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Earth Observation Open Science and Innovation (ISSI Scientific Re...
by Springer

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English

Pages

332

Publication Date

January 23, 2018

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<p>This book is published open access under a CC BY 4.0 license.<br /></p><p>Over  the  past  decades,  rapid developments in digital and sensing technologies, such  as the Cloud, Web and Internet of Things, have dramatically changed the way we live and work. The digital transformation is revolutionizing our ability to monitor our planet and transforming the  way we access, process and exploit Earth Observation data from satellites.</p><p></p>This book reviews these megatrends and their implications for the Earth Observation community as well as the wider data economy. It provides insight into new paradigms of Open Science and Innovation applied to space data, which are characterized by openness, access to large volume of complex data, wide availability of new community tools, new techniques for big data analytics such as Artificial Intelligence, unprecedented level of computing power, and new types of collaboration among researchers, innovators, entrepreneurs and citizen scientists. In addition, this book aims to provide readers with some reflections on the future of Earth Observation, highlighting through a series of use cases not just the new opportunities created by the New Space revolution, but also the new challenges that must be addressed in order to make the most of the large volume of complex and diverse data delivered by the new generation of satellites.<p></p><p> </p><div><br /></div>
Building Data Science Teams
by DJ Patil

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English

Pages

31

Publication Date

September 15, 2011

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<p>As data science evolves to become a business necessity, the importance of assembling a strong and innovative data teams grows. In this in-depth report, data scientist DJ Patil explains the skills, perspectives, tools and processes that position data science teams for success.<br /><br />Topics include:<em> What it means to be "data driven."</em> The unique roles of data scientists.<em> The four essential qualities of data scientists.</em> Patil's first-hand experience building the LinkedIn data science team.</p>
Angular JS for Beginners: Your Guide to Easily Learn Angular JS I...
by iCode Academy

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English

Pages

183

Publication Date

August 15, 2017

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<h1> Are You Ready To Learn Angular JS Easily? </h1><br /><br />This book contains the steps, strategies, and techniques you need to learn and use AngularJS, a well-supported and widely-used JavaScript framework for single page applications development. This training material was conceptualized and developed to help beginners of diverse backgrounds to master the powerful features of AngularJS and use them to make rich and dynamic web pages.<br /> <br />Web developers, absolute beginners, and programmers will find this book a practical, engaging, and reliable resource material for learning AngularJS. Whether you want to launch a career in web applications development or you want to put up your own interactive website using the single page concept, this training offers a quick, straightforward, and inexpensive way to achieve your objectives. <br /><br />This instructional book provides a thorough step-by-step guide to help you understand and optimize the tools, connectivity features, and potentials of AngularJS. It presents the precise steps from the beginning and discusses the key concepts involved in each step. It uses visual aids and screenshots to make learning intuitive and easy. This book offers a comprehensive discussion of AngularJS features and functionalities and provides real world examples that go beyond the basics.<br /><br /><h2>Here Is What You'll Learn After Downloading This Angular JS Book: </h2><br /><br /><b>✓ Introduction </b><br /><b>Chapter 1: ANGULAR JS – AN OVERVIEW</b><br /><b>✓Chapter 2: CREATING A SIMPLE ANGULARJS APPLICATION</b><br /><b>Chapter 3: CONTROLLERS</b><br /><b>✓Chapter 4: VIEWS</b><br /><b>Chapter 5: DIRECTIVES</b><br /><b>✓Chapter 6: DATA BINDING</b><br /><b>Chapter 7: EXPRESSIONS</b><br /><b>✓Chapter 8: filters </b><br /><b>Chapter 9: scope</b><br /><b>✓Chapter 10: modules</b><br /><b>Chapter 11: events</b><br /><b>✓Chapter 12: select boxes</b><br /><b>Chapter 13: services</b><br /><b>✓Chapter 14: the ng-model directive</b><br /><b>Chapter 15: ROUTING</b><br /><b>✓Chapter 16: ANGULAR TABLES</b><br /><b>Chapter 17: VALIDATION</b><br /><b>✓Chapter 18: HTTP AND AJAX </b><br /><b>Chapter 19: USING NG-INCLUDE</b><br /><b>✓Chapter 20: DEPENDENCY INJECTION</b><br /><b> Chapter 21: INTRODUCTION: TESTING WITH KARMA</b><br /><br /><h2> What Are You Waiting For? </h2><br /><h2> Start Coding Angular JS Right Now! </h2>
Introducing Microsoft Power BI
by , Marco Russo

