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Talend for Big Data

Talend for Big Data

By: Bahaaldine Azarmi

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 21-FEB-2014

Insert Date: 25-FEB-2014

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Access, transform, and integrate data using Talend's open source, extensible tools Write complex processing job codes easily with the help of clear and step by step instructions Compare, filter, evaluate, and group vast quantities of data using Hadoop Pig Explore and perform HDFS and RDBMS integration with the Sqoop component In Detail Talend, a successful Open Source Data Integration Solution, accelerates the adoption of new big data technologies and efficiently integrates them into your existing IT infrastructure. It is able to do this because of its intuitive...

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Pentaho Analytics for MongoDB

Pentaho Analytics for MongoDB

By: Bo Borland

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 21-FEB-2014

Insert Date: 25-FEB-2014

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Combine Pentaho Analytics and MongoDB to create powerful analysis and reporting solutions This is a step-by-step guide that will have you quickly creating eye-catching data visualizations Includes a sample MongoDB database of web clickstream events for learning how to model and query MongoDB data Full of tips, images, and exercises that cover the Pentaho development lifecycle In Detail Pentaho Analytics for MongoDB will teach you MongoDB and Pentaho integration points and developer skills needed to create turnkey analytic solutions that deliver insight and drive value...

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Bootstrap Site Blueprints

Bootstrap Site Blueprints

By: David Cochran; Ian Whitley

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 21-FEB-2014

Insert Date: 25-FEB-2014

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Design mobile-first responsive websites with Bootstrap 3 Learn the inner workings of Bootstrap 3 and create web applications with ease Quickly customize your designs working directly with Bootstrap’s LESS files Leverage Bootstrap’s excellent JavaScript plugins In Detail Since its debut in August 2011, Twitter Bootstrap, now simply Bootstrap, has become by far the most popular framework for empowering and enhancing frontend web design. With Version 3, Bootstrap reaches an exciting new milestone, introducing a mobile-first responsive grid, new and powerful LESS mixins, and...

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Xamarin Cross-platform Application Development

Xamarin Cross-platform Application Development

By: Piotr J. Kula

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 18-FEB-2014

Insert Date: 21-FEB-2014

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Develop production-ready applications for iOS and Android using Xamarin Write native iOS and Android applications with Xamarin Add native functionality to your apps such as push notifications, camera, and GPS location Learn various strategies for cross-platform development In Detail Developing a mobile application for just one platform is becoming a thing of the past. Companies expect their apps to be supported on both iOS and Android, whilst leveraging the best native features of both. Xamarin’s tools help solve this requirement by giving developers a single toolset to...

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Building Web and Mobile ArcGIS Server Applications with JavaScript

Building Web and Mobile ArcGIS Server Applications with JavaScript

By: Eric Pimpler

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 19-FEB-2014

Insert Date: 21-FEB-2014

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Master the ArcGIS API for JavaScript, and build exciting, custom web and mobile GIS applications with the ArcGIS Server Develop ArcGIS Server applications with JavaScript, both for traditional web browsers as well as the mobile platform Acquire in-demand GIS skills sought by many employers Step-by-step instructions, examples, and hands-on practice designed to help you learn the key features and design considerations for building custom ArcGIS Server applications In Detail ArcGIS Server is the leading software for developing both web and mobile GIS applications. There are...

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Getting Started with Grunt: The JavaScript Task Runner

Getting Started with Grunt: The JavaScript Task Runner

By: Jaime Pillora

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 19-FEB-2014

Insert Date: 21-FEB-2014

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A hands-on approach to mastering the fundamentals of Grunt Gain insight on the core concepts of Grunt, Node.js and npm to get started with Grunt. Learn how to install, configure, run, and customize Grunt Example-driven and filled with tips to help you create custom Grunt tasks In Detail In recent times, modern web browsers have become the application platform of choice. Grunt, along with its wide range of plugins, provides a simple way of managing the large number of build tasks required to maintain a sophisticated web application. Getting Started with Grunt: The...

