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1081. 

Effective XML: 50 Specific Ways to Improve Your XML

Effective XML: 50 Specific Ways to Improve Your XML

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Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 22-SEP-2003

Insert Date: 19-NOV-2003

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Praise for Effective XML “This is an excellent collection of XML best practices: essential reading for any developer using XML. This book will help you avoid common pitfalls and ensure your XML applications remain practical and interoperable for as long as possible.”      —Edd Dumbill, Managing Editor, XML.com and Program Chair, XML Europe “A collection of useful advice about XML and related technologies. Well worth reading both before, during, and after XML application development.”      —Sean McGrath, CTO, Propylon “A book on many best practices for XML that we have been eagerly...

1082. 

Domain-Driven Design: Tackling Complexity in the Heart of Software

Domain-Driven Design: Tackling Complexity in the Heart of Software

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Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 20-AUG-2003

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“Eric Evans has written a fantastic book on how you can make the design of your software match your mental model of the problem domain you are addressing. “His book is very compatible with XP. It is not about drawing pictures of a domain; it is about how you think of it, the language you use to talk about it, and how you organize your software to reflect your improving understanding of it. Eric thinks that learning about your problem domain is as likely to happen at the end of your project as at the beginning, and so refactoring is a big part of his technique. “The book is a fun read....

1083. 

J2EE™ Web Services

J2EE™ Web Services

By: Richard Monson-Haefel

Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 20-OCT-2003

Insert Date: 14-NOV-2003

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“J2EE™ Web Services is written in the tradition of great books people have come to expect from author Richard Monson-Haefel. More than a complete and concise Web services reference, this essential guide is the way for J2EE developers to quickly master Web services architecture and development.”          —Floyd Marinescu              Author, EJB Design Patterns              Director, TheServerSide.com “Written in a straightforward and approachable style, Monson-Haefel’s latest book is a mustread for any Java developer who is serious about understanding and applying the J2EE APIs in...

1084. 

Supply Chains: A Manager's Guide

Supply Chains: A Manager's Guide

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Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 24-SEP-2003

Insert Date: 07-NOV-2003

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“An excellent summary of the state of supply chain management going into the twenty-first century. Explains the essential concepts clearly and offers practical, down-to-earth advice for making supply chains more efficient and adaptive. Truly a survival guide for executives as they struggle to cope with the increasing competition between supply chains.”      —Christian Knoll, Vice President of Global Supply Chain Management, SAP AG “Through real-world case studies and graphic illustrations, David Taylor clearly demonstrates the bottom-line benefits of managing the supply chain effectively....

1085. 

Windows Forms Programming in C#

Windows Forms Programming in C#

By: Chris Sells

Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 27-AUG-2003

Insert Date: 05-NOV-2003

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Praise for Windows Forms Programming in C# “Chris may have a strong affinity for semi-colons, but anybody who’s programming Windows Forms needs to read this book.”      —Brian Randell, Visual Basic Guru and DevelopMentor Instructor “Chris Sells has done it again. This book has everything a developer needs to know to write serious WinForms applications. Chris leaves no stone unturned in explaining the WinForms programming model and arming developers with the knowledge they need to exploit WinForms to the fullest. And, as if that weren’t enough, Chris’s writing style makes this book...

1086. 

Agile and Iterative Development: A Manager's Guide

Agile and Iterative Development: A Manager's Guide

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Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 11-AUG-2003

Insert Date: 04-NOV-2003

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Agile/iterative methods: From business case to successful implementation This is the definitive guide for managers and students to agile and iterative development methods: what they are, how they work, how to implement them—and why you should. Using statistically significant research and large-scale case studies, noted methods expert Craig Larman presents the most convincing case ever made for iterative development. Larman offers a concise, information-packed summary of the key ideas that drive all agile and iterative processes, with the details of four noteworthy iterative methods:...

1087. 

