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Computer Science Illuminated

Every one new print reproduction comprises Navigate 2 virtue entry that unlocks a complete and interactive book, scholar perform actions and exams, an entire suite of teacher assets, and studying analytics reporting instruments. totally revised and up to date, the 6th variation of the best-selling textual content desktop technology Illuminated keeps the accessibility and in-depth assurance of earlier variations, whereas incorporating all-new fabric on state-of-the-art matters in machine technological know-how. Authored through the award-winning Nell Dale and John Lewis, machine technology Illuminated’s designated and leading edge layered strategy strikes during the degrees of computing from an geared up, language-neutral viewpoint. Designed for the introductory computing and laptop technological know-how path, this student-friendly 6th variation presents scholars with an outstanding origin for additional learn, and provides non-majors a whole advent to computing. Key gains of the 6th variation contain: entry to Navigate 2 on-line studying fabrics together with a accomplished and interactive publication, pupil perform actions and tests, studying analytics reporting instruments, and extra thoroughly revised sections on HTML and CSS Updates concerning most sensible point domain names, Social Networks, and Google Analytics All-new part on net administration, together with ICANN keep an eye on and web neutrality New layout, together with absolutely revised figures and tables New and up-to-date were you aware callouts are integrated within the bankruptcy margins New and revised moral matters and Biographies all through emphasize the background and breadth of computing on hand in our customizable submit platform a set of programming language chapters can be found as reasonably cheap bundling strategies. to be had chapters comprise: Java, C++, Python, Alice, SQL, VB.NET, RUBY, Perl, Pascal, and JavaScript. With Navigate 2, know-how and content material mix to extend the succeed in of your school room. even if you train an internet, hybrid, or conventional classroom-based direction, Navigate 2 offers unbeatable worth. event Navigate 2 this day at

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Getting Started with MariaDB - Second Edition

Explore the robust beneficial properties of MariaDB with useful examples

About This Book

  • Install, configure, and deal with MariaDB
  • Store and manage info with MariaDB
  • Get up and working with real-world, functional examples in response to MariaDB 10

Who This booklet Is For

This booklet is for someone who desires to study extra approximately databases as a rule and needs to start with MariaDB. earlier database adventure isn't really required.

What you'll Learn

  • Install MariaBD on home windows, Mac OS X, and Linux
  • Configure MariaDB for larger functionality utilizing the positive aspects of model 10
  • Get acquainted with the use of operators for retrieving rows extra selectively
  • Use MariaDB 10's strong instruments to shop, retrieve, and learn data
  • Secure MariaDB from unauthorized access
  • Maintain the databases linked to MariaDB to make sure effective and optimal functioning
  • Retrieve information and how you can style, summarize, workforce, and control it.

In Detail

MariaDB is a database that has develop into extremely popular within the few brief years that it's been round. It doesn't require an immense server or pricey help agreement. it's also strong sufficient to be the database of selection for the various largest and most well-liked web content on this planet, taking complete good thing about the newest computing available.

From fitting and configuring via easy utilization and upkeep, each one bankruptcy during this revised and elevated consultant leads on sequentially and logically from the single sooner than it, introducing themes of their typical order so that you research what you would like, in case you desire it. The publication is predicated at the newest unencumber of MariaDB and covers the entire most modern positive factors and services. by way of the tip of this beginner-friendly ebook, not just will you've a working deploy of MariaDB, yet you've sensible, hands-on adventure within the fundamentals of the way to put in, configure, administer, use, and retain it.

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Reinforcement Learning and Approximate Dynamic Programming for Feedback Control

Reinforcement studying (RL) and adaptive dynamic programming (ADP) has been essentially the most serious examine fields in technological know-how and engineering for contemporary complicated structures. This booklet describes the most recent RL and ADP recommendations for determination and regulate in human engineered platforms, masking either unmarried participant choice and keep watch over and multi-player video games. Edited through the pioneers of RL and ADP learn, the ebook brings jointly rules and strategies from many fields and gives an incredible and well timed information on controlling a large choice of platforms, akin to robots, business procedures, and monetary decision-making.

