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Collaboration with Cloud Computing

Collaboration with Cloud Computing

By: Ric Messier

Publisher: Syngress

Publication Date: 07-APR-2014

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Collaboration with Cloud Computing discusses the risks associated with implementing these technologies across the enterprise and provides you with expert guidance on how to manage risk through policy changes and technical solutions. Drawing upon years of practical experience and using numerous examples and case studies, author Ric Messier discusses: The evolving nature of information security The risks, rewards, and security considerations when implementing SaaS, cloud computing and VoIP Social media and security risks in the enterprise The risks and rewards of allowing...

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Google Compute Engine

Google Compute Engine

By: Marc Cohen; Kathryn Hurley; Paul Newson

Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 15-JUL-2014

Insert Date: 19-APR-2014

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Learn how to build data-intensive apps that run faster at a lower cost, using Google Compute Engine. Written by Google engineers, this book walks you through Google’s new Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) product. You’ll discover how to leverage Google’s world-class storage and computing technologies to gain unparalleled performance and scalability....

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Object Storage with Swift

Object Storage with Swift

By: Joe Arnold

Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 15-JUN-2014

Insert Date: 18-APR-2014

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Learn how to gain maximum benefit from Swift, the highly available, distributed, object/blob store for OpenStack. Written by members of the team who maintain Swift, this practical book gets system administrators up to speed on Swift’s use and administration, and includes advanced topics....

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Teach Yourself VISUALLY Complete OS X Mavericks

Teach Yourself VISUALLY Complete OS X Mavericks

By: Ben Harvell

Publisher: Visual

Publication Date: 23-DEC-2013

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A deep dive into OS X Mavericks If you want to quickly cover the basics of Apple's new operating system, OS X Mavericks, and then delve deeper into the topic, this is the book for you. Using clear, step-by-step screenshots, Teach Yourself VISUALLY Complete OS X Mavericks shows you how to tackle not only beginning but also intermediate and more advanced functions. Two-page, side-by-side lessons break big topics into smaller bits, and you'll find helpful sidebars with plenty of practical tips and tricks. If you're a visual learner looking for enhanced coverage of OS X Mavericks, this new...

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Implementing Samba 4

Implementing Samba 4

By: Marcelo Leal

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 07-APR-2014

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Exploit the real power of Samba 4 Server by leveraging the benefits of an Active Directory Domain Controller Understand the different roles that Samba 4 Server can play on the network Implement Samba 4 as an Active Directory Domain Controller Step-by-step and practical approach to manage the Samba 4 Active Directory Domain Controller using Microsoft Windows standard tools In Detail A number of different projects are responsible for the inception and success of many startups, as well helping different companies to greatly reduce costs (for example, TCO). The Samba Project...

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OS X Mavericks Portable Genius

OS X Mavericks Portable Genius

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 04-NOV-2013

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Plenty of tips, tricks, and shortcuts help you make the most of Apple's newest OS X OS X Mavericks is Apple's newest operating system, with great new ways to enhance your digital lifestyle. This hip, straightforward guide focuses on helping you get everything you want from your Mac. You'll discover how to customize your computer and workspace, troubleshoot and maintain OS X, and have fun browsing and manipulating images and multimedia. You'll listen to music and podcasts, discover how to work with and connect peripherals, copy music to an iPod, add a printer, sync your Mac to other...

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Teach Yourself VISUALLY OS X Mavericks

Teach Yourself VISUALLY OS X Mavericks

By: Paul McFedries

Publisher: Visual

Publication Date: 04-NOV-2013

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Clear, step-by-step instruction guides you through OS X Mavericks If you want to get quickly up to speed on the newest (and now cat-free) OS X operating system, OS X Mavericks, this easy-to-follow book is just the ticket. Designed for visual learners, Teach Yourself VISUALLY OS X Mavericks uses rich, full-color screenshots and illustrations to show rather than tell you how to use Mavericks. You'll learn how to customize your Mac, enjoy digital media, connect common peripherals, and get the most out of the very latest enhancements, including iBooks, Maps, iCloud, and Calendar. Shows...