Building Applications and Components with Visual Basic .NET

Building Applications and Components with Visual Basic .NET

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Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 13-OCT-2003

Insert Date: 04-NOV-2003

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Praise for Building Applications and Components with Visual Basic .NET “Ted shows a great depth of knowledge all the way down to the underlying mechanics of .NET. The author’s depth in certain areas, like Events and Delegates, makes this a very useful book.”          —Gregory A. Beamer, Microsoft MVP “The content in Building Applications and Components with Visual Basic .NET is quite unique; I don’t think any other book covers the OOP features in the detail as this book does. This book is a definitive guide for all VB developers looking to master OOP...

1088. 

From Java to C#: A Developer's Guide

From Java to C#: A Developer's Guide

By: Heng Ngee Mok

Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 17-JAN-2003

Insert Date: 29-OCT-2003

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The fastest way for Java developers to pick up C# and .Net - by leveraging on what they already know in Java to learn the new language.  Allows a Java developer to pick up C# as quickly as possible by highlighting the similarities and differences between the two languages. Extensive detailed coverage of the new features in C# not found in Java. A useful introduction to the .NET platform and how the new architecture works.  It's important for a C# developer to know what happens behind the scenes. User Level: Intermediate. Audience: All intermediate Java...

1089. 

Programmer's Guide to Java™ Certification, A: A Comprehensive Primer, Second Edition

Programmer's Guide to Java™ Certification, A: A Comprehensive Primer, Second Edition

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Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 04-AUG-2003

Insert Date: 29-OCT-2003

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A new edition of this title is available, ISBN-10: 0321556054 ISBN-13: 9780321556059...

1090. 

Humane Interface, The: New Directions for Designing Interactive Systems

Humane Interface, The: New Directions for Designing Interactive Systems

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Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 29-MAR-2000

Insert Date: 28-OCT-2003

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"Deep thinking is rare in this field where most companies are glad to copy designs that were great back in the 1970s. The Humane Interface is a gourmet dish from a master chef. Five mice!" --Jakob Nielsen, Nielsen Norman Group Author of Designing Web Usability: The Practice of Simplicity This unique guide to interactive system design reflects the experience and vision of Jef Raskin, the creator of the Apple Macintosh. Other books may show how to use today's widgets and interface ideas effectively. Raskin, however, demonstrates that many current interface paradigms are dead ends, and...

1091. 

Eclipse Modeling Framework: A Developer's Guide

Eclipse Modeling Framework: A Developer's Guide

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Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 11-AUG-2003

Insert Date: 28-OCT-2003

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A new edition of this title is available, ISBN-10: 0321331885 ISBN-13: 9780321331885...

1092. 

Critical Testing Processes: Plan, Prepare, Perform, Perfect

Critical Testing Processes: Plan, Prepare, Perform, Perfect

By: Rex Black

Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 29-JUL-2003

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The advent of agile methodologies and test-driven development has brought software testing to the forefront of application development. Yet in today’s harried rush-to-market development environment, organizations must find a delicate balance between product release and product quality. In Critical Testing Processes, the author distills knowledge gained from 20 years of testing experience into twelve critical processes. These include highly visible processes by which peers and management judge competence, and mission-critical processes in which performance affects the company’s profits and...

1093. 

IP Storage Networking: Straight to the Core

IP Storage Networking: Straight to the Core

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Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 02-JUN-2003

Insert Date: 26-OCT-2003

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IP Storage Networking: Straight to the Core is your complete blueprint for planning, deploying, managing, and maximizing the business value of enterprise storage. Gary Orenstein introduces IP storage, iSCSI, and related technologies; then shows how to integrate them into an overall storage strategy for maximizing availability and business agility. Coverage includes: architecture; software infrastructure; virtualization; security; storage policies; outsourcing; and measuring ROI on enterprise storage investments....

1094. 

.NET Patterns: Architecture, Design, and Process

.NET Patterns: Architecture, Design, and Process

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Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 18-AUG-2003

Insert Date: 24-OCT-2003

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The complete software developer's guide to working in .NET environments Praise for .NET Patterns: "Was both insightful and comprehensive. It's great to see these patterns presented within the context of many architectural dilemmas facing the vastly interconnected enterprise. Web service architects are sure to see enormous value in this text." —Ed Draper, Microsoft Patterns have proven to be practical tools for the programmer who knows how to use them. In .NET Patterns, distributed computing and .NET expert Christian Thilmany presents both an introduction to patterns for programmers...

