C# 2010 All-in-One For Dummies

By Bill Sempf

A logical, user-friendly method of studying the C# language

C# is a classy programming language for development .NET-connected software program for Microsoft home windows, the internet, and quite a lot of units. The pleasant All-in-One For Dummies layout is an ideal method to current it. every one minibook is a self-contained package deal of helpful details, making it effortless to discover what you are looking for.

Upgrades in C# 2010 comprise the facility to construct home windows 7 purposes and compatibility with Python and Ruby.

  • C# is a a bit of advanced programming language for development .NET-connected software program for Microsoft home windows, the internet, and different devices
  • Beginning C# programmers will have fun with how the All-in-One structure breaks the subject into minibooks, every one addressing a key physique of information
  • Minibooks contain growing your first C# software, home windows 7 programming, uncomplicated C# programming, object-based programming, object-oriented programming, home windows programming with C# and visible Studio, and debugging
  • Companion site contains all pattern code

Beginning C# programmers will locate C# 2010 All-in-One For Dummies explains a classy subject in a simple, comprehensible way.

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Coders at Work: Reflections on the Craft of Programming

By Peter Seibel

Peter Seibel interviews 15 of the main fascinating machine programmers alive this day in Coders at Work, delivering a better half quantity to Apress’s hugely acclaimed best-seller Founders at Work by way of Jessica Livingston. because the phrases “at paintings” recommend, Peter Seibel specializes in how his interviewees take on the day by day paintings of programming, whereas revealing even more, like how they grew to become nice programmers, how they realize programming expertise in others, and what types of difficulties they locate such a lot interesting.

Hundreds of individuals have steered names of programmers to interview at the Coders at Work site: www.codersatwork.com. the entire record used to be 284 names. Having digested everyone’s suggestions, we chosen 15 parents who’ve been style sufficient to conform to be interviewed:

  • Frances Allen: Pioneer in optimizing compilers, first lady to win the Turing Award (2006) and primary girl IBM fellow
  • Joe Armstrong: Inventor of Erlang
  • Joshua Bloch: writer of the Java collections framework, now at Google
  • Bernie Cosell: one of many major software program men in the back of the unique ARPANET IMPs and a grasp debugger
  • Douglas Crockford: JSON founder, JavaScript architect at Yahoo!
  • L. Peter Deutsch: writer of Ghostscript, implementer of Smalltalk-80 at Xerox PARC and Lisp 1.5 on PDP-1
  • Brendan Eich: Inventor of JavaScript, CTO of the Mozilla company
  • Brad Fitzpatrick: author of LiveJournal, OpenID, memcached, and Perlbal
  • Dan Ingalls: Smalltalk implementor and dressmaker
  • Simon Peyton Jones: Coinventor of Haskell and lead dressmaker of Glasgow Haskell Compiler
  • Donald Knuth: writer of The artwork of machine Programming and author of TeX
  • Peter Norvig: Director of study at Google and writer of the traditional textual content on AI
  • Guy Steele: Coinventor of Scheme and a part of the typical Lisp Gang of 5, at present engaged on fort
  • Ken Thompson: Inventor of UNIX
  • Jamie Zawinski: writer of XEmacs and early Netscape/Mozilla hacker

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The Art of SQL

For the entire buzz approximately stylish IT recommendations, facts processing remains to be on the middle of our platforms, specially now that agencies around the globe are faced with exploding volumes of information. Database functionality has develop into an important headache, and such a lot IT departments think that builders may still supply uncomplicated SQL code to resolve instant difficulties and enable DBAs music any "bad SQL" later.

In The artwork of SQL, writer and SQL specialist Stephane Faroult argues that this "safe process" in basic terms ends up in catastrophe. His insightful booklet, named after artwork of warfare by means of solar Tzu, contends that writing fast inefficient code is sweeping the airborne dirt and dust less than the rug. SQL code may well run for five to ten years, surviving a number of significant releases of the database administration approach and on a number of generations of undefined. The code has to be quickly and sound from the beginning, and that calls for a company figuring out of SQL and relational theory.