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Next-Generation Applied Intelligence: 22nd International Conference on Industrial, Engineering and Other Applications of Applied Intelligent Systems, IEA/AIE 2009, Tainan, Taiwan, June 2009, Proceedings

By Been-Chian Chien, Tzung-Pei Hong, Moonis Ali, Shyi-Ming Chen

This ebook constitutes the refereed complaints of the twenty second overseas convention on business and Engineering functions of synthetic Intelligence and professional structures, IEA/AIE 2009, held in Tainan, Taiwan in June 2009. The eighty four revised complete papers provided including five invited papers have been rigorously reviewed and chosen from 286 submissions. The papers are conceal a variety of issues like self reliant brokers, computing device imaginative and prescient, info mining and data discovery, choice aid structures, evolutionary computation, fuzzy common sense and uncertainty, clever procedure functions, clever instant computing, wisdom administration and usual language processing, computer studying, multi-agent platforms, neural networks, and 3 targeted invited issues together with engineering wisdom and semantic structures, mass customization of producing items utilizing utilized clever platforms, and mining fascinating wisdom.

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Microsoft Office 2010 Digital Classroom, (Book and Video Training)

By AGI Creative Team

The entire book-and-video education package deal for workplace 2010!

This Microsoft place of work 2010 book-and-video education package-from an analogous expert education specialists who additionally create many education fabrics for Microsoft-is like having your individual own teacher guiding you thru every one lesson, yet you're employed at your individual velocity! The full-color ebook comprises 27 classes that educate you the recent positive aspects and quirks of Microsoft place of work 2010.

Each lesson comprises step by step directions and lesson records, and gives important video tutorials that supplement what you are studying and obviously show tips to do projects. This jam-packed education package deal takes you well past the fundamentals in a sequence of easy-to-absorb, five-minute lessons.

  • Shows you the way to exploit Microsoft workplace 2010, the hot model of the Microsoft workplace suite that's on hand in regular 32-bit and now additionally a 64-bit model
  • Walks you thru 27 classes, every one which includes easy-to-follow, step by step directions and lesson records in complete colour that make each one job much less intimidating
  • Includes the entire lesson documents from the e-book and video tutorials that truly aid you do projects and reinforces what you are studying within the e-book
  • Covers interesting new place of work 2010 good points resembling place of work internet apps that may be accessed from at any place and a streamlined new Ribbon
  • Provides definitely the right, one-stop, strong studying package-with booklet and supplementary video education on the entire purposes in workplace 2010
  • Additional assets to be had on significant other website:

Learn the ins-and-outs of workplace 2010 with this all-in-one, value-packed combo!

. This publication doesn't accompany DVD and its downloadable.

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Experimentation in Software Engineering

By Claes Wohlin, Per Runeson, Martin Höst

Like different sciences and engineering disciplines, software program engineering calls for a cycle of version construction, experimentation, and studying. Experiments are beneficial instruments for all software program engineers who're serious about comparing and selecting among diversified equipment, ideas, languages and instruments.

The function of Experimentation in software program Engineering is to introduce scholars, academics, researchers, and practitioners to empirical reports in software program engineering, utilizing managed experiments. The creation to experimentation is supplied via a method viewpoint, and the point of interest is at the steps that we've got to head via to accomplish an test. The ebook is split into 3 components. the 1st half presents a historical past of theories and techniques utilized in experimentation. half II then devotes one bankruptcy to every of the 5 scan steps: scoping, making plans, execution, research, and outcome presentation. half III completes the presentation with examples. Assignments and statistical fabric are supplied in appendixes. total the publication offers quintessential information about empirical reports particularly for experiments, but in addition for case stories, systematic literature reports, and surveys. it's a revision of the authors’ e-book, which used to be released in 2000. moreover, massive new fabric, e.g. relating systematic literature experiences and case learn study, is introduced. 

The e-book is self-contained and it truly is appropriate as a direction publication in undergraduate or graduate experiences the place the necessity for empirical experiences in software program engineering is under pressure. routines and assignments are integrated to mix the extra theoretical fabric with functional facets. Researchers also will enjoy the publication, studying extra approximately how you can behavior empirical reviews, and also practitioners may perhaps use it as a “cookbook” whilst comparing new tools or suggestions ahead of imposing them of their association.

