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41. 

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

Insert Date: 05-APR-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...

42. 

Beginning COBOL for Programmers

Beginning COBOL for Programmers

By: Michael Coughlan

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 24-MAR-2014

Insert Date: 03-APR-2014

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Beginning COBOL for Programmers is a comprehensive, sophisticated tutorial and modular skills reference on the COBOL programming language for established programmers. This book is for you if you are a developer who would like to—or must—add COBOL to your repertoire. Perhaps you recognize the opportunities presented by the current COBOL skills crisis, or are working in a mission critical enterprise which retains legacy COBOL applications. Whatever your situation, Beginning COBOL for Programmers meets your needs as an established programmer moving to COBOL. Beginning COBOL for Programmers...

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Beginning iOS 7 Development: Exploring the iOS SDK

Beginning iOS 7 Development: Exploring the iOS SDK

By: Jack Nutting; Fredrik Olsson; David Mark; Jeff LaMarche

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 26-MAR-2014

Insert Date: 03-APR-2014

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The team that brought you the bestselling Beginning iPhone Development is back again for Beginning iOS 7 Development, bringing this definitive guide up-to-date with Apple's latest and greatest iOS 7 SDK, as well as with the latest version of Xcode. There's coverage of brand-new technologies, including a new chapter on Apple's Sprite Kit framework for game development, as well as significant updates to existing material. You'll have everything you need to create your very own apps for the latest iOS devices. Every single sample app in the book has been rebuilt from scratch using latest...

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Pro AngularJS

Pro AngularJS

By: Adam Freeman

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 01-APR-2014

Insert Date: 31-MAR-2014

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AngularJS is the leading framework for building dynamic JavaScript applications that take advantage of the capabilities of modern browsers and devices. AngularJS, which is maintained by Google, brings the power of the Model-View-Controller (MVC) pattern to the client, providing the foundation for complex and rich web apps. It allows you to build applications that are smaller, faster, and with a lighter resource footprint than ever before. Best-selling author Adam Freeman explains how to get the most from AngularJS. He begins by describing the MVC pattern and the many benefits that can be...

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Beginning HTML5 Games with CreateJS

Beginning HTML5 Games with CreateJS

By: Brad Manderscheid

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 25-MAR-2014

Insert Date: 28-MAR-2014

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Beginning HTML5 Games with CreateJS provides a hands-on approach to get you up and running with the most comprehensive tools available for HTML5 Canvas game development. Whether you are brand new to making games or an experienced game developer, you'll learn to fully utilize the CreateJS suite to bring your new or existing game techniques to desktop and mobile devices. This book covers everything from creating graphics in HTML5 Canvas to capturing user input (whether from keyboard, mouse, or touch) to using a state machine for efficient game control. There are practical (and fun)...

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Running Mainframe z on Distributed Platforms: How to Create Robust Cost-Efficient Multiplatform z Environments

Running Mainframe z on Distributed Platforms: How to Create Robust Cost-Efficient Multiplatform z Environments

By: Kenneth Barrett; Stephen Norris

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 20-MAR-2014

Insert Date: 26-MAR-2014

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"Should you choose to implement zPDT, RDz UT, or RD&T in your team's arsenal, you will find Barrett and Norris's insights, genius, and hard work illuminating as to how to rationally and economically manage the environment." —Scott Fagen, Chief Architect—System z Business, CA Technologies "A must-read for anyone interested in successfully deploying cost-efficient zPDT environments with agility in an enterprise that requires simple or complex configurations. The case-study-based exposition of the content allows for its easy consumption and use. Excellent!" —Mahendra Durai, SVP &...

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Irresistible Apps: Motivational Design Patterns for Apps, Games, and Web-based Communities

Irresistible Apps: Motivational Design Patterns for Apps, Games, and Web-based Communities

By: Chris Lewis

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 17-MAR-2014

Insert Date: 25-MAR-2014

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When you create an app, a website, or a game, how do you attract users, and perhaps more importantly, how do you keep them? Irresistible Apps explains exactly how to do this using a library of 27 motivational design patterns and real-world examples of how they work. As a developer, you need to retain users in the new economy of advertisements, subscriptions, and in-app purchases, but how do you do this? How do some applications keep users coming back? Why do people spend hours and hours playing World of Warcraft? Why do people care about Reddit karma? What makes customers keep buying...