The artwork of SQL deals top practices that train skilled SQL clients to target procedure instead of specifics. Faroult's process takes a web page from sunlight Tzu's vintage treatise by way of viewing database layout as an army crusade. you would like wisdom, abilities, and skill. expertise cannot be taught, yet each strategist from sunlight Tzu to modern day generals believed that it may be nurtured during the adventure of others. They handed on their event got within the box via simple rules that served as guiding stars amid the sound and fury of conflict. this can be what Faroult does with SQL.

Like a profitable conflict plan, strong architectural offerings are in keeping with contingencies. What if the quantity of this or that desk raises unexpectedly? What if, following a merger, the variety of clients doubles? What in order to preserve numerous years of information on-line? Faroult's method of taking a look at SQL functionality will be unconventional and designated, yet he is lethal interested by writing stable SQL and utilizing SQL good. The artwork of SQL isn't really a cookbook, directory difficulties and giving recipes. the purpose is to get you-and your manager-to elevate sturdy questions.

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Software Testing

By Yogesh Singh

Software program trying out is carried out to supply stakeholders with information regarding the standard of a product less than checking out. The ebook, that is because of the the 2 many years of educating adventure of the writer, goals to provide trying out techniques and techniques that may be utilized in perform. The textual content can help readers to profit how to define faults in software program ahead of it's made on hand to clients. A really apt mixture of software program checking out innovations, solved difficulties and real-life case stories makes the publication perfect for a uncomplicated direction in software program checking out. The ebook should be an invaluable source for senior undergraduate/graduate scholars of engineering, lecturers, software program practitioners and researchers.

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Perl & LWP

By Sean M. Burke

Perl soared to recognition as a language for developing and coping with websites, yet with LWP (Library for WWW in Perl), Perl is both adept at eating details on the internet. LWP is a set of modules for fetching and processing net pages.The net is an enormous info resource that includes every thing from inventory costs to motion picture credit, and with LWP all that information is simply a couple of strains of code away. whatever you do on the internet, no matter if it really is paying for or promoting, examining or writing, importing or downloading, information to e-commerce, may be managed with Perl and LWP. you could automate Web-based buy orders as simply as you could organize a software to obtain MP3 documents from an internet site.Perl & LWP covers:

  • Understanding LWP and its design
  • Fetching and examining URLs
  • Extracting info from HTML utilizing standard expressions and tokens
  • Working with the constitution of HTML records utilizing trees
  • Setting and examining HTTP headers and reaction codes
  • Managing cookies
  • Accessing info that calls for authentication
  • Extracting links
  • Cooperating with proxy caches
  • Writing internet spiders (also often called robots) in a secure fashion

Perl & LWP contains many step by step examples that express easy methods to observe a number of the suggestions. courses to extract info from the internet websites of BBC information, Altavista, ABEBooks.com, and the elements Underground, to call quite a few, are defined intimately, so you know how and why they work.Perl programmers who are looking to automate and mine the net can choose up this ebook and be instantly effective. Written by means of a contributor to LWP, and with a foreword via certainly one of LWP's creators, Perl & LWP is the authoritative advisor to this robust and well known toolkit.

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.Net Framework 4.5 Expert Programming Cookbook

Over 50 enticing recipes for studying complex suggestions of .NET Framework 4.5


  • Explores the complicated positive factors of middle .Net thoughts in step by step detail.
  • Understand nice how you can increase your site through securing opposed to cross-site scripting assaults, permitting 3rd celebration authentications, and embedding maps.
  • Covers fascinating actual international tasks with ASP.net, Silverlight, ADO.net, and Entity Framework.

In Detail

.Net is an structure impartial and programming language agnostic framework that caters to all standards, various from enterprise recommendations to multiplayer on-line 3D video games. model 4.5 additional many new gains to aid with the advance of strong and straightforward recommendations. This booklet will train you the hot beneficial properties in addition to the complicated innovations of alternative .Net components.

