Today's tools for connectivity are more sophisticated and flexible than ever. As a result, there are more variables involved in setting them up and making them all work together. Mission Critical ISA Server 2000 is designed to provide practical guidance to administrators at businesses that are going online. It teaches readers how to use the components of ISA Server 2000, Microsoft's platform for building and operating ecommerce and Web solutions, and how to connect a network to the Internet, maintain the connection, and troubleshoot remote users' hardware and software configuration problems, all while maintaining maximum network security.
Because security and network performance-the two pronged purpose of ISA Server-are so important in today's interconnected world, ISA Server plays a vital role in your overall network design. Configuring ISA Server 2000 will play an equally vital role in helping you understand Microsoft's much-anticipated Web-caching, filtering, and connection-sharing software package, Internet Security and Acceleration Server 2000-or more simply, ISA Server.
Guide to help you in understanding Microsoft's much anticipated Web Caching, filtering, and connection sharing software package, ISA Server. CD-ROM included.
About the Author
Thomas W. Shinder, M.D. (MCSE, MCP+I, MCT) is a technology trainer and consultant in the Dallas-Ft. Worth metroplex. Dr. Shinder has consulted with major firms, including Xerox, Lucent Technologies, and FINA Oil, assisting in the development and implementation of IP-based communications strategies. Dr. Shinder attended medical school at the University of Illinois in Chicago, and trained in neurology at the Oregon Health Sciences Center in Portland, Oregon. His fascination with interneuronal communication ultimately melded with his interest in internetworking and led him to focus on systems engineering.
Debra Littlejohn Shinder (MCSE, MCP+I, MCT) is an instructor in the AATP program at Eastfield College, Dallas County Community College District, where she has taught since 1992.She and her husband, Dr. Thomas W. Shinder, provide consulting and technical support services to Dallas area organizations.
Martin Grasdal (MCSE+I, MCT, CNE, CNI CTT, A+), Director of Cransession Content at Brainbuzz.com, has worked in the computer industry for over eight years. He has been an CT since 1995 and an MCSE since 1996. His training and networking experience covers a broad range of products, including NetWare, Lotus Notes, Windows NT and 2000, Exchange Server, IIS, and Proxy Server.