A+ Guide to Managing & Maintaining Your PC

Author: Jean Andrews

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1133135080

Category: Computers

Page: 1344

View: 6487

This step-by-step, highly visual text provides a comprehensive introduction to managing and maintaining computer hardware and software. Written by best-selling author and educator Jean Andrews, A+ GUIDE TO MANAGING AND MAINTAINING YOUR PC closely integrates the CompTIAA+ Exam objectives to prepare you for the 220-801 and 220-802 certification exams. The new Eighth Edition also features extensive updates to reflect current technology, techniques, and industry standards in the dynamic, fast-paced field of PC repair. Each chapter covers both core concepts and advanced topics, organizing material to facilitate practical application and encourage you to learn by doing. Supported by a wide range of supplemental resources to enhance learning—including innovative tools, interactive exercises and activities, and online study guides—this proven text offers an ideal way to prepare you for success as a professional PC repair technician. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

A+ Guide to Hardware

Managing, Maintaining, and Troubleshooting

Author: Jean Andrews

Publisher: Course Technology Ptr

ISBN: 9781418835613

Category: Computers

Page: 796

View: 8180

Offers test preparation questions, troubleshooting flowcharts, and sample reports.

A+ Guide to Software

Author: Jean Andrews

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1305446445

Category: Computers

Page: 816

View: 3565

This step-by-step, highly visual text provides a comprehensive introduction to managing and maintaining computer hardware and software. Written by best-selling author and educator Jean Andrews, A+ Guide to Software, Ninth Edition closely integrates the CompTIA A+ Exam objectives to prepare students for the 220-902 certification exam. The new Ninth Edition also features extensive updates to reflect current technology, techniques, and industry standards in the dynamic, fast-paced field of PC repair and information technology. Each chapter covers both core concepts and advanced topics, organizing material to facilitate practical application and encourage students to learn by doing. The new edition features more coverage of security, virtualization, new coverage of cloud computing, Linux and Mac OS, and increased emphasis on mobile devices. Supported by a wide range of supplemental resources to enhance learning with Lab Manuals, CourseNotes, online labs and the optional MindTap that includes labs, certification test prep and interactive exercises and activities, this proven text offers students an ideal way to prepare for success as a professional IT support technician. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

A Guide to Managing and Maintaining Your PC

Comprehensive

Author: Jean Andrews

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780760050835

Category: IBM Personal Computer

Page: 968

View: 8373

Serving as a comprehensive exam prep study guide for both hardware and software technologies that are non-vendor specific, this book includes coverage of the general "core" concepts module, DOS/Windows module, key Macintosh topics, and printer and monitor topics. The book features real-world examples, interactive activities, and over 100 hands-on projects that reinforce key concepts and help prepare for the exam. The CD-ROM includes practice exams.

A+ Lab Manual for Managing and Maintaining Your PC

Author: Clint Saxton

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780619015367

Category: Computer technicians

Page: 294

View: 3569

This exciting tool gives users the hands-on experience required to train for the field of PC Repair. The Lab Manual contains over 60 labs that follow topics in "A+ Guide to Managing and Maintaining Your PC, Third Edition." The Lab Manual merges tutorial and lab experiences for maximum understanding in a dynamic environment.

Lab Manual

Author: Jean Andrews

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1133135102

Category: Computers

Page: 560

View: 394

The Lab Manual is a valuable tool designed to enhance your lab experience. Lab activities, objectives, materials lists, step-by-step procedures, illustrations, and review questions are commonly found in a Lab Manual. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Lab Manual to Accompany A+ Guide to Managing and Maintaining Your PC

Author: Jean Andrews

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1435487400

Category: Computers

Page: 560

View: 1785

The Lab Manual for A+ Guide to Managing and Maintaining your PC, Seventh Edition contains additional labs designed to accompany the A+ Guide to Managing and Maintaining Your PC, Seventh Edition. This lab manual provides the additional hands-on practice needed to succeed in the industry and serves as an excellent resource to prepare for CompTIA's 2009 A+ exams. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Enhanced Guide to Managing and Maintaining Your PC

Author: Jean Andrews

Publisher: Course Technology Ptr

ISBN: 9780619034320

Category: Computers

Page: 775

View: 9631

In keeping with the success of the third edition, "Enhanced Guide to Managing & Maintaining Your PC has been updated to include the most current technology. With a new chapter on Windows 2000 and coverage on the Linux operating system, this title thoroughly covers the most up-to-date topics in the PC Repair industry. This book helps computer users gain skills required to support and repair their own PC and also covers how a computer works, and how to maintain, troubleshoot, upgrade and repair a PC. This title also serves as an excellent resource for those interested in PC Repair and/or A+ certification.

