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Millimeter Wave Wireless Communications

Millimeter Wave Wireless Communications

By: Theodore S. Rappaport; Robert W. Heath Jr.; Robert C. Daniels; James N. Murdock

Publisher: Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 05-SEP-2014

Insert Date: 03-JUL-2014

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This is the Rough Cut version of the printed book. The Definitive, Comprehensive Guide to Cutting-Edge Millimeter Wave Wireless Design Millimeter wave (mmWave) is today’s breakthrough frontier for emerging wireless mobile cellular networks, wireless local area networks, personal area networks, and vehicular communications. In the near future, mmWave products, systems, theories, and devices will come together to deliver mobile data rates thousands of times faster than today’s existing cellular and WiFi networks. In Millimeter Wave Wireless Communications, four of the field’s pioneers...

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Applied Petroleum Reservoir Engineering, Third Edition

Applied Petroleum Reservoir Engineering, Third Edition

By: Ronald E. Terry; J. Brandon Rogers

Publisher: Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 08-AUG-2014

Insert Date: 25-JUN-2014

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This is the Rough Cut version of the printed book. The Definitive Guide to Petroleum Reservoir Engineering–Now Fully Updated to Reflect New Technologies and Easier Calculation Methods Craft and Hawkins’ classic introduction to petroleum reservoir engineering is now fully updated for new technologies and methods, preparing students and practitioners to succeed in the modern industry. In Applied Petroleum Reservoir Engineering, Third Edition, renowned expert Ronald E. Terry and project engineer J. Brandon Rogers review the history of reservoir engineering, define key terms, carefully...

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SOA with Java: Realizing Service-Orientation with Java Technologies

SOA with Java: Realizing Service-Orientation with Java Technologies

By: Thomas Erl; Andre Tost; Satadru Roy; Philip Thomas; Raj Balasubramanian; David Chou; Thomas Plunkett

Publisher: Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 19-JUN-2014

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“An outstanding depth-and-breadth resource for IT architects and Java professionals to understand and apply the marriage of SOA and modern Java.” --Antonio Bruno, Enterprise Architecture and Strategy, digitalStrom “A great self-contained book on SOA using flexible Java implementations....” --Roger Stoffers, Hewlett Packard “Provides clarity on abstract concepts and is filled with concrete examples of implementing SOA principles in Java environments.” --Sanjay Singh, Certified SOA Architect “...provides a holistic, comprehensive view on leveraging SOA principles and architecture...

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Understanding Big Data Scalability: Big Data Scalability Series, Part I

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Understanding Big Data Scalability: Big Data Scalability Series, Part I

By: Cory Isaacson

Publisher: Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 11-JUL-2014

Insert Date: 06-JUN-2014

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Get Started Scaling Your Database Infrastructure for High-Volume Big Data Applications  “Understanding Big Data Scalability presents the fundamentals of scaling databases from a single node to large clusters. It provides a practical explanation of what ‘Big Data’ systems are, and fundamental issues to consider when optimizing for performance and scalability. Cory draws on many years of experience to explain issues involved in working with data sets that can no longer be handled with single, monolithic relational databases.... His approach is particularly relevant now that relational data...

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The Official Ubuntu Book, Eighth Edition

The Official Ubuntu Book, Eighth Edition

By: Matthew Helmke; Elizabeth K. Joseph; José Antonio Rey; Philip Ballew; Benjamin Mako Hill

Publisher: Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 15-JUL-2014

Insert Date: 30-MAY-2014

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The free Ubuntu operating system has won the hearts and minds of millions of users worldwide. It combines a strong technical platform, impressive quality, and an enthusiastic global community of users who relentlessly support, document, and test it. The Official Ubuntu Book, Eighth Edition, has been extensively updated with a single goal: to make running today’s Ubuntu even more pleasant and productive for you. It’s the ideal one-stop knowledge source for Ubuntu novices, those upgrading from older versions or other Linux distributions, and anyone moving toward power-user status. Its...

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Improving Software Development Productivity: Effective Leadership and Quantitative Methods in Software Management

Improving Software Development Productivity: Effective Leadership and Quantitative Methods in Software Management

By: Randall W. Jensen

Publisher: Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 29-AUG-2014

Insert Date: 30-MAY-2014

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This is the Rough Cut version of the printed book. “Most progressive organizations strive to increase their overall performance by inserting either advanced technologies or tight processes. What tends to be missed is the enlightened leader who can motivate and build an environment that leverages the technology and processes that have been introduced. Some processes and technologies allow excellent teams to excel, and some processes and technologies prevent the mediocre from failing. It is the enlightened leader who can tell which approach is required and then build an environment that...

