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Business Analysis And Process Modeling: A Beginner's Guide To Bus...
by Ahmed Fawzy

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English

Pages

112

Publication Date

September 09, 2018

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<p><strong>Learn How to Analyze and Improve Business.</strong></p><br /><p>What if small steps will dramatically increase your Business productivity in critical areas? What if the organization have enough time to improve services not only maintain them?</p><br /><p>ITIL Expert, Ahmed Fawzy, present a remarkable approached to improve services. Based on 14 years of experience building services for various organizations of different sizes across all sectors, Ahmed answer the question: How do I align business analysis to generate business benefits?</p><br /><p>In this book you will learn: </p><br /><ul><br /><li>How to avoid projects failures</li><br /><li>How to become a successful business analyst</li><br /><li>Create a process that’s “actually” works</li><br /><li>Understand and document how the organization delivers value</li><br /><li>How to realize the business value</li><br /><li>How Goals become tactics</li><br /><li>How to translate Goals into projects</li><br /><li>How to build a team, change the organization and overcome resistance.</li><br /><li>Plan your services roadmap</li><br /><li>How to create a Business Case</li><br /><li>How to Model the current processes</li><br /><li>How to Assess the running processes and determine the Gap</li><br /></ul><br /><p>  Learn this and more, Buy this book NOW to learn how to analyze business and delivers value.</p><br /><p><strong>Pick up your copy by clicking buy now at the top of this page</strong><strong>!</strong></p>
Site Reliability Engineering: How Google Runs Production Systems
by , Niall Richard Murphy

Language

English

Pages

552

Publication Date

March 23, 2016

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<div><p>The overwhelming majority of a software system’s lifespan is spent in use, not in design or implementation. So, why does conventional wisdom insist that software engineers focus primarily on the design and development of large-scale computing systems?</p><p>In this collection of essays and articles, key members of Google’s Site Reliability Team explain how and why their commitment to the entire lifecycle has enabled the company to successfully build, deploy, monitor, and maintain some of the largest software systems in the world. You’ll learn the principles and practices that enable Google engineers to make systems more scalable, reliable, and efficient—lessons directly applicable to your organization.</p><p>This book is divided into four sections:</p><ul><li><b>Introduction</b>—Learn what site reliability engineering is and why it differs from conventional IT industry practices</li><li><b>Principles</b>—Examine the patterns, behaviors, and areas of concern that influence the work of a site reliability engineer (SRE)</li><li><b>Practices</b>—Understand the theory and practice of an SRE’s day-to-day work: building and operating large distributed computing systems</li><li><b>Management</b>—Explore Google's best practices for training, communication, and meetings that your organization can use</li></ul></div>
Domain-Driven Design: Tackling Complexity in the Heart of Softwar...
by Eric Evans

Language

English

Pages

563

Publication Date

August 22, 2003

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<P style="MARGIN: 0px"> <B> <I>Domain-Driven Design</I> </B> fills that need. This is not a book about specific technologies. It offers readers a systematic approach to domain-driven design, presenting an extensive set of design best practices, experience-based techniques, and fundamental principles that facilitate the development of software projects facing complex domains. Intertwining design and development practice, this book incorporates numerous examples based on actual projects to illustrate the application of domain-driven design to real-world software development.</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px"> </P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Readers learn how to use a domain model to make a complex development effort more focused and dynamic. A core of best practices and standard patterns provides a common language for the development team. A shift in emphasis–refactoring not just the code but the model underlying the code–in combination with the frequent iterations of Agile development leads to deeper insight into domains and enhanced communication between domain expert and programmer. <B> <I>Domain-Driven Design</I> </B> then builds on this foundation, and addresses modeling and design for complex systems and larger organizations.Specific topics covered include:</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px"> </P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">With this book in hand, object-oriented developers, system analysts, and designers will have the guidance they need to organize and focus their work, create rich and useful domain models, and leverage those models into quality, long-lasting software implementations.</P>
Algorithms: Algorithms_4
by , Kevin Wayne