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English

Pages

351

Publication Date

July 07, 2016

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<p style="margin:0px;"> <b> <i>This is the eBook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book.</i> </b> </p> <p style="margin:0px;"> </p> <p style="margin:0px;"> <i>Introducing Microsoft Power BI </i>enables you to evaluate when and how to use Power BI. Get inspired to improve business processes in your company by leveraging the available analytical and collaborative features of this environment. </p> <p style="margin:0px;"> </p> <p style="margin:0px;">Be sure to watch for the publication of Alberto Ferrari and Marco Russo's upcoming retail book, Analyzing Data with Power BI and Power Pivot for Excel (ISBN 9781509302765). Go to the book's page at the Microsoft Press Store here for more details:http://aka.ms/analyzingdata/details.</p> <p style="margin:0px;"> </p> <p style="margin:0px;">Learn more about Power BI at https://powerbi.microsoft.com/.</p>
Absolute App Inventor 2: Android Programming for all ages
by Hossein Amerkashi

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English

Pages

141

Publication Date

February 15, 2015

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Learn to design/build Android mobile apps with No Coding Experience!<br /><br />As of June 2014 there were more than 1.2 billion Android apps available in the Google Play Store. Consumers have downloaded apps a total of roughly 80 billion times. Google Play led the iOS App Store in downloads by approximately 45% in Q1 2014, up from 35% in the previous quarter.<br /><br />If you have a killer idea for a mobile app, want to get into this multi-billion dollar app market or just want to create mobile apps or just want to learn about mobile app, then this book aims to help you and will quickly get you started and will provide you the knowledge and the tools to get there.<br /><br />If you are new to programming or App Inventor, then this book will show you how to properly start-off designing and developing mobile apps and will then gradually take you through understanding more advanced concepts.<br /><br />If you have already used App Inventor, use this book to learn about optimization, DRY principle, design patterns and concepts that will teach you how to design & develop apps that will run more efficiently and to learn about concepts that have not been covered in other App Inventor books.<br /><br />The book covers good programming designs using DRY (Don’t Repeat Yourself) Principle by using App Inventor Procedures. The book also covers how to use proper abstraction and produce much cleaner code through use of App Inventor Advanced “Any Component”.<br /><br />All these concepts will be covered in a fully fledged such as SpaceWars gaming app and MyFAVs contact management apps. They will show you step-by-step design flow and bottom-top implementation using numerous figures with detailed step-by-step sequenced instruction.<br /><br />
Real-Time Big Data Analytics: Emerging Architecture
by Mike Barlow

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English

Pages

27

Publication Date

June 24, 2013

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<p>Five or six years ago, analysts working with big datasets made queries and got the results back overnight. The data world was revolutionized a few years ago when Hadoop and other tools made it possible to getthe results from queries in minutes. But the revolution continues. Analysts now demand sub-second, near real-time query results. Fortunately, we have the tools to deliver them. This report examines tools and technologies that are driving real-time big data analytics.</p>
SAP HANA Essentials: 5th Edition
by Jeffrey Word

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English

Pages

363

Publication Date

December 08, 2013

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Updated 5th Edition. New updates for SP7 features, New Big Data & Modeling Chapters, SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud and other recent developments.<br /><br />SAP® HANA is a multi-purpose in-memory database appliance that delivers pre-installed SAP software components optimized on industry-standard hardware. Learn how SAP® HANA provides organizations with better insight into business operations - in "real-time" -- by analyzing all the data available and enabling them to respond to changing business conditions, no matter how rapid. SAP® HANA enables organizations to instantly explore and analyze all of their transactional and analytical data in real time - from virtually any data source.<br /><br />This book provides readers with either business or technical backgrounds a broad overview of the architecture, tools, capabilities and use cases for SAP® HANA and shows how it enables organizations to analyze their business operations using huge volumes of detailed information instantly. Each chapter focuses on a specific aspect of SAP® HANA and includes numerous links to additional resources and technical details. Additional chapters will be added on a regular basis, so please sign up for updates or follow us on Twitter @epistemypress<br />
Dos en uno Excel y Access 2016 para Principiantes (2 in 1 excel &...
by Ali Akbar

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Spanish

Pages

169

Publication Date

February 14, 2018

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Microsoft Excel y Access son los dos programas más importantes en el paquete de MS Office. Microsoft Excel se utiliza para el análisis de hojas de cálculo y Access se usa para algunas operaciones de datos de bases de datos relacionales. Estos dos programas son obligatorios para ayudar con cualquiera de las necesidades de su oficina. Este libro Two in One Excel and Access 2016 es muy, muy diferente de cualquier otro libro de computadora que hayas leído. El Método Inteligente proporciona una forma completamente nueva y mejor de aprender Excel 2016. Aquí hay solo cuatro de las muchas maneras en que este libro es único:<br /><br />El libro le proporcionará excelentes habilidades de Excel 2016, lo suficientemente buenas como para impresionar a cualquier empleador, pero no confunde al intentar enseñar habilidades que no son comunes en el lugar de trabajo. Solo los usuarios que tienen requisitos avanzados deben avanzar al libro de Habilidades expertas.<br />La instrucción está estructurada lógicamente en sesiones y lecciones. Si bien esto hace que el libro sea ideal para la autoinstrucción, también puede usarlo para ejecutar sus propios cursos de capacitación para adultos altamente efectivos.<br />Cada lección tiene un archivo de muestra que modela un problema comercial del mundo real.<br /><br />Apreciará de inmediato el valor y la relevancia de cada habilidad tal como se enseña. Tanto los profesionales de TI como los principiantes absolutos les encantará este libro, ya que evita la jerga técnica innecesaria y explica de manera concisa todo lo que necesita de una manera simple y sin sentido.
Big Data Now: 2012 Edition
by O'Reilly Media Inc.

