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The Architecture of Open Source Applications: Elegance, Evolution, and a Few Fearless Hacks By Amy Brown, Greg Wilson
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Architects look at thousands of buildings during their training, and study critiques of those buildings written by masters. In contrast, most software developers only ever get to know a handful of... More > large programs well — usually programs they wrote themselves — and never study the great programs of history. As a result, they repeat one another’s mistakes rather than building on one another’s successes. This book’s goal is to change that. In it, the authors of twenty-five open source applications explain how their software is structured, and why. What are each program's major components? How do they interact? And what did their builders learn during their development? In answering these questions, the contributors to this book provide unique insights into how they think.< Less
An Introduction to IT PROJECT FINANCIALS - budgeting, cost management and chargebacks. By Michael Gentle
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SHOW ME THE MONEY! You can assemble the best project teams and meet all of your milestones and deliverables, but at the end of the day, your projects live or die by their financials. And that... More > means getting a handle on everything from investment planning and budgeting to cost management and chargebacks. The good news is that you don’t have to a bean-counter to understand this, for only 20% of IT project financials is accounting – the rest is all process. In a clear and engaging style, Michael Gentle lifts the veil off things like portfolio management, capex and opex, depreciation, cost management and forecasting. You’ll then understand why time entry is not going away anytime soon (sorry, folks!), and why chargebacks are so hard to implement. Michael Gentle has over 25 years of experience in IT departments and software vendors in Europe, North America and Asia-Pacific. He is also the author of IT Success! and The CRM Project Management Handbook.< Less
Scrumban - Essays on Kanban Systems for Lean Software Development By Corey Ladas
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Corey Ladas' groundbreaking paper "ScrumBan" has captured the imagination of the software development world. Scrum and agile methodologies have helped software development teams organize... More > and become more efficient. Lean methods like kanban can extend these benefits. Kanban also provides a powerful mechanism to identify process improvement opportunities. This book covers some of the metrics and day-to-day management techniques that make continuous improvement an achievable outcome in the real world. ScrumBan the book provides a series of essays that give practitioners the background needed to create more robust practices combining the best of agile and lean.< Less
Advanced Data Recovery Research and Whitepaper - Color Version By Scott Moulton
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COLOR VERSION NEW! I have published a Book/PDF version of my famous Advanced Data Recovery Research and Whitepapers and the Hard Drive Data Recovery Diagnostics FLOWCHART in a new format. This book... More > is over 90 pages of research on advanced hard drive recoveries and how to perform a recovery. What is the clicking noise the drive makes during the Click of Death, and what is the cause of this. During this discovery you will also find be educated on most of the function of the drive and the basics of a repair process.< Less
Solid State Drives and How they Work! - Color Version By Scott Moulton
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This book is over 100 pages about the basics for how SSD NAND Drives (Flash Memory) and Solid State Drives and how they work from a Forensic and Data Recovery Standpoint. There are hundreds of... More > Graphics including Text and Content written by Scott Moulton about the process Flash Drives and SSD drives perform on your data. This is a must for all Forensic and Data Recovery People looking for information about how Solid State Drives Work. NOTE: This is the Color Version.< Less
Definitive Guide to Google Summer of Code By Shahzad Saeed
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Google Summer of Code is a program announced by Google for student developers which offer them stipends to write code for various open source software projects. Definitive Guide to Google Summer of... More > Code is unique premium guide for students who are willing to participate on (GSoC) Google Summer of Code.< Less
The Architecture of Open Source Applications, Volume II: Structure, Scale, and a Few More Fearless Hacks By Amy Brown, Greg Wilson
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Architects look at thousands of buildings during their training, and study critiques of those buildings written by masters. In contrast, most software developers only ever get to know a handful of... More > large programs well — usually programs they wrote themselves — and never study the great programs of history. As a result, they repeat one another’s mistakes rather than building on one another’s successes. This second volume of The Architecture of Open Source Applications aims to change that. In it, the authors of twenty-four open source applications explain how their software is structured, and why. What are each program's major components? How do they interact? And what did their builders learn during their development? In answering these questions, the contributors to this book provide unique insights into how they think. All royalties from the sales of both volumes of this book in all forms go to Amnesty International.< Less
Vtiger CRM v6.5.0 - User and Administration Manual By Frank Piepiorra
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(1 Ratings)
The vtiger CRM is one of the most exciting and best professional-quality Open Source CRM products for small and medium enterprises today. This book covers the CRM version 6.5.0 and is a step-by-step... More > guide to using this powerful CRM application in your business and provides a practical, hands on introduction for beginners as well as experienced CRM system administrators. It covers such topics as navigating and personalizing the system, working with accounts and contacts, using e-mail, managing activities and reports, and security. If you are seriously interested in vtiger CRM you can't be without it. This book has been written for users and administrators only. If you are looking for developer support you may visit vtiger's web page.< Less
An Introduction to Seaside By Michael Perscheid et al.
