Wi-Fi Home Networking by Raymond Smith

By Raymond Smith

·Describes the prices, advantages and necessity of networking ·Reviews software program networking instruments that get a better price for small-time operators ·Summarizes enterprise bills and discounts to aid a potential consumer pick out their place of work setup ·Offers standards for making a choice on distribution media ·Compares instant as opposed to stressed connections ·Includes vital, sensible information regarding protection, viruses, and backing up (20030608)

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High Performance Web Sites: Essential Knowledge for Frontend by Steve Souders

By Steve Souders

Wish your site to exhibit extra quick? This publication provides 14 particular ideas that would reduce 25% to 50% off reaction time whilst clients request a web page. writer Steve Souders, in his task as leader functionality Yahoo!, gathered those top practices whereas optimizing many of the most-visited pages on the internet. Even websites that had already been hugely optimized, comparable to Yahoo! seek and the Yahoo! entrance web page, have been capable of reap the benefits of those strangely basic functionality instructions. the principles in excessive functionality sites clarify how one can optimize the functionality of the Ajax, CSS, JavaScript, Flash, and pictures that you've got already equipped into your web site -- alterations which are severe for any wealthy net program. different resources of knowledge pay loads of awareness to tuning internet servers, databases, and undefined, however the bulk of demonstrate time is taken up at the browser aspect and by means of the conversation among server and browser. excessive functionality websites covers each point of that approach. each one functionality rule is supported by way of particular examples, and code snippets can be found at the book's spouse website. the foundations comprise the way to: Make Fewer HTTP Requests Use a content material supply community upload an Expires Header Gzip elements placed Stylesheets on the best placed Scripts on the backside steer clear of CSS Expressions Make JavaScript and CSS exterior decrease DNS Lookups Minify JavaScript stay away from Redirects eliminate Duplicates Scripts Configure ETags Make Ajax Cacheable in case you are construction pages for prime site visitors locations and wish to optimize the event of clients traveling your web site, this publication is fundamental. "If every person could enforce simply 20% of Steve's guidance, the internet will be a dramatically higher position. among this e-book and Steve's YSlow extension, there is relatively no excuse for having a slow site anymore." -Joe Hewitt, Developer of Firebug debugger and Mozilla's DOM Inspector "Steve Souders has performed a wonderful activity of distilling an immense, semi-arcane paintings right down to a suite of concise, actionable, pragmatic engineering steps that may switch the realm of internet performance." -Eric Lawrence, Developer of the Fiddler net Debugger, Microsoft company

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Semantic Web Services by Dieter Fensel, Federico Michele Facca, Elena Simperl, Ioan

By Dieter Fensel, Federico Michele Facca, Elena Simperl, Ioan Toma

A paradigm shift is occurring in desktop technology: one iteration in the past, we discovered to summary from to software program, now we're abstracting from software program to serviceware applied via service-oriented computing. but making sure interoperability in open, heterogeneous, and dynamically altering environments, reminiscent of the net, is still an enormous problem for genuine machine-to-machine integration. frequently major difficulties in aligning facts, techniques, and protocols seem once a particular piece of performance is used inside a special program context.

The Semantic net prone (SWS) strategy is set describing providers with metadata at the foundation of area ontologies as a way to permit their computerized place, execution, mixture, and use. Fensel and his coauthors offer a complete assessment of SWS according to real business perform. They introduce the most sociotechnological elements that floor the SWS imaginative and prescient (like net technology, carrier technology, and service-oriented architectures) and several other techniques that comprehend it, e.g. the net carrier Modeling Framework, OWL-S, and RESTful companies. The real-world relevance is emphasised via a sequence of case stories from large-scale R&D initiatives and a business-oriented proposition from the SWS expertise supplier Seekda.

Each bankruptcy of the booklet is dependent in accordance with a predefined template, masking either theoretical and useful facets, and together with walk-through examples and hands-on workouts. extra studying fabric is out there at the booklet web site www.swsbook.org. With its extra gains, the booklet is supreme because the foundation for classes or self-study during this box, and it might probably additionally function a reference for researchers searching for a cutting-edge evaluate of formalisms, equipment, instruments, and purposes with regards to SWS.

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Enterprise Architecture: Creating Value by Informed by Martin Op't Land, Erik Proper, Maarten Waage, Jeroen Cloo,

By Martin Op't Land, Erik Proper, Maarten Waage, Jeroen Cloo, Claudia Steghuis

Twenty years after the 1st courses and books on company structure, the area is evolving from a technology-driven in the direction of a extra business-driven technique, hence empowering selection makers to evolve and rework an company for you to stay alongside of altering company wishes. whilst the self-discipline of company architecting has matured, resulting in a greater realizing of the career of an firm architect.

