Agile Java™: Crafting Code with Test-Driven Development by Jeff Langr

By Jeff Langr

Master Java 5.0 and TDD jointly: construct extra strong, expert Software

Master Java 5.0, object-oriented layout, and Test-Driven improvement (TDD) via studying them jointly. Agile Java weaves all 3 right into a unmarried coherent method of development specialist, strong software program structures. Jeff Langr exhibits precisely how Java and TDD combine during the whole improvement lifecycle, supporting you leverage contemporary quickest, most productive improvement ideas from the very outset.

Langr writes for each programmer, even people with very little event with Java, object-oriented improvement, or agile equipment. He indicates the way to translate oral requisites into functional checks, after which how you can use these checks to create trustworthy, high-performance Java code that solves actual difficulties. Agile Java does not simply train the middle gains of the Java language: it provides coded try examples for every of them. This TDD-centered procedure does not simply bring about higher code: it offers strong suggestions that can assist you study Java way more quickly. using TDD as a studying mechanism is a landmark departure from traditional instructing techniques.

  • Presents a professional review of TDD and agile programming ideas from the Java developer's perspective
  • Brings jointly sensible most sensible practices for Java, TDD, and OO design
  • Walks via constructing Java 5.0 and writing your first program
  • Covers all of the fundamentals, together with strings, applications, and more
  • Simplifies object-oriented thoughts, together with sessions, interfaces, polymorphism, and inheritance
  • Contains specific chapters on exceptions and logging, math, I/O, mirrored image, multithreading, and Swing
  • Offers seamlessly-integrated reasons of Java 5.0's key strategies, from generics to annotations
  • Shows how TDD affects approach layout, and vice versa
  • Complements any agile or conventional method, together with severe Programming (XP)

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Oracle Internals: Tips, Tricks, and Techniques for DBAs by Donald K. Burleson

By Donald K. Burleson

when you are a regular Oracle expert, you do not have the posh of time to maintain with new expertise and skim the entire new manuals to appreciate every one new function of the most recent free up from Oracle. you would like a finished resource of knowledge and in-depth suggestions and strategies for utilizing the hot expertise. you wish Oracle Internals: counsel, tips, and methods for DBAs.
Oracle has developed from an easy relational database into some of the most complicated e-commerce systems ever devised. it is not adequate that you should comprehend simply the Oracle database. you need to additionally comprehend the elements of the net server know-how, XML, Oracle safety, Oracle and Java, and a bunch of alternative concerns so that it will do your activity effectively.
This publication is a compendium of the simplest and most dear articles from Oracle Internals, Auerbach guides' publication for Oracle database directors and different Oracle pros. Edited via Oracle guru Don Burleson, it presents the kind of in-depth, hugely technical info no longer present in the other e-book, info simply on hand from friends and experts. The chapters concentrate on the really difficult stuff - confirmed thoughts discovered within the trenches.
You may get this data from different resources, yet you'll need to hunt and peck for it. are you able to have the funds for that sort of time? Oracle Internals: tips, methods, and methods for DBAs promises wisdom and recommendation at once appropriate for your paintings in a single easy-to-use resource.

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Computer Organization and Design MIPS Edition: The by David A. Patterson,John L. Hennessy

By David A. Patterson,John L. Hennessy

Computer association and layout, 5th Edition, is the newest replace to the vintage advent to computing device association. The textual content now includes new examples and fabric highlighting the emergence of cellular computing and the cloud. It explores this generational swap with up to date content material that includes pill pcs, cloud infrastructure, and the ARM (mobile computing units) and x86 (cloud computing) architectures. The booklet makes use of a MIPS processor middle to offer the basics of applied sciences, meeting language, laptop mathematics, pipelining, reminiscence hierarchies and I/O.Because an realizing of contemporary is key to reaching solid functionality and effort potency, this version provides a brand new concrete instance, Going swifter, used during the textual content to illustrate super potent optimization options. there's additionally a brand new dialogue of the 8 nice rules of desktop structure. Parallelism is tested extensive with examples and content material highlighting parallel and software program themes. The publication beneficial properties the Intel center i7, ARM Cortex-A8 and NVIDIA Fermi GPU as real-world examples, besides an entire set of up-to-date and more advantageous exercises.

This new version is a perfect source for pro electronic procedure designers, programmers, software builders, and process software program builders. it is going to even be of curiosity to undergraduate scholars in desktop technological know-how, machine Engineering and electric Engineering classes in desktop association, laptop layout, starting from Sophomore required classes to Senior Electives.

  • Winner of a 2014 Texty Award from the textual content and educational Authors Association
  • Includes new examples, workouts, and fabric highlighting the emergence of cellular computing and the cloud
  • Covers parallelism intensive with examples and content material highlighting parallel and software program issues
  • Features the Intel middle i7, ARM Cortex-A8 and NVIDIA Fermi GPU as real-world examples through the e-book
  • Adds a brand new concrete instance, "Going Faster," to illustrate how realizing can encourage software program optimizations that increase functionality through two hundred times
  • Discusses and highlights the "Eight nice rules" of desktop architecture:  functionality through Parallelism; functionality through Pipelining; functionality through Prediction; layout for Moore's legislations; Hierarchy of stories; Abstraction to Simplify layout; Make the typical Case Fast;  and Dependability through Redundancy
  • Includes an entire set of up-to-date and superior exercises

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Write Great Code, Volume 1: Understanding the Machine by Randall Hyde

By Randall Hyde

modern programmers are usually narrowly knowledgeable as the strikes too quickly. that is the place Write nice Code, quantity 1: realizing the Machine is available in. This, the 1st of 4 volumes through writer Randall Hyde, teaches vital suggestions of desktop association in a language-independent style, giving programmers what they should recognize to put in writing nice code in any language, with no the standard overhead of studying meeting language to grasp this subject. an excellent beginning in software program engineering, The Write nice Code sequence can help programmers make wiser offerings with appreciate to programming statements and information forms whilst writing software.

