Category: Computers & Internet

Understanding Computers in a Changing Society

Understanding Computers in a Changing Society gives your students a classic introduction to computer concepts with a modern twist! Known for its emphasis on basic computer concepts and societal issues, this text makes concepts relevant to today’s career-focused students and has increased emphasis on mobile computing and related issues such as mobile commerce and mobile security.

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Windows Server® 2008 Hyper-V(TM) Resource Kit

In-depth and comprehensive, this official RESOURCE KIT delivers the information you need to plan, implement, and manage a virtualized enterprise infrastructure. Covers R2 features. You get authoritative technical guidance from those who know the technology best—leading industry experts and the Windows® Virtualization Team—along with sample scripts, job aids, and other essential resources.
Get expert advice on how to:

Manage the project visioning phase—scope, risks, budget
Design Hyper-V se…

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Microsoft Windows 7 Your Way

Want to make Windows 7 run faster, smarter, easier, better? Want to personalize Windows to look and act the way you want it to? Want to get
more efficient and ditch all those Windows hassles? You don’t need
a Ph.D in computer science or expensive upgrades. All you need is this book!
Michael Miller makes it easy to tweak Windows so it works just like you
want it to–and runs smooth as silk for years to come. No extreme hacking required: These are simple, step-by-step techniques anyone can perf…

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Bayesian Programming (Chapman & Hall/CRC Machine Learning & Pattern Recognition)

Probability as an Alternative to Boolean LogicWhile logic is the mathematical foundation of rational reasoning and the fundamental principle of computing, it is restricted to problems where information is both complete and certain. However, many real-world problems, from financial investments to email filtering, are incomplete or uncertain in nature. Probability theory and Bayesian computing together provide an alternative framework to deal with incomplete and uncertain data. Decision-Making…

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Mac OS X and iOS Internals: To the Apple’s Core

An in-depth look into Mac OS X and iOS kernels
Powering Macs, iPhones, iPads and more, OS X and iOS are becoming ubiquitous. When it comes to documentation, however, much of them are shrouded in mystery. Cocoa and Carbon, the application frameworks, are neatly described, but system programmers find the rest lacking. This indispensable guide illuminates the darkest corners of those systems, starting with an architectural overview, then drilling all the way to the core.

Provides you with a to…

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Mathematica Data Analysis

Key Features

Use the power of Mathematica to analyze data in your applications
Discover the capabilities of data classification and pattern recognition offered by Mathematica
Use hundreds of algorithms for time series analysis to predict the future

Book Description
There are many algorithms for data analysis and it’s not always possible to quickly choose the best one for each case. Implementation of the algorithms takes a lot of time. With the help of Mathematica, you can quickly get a res…

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NX-OS and Cisco Nexus Switching: Next-Generation Data Center Architectures

NX-OS and Cisco Nexus Switching
Next-Generation Data Center Architectures
The complete guide to planning, configuring, managing, and troubleshooting NX-OS in enterprise environments
Kevin Corbin, CCIE® No. 11577
Ron Fuller, CCIE No. 5851
David Jansen, CCIE No. 5952
Cisco® Nexus switches and the new NX-OS operating system are rapidly becoming the new de facto standards for data center distribution/aggregation layer networking. NX-OS builds on Cisco IOS to provide advanced features that will b…

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Graphic Design School, 5th Edition

Graphic Design School: The Principles and Practice of Graphic Design allows students to develop core competencies while understanding how these fundamentals translate into new and evolving media. With examples from magazines, websites, books, and mobile devices, the Fifth Edition provides an overview of the visual communications profession, with a new focus on the intersection of design specialties. A brand-new section on web and interactivity covers topics such as web tools, coding requirem…

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Going GAS: From VBA to Google Apps Script

If you’re making or investigating the transition from Microsoft Office to Google Docs, or simply trying to get started with Google automation and APIs, this practical book covers each of the major services accessible from Google Apps Script, including add-ons and integration with external services.
With a particular emphasis on how to transition from Microsoft’s Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) to Apps Script, all the common VBA functions are rewritten in JavaScript with equivalence table…

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