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MongoDB High Availability

MongoDB High Availability

By: Afshin Mehrabani

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 24-JUL-2014

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Design and implement a highly available server using the latest features of MongoDB Improve response time by profiling and indexing on large databases Configure a Replica set network from scratch using a real-world example Step-by-step guide to setting up and learning about the latest MongoDB components and features to perform clustering and sharding In Detail MongoDB is one of the pioneers in implementing the NoSQL concept by using "Document" as the infrastructure to save and restore data from a database. Using MongoDB in high pressure situations needs a predefined...

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Arduino Home Automation Projects

Arduino Home Automation Projects

By: Marco Schwartz

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 23-JUL-2014

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Automate your home using the powerful Arduino platform Interface home automation components with Arduino Automate your projects to communicate wirelessly using XBee, Bluetooth and WiFi Build seven exciting, instruction-based home automation projects with Arduino in no time In Detail The Arduino platform is used by more than one million people around the world to prototype electronic systems. It is the perfect platform to use to build home automation systems, as it allows you to build your own motion sensors, control lamps remotely, and control preexisting home automation...

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Kali Linux CTF Blueprints

Kali Linux CTF Blueprints

By: Cameron Buchanan

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 24-JUL-2014

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Build, test, and customize your own Capture the Flag challenges across multiple platforms designed to be attacked with Kali Linux Put the skills of the experts to the test with these tough and customisable pentesting projects Develop each challenge to suit your specific training, testing, or client engagement needs Hone your skills, from wireless attacks to social engineering, without the need to access live systems In Detail As attackers develop more effective and complex ways to compromise computerized systems, penetration testing skills and tools are in high demand....

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Mastering Concurrency in Go

Mastering Concurrency in Go

By: Nathan Kozyra

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 23-JUL-2014

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Discover and harness Go's powerful concurrency features to develop and build fast, scalable network systems Explore the core syntaxes and language features that enable concurrency in Go Understand when and where to use concurrency to keep data consistent and applications non-blocking, responsive, and reliable A practical approach to utilize application scaffolding to design highly-scalable programs that are deeply rooted in go routines and channels In Detail This book will take you through the history of concurrency, how Go utilizes it, how Go differs from other...

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Learning Karaf Cellar

Learning Karaf Cellar

By: Jean-Baptiste Onofré

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 22-JUL-2014

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Build and implement a complete clustering solution for the Apache Karaf OSGi container Install and use Cellar as a provisioning clustering solution for Apache Karaf Extend Cellar usage to more than just provisioning by implementing distributed solutions Practical, step-by-step tutorial with real use cases and examples to help you seamlessly manage a cluster of Karaf Instances In Detail Apache Karaf is a popular OSGi container that provides rich and broad features, and together with Cellar, you can easily manage farms of containers that provide synchronization between the...

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Joomla! 3 Beginner's Guide Second Edition

Joomla! 3 Beginner's Guide Second Edition

By: Eric Tiggeler

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 22-JUL-2014

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Build, develop, and manage a fully functioning, professional looking, and feature-rich website with the Joomla! CMS Build and maintain your own website quickly, easily, and efficiently, getting the most out of the fully revised Joomla content management system Learn all the necessary web building skills: from organizing your content to completely changing the site design Learn by doing: follow step-by-step instructions on how to create an example website that meets real-life requirements In Detail Taking full advantage of all the new features and enhancements added to...

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Cloudera Administration Handbook

Cloudera Administration Handbook

By: Rohit Menon

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 18-JUL-2014

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A complete, hands-on guide to building and maintaining large Apache Hadoop clusters using Cloudera Manager and CDH5 Understand the CDH architecture and its components and successfully set up a Hadoop cluster Maintain, troubleshoot, and secure your cluster using Cloudera Manager Easy-to-follow administrator’s guide with step-by-step explanations to help you master Apache Hadoop In Detail Apache Hadoop is an open source distributed computing technology that assists users in processing large volumes of data with relative ease, helping them to generate tremendous insights...