1095. 

Optical Network Control: Architecture, Protocols, and Standards

Optical Network Control: Architecture, Protocols, and Standards

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Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 24-JUL-2003

Insert Date: 23-OCT-2003

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Optical Network Control is the first expert guide and single-source reference for controlling and managing optical networks. This book fills the gap between optical network engineering and routing/signaling—helping both optical and IP professionals build networks that are more robust, flexible, manageable, and profitable. Coverage includes: Designing networks to deliver a range of on-demand services from mission-critical, time-sensitive protected services to low-cost unprotected services Network control and operations in WDM/DWDM and SONET/SDH environments Control principles and...

1096. 

Lean Software Development: An Agile Toolkit

Lean Software Development: An Agile Toolkit

By: Mary Poppendieck; Tom Poppendieck

Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 08-MAY-2003

Insert Date: 23-OCT-2003

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Lean Software Development: An Agile Toolkit Adapting agile practices to your development organization Uncovering and eradicating waste throughout the software development lifecycle Practical techniques for every development manager, project manager, and technical leader Lean software development: applying agile principles to your organization In Lean Software Development, Mary and Tom Poppendieck identify seven fundamental "lean" principles, adapt them for the world of software development, and show how they can serve as the foundation for agile development approaches that...

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TCP/IP Illustrated, Volume 2: The Implementation

TCP/IP Illustrated, Volume 2: The Implementation

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Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 31-JAN-1995

Insert Date: 21-OCT-2003

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TCP/IP Illustrated, an ongoing series covering the many facets of TCP/IP, brings a highly-effective visual approach to learning about this networking protocol suite. TCP/IP Illustrated, Volume 2 contains a thorough explanation of how TCP/IP protocols are implemented. There isn't a more practical or up-to-date bookothis volume is the only one to cover the de facto standard implementation from the 4.4BSD-Lite release, the foundation for TCP/IP implementations run daily on hundreds of thousands of systems worldwide. Combining 500 illustrations with 15,000 lines of real, working code, TCP/IP...

1098. 

Computer Security: Art and Science

Computer Security: Art and Science

By: Matt Bishop

Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 02-DEC-2002

Insert Date: 21-OCT-2003

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"This is an excellent text that should be read by every computer security professional and student." —Dick Kemmerer, University of California, Santa Barbara. "This is the most complete book on information security theory, technology, and practice that I have encountered anywhere!" —Marvin Schaefer, Former Chief Scientist, National Computer Security Center, NSA This highly anticipated book fully introduces the theory and practice of computer security. It is both a comprehensive text, explaining the most fundamental and pervasive aspects of the field, and a detailed reference filled...

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Text Processing in Python

Text Processing in Python

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Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 02-JUN-2003

Insert Date: 18-OCT-2003

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Text Processing in Python is an example-driven, hands-on tutorial that carefully teaches programmers how to accomplish numerous text processing tasks using the Python language. Filled with concrete examples, this book provides efficient and effective solutions to specific text processing problems and practical strategies for dealing with all types of text processing challenges. Text Processing in Python begins with an introduction to text processing and contains a quick Python tutorial to get you up to speed. It then delves into essential text processing subject areas, including string...

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Object Constraint Language, The: Getting Your Models Ready for MDA, Second Edition

Object Constraint Language, The: Getting Your Models Ready for MDA, Second Edition

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Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 27-AUG-2003

Insert Date: 10-OCT-2003

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Praise for The Object Constraint Language, Second Edition “MDA promises a revolution in the way we develop software. This book is essential reading for anyone intending to adopt MDA technology.”          —Tony Clark, PhD              King’s College, London “Through examples, Jos and Anneke demonstrate the power and intuitiveness of OCL, and the key role that this language plays in implementing and promoting MDA. The theme, structure, contents, and, not lastly, the clarity of explanations recommend this book as the best advocate for learning, using, and promoting OCL, UML, and MDA. I am...