Hadoop: The Definitive Guide, 2nd Edition by Tom White

By Tom White

Detect how Apache Hadoop can unharness the facility of your facts. This accomplished source indicates you ways to construct and preserve trustworthy, scalable, disbursed platforms with the Hadoop framework - an open resource implementation of MapReduce, the set of rules on which Google equipped its empire. Programmers will locate info for studying datasets of any dimension, and directors will tips on how to arrange and run Hadoop clusters. This revised variation covers contemporary alterations to Hadoop, together with new positive factors akin to Hive, Sqoop, and Avro. It additionally offers illuminating case reviews that illustrate how Hadoop is used to resolve particular difficulties.

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Sams Teach Yourself Core Data for Mac and iOS in 24 Hours by Jesse Feiler

By Jesse Feiler

In simply 24 periods of 1 hour or much less, commence utilizing center information to construct robust data-driven apps for iOS units and Mac OS X desktops! utilizing this book’s simple, step by step process, you’ll detect how Apple’s integrated facts patience framework can help meet any data-related requirement, from informal to enterprise-class. starting with absolutely the fundamentals, you’ll find out how to create information versions, construct interfaces, engage with clients, paintings with info resources and desk perspectives, or even start with iCloud. each lesson builds on what you’ve already realized, providing you with a rock-solid beginning for real-world success!


Step-by-step directions rigorously stroll you thru the commonest center information improvement tasks.


Quizzes and workouts on the finish of every bankruptcy assist you try out your knowledge.


Notes current fascinating info on the topic of the discussion.


Tips supply suggestion or express you more straightforward how one can practice tasks.


Cautions warn you to attainable difficulties and provides you recommendation on the way to keep away from them.


Learn how you can…

  • Start writing database apps quick, with Xcode 4’s strong instruments and templates
  • Master the Objective-C good points and styles middle info is based upon
  • Understand center Data’s pursuits, elements, and behavior
  • Model information graphically with Xcode 4’s facts version Editor
  • Leverage the entire energy of controlled Objects
  • Use controllers to combine your information version along with your code
  • Fetch, use, and shop info from any source
  • Develop interfaces and lines extra fast with Interface Builder
  • Add navigation and regulate beneficial properties that combine seamlessly with middle Data
  • Interact with clients through popovers, segmented controls, motion sheets, and tab bars
  • Create desk perspectives that clients can edit
  • Let Xcode four and middle information validate your information for you
  • Use Predicates to exactly decide on the perfect data
  • Get prepared for iCloud positive aspects to sync and stream information between your iCloud-enabled devices


Jesse Feiler is a number one specialist on Apple database improvement. Feiler has labored with databases because the Nineteen Eighties, writing approximately applied sciences that experience considering advanced into center facts. His database consumers have incorporated Federal Reserve financial institution of latest York, younger & Rubicam, and plenty of small and nonprofit corporations. His contemporary books comprise Data-Driven iOS Apps for iPad and iPhone with FileMaker seasoned, Bento by way of FileMaker, and FileMaker Go, and FileMaker professional in Depth.


Category: Mac Programming

Covers: Core Data

User Level: Beginning-to-Intermediate


Register your e-book at informit.com/title/9780672335778 for entry to all code examples from the publication, in addition to updates, and corrections as they develop into available.



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Healthcare Simulation: A Guide for Operations Specialists by Laura T. Gantt, H. Michael Young

By Laura T. Gantt, H. Michael Young

A centred advisor for healthcare simulation operations in schooling and training

With the becoming use of simulation in the box of healthcare, Healthcare Simulation: A advisor for Operations experts provides a miles wanted source for constructing the jobs and duties of simulation operations experts. The ebook illustrates the present nation and evolution of the simulation specialist team and discusses the subjects helpful for the improvement of those pivotal roles.

