Last post Dec 20, 2006 09:34 AM by SomeNewKid
Dec 20, 2006 01:28 AM|anand_n|LINK
Packt Publishing has announced the release of
Community Server Quickly, a book designed to help users build an online community as fast as possible. Written by
Anand Narayanaswamy, Independent Consultant and Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP), the book includes full coverage of installing, managing, and customizing one of the powerful
ASP.NET tool used by millions of websites worldwide.
Community Server is Telligent System's award-winning solution for quickly and easily enabling online communities. It includes a suite of integrated applications, such as blogs, discussion forums, photo sharing, file sharing, email lists, newsgroups, and more,
which together can help create a community presence. Community Server is the trusted solution for many organizations ranging from Microsoft and Dell to Conde Nast and Match.com. It also powers massive communities like the Microsoft ASP.NET forums and the XBOX
With the help of the Community Server Quickly book, users will be able to start using a 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.
The book also explores the different ways you can customize your Community Server site along with coverage of various add-ons and modules. Users will also learn how to manage a 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.
The 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 passion for a target community and a desire to provide the best platform possible to that audience.
Community Server Quickly is published by Packt and is out now. For more information and to place an order, please visit
You can also purchase the book at discounted prices from
Community Server Quickly
By Anand Narayanaswamy
ISBN: 1904811871, 300 Pages
US $35.99 (Save 10%) | GBP 22.49 (Save 10%) | Indian Rupees 1080 (Save 10%)
Packt is a modern, unique publishing company with a focus on producing cutting-edge books for communities of developers, administrators, and newbies alike. Our books and publications share the experiences of fellow IT professionals in adapting and customizing
today's systems, applications, and frameworks. Their solutions-based books give readers the knowledge and power to customize the software and technologies they’re using to get the job done.
Packt believes in Open Source. When they sell a book written on an Open Source project, they pay a royalty directly to that project. As a result of purchasing one of their open source books, Packt will have given some of the money received to that open source
For more information, please visit www.PacktPub.com
community server quickly
Dec 20, 2006 02:34 AM|paggy4u|LINK
Dec 20, 2006 04:23 AM|anand_n|LINK
Thanks. I've a doubt. Is it Book Review forum? This is because I'm unable to find any forum named Books.
Please clarify and I will post.
Dec 20, 2006 07:45 AM|paggy4u|LINK
You are right. Its the books review forum. But you can always post your thread there.
I think thats more appropriate place.
Dec 20, 2006 08:09 AM|XIII|LINK
I think thats more appropriate place.
Actually no in my opinion. The original post was very commercial and thus is more like an announcement.
Dec 20, 2006 09:34 AM|SomeNewKid|LINK
The original post was very commercial and thus is more like an announcement.
So for Anand's book, it is one post only, and only in this Announcements forum.