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Beginning Oracle SQL: for Oracle Database 12c, Third Edition

Beginning Oracle SQL: for Oracle Database 12c, Third Edition

By: Lex De Haan; Tim Gorman; Inger Jørgensen; Melanie Caffrey

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 11-MAR-2014

Insert Date: 22-MAR-2014

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Beginning Oracle SQL is your introduction to the interactive query tools and specific dialect of SQL used with Oracle Database. These tools include SQL*Plus and SQL Developer. SQL*Plus is the one tool any Oracle developer or database administrator can always count on, and it is widely used in creating scripts to automate routine tasks. SQL Developer is a powerful, graphical environment for developing and debugging queries. Oracle's is possibly the most valuable dialect of SQL from a career standpoint. Oracle's database engine is widely used in corporate environments worldwide. It is also...

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Beginning Xcode

Beginning Xcode

By: Matthew Knott

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 11-MAR-2014

Insert Date: 21-MAR-2014

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Xcode is Apple's Integrated Development Environment (IDE), Interface Builder, and other tools for helping app developers and coders to build iPhone and iPad apps more efficiently and quickly. Beginning Xcode aims to get you up and running with Apple's latest Xcode 5 and includes a wide variety of exciting projects to build. So, if you have some programming experience with iOS SDK and Objective-C, but want a more in depth tutorial on Xcode, then Beginning Xcode is for you. The book focuses on the new technologies, tools and features that Apple has bundled into the new Xcode 5, to...

50. 

Beginning PowerShell for SharePoint 2013

Beginning PowerShell for SharePoint 2013

By: Nikolas Charlebois-Laprade

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 02-MAR-2014

Insert Date: 19-MAR-2014

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Beginning PowerShell for SharePoint 2013 is a book for the SharePoint administrator looking to expand his or her toolkit and skills by learning PowerShell, Microsoft's vastly flexible and versatile object oriented scripting language. PowerShell is the future of Microsoft administration, and SharePoint is a complex product that can be managed more easily and quickly with PowerShell cmdlets and scripts. This book helps bridge the gap, introducing PowerShell fundamentals and operations in the context of deploying, migrating, managing, and monitoring SharePoint 2013. Author Nik...

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Beginning Android 3D Game Development

Beginning Android 3D Game Development

By: Robert Chin

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 11-MAR-2014

Insert Date: 18-MAR-2014

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Beginning Android 3D Game Development is a unique book for today's Android and game app developers who want to learn how to build 3D game apps that run on the latest Android KitKat platform using Java and OpenGL ES. A Drone Grid game case study is included. ...

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Sales Hunting: How to Develop New Territories and Major Accounts in Half the Time Using Trust as Your Weapon

Sales Hunting: How to Develop New Territories and Major Accounts in Half the Time Using Trust as Your Weapon

By: David A. Monty

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 25-FEB-2014

Insert Date: 13-MAR-2014

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The first year of developing a new sales territory is a daunting task—especially in dog-eat-dog industries. The traditional advice is to train quickly on product, grab a customer list, start calling for appointments, discover opportunities, and close deals. In fact, almost every sales model out there is based on nothing more than "opportunity" management. But jumping straight to opportunity will have new salespeople—or veterans developing new territories—chasing their tails for the first year or two. As Sales Hunting: How to Develop New Territories and Major Accounts in Half the Time ...

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Learn Java for Android Development, Third Edition

Learn Java for Android Development, Third Edition

By: Jeff Friesen

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 24-FEB-2014

Insert Date: 11-MAR-2014

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Learn Java for Android Development, Third Edition, is an update of a strong selling book that now includes a primer on Android app development (in Chapter 1 and Appendix C, which is distributed in the book's code archive). This book teaches programmers the essential Java language skills necessary for effectively picking up and using the new Android SDK platform to build mobile, embedded, and even PC apps, especially game apps. Android development is hot, and many programmers are interested in joining the fun. However, because this technology is based on Java, you should first obtain a...