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Building the Infrastructure for Cloud Security: A Solutions View

Building the Infrastructure for Cloud Security: A Solutions View

By: Raghu Yeluri; Enrique Castro-Leon

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 26-MAR-2014

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For cloud users and providers alike, security is an everyday concern, yet there are very few books covering cloud security as a main subject. This book will help address this information gap from an Information Technology solution and usage-centric view of cloud infrastructure security. The book highlights the fundamental technology components necessary to build and enable trusted clouds. Here also is an explanation of the security and compliance challenges organizations face as they migrate mission-critical applications to the cloud, and how trusted clouds, that have their integrity...

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Accelerated Mac OS X Core Dump Analysis: LLDB Exercises

Accelerated Mac OS X Core Dump Analysis: LLDB Exercises

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Publisher: OpenTask

Publication Date: 03-MAR-2014

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This is an update for Accelerated Mac OS X Core Dump Analysis: Training Course Transcript and GDB Practice Exercises (ISBN: 978-1908043405) book. In Mac OS X Mavericks GDB was replaced by LLDB debugger. All GDB exercises were reworked and updated for LLDB. The original first edition also contains slide transcripts, source code of modelling applications and selected memory analysis pattern descriptions which are missing in this update. This update contains only LLDB exercises. ...

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Exploiting IBM PowerHA SystemMirror V6.1 for AIX Enterprise Edition

Exploiting IBM PowerHA SystemMirror V6.1 for AIX Enterprise Edition

By: Dino Quintero; Benny Abrar; Adriano Almeida; Michael Herrera; SoHee Kim; Bjorn Roden; Andrei Socoliuc; Tom Swart

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 01-MAY-2013

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This IBM® Redbooks® publication positions the IBM PowerHA® SystemMirror® V6.1 for AIX® Enterprise Edition as the cluster management solution for high availability. This solution enables near-continuous application service and minimizes the impact of planned and unplanned outages. The primary goal of this high-availability solution is to recover operations at a remote location after a system or data center failure, establish or strengthen a business recovery plan, and provide separate recovery location. The IBM PowerHA SystemMirror Enterprise Edition is targeted at...

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Cloud Bibliography

Cloud Bibliography

By: Safari Content Team

Publisher: Safari Books Online

Publication Date: 28-MAR-2014

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Use this bibliography to master Cloud computing, from the hybrid cloud to virtualization to development tools and environments to security and more....

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Event Processing with CICS

Event Processing with CICS

By: Rufus Credle; Mark Cocker; Jenny He; Marianne Mena Heltborg; Manuela Mandelli; Catherine Moxey; Anthony Papageorgiou; Jackie Scott

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 14-AUG-2013

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This completely refreshed IBM Redbooks® publication provides a detailed introduction to the latest capabilities for business event processing with IBM® CICS® V5. Events make it possible to identify and react to situations as they occur, and an event-driven approach, where changes are detected as they happen, can enable an application or an Enterprise to respond in a much more timely fashion. CICS event processing support was first introduced in CICS TS V4.1, and this IBM Redbooks® publication now covers all the significant enhancements and extensions which have been made since then. CICS...

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Creating Composite Application Pattern Models for IBM PureApplication System

Creating Composite Application Pattern Models for IBM PureApplication System

By: Prashanth Bhat; Julian Foster; Mahmoud Galal; Lei He; Andre Tost; Yue Wang

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 22-AUG-2013

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This IBM® Redbooks® publication describes how IBM PureApplication™ System supports the creation of virtual systems and virtual applications. PureApplication System does so using a pattern model that enables you to take advantage of predefined, pre-configured, and proven middleware topologies and deployments. This book also presents an abstraction level that focuses on functional capabilities and applications, completely encapsulating the underlying middleware. It describes in detail the model and the associated frameworks in PureApplication System, as well as a methodology and approach...

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IBM CICS and the JVM server: Developing and Deploying Java Applications

IBM CICS and the JVM server: Developing and Deploying Java Applications

By: Chris Rayns; George Bogner; Tony Fitzgerald; Elisabetta Flamini; Jun Hua Gao; Ivan D Hargreaves; Phil Wakelin; Hongtao Wen; Bei Chun Zhou

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 24-JUN-2013

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This IBM® Redbooks® publication provides information about the new Java virtual machine (JVM) server technology in IBM CICS® Transaction Server for z/OS® V4.2. We begin by outlining the many advantages of its multi-threaded operation over the pooled JVM function of earlier releases. The Open Services Gateway initiative (OSGi) is described and we highlight the benefits OSGi brings to both development and deployment. Details are then provided about how to configure and use the new JVM server environment. Examples are included of the deployment process, which takes a Java application from the...