Managing Health and Wellbeing in the Public Sector

A Guide to Best Practice

Author: Cary L. Cooper,Ian Hesketh

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1317399870

Category: Psychology

Page: 120

View: 3717

As governments throughout the world experience increasing fiscal challenges, the pressures on public sectors to streamline services and harness technological advances is unprecedented. Many have undergone huge budgetary cuts as a result, but what are the effects of this intense organisational change on such a large and varied workforce? And how can managers within the public sector meet the challenge of delivering services whilst maintaining the health and wellbeing of staff tasked with carrying out the work? Managing Health and WellBeing in the Public Sector: A Guide to Best Practice is the ideal companion to any manager in these challenging times. Exploring the realities of working in the public sector, and those factors which can add meaning and purpose to working life, the book provides managers with a practical toolkit for creating the best working environment, as well as nurturing resilience and motivation within their staff. Written by two authors with a lifetime of experience in the field, the book also examines why promoting occupational health and wellbeing is beneficial to organizations, drawing on a wealth of international research to support this argument. It concludes with a series of case studies in which an international range of public sector managers discuss initiatives they have implemented, and how successful they have been. This is the ideal companion for any manager working in the public sector. It will also be instructive reading for students or researchers of occupational or organizational psychology, as well as HRM.

A+ Guide to IT Technical Support (Hardware and Software)

Author: Jean Andrews

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1305446429

Category: Computers

Page: 1119

View: 5078

This step-by-step, highly visual text provides a comprehensive introduction to managing and maintaining computer hardware and software. Written by best-selling author and educator Jean Andrews, A+ Guide to IT Technical Support, 9th Edition closely integrates the CompTIA+ Exam objectives to prepare you for the 220-901 and 220-902 certification exams. The new Ninth Edition also features extensive updates to reflect current technology, techniques, and industry standards in the dynamic, fast-paced field of PC repair and information technology. Each chapter covers both core concepts and advanced topics, organizing material to facilitate practical application and encourage you to learn by doing. The new edition features more coverage of updated hardware, security, virtualization, new coverage of cloud computing, Linux and Mac OS, and increased emphasis on mobile devices. Supported by a wide range of supplemental resources to enhance learning with Lab Manuals, CourseNotes online labs and the optional MindTap that includes online labs, certification test prep and interactive exercises and activities, this proven text offers students an ideal way to prepare for success as a professional IT support technician and administrator. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

A+ Guide to Software: Managing, Maintaining, and Troubleshooting

Author: Jean Andrews

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1435487370

Category: Computers

Page: 720

View: 9203

Written by best-selling PC repair author and educator Jean Andrews, the fifth edition of A+ GUIDE TO SOFTWARE: MANAGING, MAINTAINING, AND TROUBLESHOOTING maps fully to CompTIA’s 2009 A+ Exam objectives. This full-color guide is the most complete, step-by-step book available for learning the fundamentals of supporting and troubleshooting computer software. At the same time, it prepares readers to successfully pass the software portions of the A+ 220-701 and 220-702 exams. The new edition is formatted to support any teaching style and course format, featuring an essentials-to-practical reorganization within each chapter and inclusion of new tabs distinguishing exam content. Further content and live demonstrations with Jean Andrews are available on the accompanying CD, making this new edition a total solution for operating systems maintenance and repair. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

PC Troubleshooting Pocket Guide

Author: Jean Andrews

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781133135166

Category: Computers

Page: 320

View: 3711

Compact and portable volume designed to help students and technicians diagnose any computer problem quickly and efficiently. Up to date and current for today's technologies.

