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10261. 

Microsoft® Expression® Web 3 In Depth

Microsoft® Expression® Web 3 In Depth

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Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 05-OCT-2009

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Beyond the Basics…Beneath the Surface…In Depth Microsoft Expression Web 3 Advice and techniques that you need to get the job done. Looking for ways to streamline your work so that you can focus on maximizing your time? In Depth provides specific, tested, and proven solutions to the problems you run into every day—things other books ignore or oversimplify. This is the one book that you can rely on to answer all the questions you have now and will have in the future. In Depth offers: • Comprehensive coverage, with detailed solutions • Breakthrough techniques and shortcuts that...

10262. 

Apple Training Series: Mac OS X Support Essentials v10.6

Apple Training Series: Mac OS X Support Essentials v10.6

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Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 15-OCT-2009

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The only Apple-certified book on Mac OS X v10.6, this revised best-seller will take you deep inside the latest big-cat operating system—covering everything from installation to automation, customizing the operating system, supporting applications, setting up peripherals, and more. Whether you're a support technician or simply an ardent Mac user, you'll quickly learn and master the new features in Mac OS X 10.6, including native support for Microsoft Exchange Server 2007. Following the learning objectives of the Apple Certified Support Professional exam, this self-paced book is a perfect guide...

10263. 

Continuous Delivery: Reliable Software Releases through Build, Test, and Deployment Automation

Continuous Delivery: Reliable Software Releases through Build, Test, and Deployment Automation

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Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 27-JUL-2010

Insert Date: 11-DEC-2009

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Getting software released to users is often a painful, risky, and time-consuming process. This groundbreaking new book sets out the principles and technical practices that enable rapid, incremental delivery of high quality, valuable new functionality to users. Through automation of the build, deployment, and testing process, and improved collaboration between developers, testers, and operations, delivery teams can get changes released in a matter of hours— sometimes even minutes–no matter what the size of a project or the complexity of its code base. Jez Humble and David Farley...

10264. 

Using Joomla

Using Joomla

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 15-DEC-2009

Insert Date: 11-DEC-2009

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Why use Joomla? Because with Joomla you don't need to have any technical expertise or web design experience to create effective websites and web apps. Whether you're creating your first website or building a multi-function site for a client, this book provides straightforward, hands-on instruction that makes it easy to learn this open source web content management system.Written by members of the Joomla Leadership Team, Using Joomla helps newcomers quickly learn the basics, while developers with Joomla experience will pick up best practices for building more sophisticated websites. You'll...

10265. 

Windows Server® 2008 R2 Unleashed

Windows Server® 2008 R2 Unleashed

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Publisher: Sams

Publication Date: 07-JAN-2010

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Windows Server 2008 R2 Unleashed is the most comprehensive and realistic guide to planning, design, prototyping, implementation, migration, administration, and support. Based on the authors’ unsurpassed experience working with Windows Server 2008 R2 since its earliest alpha releases, it offers indispensable guidance drawn from hundreds of production environments. Microsoft MVP Rand Morimoto and his colleagues systematically introduce Windows Server 2008 R2 to IT professionals, identifying R2’s most crucial enhancements and walking through every step of installation and configuration....

10266. 

Exploratory Software Testing

Exploratory Software Testing

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Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 25-AUG-2009

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How to Find and Fix the Killer Software Bugs that Evade Conventional Testing In Exploratory Software Testing, renowned software testing expert James Whittaker reveals the real causes of today’s most serious, well-hidden software bugs--and introduces powerful new “exploratory” techniques for finding and correcting them. Drawing on nearly two decades of experience working at the cutting edge of testing with Google, Microsoft, and other top software organizations, Whittaker introduces innovative new processes for manual testing that are repeatable, prescriptive, teachable, and extremely...

10267. 

The Business of IT: How to Improve Service and Lower Costs

The Business of IT: How to Improve Service and Lower Costs

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Publisher: IBM Press

Publication Date: 18-SEP-2009

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Drive More Business Value from IT… and Bridge the Gap Between IT and Business Leadership Apply business practices throughout IT to optimize budgets and improve ROI Create higher satisfaction and more realistic expectations for IT throughout the business Written by two leading IBM experts on bringing business discipline to IT IT organizations have achieved outstanding technological maturity, but many have been slower to adopt world-class business practices. This book provides IT and business executives with methods to achieve greater business discipline throughout IT,...

