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Implementing the IBM System Storage SAN Volume Controller V7.2

Implementing the IBM System Storage SAN Volume Controller V7.2

By: Sangam Racherla; Matus Butora; Hartmut Lonzer; Libor Miklas

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 28-JUL-2014

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This IBM® Redbooks® publication is a detailed technical guide to the IBM System Storage® SAN Volume Controller Version 7.2. SAN Volume Controller is a virtualization appliance solution, which maps virtualized volumes that are visible to hosts and applications to physical volumes on storage devices. Each server within the storage area network (SAN) has its own set of virtual storage addresses that are mapped to physical addresses. If the physical addresses change, the server continues running by using the same virtual addresses that it had before. Therefore, volumes or storage can be added...

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Practical Maya Programming with Python

Practical Maya Programming with Python

By: Robert Galanakis

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 25-JUL-2014

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Unleash the power of Python in Maya and unlock your creativity Create and customize UIs using standard tools and libraries Understand how Maya can leverage advanced Python features Make your tools, and Maya itself, fully automatable In Detail Autodesk Maya is a 3D computer graphics software. It offers a vast and flexible set of features utilizing Python. It is not difficult to get started using Python in Autodesk Maya, but it can be difficult to go from writing procedural, MEL-inspired tools to building the powerful yet simple systems that Python promises. Practical...

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SQL Server 2014 Development Essentials

SQL Server 2014 Development Essentials

By: Basit A. Masood-Al-Farooq

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 25-JUL-2014

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Design, implement, and deliver a successful database solution with Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Discover SQL Server 2014’s new in-memory OLTP engine and performance-related improvements Explore the fundamentals of database planning and the Server Transact-SQL language syntax Gain hands-on experience with the use of scalar and table-valued functions, branching, and more advanced data structures In Detail SQL Server 2014 Development Essentials is an easy-to-follow yet comprehensive guide that is full of hands-on examples. With Microsoft SQL Server 2014, you can design, build,...

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IBM Wave for z/VM Installation, Implementation, and Exploitation

IBM Wave for z/VM Installation, Implementation, and Exploitation

By: Lydia Parziale; Susan Greenlee; Ernest Horn; Richard Lewis; Sean McBride; Steve McGarril; Gene Ong

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 09-JUN-2014

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IBM® Wave for z/VM® is a virtualization management solution for IBM z/VM and Linux on System z®. This virtualization management software provides a simplified and cost effective way for companies to harness the consolidation capabilities of the IBM System z platform and its ability to host the workloads of tens of thousands of commodity servers. IBM Wave for z/VM is a complete management solution for System z-based virtual server farms. This IBM Redbooks® publication provides a guide to understanding IBM Wave for z/VM by providing information about the IBM Wave for z/VM architecture and how...

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Advanced Case Management with IBM Case Manager

Advanced Case Management with IBM Case Manager

By: Wei-Dong Zhu; Brian Benoit; Bob Jackson; Johnson Liu; Mike Marin; Seema Meena; Juan Felipe Ospina; Guillermo Rios

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 02-JUN-2014

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Organizations face case management challenges that require insight, responsiveness, and collaboration. IBM® Case Manager, Version 5.2, is an advanced case management product that unites information, process, and people to provide the 360-degree view of case information and achieve optimized outcomes. With IBM Case Manager, knowledge workers can extract critical case information through integrated business rules, collaboration, and analytics. This easy access to information enhances decision-making ability and leads to more successful case outcomes. IBM Case Manager also helps capture industry...

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Introduction to IBM Real-time Compression Appliances

Introduction to IBM Real-time Compression Appliances

By: Roland Tretau; JinSu Kim; Beatriz Nolte; Gary Nunn; Falk Schneider

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 24-OCT-2013

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Continuing its commitment to developing and delivering industry-leading storage technologies, IBM is introducing the IBM Real-time Compression Appliances for NAS, an innovative new storage offering that delivers essential storage efficiency technologies, combined with exceptional ease of use and performance. In an era when the amount of information, particularly in unstructured files, is exploding, but budgets for storing that information are stagnant, IBM Real-time Compression technology offers a powerful tool for better information management, protection, and access. IBM Real-time...

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IT Service Management Best Practices Using IBM SmartCloud Control Desk

IT Service Management Best Practices Using IBM SmartCloud Control Desk

By: Bo Batty; Jason Brown; Axel Buecker; Alex Chung; Samuel Hokama; Aurelien Jarry; Leonardo Matos; Daniel Wiegand

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 12-DEC-2013

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SmartCloud Control Desk is a comprehensive IT Asset and Service Management solution that helps reduce cost and minimize service disruptions. It does so through automated service request handling, efficient change management, and optimized asset lifecycle management across IT and enterprise domains. SmartCloud Control Desk helps to reduce total cost of ownership by using one unified solution to license, install, and manage multiple ITIL processes under one price point. It can also help reduce business risk by using advanced impact analysis and defining automated change procedures that ensure...