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RESTful Web Services with Dropwizard

RESTful Web Services with Dropwizard

By: Alexandros Dallas

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 19-FEB-2014

Insert Date: 21-FEB-2014

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Over 20 recipes to help you build high-performance, production-ready RESTful JVM-based backend services Learn how to build and test your own high-performance Web Service application Know more about creating and serving custom database content with Web Services Gain insight on how to secure your Web Service In Detail The RESTful Web Services concept is constantly growing compared to SOAP technologies. Used by many API providers, RESTful has started to become the architecture of choice for the enterprise SOA as well. Dropwizard combines everything needed to create...

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VMware vCenter Operations Manager Essentials

VMware vCenter Operations Manager Essentials

By: Lauren Malhoit

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 19-FEB-2014

Insert Date: 21-FEB-2014

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Explore virtualization fundamentals and real-world solutions for the modern network administrator Written by VMware expert Lauren Malhoit, this book takes a look at vCenter Operations Manager from a practical point of view that every administrator can appreciate Understand, troubleshoot, and design your virtual environment in a better and more efficient way than you ever have before A step-by-step and learn-by-example guide to understanding the ins and outs of vCenter Operations Manager In Detail vCenter Operations Manager offers a powerful solution to administrating a...

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Oracle ADF Enterprise Application Development – Made Simple Second Edition

Oracle ADF Enterprise Application Development – Made Simple Second Edition

By: Sten E. Vesterli

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 19-FEB-2014

Insert Date: 21-FEB-2014

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Successfully plan, develop, test, and deploy enterprise applications with Oracle ADF Utilize best practices for real-life enterprise application development Plan and estimate your very own ADF project Successfully organize your code and your team for maximum efficiency In Detail Modern enterprise applications must be user-friendly, visually attractive, and fast – much like Oracle Fusion applications. Oracle are using the Application Development Framework (ADF) for their own development, and now you can too. However, you need a proven method to use this powerful and...

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Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 High Availability

Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 High Availability

By: Nuno Mota

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 19-FEB-2014

Insert Date: 21-FEB-2014

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Design a highly available Exchange 2013 messaging environment using real-world examples Use the easy-to-follow guidelines and tips to achieve the highest availability Covers all the aspects that need to be considered before, during and after implementation of high availability Packed with clear diagrams and scenarios that simplify the application of high availability concepts such as site resilience In Detail Microsoft Exchange 2013 is the most widely used messaging platform in the world. Learning how to deploy it in a highly available manner is as fascinating and...

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VMware vSphere Resource Management Essentials

VMware vSphere Resource Management Essentials

By: Jonathan Frappier

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 19-FEB-2014

Insert Date: 21-FEB-2014

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Optimum solutions to help you manage your VMWare vSphere resources effectively Understand the requirements to build a strong virtual foundation and the features that can support your VMware environment Monitor and automate the tools available to make your VMware vSphere environment more efficient Packed with practical methods and techniques that will enhance your resource management in VMware In Detail vSphere is the flagship suit of Server virtualization, cloud deployment, and management. VMware vSphere comes with features that help you prepare a robust foundation to...

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Learning PowerCLI

Learning PowerCLI

By: Robert van den Nieuwendijk

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 14-FEB-2014

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A practical guide to get you started with automating VMware vSphere via PowerCLI Automate your VMware vSphere environment including hosts, clusters, storage, and vCenter Server virtual machines and networks Create good-looking, clean reports in no time, increasing your efficiency Get to grips with PowerCLI to automate routine tasks using practical examples In Detail VMware vSphere PowerCLI is a powerful command-line tool to automate all aspects of a VMware vSphere environment. PowerCLI is built on top of the popular Windows PowerShell, with which you can automate server...

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Magento 1.8 Development Cookbook

Magento 1.8 Development Cookbook

By: Bart Delvaux; Nurul Ferdous

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 20-FEB-2014

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Over 70 recipes to learn Magento development from scratch Customize the look and feel of your Magento shop Work on theming, catalog configuration, module, and database development Create modules to modify or extend Magento's standard behaviour In Detail Magento is an open source e-commerce platform which has all the functionality to function from small to large online stores. Its architecture makes it possible to extend the functionalities with plugins where a lot of them are shared by the community. This is the reason why the platform is liked by developers and...