".Net Framework 4.5 professional Programming Cookbook" will train you concerning the complex innovations and new positive factors of the center framework, Window varieties, threading, and parallel programming, ASP.Net, Silverlight, WCF, WPF, ADO.Net, and Entity Framework utilizing a true existence problem/solution process with a hands-on style.

This ebook takes a hands-on procedure in instructing you the way to take advantage of the hot in addition to complicated beneficial properties of the .Net framework 4.5. each one subject will train you ways to exploit a selected function of .Net to unravel a true international challenge or situation. you'll the way to use metadata pushed programming, growing customized occasions with payloads, including parallel constructs in your functions, utilizing strict facts sure controls in ASP.Net, permitting 3rd celebration authentication and embedding maps, between many different key skills.

What you'll study from this book

  • Create metadata-driven code, together with homes, occasions, and customized attributes .
  • Understand multi-threading, thread-safety, and the parallel framework extensions to prevent threading pitfalls on your Window kinds, WPF, and Silverlight purposes.
  • Implement .NET styles in software layout, assessing a given pattern’s slot in a given context and present country of .NET styles.
  • Create secured and leisure dependent WCF providers.
  • Learn new controls similar to Ribbon keep an eye on and dwell information shaper to customise your functions.
  • Use complex thoughts of program occasions and home windows kinds to create a re-usable Window varieties part.
  • Understand new gains of ASP.Net web content to let Google/Facebook SSO dependent authentication and upload non-obstructive validation besides embedding maps on your web content.


".Net Framework 4.5 specialist Programming Cookbook" is a concise and useful cookbook with complex recipes which show the hot performance of .NET Framework 4.5.

Who this e-book is written for

If you're a .NET developer and wish to examine the recent positive factors in .NET 4.5, then this booklet is simply for you. ".Net Framework 4.5 specialist Programming Cookbook" supplies builders with a uncomplicated to intermediate wisdom a high-level assessment and transparent knowing of what the .NET 4.5 Framework provides.

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By Faruk Akgul

For C builders who desire a finished advent to ZeroMQ, this is often the suitable instructional. With a basic method and functional examples, it covers every thing from primary message styles to operating with a number of sockets.


  • Learn primary message/queue layout patterns
  • Work with multi-threaded programs
  • Work with a number of sockets

In Detail

ØMQ (also spelled ZeroMQ, 0MQ, or ZMQ) is a high-performance asynchronous messaging library aimed toward use in scalable dispensed or concurrent functions. It offers a message queue, yet in contrast to message-oriented middleware, a ØMQ procedure can run with out a committed message dealer. The library is designed to have a well-recognized socket-style API.

"ZeroMQ" teaches you to exploit ZeroMQ via examples in c program languageperiod. you'll the best way to use basic styles of message/queuing with a step by step instructional strategy and the way to use them. Then, you’ll how to use excessive point APIs and to paintings with a number of sockets and multithreaded courses via many examples.

This booklet seems at how message/queue works ordinarily and what forms of difficulties it solves. Then, it explains how ZeroMQ works and the way it differs from different message/queue libraries and the way it may be utilized in diverse scenarios.

You also will methods to follow crucial message/queue layout styles in several situations, and the way they vary from one another. It indicates you sensible examples you could observe. additionally, you will paintings with a number of sockets.

You will research the fundamentals of ZeroMQ in addition to the right way to use diversified patterns.

What you are going to research from this book

  • Implement the request–reply pattern
  • Implement the pub–sub pattern
  • Work with a number of sockets
  • Work with multithreaded programs
  • Detect reminiscence leaks
  • Route schemes
  • Learn the adaptation among TCP sockets and ZeroMQ sockets


A sensible, step by step example-rich tutorial.

Who this publication is written for

If you're a C developer who desires to find out about ZeroMQ, this booklet is for you. it really is assumed that the reader has C adventure at a few point yet past ZeroMQ wisdom isn't expected.

