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101. 

Creating Smart Virtual Appliances with IBM Image Construction and Composition Tool

Creating Smart Virtual Appliances with IBM Image Construction and Composition Tool

By: Greg Hurlebaus; Rashed Ferdous; John Jacobson; Li-Fang Lee; Jarek Miszczyk; Pat Nickel; David Peraza; Moises Romo; Kerry Staples

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 24-JUL-2013

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In a traditional deployment model, software is installed on a physical server, and it is configured for the particular data center environment. The cloud deployment model requires that the dependency on a specific hardware configuration is severed. This IBM® Redbooks® publication guides you through the transition from the traditional application deployment model to the cloud-friendly deployment model. It explains how to achieve these goals by packaging the software stacks into industry standard virtual appliances. A key part of this transition involves using the IBM Image Construction and...

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Enterprise Caching Solutions using IBM WebSphere DataPower SOA Appliances and IBM WebSphere eXtreme Scale

Enterprise Caching Solutions using IBM WebSphere DataPower SOA Appliances and IBM WebSphere eXtreme Scale

By: Jan Bajerski; Ulas Cubuk; Fernando Ewald; Susan Hanson; Kris (Krzysztof) Kobylinski; Jun Guo Ku; Anton Litvinov; Nikolay Marin; Dmitry Savustjan

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 30-APR-2013

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In the dynamic business environment of today, Information Technology (IT) organizations face challenges around scalability and performance. This IBM® Redbooks® publication is targeted for IT architects, IT personnel, and developers who are looking to integrate caching technologies, specifically elastic caching, into their business environment to enhance scalability and performance. Although it is helpful to know caching technologies, an introduction to caching technologies in general is included. In addition, technical details are provided about implementing caching by using several IBM...

103. 

IBM SAN and SVC Stretched Cluster and VMware Solution Implementation

IBM SAN and SVC Stretched Cluster and VMware Solution Implementation

By: Jon Tate; Angelo Bernasconi; Torben Jensen; Ian MacQuarrie; Ole Rasmussen; Matthew Robinson; Steven Tong

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 11-APR-2013

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This IBM® Redbooks® publication describes the IBM Storage Area Network and IBM SAN Volume Controller Stretched Cluster solution when combined with VMware. We describe guidelines, settings, and implementation steps necessary to achieve a satisfactory implementation. Business continuity and continuous application availability are among the top requirements for many organizations today. Advances in virtualization, storage, and networking have made enhanced business continuity possible. Information technology solutions can now be designed to manage both planned and unplanned outages, and the...

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Adopting IBM PureApplication System V1.0

Adopting IBM PureApplication System V1.0

By: Shivaji D Bhosale; Gabor Gyetvai; Valter Inacio Jr.; Ajay Krishna; Marcelo Mota Manhaes; Eduardo Monich Fronza; Shailendra Tangirala

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 06-MAY-2013

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This IBM® Redbooks® publication introduces users to the concepts of the IBM PureApplication™ System V1.0. This book covers the most common problems, solutions, best practices, and use cases about adopting the IBM PureApplication System V1.0. The target audience for this book is anyone from the IT industry who wants to acquire a better understanding of IBM PureApplication System, including technical consultants, business partners, and independent software vendors who are considering migrating to a cloud computing solution. This book also is applicable to system administrators, middleware...

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IBM Platform Computing Integration Solutions

IBM Platform Computing Integration Solutions

By: Dino Quintero; Ricardo Dobelin Barros; Ashraf Gomaa; José Higino; Archana Kumar; Majid Ouassir; Adam Parker; Joanna Wong

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 19-MAR-2013

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This IBM® Redbooks® publication describes the integration of IBM Platform Symphony® with IBM BigInsights™. It includes IBM Platform LSF® implementation scenarios that use IBM System x® technologies. This IBM Redbooks publication is written for consultants, technical support staff, IT architects, and IT specialists who are responsible for providing solutions and support for IBM Platform Computing solutions. This book explains how the IBM Platform Computing solutions and the IBM System x platform can help to solve customer challenges and to maximize systems throughput, capacity, and...

106. 