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Invitation to Computer Science (6th Edition)

By Judith L. Gersting, G. Michael Schneider

INVITATION TO computing device technological know-how is a well-respected textual content that offers an summary of the pc technological know-how box. utilizing a versatile, non-language particular version, INVITATION TO desktop technology bargains an excellent starting place for the 1st direction in a working laptop or computer technology curriculum. INVITATION TO laptop technology, sixth version keeps its bestselling, algorithm-driven process and contains improved bankruptcy workouts and perform difficulties, new fabric on issues similar to multicore and parallel platforms, cloud computing, instant communications, embedded computing, agile software program improvement, rising programming languages (Go and F#), and new types of e-commerce, in addition to packing containers devoted to present concerns all through. on-line language modules come in C++, Java, Python, C#, and Ada, permitting the choice of incorporating a programming language to extend techniques from the textual content. INVITATION TO laptop technological know-how deals an non-compulsory CourseMate with learn instruments comparable to flashcards, quizzing, and video games. CourseMate actions communicate to and interact scholars whereas constructing summary pondering and challenge fixing talents. additionally to be had with INVITATION TO desktop technology, an non-compulsory on-line Lab guide containing 20 laboratory initiatives that map on to the most textual content. The Lab handbook and accompanying software program offer either visible and hands-on actions, permitting scholars to adventure the basics of machine technological know-how.

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Multidimensional Particle Swarm Optimization for Machine Learning and Pattern Recognition (Adaptation, Learning, and Optimization)

For many engineering difficulties we require optimization tactics with dynamic variation as we target to set up the measurement of the hunt area the place the optimal answer is living and boost powerful innovations to prevent the neighborhood optima frequently linked to multimodal difficulties. This e-book explores multidimensional particle swarm optimization, a strategy constructed through the authors that addresses those requisites in a well-defined algorithmic process.


After an creation to the main optimization options, the authors introduce their unified framework and exhibit its merits in demanding program domain names, targeting the state-of-the-art of multidimensional extensions reminiscent of international convergence in particle swarm optimization, dynamic info clustering, evolutionary neural networks, biomedical functions and customized ECG category, content-based picture category and retrieval, and evolutionary function synthesis. The content material is characterised through powerful sensible concerns, and the e-book is supported with absolutely documented resource code for all functions offered, in addition to many pattern datasets.


The e-book may be of gain to researchers and practitioners operating within the parts of computer intelligence, sign processing, development acceptance, and knowledge mining, or utilizing ideas from those parts of their program domain names. it could even be used as a reference textual content for graduate classes on swarm optimization, facts clustering and type, content-based multimedia seek, and biomedical sign processing applications.

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Computer Systems: Theory, Technology, and Applications (Monographs in Computer Science)

An invited choice of peer-reviewed papers surveying key components of Roger Needham's amazing examine profession at Cambridge college and Microsoft Research.

From working platforms to disbursed computing, a number of the world's top researchers supply perception into the most recent ideas and theoretical insights--many of that are established upon Needham's pioneering study work.

A severe choice of edited-survey learn papers spanning the full variety of Roger Needham's unique medical occupation, from working platforms to allotted computing and security.  a few of the world's prime researchers survey their subject matters' most up-to-date advancements and recognize the theoretical foundations of Needham's work.

Introduction to booklet written through Rick Rashid, Director of Microsoft examine Worldwide.

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Functional Programming in Scala

By Paul Chiusano, Runar Bjarnason

Functional programming (FP) is a programming sort emphasizing services that go back constant and predictable effects despite a program's kingdom. therefore, practical code is simpler to check and reuse, easier to parallelize, and not more at risk of insects. Scala is an rising JVM language that gives powerful help for FP. Its popular syntax and obvious interoperability with current Java libraries make Scala a great spot to begin studying FP.

Functional Programming in Scala is a major educational for programmers trying to study FP and use it on the standard enterprise of coding. The ebook courses readers from uncomplicated strategies to complicated subject matters in a logical, concise, and transparent development. In it, they'll locate concrete examples and routines that open up the area of practical programming.

buy of the print e-book comes with a suggestion of a unfastened PDF, ePub, and Kindle e-book from Manning. additionally on hand is all code from the book.

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