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Beginning LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3

Beginning LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3

By: Mark Rollins

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 29-JAN-2014

Insert Date: 06-MAR-2014

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Beginning LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 shows you how to create new fun and fantastic creations with the new EV3 programmable brick along with other new EV3 pieces and features. You'll learn the language of the EV3 brick, and then go on to create a variety of programmable vehicles using MINDSTORMS and Technic parts. You'll then move into creating robot parts, including robotic arms. You'll even learn how to make different types of MINDSTORMS walkers. Finally, you'll learn how to incorporate light and sound into your amazing EV3 creations. Whether you're a MINDSTORMS enthusiast wanting to know...

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Android Recipes: A Problem-Solution Approach, Third Edition

Android Recipes: A Problem-Solution Approach, Third Edition

By: Dave Smith; Jeff Friesen

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 04-FEB-2014

Insert Date: 06-MAR-2014

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Android continues to be one of the leading mobile OS and development platforms driving today's mobile innovations and the apps ecosystem. Android appears complex, but offers a variety of organized development kits to those coming into Android with differing programming language skill sets. Android Recipes: A Problem-Solution Approach, Third Edition offers more than 100 down-to-earth code recipes, and guides you step-by-step through a wide range of useful topics using complete and real-world working code examples. It's updated to include the KitKat Android 4.4 SDK as well as earlier...

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Pro Microsoft HDInsight: Hadoop on Windows

Pro Microsoft HDInsight: Hadoop on Windows

By: Debarchan Sarkar

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 18-FEB-2014

Insert Date: 28-FEB-2014

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Pro Microsoft HDInsight is a complete guide to deploying and using Apache Hadoop on the Microsoft Windows Azure Platforms. The information in this book enables you to process enormous volumes of structured as well as non-structured data easily using HDInsight, which is Microsoft's own distribution of Apache Hadoop. Furthermore, the blend of Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) and Platform as a Service (PaaS) offerings available through Windows Azure lets you take advantage of Hadoop's processing power without the worry of creating, configuring, maintaining, or managing your own...

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Learn Java for Web Development: Modern Java Web Development

Learn Java for Web Development: Modern Java Web Development

By: Vishal Layka

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 15-FEB-2014

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Web development is still one of today's most popular, active, and important programming and development activities. From a single web page to an e-commerce-enabled web site to a fully-fledged web application, the Java programming language and its frameworks allow you great flexibility and productivity for your web application development. Learn Java for Web Development teaches web developers who are new to Java key skills, Java-based languages, and frameworks to build simple or complex web sites and applications. As soon as you pick up this book, Vishal Layka's experience guides you on a...

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Office 365: Migrating and Managing Your Business in the Cloud

Office 365: Migrating and Managing Your Business in the Cloud

By: Matthew Katzer; Don Crawford

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 29-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 11-FEB-2014

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Written for the IT professional and business owner, this book provides the business and technical insight necessary to migrate your business to the cloud using Microsoft Office 365. This is a practical look at cloud migration and the use of different technologies to support that migration. Numerous examples of cloud migration with technical migration details are included. Cloud technology is a tremendous opportunity for an organization to reduce IT costs, and to improve productivity with increased access, simpler administration and improved services. Those businesses that embrace the...

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Practical Oracle Database Appliance

Practical Oracle Database Appliance

By: Bobby L. Curtis; Fuad Arshad; Erik Benner; Maris Elsins; Matt Gallagher; Pete Sharman; Yury Velikanov

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 28-JAN-2014

Insert Date: 07-FEB-2014

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Practical Oracle Database Appliance is a hands-on book taking you through the components and implementation of the Oracle Database Appliance. Learn about architecture, installation, configuration, and reconfiguration. Install and configure the Oracle Database Appliance with confidence. Make the right choices between the various configurations in order to realize your performance requirements. Manage and monitor the appliance to meet business requirements. Protect your data through proper backup and recovery procedures. Oracle Database is one of the most relied-up databases in industry....

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Beginning Haskell: A Project-Based Approach

Beginning Haskell: A Project-Based Approach

By: Alejandro Serrano Mena

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 28-JAN-2014

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Beginning Haskell provides a broad-based introduction to the Haskell language, its libraries and environment, and to the functional programming paradigm that is fast growing in importance in the software industry. The book takes a project-based approach to learning the language that is unified around the building of a web-based storefront. Excellent coverage is given to the Haskell ecosystem and supporting tools. These include the Cabal build tool for managing projects and modules, the HUnit and QuickCheck tools for software testing, the Scotty framework for developing web applications,...