CISSP Study Guide, Second Edition

eBook Details:

  • Paperback: 600 pages
  • Publisher: Syngress; 2nd edition (September 12, 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1597499617
  • ISBN-13: 978-1597499613

eBook Description:

CISSP Study Guide, Second Edition

  • Provides the most complete and effective study guide to prepare you for passing the CISSP exam contains only what you need to pass the test, with no fluff!
  • Eric Conrad has prepared hundreds of professionals for passing the CISSP exam through SANS, a popular and well-known organization for information security professionals.
  • Covers all of the new information in the Common Body of Knowledge updated in January 2012, and also provides two practice exams, tiered end-of-chapter questions for a gradual learning curve, and a complete self-test appendix.

The CISSP certification is the most prestigious, globally-recognized, vendor neutral exam for information security professionals. The newest edition of this acclaimed study guide is aligned to cover all of the material included in the newest version of the exam’s Common Body of Knowledge. The ten domains are covered completely and as concisely as possible with an eye to acing the exam.

Each of the ten domains has its own chapter that includes specially designed pedagogy to aid the test-taker in passing the exam, including: Clearly stated exam objectives; Unique terms/Definitions; Exam Warnings; Learning by Example; Hands-On Exercises; Chapter ending questions. Furthermore, special features include: Two practice exams; Tiered chapter ending questions that allow for a gradual learning curve; and a self-test appendix. GET FREE EBOOKS »

Malware Forensics Field Guide for Windows Systems: Digital Forensics Field Guides

eBook Details:

  • Paperback: 560 pages
  • Publisher: Syngress; 1st edition (June 27, 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1597494720
  • ISBN-13: 978-1597494724

eBook Description:

Malware Forensics Field Guide for Windows Systems: Digital Forensics Field Guides

  • A condensed hand-held guide complete with on-the-job tasks and checklists
  • Specific for Windows-based systems, the largest running OS in the world
  • Authors are world-renowned leaders in investigating and analyzing malicious code

Dissecting the dark side of the Internet with its infectious worms, botnets, rootkits, and Trojan horse programs (known as malware) is a treaterous condition for any forensic investigator or analyst. Written by information security experts with real-world investigative experience, Malware Forensics Field Guide for Windows Systems is a ”tool” with checklists for specific tasks, case studies of difficult situations, and expert analyst tips.

Dissecting the dark side of the Internet with its infectious worms, botnets, rootkits, and Trojan horse programs (known as malware) is a treaterous condition for any forensic investigator or analyst. Written by information security experts with real-world investigative experience, Malware Forensics Field Guide for Windows Systems is a ”tool” with checklists for specific tasks, case studies of difficult situations, and expert analyst tips. GET FREE EBOOKS »

Professional Heroku Programming

eBook Details:

  • Paperback: 522 pages
  • Publisher: Wrox; 1st edition (February 4, 2013)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1118508998
  • ISBN-13: 978-1118508992

eBook Description:

Professional Heroku Programming

  • Features information not found anywhere else, as both authors work for Heroku
  • Explains the inner workings of Heroku with special emphasis placed on building web and mobile applications
  • Introduces GIT-based development workflow and the process model within the Heroku platform
  • Details coding, building, deploying, and scaling effectively using the Heroku tool base

A complete guide to building and deploying web apps with Heroku

A cloud application platform, Heroku is currently the only approved platform for creating apps within Facebook, and its number of users is growing at rapid pace. However, there are very few books on the market that offer professional-level coverage of this platform, until now. The author duo begins with an introduction to the Heroku platform and its associated core concepts and then goes on to explain how writing for this platform differs from that of traditional development systems. Example applications, additional resources, and advice for your next steps round out this resource, making it a thorough, indispensable guide. Providing you with fully functional code and downloadable code examples, Professional Heroku Programming is your complete guide to mastering this platform. GET FREE EBOOKS »

Professional NFC Application Development for Android

eBook Details:

  • Paperback: 308 pages
  • Publisher: Wrox; 1st edition (April 22, 2013)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1118380096
  • ISBN-13: 978-1118380093

eBook Description:

Professional NFC Application Development for Android

  • Shows programmers and developers how to develop Near Field Communication (NFC) applications for Android, including Secure Element (SE) programming
  • Expert authors are NFC researchers who have a deep knowledge of the subject
  • Covers app development in all NFC operating modes: reader/writer, peer-to-peer, and card emulation
  • Includes valuable case studies that showcase several system design and analysis methods, such as activity diagram, class diagram, UML, and others

A practical guide to developing and deploying Near Field Communication (NFC) applications

There has been little practical guidance available on NFC programming, until now. If you’re a programmer or developer, get this unique and detailed book and start creating apps for this exciting technology. NFC enables contactless mobile communication between two NFC-compatible devices. It’s what allows customers to pay for purchases by swiping their smartphones with Google Wallet, for example. This book shows you how to develop NFC applications for Android, for all NFC operating modes: reader/writer, peer-to-peer, and card emulation.