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IBM WebSphere MQ V7.1 and V7.5 Features and Enhancements

IBM WebSphere MQ V7.1 and V7.5 Features and Enhancements

By: Cezar Aranha; Craig Both; Barry Dearfield; Carolyn (Lyn) Elkins; Alexander Ross; Jamie Squibb; Mark Taylor

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 28-FEB-2013

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This IBM® Redbooks® publication is divided into four parts: Part 1 introduces message-oriented middleware and the WebSphere® MQ product. It explains how messaging technologies are implemented in WebSphere MQ and shows how to get started with configuring a WebSphere MQ environment. This part briefly lists the new features of WebSphere MQ V7.1 and V7.5. Part 2 introduces the enhancements to WebSphere MQ in Version 7 Release 1. It provides a description of the new features, their business value, and usage examples. It describes enhancements to WebSphere MQ for multiplatforms and z/OS®....

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IBM DB2 11 for z/OS Performance Topics

IBM DB2 11 for z/OS Performance Topics

By: Paolo Bruni; Brian Baggett; Jeffrey Berger; Neena Cherian; Nguyen Dao; David Dossantos; Akiko Hoshikawa; Maggie Jin; Gopal Krishnan; Ping Liang; Cristian Molaro; Todd Munk; Mai Nguyen; Tomokazu Ohtsu; Bharat Verma; Lingyun Wang; Dan Weis; Chung Wu; David Zhang

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 25-JUL-2014

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IBM® DB2® 10 for z/OS® provided a strong performance improvement that drove great value for IBM clients. DB2 11 for z/OS continues the trend by focusing on further CPU savings and performance improvement through innovations within DB2 and the synergy with IBM System z® hardware and software. Most of CPU reductions are built in directly to DB2, requiring no application changes. Enhancements often take effect after the REBIND in the case of static applications, while some enhancements require user actions such as Data Definition Language (DDL) updates. DB2 11 CPU reduction can potentially...

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Fire Phone: Out of the Box

Fire Phone: Out of the Box

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 15-AUG-2014

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Dive straight into hot Fire phone features you won’t find in any other device—like Firefly, Mayday, and Dynamic Perspective—with this concise hands-on guide. You probably already know how to call, text, and take photos with Amazon’s new phone, but where it really shines is in the innovative features you’ve never even seen before. This intuitive, easy-to-follow book opens the world of possibilities made possible by the Fire phone, right out of the box....

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Exam Ref 70-481: Essentials of Developing Windows Store Apps Using HTML5 and JavaScript

Exam Ref 70-481: Essentials of Developing Windows Store Apps Using HTML5 and JavaScript

By: Wouter de Kort

Publisher: Microsoft Press

Publication Date: 18-JUL-2014

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Fully updated! Prepare for Microsoft Exam 70-481 - and help demonstrate your real-world mastery of Windows Store app development using HTML5 and JavaScript. Designed for experienced developers ready to advance their status, Exam Ref focuses on the critical-thinking and decision-making acumen needed for success at the MCSD level. Focus on the expertise measured by these objectives: Design Windows Store apps Develop Windows Store apps Create the user interface Program user interaction Manage security and data This Microsoft Exam Ref: Is fully updated for Windows...

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Exam Ref 70-688 Supporting Windows 8.1

Exam Ref 70-688 Supporting Windows 8.1

By: Joli Ballew

Publisher: Microsoft Press

Publication Date: 22-JUL-2014

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Fully updated for Windows 8.1! Prepare for Microsoft Exam 70-688—and help demonstrate your real-world mastery of managing and maintaining Windows 8.1 in the enterprise. Designed for experienced IT professionals ready to advance their status, Exam Ref focuses on the critical-thinking and decision-making acumen needed for success at the MCSA or MCSE level. Focus on the expertise measured by these objectives: Design an installation and application strategy Maintain resource access Maintain Windows clients and devices Manage Windows 8.1 using cloud services and Microsoft...

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Exam Ref 70-414: Implementing an Advanced Server Infrastructure

Exam Ref 70-414: Implementing an Advanced Server Infrastructure

By: Steve Suehring

Publisher: Microsoft Press

Publication Date: 22-JUL-2014

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Prepare for Exam 70-414—and help demonstrate your real-world mastery of advanced server design, planning, and implementation. Designed for experienced, MCSA-certified professionals ready to advance their status—Exam Ref focuses on the critical-thinking and decision-making acumen needed for success at the MCSE level. Optimize your exam-prep by focusing on the expertise needed to: Manage and Maintain a Server Infrastructure Plan and Implement a Highly Available Enterprise Infrastructure Plan and Implement a Server Virtualization Infrastructure Design and Implement Identity and...

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Multiple Imputation of Missing Data Using SAS

Multiple Imputation of Missing Data Using SAS

By: Patricia Berglund; Steven G. Heeringa

Publisher: SAS Institute

Publication Date: 01-JUL-2014

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Find guidance on using SAS for multiple imputation and solving common missing data issues. Multiple Imputation of Missing Data Using SAS provides both theoretical background and constructive solutions for those working with incomplete data sets in an engaging example-driven format. It offers practical instruction on the use of SAS for multiple imputation and provides numerous examples that use a variety of public release data sets with applications to survey data. Written for users with an intermediate background in SAS programming and statistics, this book is an excellent resource for...