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Practical Mobile Forensics

Practical Mobile Forensics

By: Satish Bommisetty; Rohit Tamma; Heather Mahalik

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 21-JUL-2014

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Dive into mobile forensics on iOS, Android, Windows, and BlackBerry devices with this action-packed, practical guide Clear and concise explanations for forensic examinations of mobile devices Master the art of extracting data, recovering deleted data, bypassing screen locks, and much more The first and only guide covering practical mobile forensics on multiple platforms In Detail With the advent of smartphones, the usage and functionality of mobile devices has grown enormously along with the sensitive information contained in these devices. Law enforcement agencies...

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PostgreSQL 9 High Availability Cookbook

PostgreSQL 9 High Availability Cookbook

By: Shaun M. Thomas

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 17-JUL-2014

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Over 100 recipes to design and implement a highly available server with the advanced features of PostgreSQL Create a PostgreSQL cluster that stays online even when disaster strikes Avoid costly downtime and data loss that can ruin your business Perform data replication and monitor your data with hands-on industry-driven recipes and detailed step-by-step explanations In Detail PostgreSQL, often known as simply "Postgres", is an object-relational database management system (ORDBMS) with an emphasis on extensibility and standards-compliance. From hardware selection to...

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Mastering Puppet

Mastering Puppet

By: Thomas Uphill

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 16-JUL-2014

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Pull the strings of Puppet to configure enterprise-grade environments for performance optimization Implement puppet in a medium to large installation. Deal with issues found in larger deployments, such as scaling, and improving performance. Step by step tutorial to utilize Puppet efficiently to have a fully functioning Puppet infrastructure in an enterprise- level environment In Detail Puppet is a configuration management system written for system administrators to manage a large number of systems efficiently and help maintain order. Mastering Puppetdeals with the...

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Mastering Unit Testing Using Mockito and JUnit

Mastering Unit Testing Using Mockito and JUnit

By: Sujoy Acharya

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 15-JUL-2014

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An advanced guide to mastering unit testing using Mockito and JUnit Create meaningful and maintainable automated unit tests using advanced JUnit features and the Mockito framework Build an automated continuous integration environment to get real-time feedback on broken code, code coverage, code quality, and integration issues Covers best practices and presents insights on architecture and designs to create faster and reliable unit testing environments In Detail It is insanity to keep doing things the same way and expect them to improve. Any program is useful only when it...

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Mastering Proxmox

Mastering Proxmox

By: Wasim Ahmed

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 14-JUL-2014

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Master Proxmox VE to effectively implement server virtualization technology within your network Learn how to provide big business virtualization technology at small business prices by using Proxmox Walk through every aspect of visualization using Proxmox, from a basic cluster to complex multi-cluster setups A practical, scenario-based guide featuring best practices which will show you everything you need to know to tackle any Proxmox cluster In Detail Proxmox is an open source virtualization management solution for servers. This book starts by guiding you through how to...

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Getting Started with Windows VDI

Getting Started with Windows VDI

By: Andrew Fryer

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 14-JUL-2014

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Create, maintain, and secure scalable and resilient virtual desktops with Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2 Explore the various parts of the VDI infrastructure such as the broker, web access server, and virtualization host Provide access for remote workers via any supported device Using a step-by-step approach, quickly grasp the complexities of VDI and learn to deploy its features In Detail This easy-to-follow introduction guide brings together all of the knowledge required to build a successful Virtual Desktop project that is secure, scalable, and highly...

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JIRA 6.x Administration Cookbook

JIRA 6.x Administration Cookbook

By: Patrick Li

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 10-JUL-2014

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Over 100 hands-on recipes to help you efficiently administer, customize, and extend your JIRA 6 implementation Make JIRA adapt to your organization and process flow Gather and display the right information from users with customized forms and layouts Extend the capabilities of JIRA with add-ons, scripts, and integrations with other popular applications and cloud platforms In Detail Atlassian JIRA is an enterprise issue tracker system. One of its key strengths is its ability to adapt to the needs of an organization, from the frontend user interface, to providing a...

