Pragmatic Guide to Git (Pragmatic Guides)

By Travis Swicegood

Need to benefit tips to wrap your head round Git, yet don't desire loads of hand keeping? seize this e-book in case you are new to Git, to not the realm of programming. Git initiatives displayed on two-page spreads offer the entire context you would like, with out the additional fluff.

Get up to the mark on Git straight away with Pragmatic consultant to Git. Task-oriented two-page spreads get you up and working with minimum fuss. every one left-hand web page dives into the underlying implementation for every job. The right-hand web page comprises instructions that concentrate on the duty handy, and move references to different initiatives which are comparable. you will find what you would like fast.

Git is quickly changing into the de-facto commonplace for the open resource group. Its very good merging features, coupled with its pace and relative ease of use, make it an vital software for any developer. New Git clients will research the elemental initiatives had to paintings with Git each day, together with operating with distant repositories, facing branches and tags, exploring the historical past, and solving difficulties whilst issues get it wrong. if you are already acquainted with Git, this booklet might be your go-to reference for Git instructions and top practices.

You will not discover a simpler method of studying Git than Pragmatic consultant to Git.

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Oracle WebLogic Server 12c Advanced Administration Cookbook

By Dalton Iwazaki

If you need to expand your services in administering Oracle WebLogic Server, this can be the assisting hand you’ve been trying to find. With 70 recipes protecting either simple and complex themes, it's going to offer a brand new point of workmanship.


  • Learn find out how to set a WebLogic atmosphere with balance, excessive availability and performance
  • Premature optmization is the basis of all evil. Configure and track basically what particularly matters.
  • Understand what are you doing and why. each recipe covers the idea in the back of the practice.

In Detail

Oracle WebLogic Server is the center software server made of the Oracle Fusion Middleware platform.

It is the best program server for firm functions and has now been up-to-date to 12C.

If your organization or buyer makes use of Oracle know-how you then needs to understand how to manage the Oracle WebLogic Server

Oracle WebLogic Server 12c complex management Cookbook publications you thru 70 recipes overlaying from the fundamentals of WebLogic 12c set up, and passing via JDBC, JMS, cluster configuration and tuning. The publication covers the daily initiatives of a WebLogic Administrator, stronger with loads of how to construct a WebLogic construction atmosphere taken with balance, excessive availability and performance.

The top position firstly any publication is initially so first thing that's lined is the fundamentals. This fast refresher may still get you again up to the mark with WebLogic server and get you within the correct state of mind to get caught into the extra advanced techniques.

Each bankruptcy then covers a particular subject with complicated recommendations simplified and defined. this isn't just a ebook that publications you thru advanced thoughts but in addition make sure you have an outstanding figuring out of the speculation in the back of the techniques.

We dive into excessive availability clusters, configuring JMS and JDBC, after which relocating directly to extra common WebLogic Server elements. visual display unit, troubleshoot, and song the functionality of your WebLogic server with time demonstrated solutions.

If you need to take your WebLogic server to the subsequent point of functionality and safety or just simply are looking to be extra up to speed this ebook is filled with ideas that may let you in attaining that aim.

What you'll examine from this book

  • Install, create and configure WebLogic Server
  • Configure an management Server with excessive availability
  • Create and configure JDBC information assets, multi information resources and gridlink facts sources
  • Tune the multi info resource to outlive database failures
  • Setup JMS allotted queues
  • Use WLDF to ship threshold notifications
  • Configure WebLogic Server for balance and resilience


Using actual lifestyles difficulties and straightforward ideas this booklet will make any factor appear small. WebLogic Server books could be a bit dry yet Dalton retains the tone gentle and guarantees regardless of how complicated the matter you usually consider such as you have anyone correct there with you aiding you along.

Who this e-book is written for

This ebook is perfect in the event you be aware of the fundamentals of WebLogic yet are looking to dive deeper and become familiar with extra complex issues. So while you are a datacenter operator, process administrator or perhaps a Java developer this booklet might be precisely what you're looking for to take you one step additional with Oracle WebLogic Server.

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SQL and Relational Theory: How to Write Accurate SQL Code

SQL is filled with problems and traps for the unwary. you could steer clear of them in case you comprehend relational conception, yet provided that you understand how to place that thought into perform. during this ebook, Chris Date explains relational concept intensive, and demonstrates via various examples and workouts how one can use it on your use of SQL.

This 3rd variation has been revised, prolonged, and stronger all through. themes whose therapy has been multiplied comprise information varieties and domain names, desk comparisons, photo family, combination operators and summarization, view updating, and subqueries. a unique characteristic of this variation is a brand new appendix on NoSQL and relational theory.