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Finanzmathematik mit Excel kurz & gut

Finanzmathematik mit Excel kurz & gut

By: Michael Kolberg

Publisher: O'Reilly Verlag

Publication Date: 18-JUL-2014

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Die Wirtschaftlichkeit von Investitionen wird mithilfe von Rechenoperationen und speziellen Formeln ermittelt. Für diese Berechnungen stellt Microsoft Excel unter dem Namen Finanzmathematik einen großen Vorrat an Formeln bereit. Damit können sowohl einfache Fälle als auch komplizierte Probleme berechnet werden. Die Vielfalt der Möglichkeiten und Formeln, die Excel zur Verfügung stellt, werden in diesem Buch nach Anwendungsbereichen strukturiert zusammengefasst und erläutert - für Excel 2003, 2007, 2010 und 2013. So können sie je nach Bedarf gezielt nachgeschlagen und angewendet werden....

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Das Buch zum Samsung Galaxy S5

Das Buch zum Samsung Galaxy S5

By: Susanne Möllendorf; Wolfram Gieseke

Publisher: O'Reilly Verlag

Publication Date: 18-JUL-2014

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Auf das Galaxy S4, das bisher erfolgreichste Smartphone aus dem Samsung Portfolio, folgt nun das Galaxy S5. Es bringt eine Menge Features mit und hat außerdem eine Reihe neuer Funktionen an Bord, wie z. B. einen Fingerabdrucksensor, einen Pulsmesser und, und, und. All das macht es zu einem Gadget, das man im Alltag nicht mehr missen möchte. Doch so praktisch diese Features auch sind, sie machen das Gerät komplexer und nicht immer einfach zu bedienen. Hier springt Das Buch zum Samsung Galaxy S5 ein: Der Leser kann sich schnell und auf den Punkt gebracht orientieren und durch Nachschlagen...

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Suchmaschinenoptimierung mit Google Webmaster Tools

Suchmaschinenoptimierung mit Google Webmaster Tools

By: Stephan Czysch

Publisher: O'Reilly Verlag

Publication Date: 18-JUL-2014

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Die kostenlos von Google bereitgestellten Webmaster-Tools helfen Websiteinhabern dabei, ihre Webseiten zu konfigurieren, zu analysieren und zu optimieren. Sie bieten ihnen unter anderem Antworten auf die Fragen “Zu welchen Suchanfragen wird meine Website gefunden?“, “Wer verlinkt auf meine Website?“, “Wie viele Seiten meines Webauftritts werden von Google tatsächlich indexiert?“ und “Welche Optimierung kann ich vornehmen?”. Unverzichtbar sind die Tools u.a. für die Suchmaschinenoptimierung. Wer eine umfassende Anleitung zum Einsatz der Google Webmaster-Tools sucht, ist bei diesem Buch genau...

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Das Buch zu Google AdWords

Das Buch zu Google AdWords

By: Ingemar Reimer

Publisher: O'Reilly Verlag

Publication Date: 18-JUL-2014

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Jeder, der schon einmal mit Google gesucht hat – also wirklich jeder –, hat sie bereits in seinen Suchergebnissen gesehen: die kleinen Anzeigen über dem Text und in der rechten Spalte. Diese Anzeigen werden von Unternehmen mit Hilfe von Google AdWords geschaltet, und zwar immer passend zur Suchanfrage. Google AdWords sind meist preiswert, aber enorm effektiv. Ein weiteres Plus: Beim Einsatz von Google AdWords kann genau nachvollzogen werden, wie oft eine Anzeige in den Suchergebnissen gezeigt und wie oft sie angeklickt wurde. Aus diesen Gründen sind sie für das Online-Marketing fast jedes...

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Migrating to Android for iOS Developers

Migrating to Android for iOS Developers

By: Sean Liao

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 20-JUL-2014

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Migrating to Android for iOS Developers gives you—as an experienced native iOS app developer—the skills to learn native Android apps development from scratch. Starting with preparing your Android integrated development environment and introducing just enough Android application framework fundamentals, you'll understand how to create a simple but meaningful HelloAndroid project immediately. This book provides the guidelines and tutorial projects to show you how to translate your existing iOS app to the Android platform. You'll use your mobile app knowledge to structure your Android apps...

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Galaxy S5: The Missing Manual

Galaxy S5: The Missing Manual

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

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Get the most out of Samsung’s Galaxy S5 smartphone right from the start. With clear instructions from technology expert Preston Gralla, this Missing Manual gives you a guided tour of Samsung's new flagship phone, including great new features such as the fingerprint scanner, heart rate sensor, and Download Booster. You’ll get expert tips and tricks for playing music, calling and texting, shooting photos and videos, and even getting some work done....