10268. 

Deploying and Troubleshooting Cisco Wireless LAN Controllers

Deploying and Troubleshooting Cisco Wireless LAN Controllers

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Publisher: Cisco Press

Publication Date: 09-NOV-2009

Insert Date: 08-DEC-2009

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This is the only complete, all-in-one guide to deploying, running, and troubleshooting wireless networks with Cisco® Wireless LAN Controllers (WLCs) and Lightweight Access Point Protocol (LWAPP)/Control and Provisioning of Wireless Access Points (CAPWAP). Authored by two of the most experienced Cisco wireless support professionals, the book presents start-to-finish coverage of implementing WLCs in existing wired and wireless network environments, troubleshooting design-related issues, and using LWAPP/CAPWAP solutions to achieve your specific business and technical goals. One step at a time,...

10269. 

Sams Teach Yourself iPhone™ Application Development in 24 Hours

Sams Teach Yourself iPhone™ Application Development in 24 Hours

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Publisher: Sams

Publication Date: 15-OCT-2009

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&>A clear, easy-to-understand tutorial for developers who want to write software for today's hottest market: iPhone, iTouch, and App Store! The start-to-finish, hands-on introduction to iPhone programming for every developer, regardless of experience Introduces the iPhone development environment and teaches every essential Objective-C concept with fully-documented, carefully-explained code A complete tutorial package: step-by-step instructions, examples, Q and As, quizzes, exercises, tips, shortcuts, and more iPhone is the world's hottest application market: more than 500,000...

10270. 

Sams Teach Yourself Java™ in 24 Hours, Fifth Edition

Sams Teach Yourself Java™ in 24 Hours, Fifth Edition

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Publisher: Sams

Publication Date: 25-OCT-2009

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Sams Teach Yourself Java™ in 24 Hours Rogers Cadenhead Fifth Edition Covers Java 6 Includes Interactive Online Learning Lab Now in Full Color In just 24 lessons of one hour or less, you can learn how to create Java applications with the free NetBeans visual editing tools. Using a straightforward, step-by-step approach, popular author Rogers Cadenhead helps you master the skills and technology you need to create desktop and web programs, web services, and even a browser game in Java. Each lesson builds on what you’ve already learned, giving you a rock-solid foundation for...

10271. 

Essential C# 4.0

Essential C# 4.0

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Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 10-MAR-2010

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Essential C# 4.0 is a well-organized,“no-fluff” guide to all versions of C# for programmers at all levels of C# experience. This fully updated edition shows how to make the most of C# 4.0’s new features and programming patterns to write code that is simple, yet powerful. This edition contains two new chapters on parallel programming, multi­threading, and concurrency, as well as extensive coverage of new C# 4.0 features: dynamic typing, variance, optional/named parameters, and many other new topics. Mark Michaelis covers the C# language in depth, illustrating key constructs with...

10272. 

Inside Cyber Warfare

Inside Cyber Warfare

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 15-DEC-2009

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You may have heard about "cyber warfare" in the news, but do you really know what it is? This book provides fascinating and disturbing details on how nations, groups, and individuals throughout the world are using the Internet as an attack platform to gain military, political, and economic advantages over their adversaries. You'll learn how sophisticated hackers working on behalf of states or organized crime patiently play a high-stakes game that could target anyone, regardless of affiliation or nationality.Inside Cyber Warfare goes beyond the headlines of attention-grabbing DDoS attacks and...

10273. 

Cisco Unified Presence Fundamentals

Cisco Unified Presence Fundamentals

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Publisher: Cisco Press

Publication Date: 15-JUN-2010

Insert Date: 07-DEC-2009

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Cisco Unified Presence Fundamentals Learn how to use Cisco Unified Presence Server and Client to streamline communication and improve business agility Brian Morgan, CCIE No. 4865 Shane Lisenbea Michael C. Popovich III, CCIE No. 9599 Cisco® Unified Presence offers companies powerful opportunities to improve productivity. Building on the migration to IP telephony and the deployment of Cisco Unified Communications environments, it helps people find each other faster, solve problems more quickly, pursue opportunities with more agility, and increase customer satisfaction. Written by...