Language

English

Pages

952

Publication Date

February 21, 2011

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<P>This is the eBook version of the printed book.</P><B> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Essential Information about Algorithms and Data Structures</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px"></B> </P><I> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">A Classic Reference</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px"></I>The latest version of Sedgewick’s best-selling series, reflecting an indispensable body of knowledge developed over the past several decades. </P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px"> </P><I> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Broad Coverage</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px"></I>Full treatment of data structures and algorithms for sorting, searching, graph processing, and string processing, including fifty algorithms every programmer should know.</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px"> </P><I> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Completely Revised Code</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px"></I>New Java implementations written in an accessible modular programming style, where all of the code is exposed to the reader and ready to use.</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px"> </P><I> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Engages with Applications</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px"></I>Algorithms are studied in the context of important scientific, engineering, and commercial applications. Clients and algorithms are expressed in real code, not the pseudo-code found in many other books.</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px"> </P><I> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Intellectually Stimulating</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px"></I>Engages reader interest with clear, concise text, detailed examples with visuals, carefully crafted code, historical and scientific context, and exercises at all levels.</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px"> </P><I> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">A Scientific Approach</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px"></I>Develops precise statements about performance, supported by appropriate mathematical models and empirical studies validating those models.</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px"> </P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px"> </P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px"><B>Contents</B></P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Chapter 1: Fundamentals</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Programming Model</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Data Abstraction</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Bags, Stacks, and Queues</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Analysis of Algorithms</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Case Study: Union-Find</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px"> </P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Chapter 2: Sorting</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Elementary Sorts</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Mergesort</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Quicksort</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Priority Queues</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Applications</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px"> </P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Chapter 3: Searching</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Symbol Tables</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Binary Search Trees</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Balanced Search Trees</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Hash Tables</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Applications</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px"> </P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Chapter 4: Graphs</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Undirected Graphs</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Directed Graphs</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Minimum Spanning Trees</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Shortest Paths</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px"> </P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Chapter 5: Strings</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">String Sorts</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Tries</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Substring Search</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Regular Expressions</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Data Compression</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px"> </P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Chapter 6: Context</P>
Computer Organization and Design MIPS Edition: The Hardware/Softw...
by , John L. Hennessy

Language

English

Pages

800

Publication Date

September 30, 2013

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<p><i>Computer Organization and Design, Fifth Edition,</i> is the latest update to the classic introduction to computer organization. The text now contains new examples and material highlighting the emergence of mobile computing and the cloud. It explores this generational change with updated content featuring tablet computers, cloud infrastructure, and the ARM (mobile computing devices) and x86 (cloud computing) architectures. The book uses a MIPS processor core to present the fundamentals of hardware technologies, assembly language, computer arithmetic, pipelining, memory hierarchies and I/O.Because an understanding of modern hardware is essential to achieving good performance and energy efficiency, this edition adds a new concrete example, Going Faster, used throughout the text to demonstrate extremely effective optimization techniques. There is also a new discussion of the Eight Great Ideas of computer architecture. Parallelism is examined in depth with examples and content highlighting parallel hardware and software topics. The book features the Intel Core i7, ARM Cortex-A8 and NVIDIA Fermi GPU as real-world examples, along with a full set of updated and improved exercises.</p> <p>This new edition is an ideal resource for professional digital system designers, programmers, application developers, and system software developers. It will also be of interest to undergraduate students in Computer Science, Computer Engineering and Electrical Engineering courses in Computer Organization, Computer Design, ranging from Sophomore required courses to Senior Electives. </p><ul><li>Winner of a 2014 Texty Award from the Text and Academic Authors Association</li><li>Includes new examples, exercises, and material highlighting the emergence of mobile computing and the cloud</li><li>Covers parallelism in depth with examples and content highlighting parallel hardware and software topics </li><li>Features the Intel Core i7, ARM Cortex-A8 and NVIDIA Fermi GPU as real-world examples throughout the book </li><li>Adds a new concrete example, "Going Faster," to demonstrate how understanding hardware can inspire software optimizations that improve performance by 200 times</li><li>Discusses and highlights the "Eight Great Ideas" of computer architecture:  Performance via Parallelism; Performance via Pipelining; Performance via Prediction; Design for Moore's Law; Hierarchy of Memories; Abstraction to Simplify Design; Make the Common Case Fast;  and Dependability via Redundancy</li><li>Includes a full set of updated and improved exercises</li></ul>
Fintech in a Flash: Financial Technology Made Easy (2018 edition)
by Agustin Rubini