IBM SmartCloud Storage Access V1.1 Configuration Cookbook

IBM SmartCloud Storage Access V1.1 Configuration Cookbook

By: Larry Coyne; Wang Di; Kumar Nachiketa; Sangho Lee; Yang Yi

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 21-FEB-2013

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This IBM® Redbooks® publication will help you learn how to build a storage cloud with the IBM SmartCloud™ Storage Access solution, which consists of multiple hardware and software products including IBM Scale Out network Attached Storage (SONAS), IBM Storwize® V7000 Unified, IBM Tivoli® Storage Productivity Center, and more. To get you started, we cover the planning, installation, and configuration for each component. SmartCloud Storage Access is an IBM software product for storage cloud management that enables the cloud service with virtualization and automation. SCSA is the focal point to...

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SOA Policy, Service Gateway, and SLA Management

SOA Policy, Service Gateway, and SLA Management

By: Robert Barron; Joel Gauci; Jayanthi Krishnamurthy; Robert Laird; David Shute; Stephen Willoughby; Peter Xu

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 01-APR-2013

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This IBM® Redbooks® publication teaches you how to automate your runtime policy by using a centralized policy management system. The SOA Policy Solution provides a centralized policy administration, enforcement, and monitoring for runtime policies that enable traffic management for service level agreement enforcement, service mediation, and other customized policies. Policies can be defined once and reused among multiple services, thus enabling a standardized, consistent approach to a runtime policy that saves time and money for implementation and maintenance of non-functional requirements...

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Hybrid Cloud Integration and Monitoring with IBM WebSphere Cast Iron

Hybrid Cloud Integration and Monitoring with IBM WebSphere Cast Iron

By: Andre R Araujo; Jag Dhillon; Karen Durston; Sunil Joshi; David Kwock; Sean Liu; Loic Marsollier

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 13-DEC-2012

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Cloud computing is fast emerging as a new consumption and delivery model for IT solutions. Two distinct cloud patterns have evolved. Private clouds are custom cloud applications that are on premise to companies. Public clouds are owned and managed by a service provider and are delivered on a pay-per-use basis. Although the debate between the use of private versus public cloud continues, the industry is moving ever faster toward a hybrid solution. Hybrid clouds address the integration of traditional IT environments with one or more clouds, private and public. IBM® WebSphere® Cast Iron® along...

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Take Control of Apple Mail

Take Control of Apple Mail

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Publisher: TidBITS Publishing, Inc.

Publication Date: 28-FEB-2014

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Master Mail in Mavericks and iOS 7!Email is essential for everything from work to shopping to keeping in touch with family. Could you get anything done without it? In this book, email expert Joe Kissell helps you make sure Apple Mail won't leave you in the lurch, providing essential setup, usage, and troubleshooting advice, whether you use Gmail, iCloud, Exchange, or IMAP -- or more than one -- in both OS X 10.9 Mavericks on your Mac and iOS 7 on your iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch.Along the way, Joe explains core concepts like special IMAP mailboxes and email archiving, reveals Mail's hidden...

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David Busch’S Compact Field Guide For The Nikon® D5300

David Busch’S Compact Field Guide For The Nikon® D5300

By: David D. Busch

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 08-APR-2014

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Are you tired of squinting at the tiny color-coded tables and difficult-to-read text you find on the typical laminated reference card that you keep with you when you're in the field or on location? Well throw away your cheat sheets and command cards! DAVID BUSCH'S COMPACT FIELD GUIDE FOR THE NIKON D5300 is your solution. This reference guide condenses all the information you'll need while shooting. You'll find every settings option for your Nikon D5300 listed, along with advice on why you should use-or not use-each adjustment. Useful tables provide recommended settings for a wide variety of...

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Exam Ref 70-687: Configuring Windows 8.1

Exam Ref 70-687: Configuring Windows 8.1

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Publisher: Microsoft Press

Publication Date: 18-MAR-2014

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Fully updated for Windows 8.1, and designed for experienced IT professionals ready to advance their status, this Exam Ref focuses on the critical-thinking and decision-making acumen needed for success at the MCSA or MCSE level....

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Exam Ref 70-412: Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 R2 Services

Exam Ref 70-412: Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 R2 Services

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Publisher: Microsoft Press

Publication Date: 19-MAR-2014

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Fully updated for Windows Server 2012 R2, and designed for experienced IT professionals ready to advance their status, this Exam Ref focuses on the critical-thinking and decision-making acumen needed for success at the MCSA or MCSE level....