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SketchUp 2013 for Architectural Visualization

SketchUp 2013 for Architectural Visualization

By: Thomas Bleicher; Robin de Jongh

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 15-MAY-2014

Insert Date: 15-FEB-2014

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Create stunning photo-realistic and artistic visuals of your models with SketchUp 2013 Take advantage of the new features of SketchUp 2013 Create picture-perfect photo-realistic 3D architectural renders for your SketchUp models Post-process SketchUp output to create digital watercolor and pencil art Make the most of SketchUp with the best plugins and add-on software to enhance your models In Detail Sketchup is the most popular architectural software package and 3D design software on the market and is used by millions of architects and visualizers throughout the world...

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Applied Architecture Patterns on the Microsoft Platform

Applied Architecture Patterns on the Microsoft Platform

By: Andre Dovgal; Dmitri Olechko; Gregor Noriskin

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 26-MAY-2014

Insert Date: 14-FEB-2014

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Detailed scenario-driven approach to architecting solutions using Microsoft technologies Updated to include the most recent technologies, including .NET and SQL Server Provides an architectural methodology for choosing Microsoft application platform technologies to meet the requirements of your solution Presents solutions for messaging, workflow, data processing, and performance scenarios In Detail Every day, architects and developers are asked to solve specific business problems in the most efficient way possible using a broad range of technologies. Knowing which...

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PrestaShop Module Development

PrestaShop Module Development

By: Fabien Serny

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 10-MAR-2014

Insert Date: 14-FEB-2014

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Create and customize your very own modules ready for your PrestaShop store Create and customize PrestaShop modules quickly and easily Presented in an easy to follow tutorial with tips and tricks Push PrestaShop to the best of its ability In Detail PrestaShop is an open source 'shopping-cart platform' providing everything you need to create your own online ecommerce store. PrestaShop Module Development is your complete guide to creating custom modules for your eCommerce store and customizing them to fit your exact requirements. This guide takes you through the major...

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Apache Solr 4 Enterprise Search Server

Apache Solr 4 Enterprise Search Server

By: David Smiley; Eric Pugh; Kranti Parisa; Matt Mitchell

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 14-APR-2014

Insert Date: 14-FEB-2014

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Enhance your search with faceted navigation, result highlighting, relevancy ranked sorting, and more with this complete guide to Apache Solr 4 Design a scheme to include text indexing details such as tokenization, stemming, and synonyms Tune Solr to make it search faster and achieve near real-time search Master the features and capabilities of Apache Solr to enhance your search In Detail Apache Solr is a fast, scalable, open source Enterprise search server built on Apache Lucene. Solr is wildly popular because it supports complex search criteria, faceting, result...

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Canvas LMS Course Design

Canvas LMS Course Design

By: Ryan John

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 24-MAR-2014

Insert Date: 14-FEB-2014

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Create an online, interactive experience for your students to explore with Canvas LMS Covering everything right from creating your first course to publishing and taking part Discover a whole new, interactive way for your students to learn and communicate Easily create, grade and discuss projects or assignments In Detail Canvas LMS is an open source Learning Management System (LMS) which offers an extensive and vibrant range of features to allow its users to create and manage online learning platforms for their students. We will take you from having no previous...

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Raspberry Pi Server Essentials

Raspberry Pi Server Essentials

By: Piotr J. Kula

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 11-FEB-2014

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Transform your Raspberry Pi into a server for hosting websites, games, or even your Bitcoin network Unlock the various possibilities of using Raspberry Pi as a server Configure a media center for your home or sharing with friends Connect to the Bitcoin network and manage your wallet In Detail Raspberry Pi makes a good server that facilitates you with eminently achievable to the massively ambitious ideas. It is a capable computer that can perform tasks that involve spreadsheets, word processing, and games. It also plays high-definition video. If you are looking for a way...

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Customer Success with Microsoft Dynamics Sure Step

Customer Success with Microsoft Dynamics Sure Step

By: Chandru Shankar; Vincent Bellefroid; Nilesh Thakkar

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 24-JAN-2014

Insert Date: 29-JAN-2014

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Use Sure Step methodologies to deliver quality, on-time, and on-budget business solutions to your clients Understand how Sure Step helps you envision and implement the right Microsoft Dynamics solution for your business needs Learn how to develop a process for solution selling using Sure Step Understand the review and optimization offerings available to further enhance your solution delivery during and after go-live Gain knowledge of the project and change management in Sure Step In Detail Sure Step is a full lifecycle methodology to help you envision and deliver your...