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HTML5 Game Development HOTSHOT

HTML5 Game Development HOTSHOT

By: Makzan

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 08-JUL-2014

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Build interactive games with HTML, DOM, and the CreateJS Game library Create eight different games using HTML5 Learn essential games development techniques, such as game loop, animations, and browser storage Follow the project-based approach to build games from start to finish with in-depth explanations on game management In Detail This book will show you how to create stunning cross-browser games without the need for Flash or other plugins. Learn about Box2D, DOM elements, the EaselJS framework, and more, all providing a foundation of knowledge to expand your...

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Embedded Linux Development with Yocto Project

Embedded Linux Development with Yocto Project

By: Otavio Salvador; Daiane Angolini

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 09-JUL-2014

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Develop fascinating Linux-based projects using the groundbreaking Yocto Project tools Optimize Yocto Project's capabilities to develop captivating embedded Linux projects Facilitates efficient system development by helping you avoid known pitfalls Demonstrates concepts in a practical and easy-to-understand way In Detail Starting with the very basics of the Yocto Project tools, this book will provide you with all the knowledge you need to work on real Linux-based hardware. With emphasis on practical implementation, this book starts by helping you set up and configure...

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Three.js Essentials

Three.js Essentials

By: Jos Dirksen

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 07-JUL-2014

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Create and animate beautiful 3D graphics with this fast-paced tutorial Acquire thorough knowledge of the essential features of Three.js, explained using comprehensive examples Animate HTML5 elements directly from Three.js using the CSS3 3D renderer Visualize information such as sound and open data in beautiful 3D In Detail Create beautiful visualizations and 3D scenes using Three.js with this practical, example-rich book. Learn all the core concepts of Three.js, and whether you are targeting mobile devices or desktop browsers, you will gain the necessary skills to build...

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Pentaho Business Analytics Cookbook

Pentaho Business Analytics Cookbook

By: Sergio Ramazzina

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 25-JUN-2014

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Over 100 recipes to get you fully acquainted with the key features of Pentaho BA 5 and increase your productivity Gain insight into developing reports, cubes, and data visualizations quickly with Pentaho Provides an overview of Pentaho’s mobile features Improve your knowledge of Pentaho User Console including tips on how to extend and customize it In Detail Pentaho Business Analytics 5 is a complete open source business intelligence suite, providing data integration, OLAP, reporting, data visualization, and data mining features. Pentaho Business Analytics Cookbook...

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Building Probabilistic Graphical Models with Python

Building Probabilistic Graphical Models with Python

By: Kiran R Karkera

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 25-JUN-2014

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Solve machine learning problems using probabilistic graphical models implemented in Python with real-world applications Stretch the limits of machine learning by learning how graphical models provide an insight on particular problems, especially in high dimension areas such as image processing and NLP Solve real-world problems using Python libraries to run inferences using graphical models A practical, step-by-step guide that introduces readers to representation, inference, and learning using Python libraries best suited to each task In Detail With the increasing...

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System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager Cookbook

System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager Cookbook

By: Edvaldo Alessandro Cardoso

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 25-JUN-2014

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Over 70 recipes to help you design, configure, and manage a reliable and efficient virtual infrastructure with VMM 2012 R2 Create, deploy, and manage datacenters and private and hybrid clouds with hybrid hypervisors using VMM 2012 R2 Integrate and manage fabric (compute, storages, gateways, and networking), services and resources, and deploy clusters from bare metal servers Explore VMM 2012 R2 features such as Windows 2012 R2 and SQL 2012 support, converged networks, network virtualization, live migration, Linux VMs, and resource throttling and availability In...