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z/TPF Application Modernization using Standard and Open Middleware

z/TPF Application Modernization using Standard and Open Middleware

By: Lisa Dianne Banks; Mark Cooper; Chris Coughlin; Jamie Farmer; Chris Filachek; Mark Gambino; Bradd Kadlecik; Colette A. Manoni; David McCreedy; Carolyn Weiss; Josh Wisniewski

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 28-JUN-2013

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In a world where product lifespans are often measured in months, the IBM® Transaction Processing Facility has remained relevant for more than four decades by continuing to process high volumes of transactions quickly and reliably. As the title of this book suggests, the z/TPF system uses open, standard interfaces to create services. Integration of new applications with existing z/TPF functions is a key factor in extending application capabilities. The ability for service data objects (SDO) to access the z/TPF Database Facility (z/TPFDF) provides a framework for data application program...

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Managing Security and Compliance in Cloud or Virtualized Data Centers Using IBM PowerSC

Managing Security and Compliance in Cloud or Virtualized Data Centers Using IBM PowerSC

By: Axel Buecker; Fernando Costa; Rosa Davidson; Enrico Matteotti; Geraint North; David Sherwood; Simon Zaccak

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 30-JAN-2013

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IBM® PowerSC provides a security and compliance solution that is optimized for virtualized environments on IBM Power Systems™ servers, running IBM PowerVM® and IBM AIX®. Security control and compliance are some of the key components that are needed to defend the virtualized data center and cloud infrastructure against ever evolving new threats. The IBM business-driven approach to enterprise security used in conjunction with solutions such as PowerSC makes IBM the premier security vendor in the market today. This IBM Redbooks® deliverable helps IT and Security managers, architects, and...

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IBM CICS Explorer

IBM CICS Explorer

By: Chris Rayns; George Bogner; Nicholas Bingell; Gordon Keehn; Lisa Fellows; Tommy Joergensen; Erhard Woerner

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 17-DEC-2010

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IBM® Customer Information Control System (CICS®) Explorer is the new face of CICS Integration point for CICS tooling with rich CICS views, data, and methods. Are you looking for new ways to accelerate the transfer of knowledge, skills, and best practices to the next generation of technical staff and experts? Do you need to maintain productivity and protect service-levels? CICS Explorer™ and System z® lead the way to platform simplification. IBM CICS Explorer has a common, intuitive, Eclipse-based environment for architects, developers, administrators, system programmers, and operators....

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Availability and Capacity Management in the Cloud

Availability and Capacity Management in the Cloud

By: Daniel McLean

Publisher: IT Governance Ltd

Publication Date: 20-MAR-2014

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The truth about integrating Cloud services and ITSM Cloud functionality increases flexibility and capacity in IT systems, but it also adds complexity and requires a combination of business, financial and technical expertise to make it work effectively. Moreover, organizations often confuse availability with capacity, and assume incorrectly that using cloud services reduces the need to manage these factors. Lessons from real projects in a narrative format In  Availability and Capacity Management in the Cloud: An ITSM narrative , Daniel McLean’s fictional IT service management...

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Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity, 3rd Edition

Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity, 3rd Edition

By: Thejandra BS

Publisher: IT Governance Ltd

Publication Date: 30-JAN-2014

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What would you do if your systems were hacked or compromised by a virus? How would your IT systems cope in the event of flooding or an explosion? What if your IT systems simply stopped working? IT has brought many benefits to business. However, IT failures can seriously damage your ability to deliver products and services, harm your company’s reputation, and jeopardise your relationship with your customers. In short, poorly managed IT problems could threaten the survival of your business. Create a Survival Plan If you want to protect your business, you need to put in place a...

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Webmin Administrator's Cookbook

Webmin Administrator's Cookbook

By: Michał Karzyński

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 26-MAR-2014

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Over 100 recipes to leverage the features of Webmin and master the art of administering your web or database servers Configure an Apache web server, MySQL or PostgreSQL database and a Postfix mail server with the help of Webmin Install and get to know Webmin - the friendly web-based administrator's toolbox Learn how to host web applications and databases Manage your servers with the help of detailed step-by-step recipes In Detail Running your own dedicated server has become simpler and less expensive. These days, administering a development server or hosting sites and...