Ubuntu Netbooks

The Path to Low-Cost Computing

Authors: van Vugt, Sander

  • Taps into Linux netbook market
  • Covers both the basics and more advanced tasks of running Ubuntu on a netbook
  • Arrives at market when netbooks are growing by 150% a year
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About this book

Welcome to the cloud for users, where the speed of Ubuntu and the ease of cloud applications unite. You can now speed up your netbook, connect to the world using 3G modems, or make calls using Skype with Ubuntu. You can even change your desktop altogether without having to worry about netbook screen real estate. Now, you will never have to worry about the lack of documentation for your netbook again.

  • Install and configure Ubuntu on a netbook.
  • Connect and secure Ubuntu on your netbook.
  • Tune Ubuntu and cloud applications to run on your netbook.

About the authors

Sander van Vugt is an independent trainer and consultant, living in the Netherlands and working throughout the European Union. He specializes in Linux and Novell systems, and has worked with both for more than 10 years. Besides being a trainer, he is also an author, having written more than 20 books and hundreds of technical articles. He is a Master Certified Novell Instructor (MCNI) and holds LPIC-1 and -2 certificates, as well as all important Novell certificates.

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Buy this book

eBook $19.99
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  • ISBN 978-1-4302-2442-6
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Download immediately after purchase
Softcover $24.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4302-2441-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Ubuntu Netbooks
Book Subtitle
The Path to Low-Cost Computing
Authors
Copyright
2009
Publisher
Apress
Copyright Holder
Sander van Vugt
eBook ISBN
978-1-4302-2442-6
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4302-2442-6
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4302-2441-9
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
250
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