Language

English

Pages

302

Publication Date

April 20, 2017

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<h1><strong></strong><strong>The best guide to financial technology! (now updated for 2018) </strong><br /></h1><strong></strong><p><strong>Welcome to the exciting world of Fintech! </strong>The financial services technology industry is booming, with investment in excess of $20 billion just in the last year. There are more than 5000 fintech startups operating, and 50 of them have already reached a billion-dollar valuation. The scope of this market goes way beyond online payments. Financial technology promises to change the way we manage our money online, disrupting the landscape of the financial services industry is being disrupted. Understanding its many facets is the key to navigating the complex nuances of this global industry.</p><p><br /><strong>Fintech in a Flash</strong> is your comprehensive guide to the future of banking and insurance. The book aims to break down the key concepts in a way that will help you understand every aspect so that you can take advantage of new technologies. Inside you’ll find an array of hot topics such as online payments, crowdfunding, challenger banks, online insurance, digital lending, big data, and digital commerce. It will make you rethink the way that you manage your money online, and even find new ways of making online payments. Comprehensive, organized, and detailed, this guide is your go-to source for everything you need to confidently navigate the ever-changing scene of this booming industry.</p><p>If you decide to buy this book now, you'll get:</p><ul><li><strong>Easy to understand explanations of the 14 main areas of fintech</strong></li><li>The author's view on the future of each of these areas</li><li><strong>Insight into the main fintech hubs in the world</strong></li><li>Insight into the so called Unicorns, the fintech firms that have made it past a $1 billion valuation</li><li><strong>More than 100 upcoming fintech companies to watch</strong></li></ul><p><br /></p><h3><strong>About the Author:</strong><br /></h3><p>Agustín Rubini is an argentinean-born economist, master in international business, and Director at Banking Innovations. Passionate about building the future of financial services, Agustín spends much of his time speaking and writing on financial technology and advising businesses on innovation and digital transformation. He is a specialist in driving changes in top class banks that want to lead in how customers manage their money online.</p><h2><strong>Tags:</strong><br /></h2><p>fintech, financial technology, financial services technology, money online, online payment, online insurance, insurtech, investing online, wealth management online, wealthtech, regtech, cybercrime, digital lending, digital commerce, ecommerce, e-commerce.</p><h2><strong>Get started immediately</strong></h2><p><br />Download now and take the first step on your very own road to mastering fintech. <br />Scroll to the top of the page and hit the buy button.</p><br />
Seeking SRE: Conversations About Running Production Systems at Sc...
by David N. Blank-Edelman

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English

Pages

590

Publication Date

August 21, 2018

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<div><p>Organizations big and small have started to realize just how crucial system and application reliability is to their business. They’ve also learned just how difficult it is to maintain that reliability while iterating at the speed demanded by the marketplace. Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) is a proven approach to this challenge.</p><p>SRE is a large and rich topic to discuss. Google led the way with <i>Site Reliability Engineering</i>, the wildly successful O’Reilly book that described Google’s creation of the discipline and the implementation that’s allowed them to operate at a planetary scale. Inspired by that earlier work, this book explores a very different part of the SRE space. The more than two dozen chapters in <i>Seeking SRE</i> bring you into some of the important conversations going on in the SRE world right now.</p><p>Listen as engineers and other leaders in the field discuss:</p><ul><li>Different ways of implementing SRE and SRE principles in a wide variety of settings</li><li>How SRE relates to other approaches such as DevOps</li><li>Specialties on the cutting edge that will soon be commonplace in SRE</li><li>Best practices and technologies that make practicing SRE easier</li><li>The important but rarely explored human side of SRE</li></ul><p>David N. Blank-Edelman is the book’s curator and editor.</p></div>
Python (2nd Edition): Learn Python in One Day and Learn It Well. ...
by , Jamie Chan

