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New resource is a resource for technical training, including information related to Microsoft products, courses, certifications, links to technical articles, books, downloads, Q&As, tips & tricks, security and more.  

Networking Tutorials
Six tutorials to help provide you with a solid foundation and understanding of basic networking protocols and techniques. From the basics and on up.

Linux High Performance SCSI & RAID
From what it is, why you should use it, choosing the right I/O setup, optimizing your setup, the Linux SCSI subsystem and more.

Build your own Home Server
This guide covers purchasing components, choosing operating system and installation, client computer configuration, getting a free domain name, setting up as an FTP server, web server, file/print server and configuring clients to use folders and printers. Nicely laid out and informative.

Sharing a Cable/DSL or Dial-up Connection
These pages describe how to share a single dial-up, ISDN, cable or xDSL internet connection among multiple computers on your LAN. (Windows and MacOS configurations are covered!) 

Charles Spurgeon's Ethernet Web Site
Very readable and great illustrations, also. This site provides extensive information about Ethernet (IEEE 802.3) local area network (LAN) technology, including the original 10 Megabit per second (Mbps) system, the 100 Mbps Fast Ethernet system (802.3u), and the Gigabit Ethernet system (802.3z).

Cisco Connection Documentation
Online installation and configuration guides for all Cisco products, switch software guides, configuration notes, and more. Complete user guides and useful technology information.

Windows NT FAQ's
NT FAQ's or download the complete FAQ. Also, multiple NT topic discussion areas for more targeted results. Updated at least every Monday. (WOW)

NT Security
CHECK THIS OUT! Info upon info. Very resourceful.

Windows NT Tips, Tricks, Registry Hacks and more...
Certainly for anyone seeking answers to NT/2000 administration questions. It looks like over 2000 to date and new dirt is added daily. WOW.

Jon's Closet
Jon has put together this great guide to wiring your house for a home network, through his own experience of learning the hard way with a lack of information. Very informative.

World of Windows Networking
Great FAQ's for Windows95 / 98 / NT4 Networking, and trouble shooting. Dig around...there really is some useful info here.

Linux Online - How to Documents
Incredible number of Linux "how to's". Very useful if you're looking for a step-by-step set of instructions. A lot more on this Linux site also.

At Home With Network Cabling
Plug in for the EIA/TIA-568A standard on structured cabling, and the reality of wiring your own home. Good dirt here from Mike & Anne Combs. Well done.

The Home PC Network site
The site for information on home PC networks. This site is designed for "regular people" (without electrical engineering degrees) by regular people who each have more than 10 years of real world experience with home networks.

Network Computing Online Home Page
Great resource! Info, how to, up to date news etc. from CMPnet.

Novell - NetWare Users International
Novel networking info page

Welcome to Bala's Networking & UNIX Page
Fast Track, UNIX, TCP/IP, SNMP, World Wide Web HTML, JAVA, CGI, ATM, Ethernet, Token Ring Advanced, NetWorks , USENIX, World Wide Web Org, Internet InterNIC, ANSI, Freeware Search

Network Administrator's Survival Handbook
You will find basic instructions on installing and configuring network hardware and software, answers to common networking questions and more. The online version of NASH also includes links to many other information servers on the Internet.

UNIX help for users
Helpful information for users of the UNIX operating system, developed at the University of Edinburgh

Windows NT Server
Windows NT Server homepage from Microsoft.

Yahoo! Computers and Internet: Communications and Networking
Quite a few good references...

The UNIX Page
A number of different sources on computing in the UNIX environment. (Others, also.)


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