  • Could you write an SQL question to discover staff who've labored at least one time in each programming division within the corporation? And be certain it’s correct?
  • Why is right column naming so important?
  • Nulls within the database reason mistaken solutions. Why? What you are able to do approximately it?
  • How can snapshot kin assist you formulate complicated SQL queries?
  • SQL helps "quantified comparisons," yet they’re greater shunned. Why? And how?

Database idea and perform have advanced significantly in view that Codd first outlined the relational version, again in 1969. This ebook attracts on a long time of expertise to offer the freshest therapy of the cloth to be had wherever. a person with a modest to complicated historical past in SQL can enjoy the insights it includes. The e-book is product independent.

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Ruby by Example: Concepts and Code

By Kevin C. Baird

There can be no higher method to tips on how to application than via dissecting actual, consultant examples written on your language of selection. Ruby by way of Example analyzes a chain of Ruby scripts, reading how the code works, explaining the options it illustrates, and exhibiting find out how to alter it to fit your wishes. Baird's examples reveal key gains of the language (such as inheritance, encapsulation, higher-order capabilities, and recursion), whereas at the same time fixing tough difficulties (such as validating XML, making a bilingual application, and growing command-line interfaces). every one bankruptcy builds upon the former, and every key proposal is highlighted within the margin to make it more uncomplicated that you can navigate the book.

You'll find out how to:

  • Use the interactive Ruby shell (irb) to profit key positive aspects of the language
  • Extend Ruby utilizing RubyGems, the Ruby package deal manager
  • Create numerical utilities, in addition to utilities that approach and learn HTML/XML
  • Implement in basic terms practical and metaprogramming suggestions to save lots of time and effort
  • Optimize, profile, and try your code to ensure that it not just does its activity, yet does it well
  • Create net functions utilizing Rails

Ruby is the quickest starting to be programming language at the present time, and for strong cause: Its dependent syntax and readable code make for prolific and satisfied programmers. however it might be obscure and enforce with no little support. Ruby by means of instance exhibits you ways to use Ruby as you discover Ruby's primary techniques in action.

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Building iPhone and iPad Electronic Projects: Real-World Arduino, Sensor, and Bluetooth Low Energy Apps in techBASIC

By Mike Westerfield

Why easily play track or log on if you happen to can use your iPhone or iPad for a few rather enjoyable initiatives, reminiscent of construction a steel detector, hacking a radio keep watch over truck, or monitoring a version rocket in flight? the right way to construct those and different cool issues by utilizing iOS machine sensors and cheap corresponding to Arduino and a Bluetooth Low strength (LE) Shield.

This hands-on ebook exhibits you ways to put in writing basic functions with techBASIC, an Apple-approved improvement setting that runs on iOS units. by utilizing code and instance courses equipped into techBASIC, you’ll tips on how to write apps without delay in your Apple machine and feature it have interaction with different hardware.

  • Build a steel detector with the iOS magnetometer
  • Use the HiJack platform to create a plant moisture sensor
  • Put your iPhone on a small rocket to gather acceleration and rotation data
  • Hack a radio regulate truck with Arduino and Bluetooth LE
  • Create an arcade video game with an iPad controller and iPhone paddles
  • Control a sweet desktop with an iOS machine, a micro servo, and a WiFi connection

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Programming Interactivity

Ready to create wealthy interactive reports along with your art, designs, or prototypes? this is often the proper position to begin. With this hands-on consultant, you’ll discover a number of issues in interactive paintings and design—including 3D snap shots, sound, actual interplay, machine imaginative and prescient, and geolocation—and research the elemental programming and electronics ideas you want to enforce them. No prior adventure is necessary.

You’ll get an entire creation to 3 loose instruments created in particular for artists and architects: the Processing programming language, the Arduino microcontroller, and the openFrameworks toolkit. You’ll additionally locate operating code samples you should use right now, in addition to the heritage and technical info you want to layout, application, and construct your personal projects.

  • Learn state of the art ideas for interplay layout from top artists and designers
  • Let clients offer enter via buttons, dials, and different actual controls
  • Produce photos and animation, together with 3D pictures with OpenGL
  • Use sounds to have interaction with clients by means of supplying suggestions, enter, or a component they could control
  • Work with automobiles, servos, and home equipment to supply actual feedback
  • Turn a user’s gestures and events into significant enter, utilizing Open CV

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OpenCL Parallel Programming Development Cookbook

By Raymond Tay

This cookbook is the correct technique to research parallel programming in OpenCL simply because if deals a mixture of enlightening idea and hands-on recipes. excellent for skilled developers.


