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. FREE DOWNLOAD »

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. FREE DOWNLOAD »

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. FREE DOWNLOAD »

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. FREE DOWNLOAD »

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. FREE DOWNLOAD »

Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2012 Cookbook

eBook Details:

  • Paperback: 342 pages
  • Publisher: Packt Publishing (March 25, 2013)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1849686327
  • ISBN-13: 978-1849686327

eBook Description:

Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2012 Cookbook

  • Create, deploy, and manage Datacentres, Private and Hybrid Clouds with hybrid hypervisors by using VMM 2012 SP1, App Controller, and Operations Manager.
  • Integrate and manage fabric (compute, storages, gateways, networking) services and resources. Deploy Clusters from bare metal servers.
  • Learn how to use VMM 2012 SP1 features such as Windows 2012 and SQL 2012 support, Network Virtualization, Live Migration, Linux VMs, Resource Throttling, and Availability.

Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2012 Cookbook

Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2012 is a comprehensive IT infrastructure, virtualization, and cloud management platform. With Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2012, you can more easily and efficiently manage your applications and services across multiple hypervisors as well as across public and private cloud infrastructures to deliver flexible and cost-effective IT services for your business.

This cookbook covers architecture design and planning and is full of deployment tips, techniques, and solutions designed to show users how to improve VMM 2012 in a real world scenario. It will guide you to create, deploy, and manage your own Private Cloud with a mix of Hypervisors: Hyper-V, Vmware ESXi, and Citrix XenServer. It also includes the VMM 2012 SP1 features. FREE DOWNLOAD »

Database Systems: Design, Implementation, and Management, 10th Edition

eBook Details:

  • Hardcover: 752 pages
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning; 10th edition (January 1, 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1111969604
  • ISBN-13: 978-1111969608

eBook Description:

Database Systems: Design, Implementation, and Management, 10th Edition

Practical and easy to understand, Database Systems: Design, Implementation, and Management, 10th Edition, gives students a solid foundation in database design and implementation. Filled with visual aids such as diagrams, illustrations, and tables, this market-leading text provides in-depth coverage of database design, demonstrating that the key to successful database implementation is in proper design of databases to fit within a larger strategic view of the data environment. Renowned for its clear, straightforward writing style, this text provides students with an outstanding balance of theory and practice. The tenth edition has been thoroughly updated to include hot topics such as green computing/sustainability for modern data centers, the role of redundant relationships, and examples of web-database connectivity and code security. In addition, new review questions, problem sets, and cases have been added throughout the book so that students have multiple opportunities to test their understanding and develop real and useful design skills.

Practical and easy to understand, Database Systems: Design, Implementation, and Management, 10th Edition, gives students a solid foundation in database design and implementation. Filled with visual aids such as diagrams, illustrations, and tables, this market-leading text provides in-depth coverage of database design, demonstrating that the key to successful database implementation is in proper design of databases to fit within a larger strategic view of the data environment. Renowned for its clear, straightforward writing style, this text provides students with an outstanding balance of theory and practice. FREE DOWNLOAD »

Database System Concepts, 6th Edition

eBook Details:

  • Hardcover: 1376 pages
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Science/Engineering/Math; 6th edition (January 27, 2010)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0073523321
  • ISBN-13: 978-0073523323

eBook Description:

Database System Concepts, 6th Edition

Now in its Database System Concepts, 6th Edition, Silberschatz, Korth, and Sudarshan’s Database System Concepts, 6th Edition is one of the cornerstone texts of database concept education. It presents the fundamental concepts of database management in an intuitive manner geared toward allowing students to begin working with databases as quickly as possible. The text emphasizes practical issues, applications, and implementation, coupled with coverage of key theoretical concepts in a clear and well motivated manner. To keep the focus manageable, concepts and algorithms are presented in a general setting that is not tied to one particular database system, but annotated where required with variations specific to particular database systems. Familiarity with basic data structures, computer organization, and a high-level programming language are the only prerequisites.

The text is designed for a first course in databases at the junior/senior undergraduate level or the first year graduate level. It also contains additional material that can be used as supplements or as introductory material for an advanced course. Because the authors present concepts as intuitive descriptions, a familiarity with basic data structures, computer organization, and a high-level programming language are the only prerequisites. Important theoretical results are covered, but formal proofs are omitted. In place of proofs, figures and examples are used to suggest why a result is true. FREE DOWNLOAD »

Database Systems: A Practical Approach to Design, Implementation and Management, 5th Edition

eBook Details:

  • Paperback: 1400 pages
  • Publisher: Addison-Wesley; 5th edition (March 6, 2010)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0321523067
  • ISBN-13: 978-0321523068

eBook Description:

Database Systems: A Practical Approach to Design, Implementation and Management, 5th Edition

This best-selling text introduces the theory behind databases in a concise yet comprehensive manner, providing database design methodology that can be used by both technical and non-technical readers. The methodology for relational Database Management Systems is presented in simple, step-by-step instructions in conjunction with a realistic worked example using three explicit phases conceptual, logical, and physical database design.

Database Systems: A Practical Approach to Design, Implementation and Management, 5th Edition brings Web and legal issues to the fore in two new chapters, Database Architectures and the Web and Professional, Legal, and Ethical IssuesStudents are exposed not only to the foundational theory of databases but also to the most recent developments in the field.

This best-selling text introduces the theory behind databases in a concise yet comprehensive manner, providing database design methodology that can be used by both technical and non-technical readers. The methodology for relational Database Management Systems is presented in simple, step-by-step instructions in conjunction with a realistic worked example using three explicit phases conceptual, logical, and physical database design. FREE DOWNLOAD »

Database Systems: The Complete Book, 2nd Edition

eBook Details:

  • Hardcover: 1248 pages
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall; 2nd edition (June 15, 2009)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0131873253
  • ISBN-13: 978-0131873254

eBook Description:

Database Systems: The Complete Book, 2nd Edition

Database Systems: The Complete Book, 2nd Edition is ideal for Database Systems and Database Design and Application courses offered at the junior, senior and graduate levels in Computer Science departments. A basic understanding in the field of algebraic expressions and laws, logic, basic data structure, OOP concepts, and programming environments is implied.

The first half of the book provides in-depth coverage of databases from the point of view of the database designer, user, and application programmer. It covers the latest database standards SQL:1999, SQL/PSM, SQL/CLI, JDBC, ODL, and XML, with broader coverage of SQL than most other texts. The second half of the book provides in-depth coverage of databases from the point of view of the DBMS implementor. It focuses on storage structures, query processing, and transaction management. The book covers the main techniques in these areas with broader coverage of query optimization than most other texts, along with advanced topics including multidimensional and bitmap indexes, distributed transactions, and information integration techniques.

Written by well-known computer scientists, this introduction to database systems offers a comprehensive approach, focusing on database design, database use, and implementation of database applications and database management systems. FREE DOWNLOAD »