A+ Guide to Software

Managing, Maintaining, and Troubleshooting,

Author: Jean Andrews

Publisher: Course Technology Ptr

ISBN: 9781418835606

Category: Computers

Page: 704

View: 6323

This book takes you from the just-a-user level to the I-can-fix-this level for the most common PC operating system concerns. This book achieves its goals with an effective combination of tools that ... reinforce both concepts and hands-on, real-world experience. It also provides thorough preparation for CompTIA's revised 2003 A+ Operating System Technologies Exam. Students who use this book should be competent computer users. An appropriate prerequisite is a general course on microcomputer applications. -Introd.

Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide)–Fifth Edition

Author: Project Management Institute

Publisher: Project Management Institute

ISBN: 1935589814

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 589

View: 2439

A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide) —Fifth Edition reflects the collaboration and knowledge of working project managers and provides the fundamentals of project management as they apply to a wide range of projects. This internationally recognized standard gives project managers the essential tools to practice project management and deliver organizational results. • A 10th Knowledge Area has been added; Project Stakeholder Management expands upon the importance of appropriately engaging project stakeholders in key decisions and activities. • Project data information and information flow have been redefined to bring greater consistency and be more aligned with the Data, Information, Knowledge and Wisdom (DIKW) model used in the field of Knowledge Management. • Four new planning processes have been added: Plan Scope Management, Plan Schedule Management, Plan Cost Management and Plan Stakeholder Management: These were created to reinforce the concept that each of the subsidiary plans are integrated through the overall project management plan.

Managing Intelligence

A Guide for Law Enforcement Professionals

Author: John Buckley

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 1466586443

Category: Computers

Page: 503

View: 8642

Intelligence is used daily by law enforcement personnel across the world in operations to combat terrorism and drugs and to assist in investigating serious and organized crime. Managing Intelligence: A Guide for Law Enforcement Professionals is designed to assist practitioners and agencies build an efficient system to gather and manage intelligence effectively and lawfully in line with the principles of intelligence-led policing. Research for this book draws from discussions with hundreds of officers in different agencies, roles, and ranks from the UK, United States, Australia, New Zealand, and Canada. Highlighting common misunderstandings in law enforcement about intelligence, the book discusses the origins of these misunderstandings and puts intelligence in context with other policing models. It looks at human rights and ethical considerations as well as some of the psychological factors that inhibit effective intelligence management. With practical tips about problems likely to be encountered and their solutions, the book describes the "how to" of building an intelligence management system. It discusses analysis and the various methods of collecting information for intelligence purposes and concludes with a discussion of future issues for intelligence in law enforcement. Written by a practitioner with more than 30 years experience working in intelligence and law enforcement, the book helps professionals determine if what they are doing is working and gives them practical tips on how to improve. Based upon real-world empirical research, the book addresses gaps in current law enforcement procedures and integrates theory with practice to provide an optimum learning experience exploring the benefits of intelligence-led policing.

Implementing Cybersecurity

A Guide to the National Institute of Standards and Technology Risk Management Framework

Author: Anne Kohnke,Ken Sigler,Dan Shoemaker

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 1351859714

Category: Computers

Page: 337

View: 1727

The book provides the complete strategic understanding requisite to allow a person to create and use the RMF process recommendations for risk management. This will be the case both for applications of the RMF in corporate training situations, as well as for any individual who wants to obtain specialized knowledge in organizational risk management. It is an all-purpose roadmap of sorts aimed at the practical understanding and implementation of the risk management process as a standard entity. It will enable an "application" of the risk management process as well as the fundamental elements of control formulation within an applied context.

Making the Team

Author: Leigh Thompson

Publisher: Pearson Higher Ed

ISBN: 0133793656

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 480

View: 4480

This is the eBook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book. Gain inside insight to help team leaders and team members maximize their success in business. Making the Team: A Guide for Managers combines cutting-edge theory with the latest research and real-world applications in order to help team leaders and team members succeed in the business world. Every chapter of the fourth edition contains new information, new research, updated examples, and more.

Guide to Managing and Maintaining Your PC

Introductory

Author: Jean Andrews

Publisher: Course Technology Ptr

ISBN: 9780619186166

Category: Computers

Page: 592

View: 6882

Written expressly for the classroom or effective self-study, this title thoroughly covers the most up-to-date topics in the PC Repair industry, and helps computer users gain skills required to support and repair their own PCs.