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Space-Time Block Coding for Wireless Communications by Erik G. Larsson,Petre Stoica

By Erik G. Larsson,Petre Stoica

Space-time coding is a method that grants tremendously more advantageous functionality in instant networks by utilizing a number of antennas on the transmitter and receiver. Space-Time Block Coding for instant Communications, first released in 2003, is an advent to the speculation of this expertise. The authors enhance the subject utilizing a unified framework and canopy quite a few subject matters starting from details idea to functionality research and space-time coding equipment for either flat and frequency-selective fading multiple-antenna channels. The authors be aware of key rules instead of particular functional functions, and current the cloth in a concise and obtainable demeanour. Their therapy reports the basic elements of multiple-input, multiple-output verbal exchange thought, and publications the reader via a couple of themes on the leading edge of analysis and improvement. The ebook comprises homework workouts and is aimed toward graduate scholars and researchers engaged on instant communications, in addition to practitioners within the instant industry.

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The Expert Test Manager: Guide to the ISTQB Expert Level by Rex Black,James L. Rommens,Leo van der Aalst

By Rex Black,James L. Rommens,Leo van der Aalst

This e-book covers the ISTQB professional point try supervisor syllabus and is a whole, one-stop guidance advisor for the reader who's differently certified (based on adventure as a attempt supervisor) to take the specialist point try supervisor examination. integrated are broad hands-on routines and pattern examination questions that agree to ISTQB criteria for specialist point checks.

The ISTQB certification application is the best software program tester certification application on this planet. With greater than 500,000 certificate issued and a world presence in 70 nations, you will be convinced within the worth and overseas stature that the ISTQB specialist point certificates can supply you.

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Natural Language Processing: Semantic Aspects by Epaminondas Kapetanios,Doina Tatar,Christian Sacarea

By Epaminondas Kapetanios,Doina Tatar,Christian Sacarea

This e-book introduces the semantic points of common language processing and its functions. themes lined comprise: measuring observe that means similarity, multi-lingual querying, and parametric idea, named entity popularity, semantics, question language, and the character of language. The e-book additionally emphasizes the parts of arithmetic had to comprehend the mentioned algorithms.

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Quality Assurance of Agent-Based and Self-Managed Systems by Reiner Dumke,Steffen Mencke,Cornelius Wille

By Reiner Dumke,Steffen Mencke,Cornelius Wille

The demanding situations in enforcing clever and independent software program platforms stay the advance of self-adapting structures, self-healing purposes, company international production, and collaborated robot groups. With software program agent know-how well known as a key method in imposing such international infrastructure, the significance of the position of caliber insurance of agent-based platforms and process improvement is growing to be daily.



Based at the authors’ greater than fifteen years of expertise in software program agent know-how, Quality of Agent-Based and Self-Managed Systems provides the fundamentals rules and constructions of agent know-how. It covers the most caliber problems with software program procedure improvement and offers examples of agent size and review. The authors specialise in software program agent structures and multi-agent structures (MAS) and speak about the choice of caliber houses. additionally they clarify diverse suggestions and techniques to judge the advance of MAS. the ultimate bankruptcy summarizes caliber insurance ways for agent-based structures and discusses a few open difficulties and destiny directions.



Although usually advanced and hard to regulate, the functions for software program agent structures in crucial lifestyles structures elevate on a daily basis. because the caliber of the agent-based self-managing platforms is a significant element of software program hazards, interpreting, comparing, and bettering the standard dimension state of affairs will consistently be a priority while constructing those platforms. With greater than sixty illustrations and twenty tables, this booklet builds a starting place in caliber and qc for agent-based know-how.

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The Cognitive Early Warning Predictive System Using the by Rocky Termanini

By Rocky Termanini

Here’s an engaging revelation ... in the course of the plague of Athens in 430 BC, the Greeks learned that individuals who had formerly survived smallpox didn't agreement the affliction a moment time. in reality, those survivors have been known as upon to take care of these bothered with smallpox. think of this booklet because the continuum of the Immunization legacy as utilized to the electronic global.

The company of attack-as-a-service (AaaS) is genuine and isn't going away any time quickly. The Russians and chinese language have lately been suspected of delivering AaaS to nefarious corporations. This e-book bargains the main cutting edge option to this severe issue.

The Cognitive Early caution Predictive procedure (CEWPS™) defined within the booklet replicates the human immune procedure and creates its counterpart, "the electronic immune system". A CEWPS inoculates severe structures with vaccination as a carrier (VaaS). this can be accomplished via its clever Vaccine™, the holy grail of electronic immunity. From the CEWPS arsenal, the early caution predictive part is the clever and self-trained AI reasoning engine that acquires wisdom from prior assaults and predicts, possible incoming cyberattacks.

The Cognitive Early caution Predictive approach utilizing the clever Vaccine discusses uneven cyber struggle, the vulnerabilities of severe infrastructure, and the shortcomings of the anti-virus applied sciences. subsequent, it describes the permitting applied sciences required to construct a "Digital Immune System."

CEWPS is the recent paradigm that extends the continuum of cyber safety. This publication contains vibrant assault situations on a few significant infrastructures and describes how CEWPS is used to discourage and annihilate the assaults.

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