With this booklet, the authors target to supply an summary of firm structure together with the method of making, employing and keeping it, hence considering the views of CxOs, company managers, company architects, resolution architects, designers and engineers. They discover the implications which are produced as a part of an company structure, the method wherein those are produced, and the position the architect performs during this method. As such, they don't describe a particular strategy for constructing an company (IT) structure, nor do they outline a selected modeling language for firm structure, fairly they give the reader a basic mind set approximately firm structure, so that it will allow him to choose and practice the perfect process, structure framework and instruments that meet the target and context of the structure paintings handy. This process is emphasised by way of dialogue statements on the finish of every bankruptcy, sparking concepts approximately merits, shortcomings, and destiny examine directions.

Covering either theoretical foundations and sensible use, and written in shut collaboration among pros and educational academics, Enterprise Architecture therefore deals an incredible creation for college students in components like company info platforms or administration technological know-how, in addition to tips and history for pros looking a extra thorough realizing in their box of labor.

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Enabling Semantic Web Services: The Web Service Modeling by Dieter Fensel, Holger Lausen, Axel Polleres, Jos de Bruijn,

By Dieter Fensel, Holger Lausen, Axel Polleres, Jos de Bruijn, Michael Stollberg, Dumitru Roman, John Domingue

Service-oriented computing is an rising think about IT learn and improvement. corporations like W3C and the european have began examine tasks to advance industrial-strength purposes. This booklet bargains a radical, useful creation to 1 of the main promising ways – the internet provider Modeling Ontology (WSMO). After a quick evaluation of applied sciences and criteria of the global internet, the Semantic net, and net companies, the e-book examines WSMO from the basics to functions in e-commerce, e-government and e-banking; it additionally describes its relation to OWL-S and WSDL-S and different purposes. The ebook deals an up to date creation, plus tips to destiny applications.

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ARIS — Business Process Modeling by August-Wilhelm Scheer

By August-Wilhelm Scheer

This ebook describes intimately how ARIS equipment version and determine company approaches by way of the UML (Unified Modeling Language), resulting in a knowledge version that serves because the foundation for a scientific and clever improvement of program platforms. a number of real-world examples utilizing SAP R/3 illustrate points of industrial strategy modeling together with equipment of information administration, implementation of workflow platforms and traditional software program ideas, and the deployment of ARIS equipment.

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Logging and log management: The authoritative guide to by Anton A. Chuvakin, Kevin J. Schmidt

By Anton A. Chuvakin, Kevin J. Schmidt

Successfully interpreting huge volumes of numerous logs can pose many demanding situations. Logging and Log administration is helping to simplify this complicated technique utilizing functional tips and real-world examples. choked with details you want to recognize for approach, community and safeguard logging. Log administration and log research equipment are coated intimately, together with methods to making valuable logs on platforms and functions, log looking and log evaluate. accomplished assurance of log administration together with research, visualization, reporting and moreIncludes details on assorted makes use of for logs -- from procedure operations to regulatory complianceFeatures case reports on syslog-ng and genuine real-world events the place logs got here in convenient in incident responseProvides functional information within the components of file, log research method choice, making plans a log research procedure and log information normalization and correlation

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A Natural language and graphics interface : results and by Gabriel G. Bes, Thierry Guillotin

By Gabriel G. Bes, Thierry Guillotin

This publication provides vital effects from the ESPRIT venture 393 "Construction and Interrogation of data Bases utilizing typical Language textual content and images" (ACORD). The venture concerned greater than fifty humans overfive years, and incorporated commercial and educational companions from 3 international locations. the most results of the undertaking is a hugely subtle human-machine interface permitting the development and interrogation of a typical wisdom base in English, French, and German, utilizing either traditional language and photos. bankruptcy 1 provides an review of the venture. Chapters 2-4 boost particular matters relating thegrammar versions used (functional grammars and unification categorial grammars). bankruptcy five discusses anaphora answer and bankruptcy 6 textual content iteration. bankruptcy 7 explains the mixing of textual content and photographs, and bankruptcy eight discusses the information base module. The contributions are theoretically orientated and strongly inquisitive about generalization and the underlying historical past of capability additional advancements.

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Mobile information systems by Elaine Lawrence; Barbara Pernici; John Krogstie

By Elaine Lawrence; Barbara Pernici; John Krogstie

This ebook includes the lawsuits of the IFIP TC8 operating convention on cellular info structures, which used to be held in September 2004 in Oslo, Norway and subsidized via the overseas Federation for info Processing (IFIP). cellular info structures goals to: - make clear variations and similarities among the advance of cellular vs. extra conventional details procedure. - examine the organizational impression of cellular info platforms. - examine mCommerce relative to eCommerce. - examine cellular trade functions mixed with the benefits of cellular communications applied sciences, the drivers of that have been pointed out as ubiquity, reachability, defense, comfort, localization, rapid connectivity and personalization. - review present and newly built techniques for research, layout, implementation, and evolution of cellular info structures. - examine technical matters and the restrictions they pose on cellular details platforms functionalities and layout

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