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Core HTML5 2D Game Programming

Core HTML5 2D Game Programming

By: David Geary

Publisher: Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 11-JUL-2014

Insert Date: 24-MAY-2014

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Game programming offers a wealth of creative and business opportunities, and it’s never been more accessible. In Core HTML5 2D Game Programming, best-selling author David Geary shows you how to use freely available browser tools and open source resources to create video games that run in desktop browsers and on mobile devices. Geary walks you step by step through every aspect of implementing a sophisticated arcade-style game entirely from scratch, without using proprietary game frameworks. Packed with code, this full-color tutorial gives you the in-depth understanding you need to design and...

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Java™ SE 8 for Programmers, Third Edition

Java™ SE 8 for Programmers, Third Edition

By: Paul Deitel; Harvey Deitel

Publisher: Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 30-MAR-2014

Insert Date: 09-MAY-2014

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The professional programmer’s Deitel® guide to Java™ SE 7 and SE 8 (Java 8) development with the powerful Java™ platform ¿ Written for programmers with a background in high-level language programming, this book applies the Deitel signature live-code approach to teaching programming and explores the Java™ language and Java™ APIs in depth. The book presents¿ concepts in the context of fully tested programs, complete with syntax shading, code highlighting, line-by-line code walkthroughs and program outputs. The book features hundreds of complete Java™ programs with thousands of lines of...

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Java™ How To Program (Early Objects)

Java™ How To Program (Early Objects)

By: Paul Deitel; Harvey Deitel

Publisher: Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 24-FEB-2014

Insert Date: 02-APR-2014

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ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN. Several versions of Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products exist for each title, including customized versions for individual schools, and registrations are not transferable. In addition, you may need a CourseID, provided by your instructor, to register for and use Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products. Packages Access codes for Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products may not be included when purchasing or renting from companies other than Pearson; check with the...

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The Essential Guide to Digital Signal Processing

The Essential Guide to Digital Signal Processing

By: Richard G. Lyons; D. Lee Fugal

Publisher: Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 15-MAY-2014

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The Complete DSP Guide for Businesspeople and Nontechnical Professionals How signal processing works: clear, simple explanations in plain English Breakthrough DSP applications: from smartphones to healthcare and beyond Covers both digital and analog signals An indispensable resource for tech writers, marketers, managers, and other nonengineers Digital signal processing (DSP) technology is everywhere–each time you use a smartphone, tablet, or computer; play an MP3; watch a digital TV or DVD; get GPS directions; play a video game; take a digital photo; or even have an MRI,...

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Android™ How to Program, Second Edition

Android™ How to Program, Second Edition

By: Paul Deitel; Harvey Deitel; Abbey Deitel

Publisher: Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 10-JAN-2014

Insert Date: 28-MAR-2014

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Android How to Program, Second Edition provides a clear and entertaining App-driven introduction to Android 4.3 and 4.4 development for both introductory- and intermediate-level programming courses. It also serves as a great reference and tutorial to learn Android programming. The Deitels' App-driven Approach is simply the best way to master Android programming! The Deitels teach Android programming through seven complete, working Android Apps in the print book and more online. Each chapter presents new concepts through a single App. The authors first provide an introduction to the app,...

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Polymer Science and Technology, Third Edition

Polymer Science and Technology, Third Edition

By: Joel R. Fried

Publisher: Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 24-JUN-2014

Insert Date: 07-JAN-2014

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The Definitive Guide to Polymer Principles, Properties, Synthesis, Applications, and Simulations Now fully revised, Polymer Science and Technology, Third Edition, systematically reviews the field’s current state and emerging advances. Leading polymer specialist Joel R. Fried offers modern coverage of both processing principles and applications in multiple industries, including medicine, biotechnology, chemicals, and electronics. This edition’s new and expanded coverage ranges from advanced synthesis to the latest drug delivery applications. New topics include controlled radical...

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A Practical Guide to Fedora™ and Red Hat® Enterprise Linux®, Seventh Edition

A Practical Guide to Fedora™ and Red Hat® Enterprise Linux®, Seventh Edition

By: Mark G. Sobell

Publisher: Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 31-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 29-DEC-2013

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The Publisher regrets that the CD/DVD content for this title cannot be made available Online. Master All the Techniques You Need to Succeed with Fedora™ or Red Hat® Enterprise Linux® The #1 Fedora and RHEL resource—a tutorial AND on-the-job reference Master Linux administration and security using the command line, GUI tools, Python, systemd, and firewalld Set up key Internet servers, step by step, including Samba, Apache, MariaDB/MySQL, sendmail, OpenSSH, DNS, LDAP, and more Brand-new chapter on Virtual Machines and Cloud Computing! In this comprehensive guide, one of...