  • Learn approximately parallel programming improvement in OpenCL and likewise a number of the innovations fascinated with writing high-performing code
  • Find out extra approximately data-parallel or task-parallel improvement and likewise in regards to the blend of both
  • Understand and make the most the underlying beneficial properties like processor registers and caches that run very likely tens of hundreds of thousands of threads around the processors

In Detail

OpenCL (Open Computing Language) is the 1st royalty-free ordinary for go platform, parallel programming of recent processors present in own desktops, servers, mobiles, and embedded units. OpenCL tremendously improves pace and responsiveness for a large spectrum of functions in several marketplace different types, from gaming and leisure to clinical and scientific software program. OpenCL has proved itself to be flexible in that it now runs on not just working structures like home windows and Linux powered by means of Intel and AMD processors, but additionally on low strength chips like ARM, and it has additionally been followed through processor brands like ARM Corp, Vivante, and Altera, between others.

OpenCL Parallel Programming improvement Cookbook used to be designed to be sensible in order that we in achieving a very good stability among conception and alertness. studying to software in a parallel method is comparatively effortless, yet that allows you to make the most of all the assets on hand to you successfully is sort of varied. you should be proven not just software, but in addition the speculation at the back of it.

This booklet is approximately in elements, the place the 1st half is the basics of OpenCL parallel improvement and the second one half is some of the algorithms we are going to discover with you. every one half is full of many code samples and illustrations to illustrate a number of strategies. the 1st half is key for a newbie not to in basic terms software in parallel, but in addition to imagine in parallel and turn into built with the psychological version with which to take on parallel programming. the second one half comprises seven diverse algorithms that the writer has pointed out; you'll study numerous parallel programming suggestions that specialists have utilized in the earlier 60 years which are appropriate to OpenCL.

This booklet will reveal the way you imagine in parallel by means of illustrating and demonstrating programming options like information partitioning, thread coarsening, sign up tiling, facts pre-fetching, and set of rules transformation. those innovations are proven within the seven algorithms you’ll be proven, from photo processing and fixing sparse linear platforms to in-memory sorting.

OpenCL Parallel Programming improvement Cookbook combines recipes, illustrations, code, and motives to permit you to profit the necessities of parallel programming in OpenCL, and the writer has extra in sufficient math in order that the readers comprehend the inducement and will additionally lay the root upon which they are going to commence their very own exploration.

What you are going to study from this book

  • How to exploit OpenCL
  • Understand information partitioning and transfers in OpenCL
  • Understand OpenCL information types
  • Learn approximately OpenCL capabilities together with math, atomic, threading version, info move, and so on
  • Develop a histogram in OpenCL
  • Learn how one can enhance Sobel part detection in OpenCL for picture processing
  • Develop the Matrix Multiplication and the Sparse Matrix Vector Multiplication in OpenCL
  • Learn to increase Bitonic type and Radix kind in OpenCL
  • Develop n-body with OpenCL

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Scala Cookbook: Recipes for Object-Oriented and Functional Programming

By Alvin Alexander

Save time and bother while utilizing Scala to construct object-oriented, useful, and concurrent functions. With greater than 250 ready-to-use recipes and seven-hundred code examples, this entire cookbook covers the most typical difficulties you’ll come across while utilizing the Scala language, libraries, and instruments. It’s perfect not just for skilled Scala builders, but additionally for programmers studying to exploit this JVM language.

Author Alvin Alexander (creator of offers strategies in accordance with his adventure utilizing Scala for hugely scalable, component-based functions that help concurrency and distribution. full of real-world situations, this booklet presents recipes for:

  • Strings, numeric varieties, and regulate structures
  • Classes, tools, gadgets, qualities, and packaging
  • Functional programming in a number of situations
  • Collections overlaying Scala's wealth of periods and methods
  • Concurrency, utilizing the Akka Actors library
  • Using the Scala REPL and the easy construct software (SBT)
  • Web companies on either the buyer and server sides
  • Interacting with SQL and NoSQL databases
  • Best practices in Scala development

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Pro PHP: Patterns, Frameworks, Testing and More

Pro personal home page provides skilled builders with a radical consultant to the language's key complex good points, targeting either fresh and rising gains and improvement tendencies. complex object-oriented positive aspects, documentation, debugging, software program styles, and the normal Hypertext Preprocessor Library are only a number of the subject matters lined in wide aspect. writer and famous personal home page professional Kevin McArthur additionally examines rising practices and tendencies equivalent to the MVC structure as utilized to personal home page, with targeted emphasis positioned upon the more and more well known Zend Framework. The ebook additionally covers JSON, the cleaning soap extension, and complicated net companies topics.

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Ivor Horton's Beginning Visual C++ 2008

By Ivor Horton

Proudly featuring the newest variation of 1 of the best-ever bestselling books at the C++ language, profitable writer Ivor Horton repeats the formulation that has made every one prior version so well known by way of instructing you either the traditional C++ language and C++/CLI in addition to visible C++ 2008. completely up to date for the 2008 liberate, this booklet exhibits you the way to construct real-world purposes utilizing visible C++ and publications you thru the fine details of C++ improvement. With this e-book by means of your aspect, you're good in your option to turning into a profitable C++ programmer.

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