Professional NFC Application Development for Android offers the clear, concise advice you need to create great applications for this emerging and exciting technology. GET FREE EBOOKS »

Professional iOS Database Application Programming, 2nd Edition

eBook Details:

  • Paperback: 384 pages
  • Publisher: Wrox; 2nd edition (April 22, 2013)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1118391845
  • ISBN-13: 978-1118391846

eBook Description:

Professional iOS Database Application Programming, 2nd Edition

  • Shows you how to store data using SQLite, model and manage data using Core Data, and integrate with Web Services
  • Explains how to take advantage of the built-in capabilities of the iPhone and iPad
  • Details techniques for integrating iOS applications into enterprise class systems
  • Encourages you to take advantage of multi-core processors, store data in the cloud, and use storyboards to develop the UI for your app

Updated and revised coverage that includes the latest versions of iOS and Xcode

Whether you’re a novice or experienced developer, you will want to dive into this updated resource on database application programming for the iPhone and iPad. Packed with more than 50 percent new and revised material – including completely rebuilt code, screenshots, and full coverage of new features pertaining to database programming and enterprise integration in iOS 6 – this must-have book intends to continue the precedent set by the previous edition by helping thousands of developers master database application programming.

By the end of the book, you will be able to confidently implement a data driven application for the iPhone and iPad and integrate an iOS application within an existing enterprise system. GET FREE EBOOKS »

Professional SharePoint 2013 Administration

eBook Details:

  • Paperback: 840 pages
  • Publisher: Wrox; 1st edition (April 29, 2013)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1118495810
  • ISBN-13: 978-1118495810

eBook Description:

Professional SharePoint 2013 Administration

  • Compares and contrasts SharePoint 2013 to earlier versions
  • Helps make your SharePoint 2013 installation smooth and successful
  • Addresses managing customizations
  • Looks at SharePoint 2013 for Internet sites
  • Includes an introduction to SQL Server 2012

Featuring the all-star author team from the previous edition, this essential book offers a complete update on how to make the new features of SharePoint 2013 work. Packed with helpful guidance for making your SharePoint 2013 planning and installation successful, this new edition provides a clear picture of SharePoint 2013 administration, the functionality it provides, and advice on how to make it work for you.

The new iteration of SharePoint boasts exciting new features. However, any new version also comes with its fair share of challenges and that’s where this book comes in. The team of SharePoint admin gurus returns to presents a fully updated resource that prepares you for making all the new SharePoint 2013 features work right. They cover all of the administration components of SharePoint 2013 in detail, and present a clear understanding of how they affect the role of the administrator. GET FREE EBOOKS »

Beginning ArcGIS for Desktop Development using .NET

eBook Details:

  • Paperback: 528 pages
  • Publisher: Wrox; 1st edition (March 18, 2013)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1118442547
  • ISBN-13: 978-1118442548

eBook Description:

Beginning ArcGIS for Desktop Development using .NET

ArcGIS for Desktop is a powerful suite of software tools for creating and using maps, compiling, analyzing and sharing geographic information, using maps and geographic information in applications, and managing geographic databases. But getting the hang of ArcGIS for Desktop can be a bit tricky, even for more experienced programmers. Core components of ArcGIS platform is called ArcObjects. This book first introduce you the whole ArcGIS platform and the opportunities for development using various programming languages. Then it focuses on ArcGIS for Desktop applications and makes you familiar with ArcObjects from .NET point of view. Whether you are an ArcGIS user with no background in programming or a programmer without experience with the ArcGIS platform, this book arms you with everything you need to get going with ArcGIS for Desktop development using .NET right away. Written by a leading expert in geospatial information system design and development, it provides concise, step-by-step guidance, illustrated with best-practices examples, along with plenty of ready-to-use source code. In no time you ll progress from .NET programming basics to understanding the full suite of ArcGIS tools and artefacts to customising and building your own commands, tools and extensions all the way through application deployment. GET FREE EBOOKS »