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English

Pages

141

Publication Date

October 23, 2012

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<p>The Big Data Now anthology is relevant to anyone who creates, collectsor relies upon data. It's not just a technical book or just a businessguide. Data is ubiquitous and it doesn't pay much attention toborders, so we've calibrated our coverage to follow it wherever itgoes.<br /><br />In the first edition of Big Data Now, the O'Reilly team tracked thebirth and early development of data tools and data science. Now, withthis second edition, we're seeing what happens when big data grows up:how it's being applied, where it's playing a role, and theconsequences -- good and bad alike -- of data's ascendance.<br /><br />We've organized the second edition of Big Data Now into five areas:<br /><br />Getting Up to Speed With Big Data -- Essential information on thestructures and definitions of big data.<br /><br />Big Data Tools, Techniques, and Strategies -- Expert guidance forturning big data theories into big data products.<br /><br />The Application of Big Data -- Examples of big data in action,including a look at the downside of data.<br /><br />What to Watch for in Big Data -- Thoughts on how big data will evolveand the role it will play across industries and domains.<br /><br />Big Data and Health Care -- A special section exploring thepossibilities that arise when data and health care come together.</p>
Take Control of PDFpen 7
by Michael E Cohen

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English

Pages

206

Publication Date

March 06, 2015

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<div><p><b>Learn how to create and manipulate PDFs with PDFpen 7 and PDFpen for iPad & iPhone</b></p><p>PDF serves as a universal document format for all manner of forms, statements, and receipts. And, whether you've moved a lot of your documents into the cloud or not, you've probably noticed that more and more "paper" is coming your way as PDF files.</p><p>But, even as PDFs unstuff our filing cabinets and shrink the piles in our physical inboxes, we need to <b>learn new skills to edit and manage PDFs effectively</b>. Many Mac users have turned to Smile's affordable PDFpen app to help them sign PDF forms, handle scanned documents, edit PDFs, create PDFs, and even export PDFs to other file formats. With <i>Take Control of PDFpen 7</i>, you'll learn how to do all these tasks and more on a Mac with PDFpen or PDFpenPro, or on the go with PDFpen for iPad & iPhone.</p><p>The book begins with a guide to purchasing options: PDFpen versus PDFpenPro, from Smile versus the Mac App Store, and the advantages of the iOS version. Next, you'll meet PDFpen with an overview of the PDF format and a tour of the interface.</p><p>Compatibility? PDFpen 7 works with OS X 10.10 Yosemite; we also have <i>Take Control of PDFpen 6</i> for users of older versions of OS X.</p><p>With those preliminaries out of the way, you'll learn how to:</p><p/><ul><li>Add and remove pages, and combine pages from multiple files into one PDF.</li><li>Mark up a PDF with highlights, comments, professional editing marks, and more.</li><li>Edit a PDF by fixing typos, adding text, formatting text, and redacting confidential text. </li><li>Scan a document into a PDF, and make the text editable with OCR.</li><li>View and work directly with OCRed text in the OCR layer (PDFpenPro only)</li><li>Add clickable links, page numbers, and images.</li><li>Make a clickable table of contents (PDFpenPro only).</li><li>Reduce the file size with a Quartz filter.</li><li>Password-protect a PDF. And (PDFpenPro only), prevent others from printing or editing a PDF. </li><li>Turn a PDF into a formatted Microsoft Word document, or (PDFpenPro only) export it in Excel or PowerPoint format. </li></ul><p>And, you'll find directions for working with forms:</p><p/><ul><li>Fill out forms with ease.</li><li>Add a handwritten signature -- in the iOS versions, you can write with a stylus!</li><li>Print just form entries on a pre-printed form.</li><li>Create an interactive PDF form for both Mac and Windows (PDFpenPro only) that can collect data and send it to you via email or the Web.</li></ul><p>That's not all! The book also covers how to:</p><p/><ul><li>Work with PDFs in PDFpen for iPad & iPhone.</li><li>Get your PDFs into and out of PDFpen in iOS via iCloud Drive, iTunes, Dropbox, and Open In.</li><li>Print a PDF with its annotations appearing at the end.</li><li>Store frequently used items (like a logo or signature) in the PDFpen Library.</li><li>Turn a Web site into a multi-page PDF (PDFpenPro only).</li></ul><p>An appendix describes the useful AppleScripts that ship with PDFpen.</p><p>This ebook was created in collaboration with Smile, with PDFpen's developers tech editing the book.</p></div>

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