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3ds Max 8 Essentials

3ds Max 8 Essentials

By: Autodesk

Publisher: Focal Press

Publication Date: 06-DEC-2005

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Welcome to the Autodesk Media and Entertainment Official Training Courseware for 3ds Max 8 software! Consider this book an all-access pass to the production and training experience of Autodesk developers and training experts. Written for self-paced learning or instructor-led classroom training, the manual will teach you the fundamentals of using 3ds Max 8. The book is organized into sections dedicated to animation, modelling, materials, lighting and rendering. Each section covers basic theory, and then includes exercises for hands-on demonstration of the concept. By the end of the book, you...

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Google Apps Script, 2nd Edition

Google Apps Script, 2nd Edition

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 31-MAR-2014

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Learn how to create dynamic web applications with Google Apps Script and take full advantage of your Google-hosted services. If you have basic coding skills and some JavaScript experience, this practical book shows you how Apps Script works, and provides step-by-step guidance for building applications you can use right away....

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(MCTS) Microsoft BizTalk Server (70-595) Certification and Assessment Guide Second Edition

(MCTS) Microsoft BizTalk Server (70-595) Certification and Assessment Guide Second Edition

By: Johan Hedberg; Morten la Cour; Kent Weare

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 10-MAR-2014

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Including Microsoft Partner Network Technical Competency Assessment for Application Integration (BizTalk Server 2013) and Windows Azure BizTalk Services coverage This book will deliver all that you need to know to pass the 70-595 TS: Developing Business Process and Integration Solutions by Using Microsoft BizTalk Server 2010 exam or the Microsoft Partner Network BizTalk Technical Competency Assessment for Application Integration (BizTalk Server 2013). Features a comprehensive set of test questions and answers that will prepare you for the actual tests. The layout and content of...

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Windows Server 2012 R2 Pocket Consultant: Essentials & Configuration

Windows Server 2012 R2 Pocket Consultant: Essentials & Configuration

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Publisher: Microsoft Press

Publication Date: 12-MAR-2014

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Portable and precise, this pocket-sized guide delivers ready answers for administering configuration and core functionality in Windows Server 2012 R2....

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Sams Teach Yourself Objective-C in 24 Hours, Second Edition

Sams Teach Yourself Objective-C in 24 Hours, Second Edition

By: Jesse Feiler

Publisher: Sams

Publication Date: 09-MAR-2014

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Full-color figures and code appear as they do in Xcode 5. In just 24 sessions of one hour or less, you can master the Objective-C language and start using it to write powerful native applications for even the newest Macs and iOS devices! Using this book’s straightforward, step-by-step approach, you’ll get comfortable with Objective-C’s unique capabilities and Apple’s Xcode 5 development environment…make the most of Objective-C objects and messaging…work effectively with design patterns, collections, blocks, Foundation Classes, threading, Git…and a whole lot more. Every lesson builds on what...

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Windows® 8.1 IN DEPTH

Windows® 8.1 IN DEPTH

By: Brian Knittel; Paul McFedries

Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 26-MAR-2014

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Windows® 8.1 IN DEPTH Do more in less time! Experienced with Windows? Don’t let Windows 8.1 make you feel like a beginner again! This book is packed with intensely useful knowledge you won’t find anywhere else. Full of new tips and shortcuts, it’s the fastest, best way to master Windows 8.1’s full power, get comfortable with its radically different interface, and leverage its new tools for everything from business to video, security to social networking! •    Take a quick guided tour of everything that’s new in Windows 8.1 •    Survive without the Start menu •    Navigate...

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Scaling Networks Companion Guide

Scaling Networks Companion Guide

By: Cisco Networking Academy

Publisher: Cisco Press

Publication Date: 30-MAR-2014

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Scaling Networks Companion Guide is the official supplemental textbook for the Scaling Networks course in the Cisco®  CCNA® Academy® This course describes the architecture, components, and operations of routers and switches in a large and complex network. You will learn how to configure routers and switches for advanced functionality. By the end of this course, you will be able to configure and troubleshoot routers and switches and resolve common issues with OSPF, EIGRP, STP, and VTP in both IPv4 and IPv6 networks. You will also develop the knowledge and skills needed to implement DHCP and...

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Focal Easy Guide to Maya 5

Focal Easy Guide to Maya 5

By: Jason Patnode

Publisher: Focal Press

Publication Date: 02-OCT-2012

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Clear, concise, expert coverage of a powerful package at your fingertips!...