Joomla! Bible, 2nd Edition

eBook Details:

  • Paperback: 744 pages
  • Publisher: Wiley; 2nd edition (April 1, 2013)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1118474910
  • ISBN-13: 978-1118474914

eBook Description:

Joomla! Bible, 2nd Edition

  • Walks you through obtaining the Joomla! 3.0 code and how to deploy it to a server, configure the site, create content, and manage content and user hierarchies
  • Helps you get the most out of core modules that provide advanced functionality, including the Polls Module, the Banner Manager, Content Syndication, Newsfeed Aggregation, and others
  • Includes hands-on tutorials and real-world practical applications

Joomla! Bible, 2nd Edition: Your complete guide to the Joomla! content management system

Whether you use Joomla! to power a website, intranet, or blog, you’ll need a good how-to reference on this complex, but not always intuitive, content management software. Joomla! Bible, 2nd Edition is that book. It not only brings you up to speed on the changes and extensions that are now part of Joomla! 3.0, it thoroughly covers functions and tasks, including installation, configuration, management, advanced modules, and extended coverage of two key extensions.

You’ll learn how to obtain code and deploy it to a server; how to obtain, modify, and delete content; how to choose between the Joomla! Platform and the Joomla! CMS; and more. By the time you finish the Joomla! Bible, 2nd Edition, you’ll be well prepared to build and maintain a Joomla!-based website. GET FREE EBOOKS »

Excel 2013 Power Programming with VBA

eBook Details:

  • Paperback: 1104 pages
  • Publisher: Wiley; 1st edition (April 1, 2013)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1118490398
  • ISBN-13: 978-1118490396

eBook Description:

Excel 2013 Power Programming with VBA

  • Offers an analysis of Excel application development and a complete introduction to VBA
  • Features invaluable advice from “Mr. Spreadsheet” himself, bestselling author John Walkenbach, who demonstrates all the techniques you need to create Excel applications, both large and small
  • Covers navigating the Excel interface, formatting worksheets, interacting with other Office applications, working with collaboration tools, and using sample workbooks and John Walkenbach’s award-winning Power Utility Pak to help enhance your Excel skills
  • Provides tips, tricks, and techniques for expanding Excel’s capabilities with VBA that you wont find anywhere else

Excel 2013 Power Programming with VBA: Maximize your Excel 2013 experience using VBA application development

The new Excel 2013 boasts updated features, enhanced power, and new capabilities. Naturally, that means John Walkenbach returns with a new edition of his bestselling VBA Programming book and covers all the methods and tools you need to know in order to program with Excel. With this comprehensive guide, “Mr. Spreadsheet” shows you how to maximize your Excel experience using professional spreadsheet application development tips from his own personal bookshelf. GET FREE EBOOKS »

Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 Unleashed

eBook Details:

  • Paperback: 936 pages
  • Publisher: Sams Publishing; 1st edition (December 7, 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0672336111
  • ISBN-13: 978-0672336119

eBook Description:

Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 Unleashed

  • Use proven best practices to install Exchange Server 2013 from scratch or to upgrade from Exchange Server 2007/2010
  • Integrate Active Directory, DNS, fabric, and virtualization with Exchange Server 2013
  • Implement certificate-based Public Key Infrastructure (PKI)
  • Plan, deploy, migrate to, and support public folders
  • Protect your users and organization with both policy-based and content-enforced security
  • Design and implement message archiving, retention, and eDiscovery
  • Administer, optimize, and document your Exchange Server 2013 environment
  • Architect all aspects of an integrated, enterprise-level Exchange Server 2013 environment
  • Integrate Exchange Server with SharePoint Site Mailboxes, Enterprise Search, and more
  • Leverage the robust Outlook client for Windows, Mac, Web, tablet, and mobile phones

Carefully and thoroughly, the authors explain what’s new and different in Microsoft Exchange 2013 and guide you through architecting, planning, implementing, and transitioning to your new Exchange Server environment. They offer best practices for establishing solid Active Directory, DNS, fabric, virtualization, and PKI security environments to support Exchange; implementing high availability and site resilience; and much more. GET FREE EBOOKS »