From Microsoft Press
We’re pleased to announce the availability of Exam Ref 70-412: Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 R2 Services (9780735673618), by J.C. Mackin and Orin Thomas.
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Description Fully updated for Windows Server 2012 R2! Prepare for Microsoft Exam 70-412—and help demonstrate your real-world mastery of advanced configuration tasks for Windows Server infrastructure. Designed for experienced IT professionals ready to advance their status, Exam Ref focuses on the critical-thinking and decision-making acumen needed for success at the MCSA or MCSE level.
Focus on the expertise measured by these objectives:
· Configure and manage high availability
· Configure file and storage solutions
· Implement business continuity and disaster recovery
· Configure network services
· Configure the Active Directory infrastructure
· Configure access and information protection solutions
This Microsoft Exam Ref:
· Organizes its coverage by objectives for Exam 70-412.
· Features strategic, what-if scenarios to challenge candidates.
· Designed for IT professionals who have real-world experience configuring Windows Server 2012 R2 services in an enterprise environment.
Note: Exam 70-412 counts as credit toward MCSA and MCSE certifications
About the Authors
J.C. Mackin, MCITP, MCSE, MCT, has 10+ years' experience with Microsoft networks and is an IT consultant, trainer, and author.
Orin Thomas is a consultant, writer, and Microsoft MVP whose books include the Microsoft Press Training Kits for Exams 70-646, 70-647, 70-662, and 70-680. He is also a contributing editor for Windows IT Pro magazine.
Has anyone read this as a means to prepare for the 70-412 exam? The two amazon reviews don't do much to put me at ease about the book.