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Seaside is a Web development framework implemented in Smalltalk. It allows the easy creation of powerful Web applications using high level abstractions on the application components and on the... More > underlying hypertext transfer protocol. In doing so, it builds upon the strengths of the Smalltalk object-oriented programming language and transcends many of the common practices needed in other, less dynamic languages. This book explains the major concepts of Seaside in a clear and intuitive style. A working example of a ToDo List application is developed to illustrate the framework's important concepts that build upon each other in an orderly progression. Besides the notions of users, tasks, components, forms and deployment, additional topics such as persistence, Ajax and Magritte are also discussed.< Less
Making Word Work for You By Hilary Powers
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Successful freelance editor Hilary Powers explains how to get the most out of Microsoft Word when editing manuscripts on screen. Powers has been a freelancer since 1994, and utilizes her expertise as... More > well as her experience in holding forth on Word. Among the subjects she covers are personalizing the program and the screen to meet your own needs and taste, deploying Word's custom features, domesticating Track Changes, creating and using macros and templates, coping with the snares and pitfalls Word users often encounter, and finding useful resources and program add-ins. With her guidance, editors can not only feel more comfortable using Word, but increase their page-per-hour output as well as their income.< Less
Beginning Programming with Liberty BASIC By Carl Gundel
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You can realize your goal to become a computer programmer quickly and have fun too with this step by step guide. With practical examples and a sense of humor, Carl Gundel will teach you from soup to... More > nuts. If you know nothing about programming you will have everything you need. If you've ever programmed in BASIC or dabbled in programming you will quickly master the Liberty BASIC programming language for creating custom Windows applications, utilities, games and more. You will learn the essentials of programming and you will also learn good practices so that you'll be ready to take on other popular programming languages.< Less
Kanban and Scrum - making the most of both By Henrik Kniberg, Mattias Skarin
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Scrum and Kanban are two flavours of Agile software development - two deceptively simple but surprisingly powerful approaches to software development. So how do they relate to each other? The... More > purpose of this book is to clear up the fog, so you can figure out how Kanban and Scrum might be useful in your environment. Part I illustrates the similarities and differences between Kanban and Scrum, comparing for understanding, not for judgement. There is no such thing as a good or bad tool – just good or bad decisions about when and how to use which tool. This book includes: - Kanban and Scrum in a nutshell - Comparison of Kanban and Scrum and other Agile methods - Practical examples and pitfalls - Cartoons and diagrams illustrating day-to-day work - Detailed case study of a Kanban implementation within a Scrum organization Part II is a case study illustrating how a Scrum-based development organization implemented Kanban in their operations and support teams.< Less
The Architecture of Open Source Applications, Volume II By Amy Brown, Greg Wilson
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Architects look at thousands of buildings during their training, and study critiques of those buildings written by masters. In contrast, most software developers only ever get to know a handful of... More > large programs well — usually programs they wrote themselves — and never study the great programs of history. As a result, they repeat one another’s mistakes rather than building on one another’s successes. This second volume of The Architecture of Open Source Applications aims to change that. In it, the authors of twenty-four open source applications explain how their software is structured, and why. What are each program's major components? How do they interact? And what did their builders learn during their development? In answering these questions, the contributors to this book provide unique insights into how they think.< Less
Real World Java EE Patterns-Rethinking Best Practices By Adam Bien
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Real World Java EE Patterns - Rethinking Best Practices (http://realworldpatterns.com) discusses patterns and best practices in a structured way, with code from real world projects. The rewritten... More > and re-edited version of this book covers: an introduction into the core principles and APIs of Java EE 6, principles of transactions, isolation levels, CAP and BASE, remoting, pragmatic modularization and structure of Java EE applications, discussion of superfluous patterns and outdated best practices, patterns for domain driven and service oriented components, custom scopes, asynchronous processing and parallelization, real time HTTP events, schedulers, REST optimizations, plugins and monitoring tools, and fully functional JCA 1.6 implementation. Real World Java EE Patterns--Rethinking Best Practices will not only help experienced developers and architects to write concise code, but especially help you to shrink the codebase to unbelievably small sizes :-).< Less
Journal of Technology Research By Volume 3 July 2012
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The Journal of Technology Research (JTR) publishes original, unpublished manuscripts related to contemporary issues in information technology. Any topic related to technology implementation,... More > utilization, development, financial justification, or functional evaluation in a business environment is appropriate for publication consideration in the journal. This journal is listed in the Cabell's Directory of Publishing Opportunities with an initial acceptance rate of less than 20%.< Less
The Architecture of Open Source Applications By Amy Brown, Greg Wilson
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Architects look at thousands of buildings during their training, and study critiques of those buildings written by masters. In contrast, most software developers only ever get to know a handful of... More > large programs well — usually programs they wrote themselves — and never study the great programs of history. As a result, they repeat one another’s mistakes rather than building on one another’s successes. This book’s goal is to change that. In it, the authors of twenty-five open source applications explain how their software is structured, and why. What are each program's major components? How do they interact? And what did their builders learn during their development? In answering these questions, the contributors to this book provide unique insights into how they think.< Less