10274. 

Implement advanced WAN optimization, application acceleration, and branch virtualization with Cisco WAAS 4.1 This book brings together all the information you need to design and deploy scalable, transparent application acceleration, WAN optimization, and branch virtualization solutions with dramatically improved Wide Area Application Services (WAAS) 4.1 products from Cisco®. Cisco WAAS insiders Joel Christner, Zach Seils, and Nancy Jin systematically cover new WAAS software enhancements that enable far better performance, simplified workflow, and improved manageability. They introduce...

10275. 

Cocoa® Programming Developer’s Handbook, Second Edition

Cocoa® Programming Developer’s Handbook, Second Edition

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Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 29-DEC-2009

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The Cocoa programming environment—Apple’s powerful set of clean, object-oriented APIs—is increasingly becoming the basis of almost all contemporary Mac OS X development. With its long history of constant refinement and improvement, Cocoa has matured into a sophisticated programming environment that can make Mac OS X application development quick, efficient, and even fun. Yet for all its refined elegance and ease of use, the staggering size of the Cocoa family of APIs and the vast magnitude of the official documentation can be intimidating to even seasoned programmers. To help Mac OS X...

10276. 

Implementing SOA Using Java™ EE

Implementing SOA Using Java™ EE

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Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 23-DEC-2009

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The Practitioner’s Guide to Implementing SOA with Java EE Technologies This book brings together all the practical insight you need to successfully architect enterprise solutions and implement them using SOA and Java EE technologies. Writing for senior IT developers, strategists, and enterprise architects, the authors cover everything from concepts to implementation, requirements to tools.  The authors first review the Java EE platform’s essential elements in the context of SOA and web services deployment, and demonstrate how Java EE has evolved into the world’s best open source...

10277. 

Solaris™ 10 ZFS Essentials

Solaris™ 10 ZFS Essentials

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Publisher: Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 24-DEC-2009

Insert Date: 06-DEC-2009

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The ZFS file system offers a dramatic advance in data management with an innovative approach to data integrity, tremendous performance improvements, and a welcome integration of file system and volume management capabilities. The centerpiece of this new architecture is the concept of a virtual storage pool, which decouples the file system from physical storage in the same way that virtual memory abstracts the address space from physical memory, allowing for much more efficient use of storage devices. In ZFS, space is shared dynamically between multiple file systems from a single storage...

10278. 

The Practical, Complete Guide to Leveraging the Power of Social Networks with Lotus Connections 2.5 The first book to cover the newest version of the breakthrough product from IBM: Lotus Connections 2.5. This book includes practical techniques for building dynamic networks of coworkers, partners, and customers that promote innovation, business agility, and authoritative guidance for business and technical planning, deployment, integration, and much more. Social networking is the newest frontier in business collaboration, and IBM Lotus Connections 2.5 gives businesses the tools they need...

10279. 

IT Systems Management, Second Edition

IT Systems Management, Second Edition

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Publisher: Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 28-JAN-2010

Insert Date: 06-DEC-2009

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The best-practice guide to managing IT infrastructures–now fully updated! IT Systems Management is an up-to-the-minute guide to maintaining stable, responsive IT production environments. Top IT systems management expert Rich Schiesser illuminates both the theoretical and practical aspects of systems management, using methods and examples drawn from decades of experience leading and consulting with the world’s most complex enterprise IT organizations. This thoroughly updated edition covers every systems management discipline  and all elements of success: people, process, and technology....

10280. 

CompTIA A+ Certification: Comprehensive: Instructor's Edition

CompTIA A+ Certification: Comprehensive: Instructor's Edition

By: Axzo Press

Publisher: ILT

Publication Date: 09-OCT-2009

Insert Date: 04-DEC-2009

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This ILT Series course, rated 4.9/5.0 in overall quality by ProCert Labs, provides comprehensive training for students who already have some existing knowledge of, and support experience with, networked desktop and notebook computers running Windows 2000 Professional or any Windows XP or Windows Vista operating system. This course will prepare students, at an accelerated pace, for the two exams that make up the A+ certification 2009 Edition: CompTIA A+ Essentials and CompTIA A+ Practical Application. Students will gain the skills and knowledge necessary to perform the following tasks on...