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Designing Circuit Boards with EAGLE: Make High-Quality PCBs at Low Cost

Designing Circuit Boards with EAGLE: Make High-Quality PCBs at Low Cost

By: Matthew Scarpino

Publisher: Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 26-MAR-2014

Insert Date: 27-DEC-2013

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"Matt Scarpino has provided a great tool for the hobbyist starting out in the circuit board design world, demonstrating all the features you’ll need to create your own circuit board projects. However, the experienced engineer will also benefit from the book, as it serves as a complete reference guide to all EAGLE software configuration settings and features. His insightful guidance helps simplify difficult tasks, and his handy tips will help save you hours of trial-and-error experimentation." --Rich Blum, author, Sams Teach Yourself Arduino Programming in 24 Hours and Sams Teach Yourself...

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Fluid Mechanics for Chemical Engineers with Microfluidics and CFD, Second Edition

Fluid Mechanics for Chemical Engineers with Microfluidics and CFD, Second Edition

By: James O. Wilkes

Publisher: Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 29-SEP-2005

Insert Date: 08-OCT-2013

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The Chemical Engineer's Practical Guide to Contemporary Fluid Mechanics Since most chemical processing applications are conducted either partially or totally in the fluid phase, chemical engineers need a strong understanding of fluid mechanics. Such knowledge is especially valuable for solving problems in the biochemical, chemical, energy, fermentation, materials, mining, petroleum, pharmaceuticals, polymer, and waste-processing industries. Fluid Mechanics for Chemical Engineers, Second Edition, with Microfluidics and CFD, systematically introduces fluid mechanics from the perspective of...

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Android™ for Programmers: An App-Driven Approach, Second Edition

Android™ for Programmers: An App-Driven Approach, Second Edition

By: Paul Deitel; Harvey Deitel; Abbey Deitel

Publisher: Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 27-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 01-OCT-2013

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The professional programmer’s Deitel® guide to smartphone and tablet app development using Android 4.3 and 4.4, the Eclipse-based Android Development Tools and the new Android Studio Billions of apps have been downloaded from Google Play™! This book gives you everything you’ll need to start developing great Android apps quickly and getting them published on Google Play™. The book uses an app-driven approach–each new technology is discussed in the context of seven fully tested Android apps, complete with syntax coloring, code highlighting, code walkthroughs and sample outputs. Apps you’ll...

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Brilliant Presentation 3e, 3rd Edition

Brilliant Presentation, 3rd Edition

By: Richard Hall

Publisher: Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 12-OCT-2011

Insert Date: 11-SEP-2013

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Packed full of anecdotes from the most accomplished presenters around, this book contains all the tools, tips and encouragement you need to make a sensational presentation. It covers every aspect of presenting, from preparation and planning right through to dealing with nerves and mastering the art of presentation performance. Brilliant outcomes: - Learn the top ten tips of presentation mastery - Discover how to make presentations powerful, colourful and memorable - Always feel confident and inspired to give it your very best shot - Deliver an inspiring presentation, even...

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Brilliant Coaching 2e, 2nd Edition

Brilliant Coaching, 2nd Edition

By: Julie Starr

Publisher: Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 12-OCT-2011

Insert Date: 10-SEP-2013

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Coaching is fast becoming the must-have leadership skill and this book shows how anyone can become a brilliant coach at work. Based on methods specifically developed and proven in business, you will discover what it takes to be a coach, how to use the core coaching methods and how to apply these to common coaching scenarios. Containing simple,practical ways to becoming a brilliant coach at work, you will be able to unlock your own unique coaching ability and reap the rewards in no time at all! BRILLIANT OUTCOMES : - Understand what coaching really is - Feel confident in your...

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Systems Performance: Enterprise and the Cloud

Systems Performance: Enterprise and the Cloud

By: Brendan Gregg

Publisher: Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 16-OCT-2013

Insert Date: 08-AUG-2013

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The Complete Guide to Optimizing Systems Performance Written by the winner of the 2013 LISA Award for Outstanding Achievement in System Administration Large-scale enterprise, cloud, and virtualized computing systems have introduced serious performance challenges. Now, internationally renowned performance expert Brendan Gregg has brought together proven methodologies, tools, and metrics for analyzing and tuning even the most complex environments. Systems Performance: Enterprise and the Cloud focuses on Linux® and Unix® performance, while illuminating performance issues that are relevant to...

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Oracle® Solaris 11 System Administration

Oracle® Solaris 11 System Administration

By: Bill Calkins

Publisher: Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 24-JUN-2013

Insert Date: 23-JUN-2013

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Oracle® Solaris 11 System Administration covers every skill required to effectively install and administer the Oracle® Solaris 11.1 operating system in production environments. It features dozens of step-bystep “learn by example” procedures, demonstrating how to apply complex solutions in real-world data center environments. Author Bill Calkins has administered and taught Oracle Solaris and its predecessors for more than twenty years. He also helped develop the newest Oracle Certified Associate (OCA) and Oracle Certified Professional (OCP) exams, which raise the bar for Solaris...