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Deploying with JRuby: Deliver Scalable Web Apps using the JVM (Pragmatic Programmers)

By Joe Kutner

Deploy utilizing the JVM's excessive functionality whereas development your apps within the language you like. JRuby is a quick, scalable, and robust JVM language with the entire advantages of a conventional Ruby surroundings. See how one can consolidate the numerous relocating elements of an MRI-based Ruby deployment onto a unmarried JVM method. you are going to methods to port a Rails software to JRuby, get it into creation, and retain it running.

JRuby deployments have fewer relocating elements and eat much less reminiscence than conventional Ruby deployments, yet to installation your apps at the JVM, you want to examine a few new methods. This booklet introduces you to 3 JRuby deployment innovations that may provide the functionality and scalability you wish whereas letting you employ the language you love.

you are going to begin by way of porting an latest program to JRuby, getting ready the app to use the JVM platform. Then you are going to use Vagrant and Puppet to construct a digital construction surroundings so that you have a good, reproducible position to discover JRuby deployment.

together with your setting in position, you will scan with uncomplicated JRuby deployment with Warbler as you package deal your Ruby net program right into a unmarried dossier you could set up to a Java software server. subsequent you are going to arrange the light-weight Trinidad internet server to create a extra versatile, modular deployment that matches extra complicated events yet nonetheless feels pleasant and favourite to Ruby builders. you will swap to powering your app with TorqueBox, an all-in-one JRuby setting that comes with integrated aid for messaging, scheduling, and daemons--perfect for dealing with the "big jobs." Then, you will manage a continuing integration setting with Jenkins so that you can installation just like the pros.

Deploying with JRuby is the lacking hyperlink among having fun with JRuby and utilizing it within the actual global to construct high-performance, scalable applications.

What You Need:

To run the examples during this ebook, you will want a working laptop or computer which may run the Java digital Machine.

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Wireless Sensor and Actuator Networks: Algorithms and Protocols for Scalable Coordination and Data Communication

A mix of thought, experiments, and simulations that supply qualitative and quantitative insights into the technology

The very important new expertise of instant sensor and actuator networks offers greatly new conversation and networking paradigms with many new functions. Wireless Sensor and Actuator Networks is a well timed textual content that offers a fault-tolerant, trustworthy, low-latency, and energy-aware framework for instant sensor and actuator networks, permitting readers to meet the last word pursuits of the applications—such as preserving serious infrastructures, reaching well timed emergency responses, and tracking the surroundings. Taking a problem-oriented process, this source discusses a variety of computing and conversation difficulties and ideas that come up in quickly rising instant sensor and actuator networks, outstanding a stability among concept and practice.

  • Discusses backbones as subsets of sensors or actuators that suffice for acting uncomplicated information verbal exchange operations or zone sensing coverage

  • Surveys current information conversation schemes (broadcasting, routing, multicasting, anycasting, geocasting) for sensor-actuator coordination

  • Reviews the site carrier techniques

  • Addresses the matter of energy-efficient info collecting via cellular sinks/actuators

  • Describes protocols for coordination and topology keep an eye on in sensor, actuator, and robotic networks

  • Reviews present recommendations to the sensor placement challenge in instant sensor and actuator networks

This booklet is exclusive in that it addresses sensor and actuator networking in a complete manner—covering all of the facets and delivering up to date information—so that operators and teachers from a variety of parts can study extra approximately present networking traits, discover the prospective architectures, and comprehend the benefits and boundaries in destiny advertisement, social, and academic functions. Wireless Sensor and Actuator Networks is suitable for graduate scholars in computing device technology, electric engineering, and telecommunications, in addition to practitioners operating as engineers, programmers, and technologists.

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RasPi Magazine [UK], Issue 16 (2015)

From the crew in the back of Linux person & Developer journal, RasPi is the fundamental advisor to getting the main out of the Raspberry Pi credit-card sized machine. full of specialist tutorials on the best way to layout, construct and code with the Raspberry Pi, this electronic journal will teach and encourage a brand new new release of coders and makers.

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