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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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Practical IT Service Management, 2nd Edition

Practical IT Service Management, 2nd Edition

By: Thejandra BS

Publisher: IT Governance Ltd

Publication Date: 11-FEB-2014

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How can you ensure that IT problems do not damage your business? IT is integral to modern organisations, and the way you manage it can make or break your business. IT service management - not just for the IT director It is not enough for the IT manager to understand the latest technical developments. For your company to succeed, everyone in the IT department must also understand their role in achieving overall business goals. IT service management questions answered Written in a friendly question-and-answer format, Practical ITSM explains how to set up a technical service...

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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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Governance of Enterprise IT based on COBIT®5

Governance of Enterprise IT based on COBIT®5

By: Geoff Harmer

Publisher: IT Governance Ltd

Publication Date: 06-FEB-2014

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Practical guidance on COBIT®5 implementation  COBIT®5 (Control Objectives for Information and related Technology) is the latest release of the popular framework for the governance of enterprise IT. It links controls, technical issues and business risks, enabling managers to manage the risks associated with business goals. Covers all key concepts of COBIT®5 Written for IT service managers, consultants and other practitioners in IT governance, risk and compliance, this practical book discusses all the key concepts of COBIT®5, and explains how to direct the governance of...

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Practical Change Management for IT Projects

Practical Change Management for IT Projects

By: Emily Carr

Publisher: Impackt Publishing

Publication Date: 26-MAR-2014

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Transform your IT project and make change stick with this step-by-step guide. In today’s fast-paced world of change, companies expect you to do more, with less. Drawing on over a decade of Change Management experience as a consultant with Fortune 500 companies including IBM and NCR, Emily Carr shares the secrets to making change happen smoothly. If your company is like most, the number one reason that projects have failed over the years don’t have to do with technology. They have to do with people. People didn’t like the new technology. People weren’t trained properly on the change....

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Software Testing Foundations, 4th Edition

Software Testing Foundations, 4th Edition

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Publisher: Rocky Nook

Publication Date: 19-MAR-2014

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Professional testing of software is an essential task that requires a profound knowledge of testing techniques. The International Software Testing Qualifications Board (ISTQB) has developed a universally accepted, international qualification scheme aimed at software and system testing professionals, and has created the Syllabi and Tests for the "Certified Tester." Written by authors who are among the creators of the Certified Tester Syllabus and who are still active in the ISTQB, this book is designed for self-study and provides the information necessary to pass the Certified...

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Web Development with Jade

Web Development with Jade

By: Sean Lang

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 26-MAR-2014

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Utilize the advanced features of Jade to create dynamic web pages and significantly decrease development time Make your templates clean, beautiful, and reusable Use Jade best practices right from the start Successfully automate redundant markup In Detail Jade is a template engine for node.js and the default rendering engine for the Express web framework. It is a new, simplified language that compiles into HTML and is extremely useful for web developers. Jade is designed primarily for server-side templating in node.js, but it can also be used in a variety of other...

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Learning Pentesting for Android Devices

Learning Pentesting for Android Devices

By: Aditya Gupta

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 26-MAR-2014

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A practical guide to learning penetration testing for Android devices and applications Explore the security vulnerabilities in Android applications and exploit them Venture into the world of Android forensics and get control of devices using exploits Hands-on approach covers security vulnerabilities in Android using methods such as Traffic Analysis, SQLite vulnerabilities, and Content Providers Leakage In Detail Android is the most popular mobile smartphone operating system at present, with over a million applications. Every day hundreds of applications are published to...

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Twilio Cookbook Second Edition

Twilio Cookbook Second Edition

By: Roger Stringer

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 26-MAR-2014

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Over 70 easy-to-follow recipes, from exploring the key features of Twilio to building advanced telephony apps Updated to include picture messaging, call queueing, and Twilio Client; all recommended by Twilio The only book that teaches you how to set up your own conference calling system or how to build a PBX for your company Each recipe is a carefully organized sequence of instructions to complete the task as efficiently as possible In Detail Have you ever wanted to integrate phone features into a project you were working on? Maybe you wanted to send SMS messages to your...

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Oracle ADF Faces Cookbook

Oracle ADF Faces Cookbook

By: Amr Gawish

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 26-MAR-2014

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Over 80 hands-on recipes covering a variety of ADF Faces components to help you create stunning user experiences Get to know what’s new in the latest version of ADF Faces 12c Master ADF Skinning to rapidly create exceptional user experiences Create scalable, reactive applications using ADF Faces In Detail Oracle ADF is an ADF view framework that consists of over 150 Ajax-enabled JavaServer Faces (JSF) components. It is comparable to the jQuery User Interface library as it helps developers to build exciting User Interfaces for Java EE apps. Oracle ADF Faces 12c can be...

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Activiti 5.x Business Process Management Beginner's Guide

Activiti 5.x Business Process Management Beginner's Guide

By: Dr. Zakir Laliwala; Irshad Mansuri

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 26-MAR-2014

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A practical guide to designing and developing BPMN-based business processes Detailed coverage of the various BPM notations used for business process development. Learn how to implement business processes based on real world examples. Understand how to deploy workflows using process engine APIs. Create Advance workflows using BPM Notations. Learn how to use Activiti BPM quickly and efficiently with practical examples and step-by-step instructions In Detail Activiti is a light-weight workflow and Business Process Management (BPM) platform targeted at business...

