Just Released - Community Server Quickly

Packt Publishing has released a book titled Community Server Quickly (ISBN: 1847190871). The book will provide you with a clear and concise overview of Community Server and will impart the knowledge necessary to enable you to run and manage a Community Server solution. Authored by Anand Narayanaswamy, Independent Consultant and Microsoft MVP, the book will help you to learn about the creation of blogs, forums, photo galleries, file galleries, and use tools such as the built-in RSS reader and RSS roller in a step-by-step manner.

According to Telligent Systems, Community Server is a award-winning solution for quickly and easily enabling online communities. Written in a clear and concise manner, Community Server Quickly will guide you through the installation, administration, customization, and deployment of a Community Server solution in less than 300 pages. With the help of this book you will be able to start using your Community Server site within minutes of its installation.

The book kicks off with a brief overview of Community Server, its various editions and licensing options, and installation procedures and then delves deep into the creation and management of blogs, forums, photo galleries, file galleries, and more. It also explores the different ways you can customize your Community Server site along with coverage of various add-ons and modules. You will also learn how to manage your Community Server license and other related settings. Towards the end, the book provides an overview of the various steps required to deploy Community Server to a hosting server.

This book is aimed at the Community Server administrator with a base level of technical competence and confidence, but no prior sysadmin or developer experience or knowledge. No knowledge of ASP.NET programming is required for using this book. What is essential is your own passion for your target community and your desire to provide the best platform possible to that audience.

The author maintains a website for the purpose of the book and it can be reached at http://www.communityserverbook.com. The book can either be purchased directly from Packt Publishing for the rates mentioned below or from Amazon.co.uk.

Cover price  $39.99  £24.99  INR 1200
Standard price  $35.99 (Save 10%)  £22.49 (Save 10%)  INR 1080 (Save 10%)
Multi-buy price  $32.79 (Save 18%)  £20.49 (Save 18%)  INR 984 (Save 18%)
eBook only  $26.99  £16.99  INR 700
Book and eBook bundle  $41.39  £26.48  INR 1220