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English

Pages

174

Publication Date

May 10, 2017

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<h2>(2nd Edition: Covers Object Oriented Programming) Learn Python Fast and Learn It Well. Master Python Programming with a unique Hands-On Project</h2><br /><br />Have you always wanted to learn computer programming but are afraid it'll be too difficult for you? Or perhaps you know other programming languages but are interested in learning the Python language fast?<br /><br />This book is for you. You no longer have to waste your time and money learning Python from lengthy books, expensive online courses or complicated Python tutorials. <br /><br /><h2>What this book offers...</h2><br /><b>Python for Beginners</b><br /><br />Complex concepts are broken down into simple steps to ensure that you can easily master the Python language <b>even if you have never coded before</b>.<br /><br /><b>Carefully Chosen Python Examples</b><br /><br />Examples are carefully chosen to illustrate all concepts. In addition, the output for all examples are provided immediately so you do not have to wait till you have access to your computer to test the examples.<br /><br /><b>Careful selection of topics</b><br /><br />Topics are carefully selected to give you a broad exposure to Python, while not overwhelming you with information overload. These topics include object-oriented programming concepts, error handling techniques, file handling techniques and more.<br /><br /><b>Learn The Python Programming Language Fast</b><br /><br />Concepts are presented in a "to-the-point" style to cater to the busy individual. With this book, you can learn Python in just one day and start coding immediately. <br /><br /><h2>How is this book different...</h2><br />The best way to learn Python is by doing. This book includes a complete project at the end of the book that requires the application of all the concepts taught previously. Working through the project will not only give you an immense sense of achievement, it"ll also help you retain the knowledge and master the language.<br /><br />Are you ready to dip your toes into the exciting world of Python coding? This book is for you. <br /><br />With the first edition of this book being a <b>#1 best-selling programming ebook on Amazon for more than a year</b>, you can rest assured that this new and improved edition is the perfect book for you to learn the Python programming language fast.<br /><br />Click the BUY button and download it now.<br /><br /><h2>What you'll learn:</h2><br />- What is Python?<br />- What software you need to code and run Python programs?<br />- What are variables?<br />- What are the common data types in Python?<br />- What are Lists and Tuples?<br />- How to format strings<br />- How to accept user inputs and display outputs<br />- How to control the flow of program with loops<br />- How to handle errors and exceptions<br />- What are functions and modules?<br />- How to define your own functions and modules<br />- How to work with external files<br />- What are objects and classes<br />- How to write your own class<br />- What is inheritance<br />- What are properties<br />- What is name mangling<br /><br />.. and more...<br /><br />Finally, you'll be guided through a hands-on project that requires the application of all the topics covered.<br /><br />Click the BUY button and download the book now to start learning Python. Learn it fast and learn it well.<br /><br />Tags:<br />------------<br />Python, Object-oriented Python, Python course, Python book, learning Python, Python language, Python examples, Python tutorials, Python programming language, Python coding, Python programming for beginners, Python for Dummies
Kubernetes: Up and Running: Dive into the Future of Infrastructur...
by , Joe Beda

Language

English

Pages

202

Publication Date

September 07, 2017

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<div><p>Legend has it that Google deploys over two billion application containers a week. How’s that possible? Google revealed the secret through a project called Kubernetes, an open source cluster orchestrator (based on its internal Borg system) that radically simplifies the task of building, deploying, and maintaining scalable distributed systems in the cloud. This practical guide shows you how Kubernetes and container technology can help you achieve new levels of velocity, agility, reliability, and efficiency.</p><p>Authors Kelsey Hightower, Brendan Burns, and Joe Beda—who’ve worked on Kubernetes at Google and other organizatons—explain how this system fits into the lifecycle of a distributed application. You will learn how to use tools and APIs to automate scalable distributed systems, whether it is for online services, machine-learning applications, or a cluster of Raspberry Pi computers.</p><ul><li>Explore the distributed system challenges that Kubernetes addresses</li><li>Dive into containerized application development, using containers such as Docker</li><li>Create and run containers on Kubernetes, using the docker image format and container runtime</li><li>Explore specialized objects essential for running applications in production</li><li>Reliably roll out new software versions without downtime or errors</li><li>Get examples of how to develop and deploy real-world applications in Kubernetes</li></ul></div>
Systems Analysis and Design: An Object-Oriented Approach with UML...
by , David Tegarden

Language

English

Pages

546

Publication Date

February 19, 2015

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Systems Analysis and Design: An Object-Oriented Approach with UML, 5th Edition by Dennis, Wixom, and Tegarden captures the dynamic aspects of the field by keeping students focused on doing SAD while presenting the core set of skills that every systems analyst needs to know today and in the future. The text enables students to do SAD--not just read about it, but understand the issues so they can actually analyze and design systems. The text introduces each major technique, explains what it is, explains how to do it, presents an example, and provides opportunities for students to practice before they do it for real in a project. After reading each chapter, the student will be able to perform that step in the system development process.

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