Python 101 By Michael Driscoll
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Learn how to program with Python 3 from beginning to end. My book is made primarily for beginners. However, at least two-thirds of it is aimed at intermediate programmers. You may be wondering how... More > that works. The book will be split into five parts: beginner material, the Python standard library, intermediate topics, 3rd party modules, and distribution.< Less
UNIX Shell Programming Interview Questions You'll Most Likely Be Asked By Vibrant Publishers
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UNIX Shell Programming Interview Questions You'll Most Likely Be Asked is a perfect companion to stand ahead above the rest in today’s competitive job market. Rather than going through... More > comprehensive, textbook-sized reference guides, this book includes only the information required immediately for job search to build an IT career. This book puts the interviewee in the driver's seat and helps them steer their way to impress the interviewer. Includes: a) 201 UNIX Shell Programming Interview Questions, Answers and Proven Strategies for getting hired as an IT professional b) Dozens of examples to respond to interview questions c) 51 HR Questions with Answers and Proven strategies to give specific, impressive, answers that help nail the interviews d) 2 Aptitude Tests download available on www.vibrantpublishers.com< Less
Apache Web Server Interview Questions You'll Most Likely Be Asked By Vibrant Publishers
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Apache Web Server Interview Questions You'll Most Likely Be Asked is a perfect companion to stand ahead above the rest in today’s competitive job market. Rather than going through... More > comprehensive, textbook-sized reference guides, this book includes only the information required immediately for job search to build an IT career. This book puts the interviewee in the driver's seat and helps them steer their way to impress the interviewer. Includes: a) 200 Apache Web Server Interview Questions, Answers and Proven Strategies for getting hired as an IT professional b) Dozens of examples to respond to interview questions c) 51 HR Questions with Answers and Proven strategies to give specific, impressive, answers that help nail the interviews d) 2 Aptitude Tests download available on www.vibrantpublishers.com< Less
Understanding Software Engineering: A Basic Guide By Mohammad Mohsen Ahmadinejad
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This book is for people who have experienced the pleasures of writing programs and who want to see how things change in the scale up to large programs and software systems.This book explains the... More > different principles, techniques and tools that are used in soft- ware development. These are the mainstream methods that are currently used through- out the industrialized world. This book provides an introduction to software engineering for students in under- graduate programs in Computer Science,Computer Studies, Information Technology, Software Engineering and related fields at the college or university level. The book is also aimed at practising software developers in industry and commerce who wish to keep abreast of current ideas in software engineering.< Less
Computer Architecture Interview Questions You'll Most Likely Be Asked By Vibrant Publishers
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Computer Architecture Interview Questions You'll Most Likely Be Asked is a perfect companion to stand ahead above the rest in today’s competitive job market. Rather than going through... More > comprehensive, textbook-sized reference guides, this book includes only the information required immediately for job search to build an IT career. This book puts the interviewee in the driver's seat and helps them steer their way to impress the interviewer. Includes: a) 200 Computer Architecture Interview Questions, Answers and Proven Strategies for getting hired as an IT professional b) Dozens of examples to respond to interview questions c) 51 HR Questions with Answers and Proven strategies to give specific, impressive, answers that help nail the interviews d) 2 Aptitude Tests download available on www.vibrantpublishers.com< Less
On Lisp By Paul Graham
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This is the book On Lisp by Paul Graham. It describes advanced programming techniques in Common Lisp. The book is out of print. This version was generated from... More > http://www.lurklurk.org/onlisp/onlisp.html.< Less
Look Smarter Than You Are with Oracle Enterprise Performance Reporting Cloud By interRel Consulting, Opal Alapat
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Oracle Enterprise Performance Reporting Cloud Service (EPRCS) takes your enterprise-wide reporting process to the next level by providing collaborative, secure, and narrative reporting. This easy to... More > learn Cloud-only solution combines data and narration in consistent looking reports and reduces the time to generate report packages so you can focus on value added analysis to improve business decisions. Look Smarter Than You Are with Oracle Enterprise Performance Reporting Cloud Service will walk you through how to build and then execute a full reporting cycle from start to finish using this powerful new solution. You will learn: How to build a report package and then execute the reporting cycle from start to finish Review authored doclets and interact with Authors using commentary Sign-off or reject the final product Assign security How to administer and personalize your reporting environment How to migrate objects between environments How to build a custom reporting application to house additional data< Less
C Files By Ian Beardsley
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In order to model the future we have to understand something about climate science. We look at theories for modeling the future and for climate science. We model in C, and provide the source code.
Operating Systems: Three Easy Pieces (Softcover Version 0.91) By Remzi Arpaci-Dusseau, Andrea Arpaci-Dusseau
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A book covering the fundamentals of operating systems, including virtualization of the CPU and memory, threads and concurrency, and file and storage systems. Written by professors active in the field... More > for 20 years, this text has been developed in the classrooms of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and has been used in the instruction of thousands of students.< Less