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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...

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Python Network Programming Cookbook

Python Network Programming Cookbook

By: Dr. M. O. Faruque Sarker

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 26-MAR-2014

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Over 70 detailed recipes to develop practical solutions for a wide range of real-world network programming tasks Demonstrates how to write various besopke client/server networking applications using standard and popular third-party Python libraries Learn how to develop client programs for networking protocols such as HTTP/HTTPS, SMTP, POP3, FTP, CGI, XML-RPC, SOAP and REST Provides practical, hands-on recipes combined with short and concise explanations on code snippets In Detail Python is an excellent language to use to write code and have fun by prototyping...

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matplotlib Plotting Cookbook

matplotlib Plotting Cookbook

By: Alexandre Devert

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 26-MAR-2014

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Learn how to create professional scientific plots using matplotlib, with more than 60 recipes that cover common use cases Learn plotting with self-contained, practical examples that cover common use cases Build your own solutions with the orthogonal recipes Learn to customize and combine basic plots to make sophisticated figures In Detail matplotlib is part of the Scientific Python modules collection. matplotlib provides a large library of customizable plots and a comprehensive set of backends. It tries to make easy things easy and hard things possible. You can generate...

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Learning PrimeFaces Extensions Development

Learning PrimeFaces Extensions Development

By: Sudheer Jonna

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 26-MAR-2014

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Develop advanced frontend applications using PrimeFaces Extensions components and plugins Learn how to utilize the enhanced Extensions' components in the existing or newly created PrimeFaces based applications Explore all the components major features with lots of example scenarios Features a systematic approach to teach a wide range of Extensions component features with the JobHub web application development In Detail PrimeFaces is a lightweight open source component suite for Java Server Faces (JSF), a Java-based web application framework. Java developers use...

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Getting Started with BizTalk Services

Getting Started with BizTalk Services

By: Jon Fancey; Karthik Bharathy

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 26-MAR-2014

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Create powerful integration solutions for the cloud using the extensible Windows Azure BizTalk Services Create integration solutions on the cloud with Windows Azure BizTalk Services Understand the different capabilities of BizTalk Services and how to use them effectively Connect enterprises together in scalable and flexible ways that go beyond what traditional on-premises integration products (such as BizTalk Server) can manage In Detail BizTalk Services is a service based on Windows Azure that was introduced by Microsoft in the summer of 2013. It provides integration...

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Java EE 7 with GlassFish 4 Application Server

Java EE 7 with GlassFish 4 Application Server

By: David R. Heffelfinger

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 26-MAR-2014

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A practical guide to install and configure the GlassFish 4 application server and develop Java EE 7 applications to be deployed to this server Install and configure GlassFish 4 Covers all major Java EE 7 APIs and includes new additions such as JSON Processing Packed with clear, step-by-step instructions, practical examples, and straightforward explanations. In Detail GlassFish is a free, open source application server which supports all the major Java features such as Enterprise JavaBeans, JPA, JavaServer Faces, JMS, RMI, JavaServer Pages, and servlets. It is the first...

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Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2 Services

Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2 Services

By: Klaas Deforche; Kenny Saelen

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 26-MAR-2014

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Harness the power of Dynamics AX 2012 R2 to create and use your own services effectively Discover and explore Dynamics AX 2012 service architecture Create your own services using wizards or X++ code Updated to include high availability and other exciting extras In Detail Integrating Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 with other applications will always be necessary within any organisation, and services is the best way of achieving this. With Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 being more flexible than ever when it comes to creation and use, understanding these services will help you to...

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VMware ESXi Cookbook

VMware ESXi Cookbook

By: Mohammed Raffic Kajamoideen; Aravind Sivaraman

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 26-MAR-2014

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Over 50 recipes to master VMware vSphere administration Understand the concepts of virtualization by deploying vSphere web client to perform vSphere administration Learn important aspects of vSphere including administration, security, performance, and configuring vSphere Management Assistant (VMA) to run commands and scripts without the need to authenticate every attempt VMware ESXi 5.1 Cookbook is a recipe-based guide to the administration of VMware vSphere In Detail VMware ESX and VMware ESXi hypervisors are used for providing the foundation for building and managing a...

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Storm Blueprints: Patterns for Distributed Real-time Computation

Storm Blueprints: Patterns for Distributed Real-time Computation

By: P. Taylor Goetz; Brian O'Neill

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 26-MAR-2014

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Use Storm design patterns to perform distributed, real-time big data processing, and analytics for real-world use cases Process high-volume log files in real time while learning the fundamentals of Storm topologies and system deployment. Deploy Storm on Hadoop (YARN) and understand how the systems complement each other for online advertising and trade processing. Follow along as each chapter presents a new problem and the architectural pattern, design, and implementation of a solution. In Detail Storm is the most popular framework for real-time stream processing. Storm...