The booklet promotes the price of simulation-based schooling in healthcare and its linked results whereas clarifying the operational standards of winning simulations. that includes quite a few contributions from overseas specialists, experts, and experts, Healthcare Simulation: A advisor for Operations experts presents advances in healthcare simulation recommendations and in addition features:

  • Coverage of the simplest practices and on hand applied sciences for healthcare simulation operations experts inside of healthcare schooling, education, and assessment
  • Interdisciplinary, sensible examples all through to aid readers greater comprehend the awarded material
  • An assessment of the numerous points of daily operations inside a healthcare simulation program
  • Discussions in regards to the concurrent desire for knowing right sufferer care that accompanies the human-to-machine interface in sufferer simulation

Healthcare Simulation: A advisor for Operations experts is a good reference for healthcare simulation pros together with directors, clinical administrators, managers, simulation technologists, school individuals, and educators in educational and healthcare settings. The e-book can be an invaluable supplementary textbook for graduate-level classes concerning simulation and certificates courses in simulation schooling and simulation operations.

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Algorithms and Computation: 21st International Symposium, by Otfried Cheong, Kyung-Yong Chwa, Kunsoo Park

By Otfried Cheong, Kyung-Yong Chwa, Kunsoo Park

This quantity comprises the complaints of the twenty first Annual overseas S- posium on Algorithms and Computations (ISAAC 2010), held in Jeju, Korea in the course of December 15 17, 2010. prior variations were held in Tokyo, Taipei, Nagoya, HongKong, Beijing, Cairns, Osaka, Singapore, Taejon, Chennai, Taipei, Christchurch, Vancouver, Kyoto, Hong Kong, Hainan, Kolkata, Sendai, Gold Coast, and Hawaii through the years 1990-2009. ISAACis anannualinternationalsymposiumthatcoversthe verywide variety of issues in algorithms and computation. the most goal of the symposium is to supply a discussion board for researchers operating in algorithms and the speculation of computation the place they could trade rules during this energetic learn neighborhood. in accordance with the decision for papers, ISAAC 2010 acquired 182 papers. each one submission was once reviewed via a minimum of 3 software Committee contributors with the help of exterior referees. due to the fact there have been many fine quality papers, this system Committee s job was once tremendous di?cult. via an intensive dialogue, this system Committee permitted seventy seven of the submissions to be p- sented on the convention. detailed matters, one in every of Algorithmica and one of many foreign magazine of Computational Geometry and purposes, have been ready with chosen papers from ISAAC 2010. the simplest paper award was once given to From Holant to #CSP and again: c DichotomyforHolant difficulties byJin-YiCai, SangxiaHuangandPinyanLu, and the simplest pupil paper award to Satis?ability with Index Dependency by means of Hongyu Liang and Jing He. eminent invited audio system, David Eppstein from UniversityofCalifornia, Irvine, andMattFranklinfromUniversityofCalifornia, Davis, additionally contributed to this volume."

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Introduction to Pattern Recognition: A Matlab Approach by Sergios Theodoridis, Visit Amazon's Aggelos Pikrakis Page,

By Sergios Theodoridis, Visit Amazon's Aggelos Pikrakis Page, search results, Learn about Author Central, Aggelos Pikrakis, , Konstantinos Koutroumbas, Dionisis Cavouras

Introduction to development popularity: A Matlab Approach is an accompanying handbook to Theodoridis/Koutroumbas' development Recognition.

It comprises Matlab code of the commonest equipment and algorithms within the publication, including a descriptive precis and solved examples, and together with real-life info units in imaging and audio recognition.

This textual content is designed for digital engineering, desktop technology, machine engineering, biomedical engineering and utilized arithmetic scholars taking graduate classes on trend attractiveness and computer studying in addition to R&D engineers and collage researchers in photo and sign processing/analyisis, and computing device imaginative and prescient.

  • Matlab code and descriptive precis of the commonest tools and algorithms in Theodoridis/Koutroumbas, trend acceptance, Fourth Edition
  • Solved examples in Matlab, together with real-life information units in imaging and audio recognition
  • Available individually or at a different package deal cost with the most textual content (ISBN for package deal: 978-0-12-374491-3)

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What Is ArcGIS 9.1? by ESRI Press

By ESRI Press

ESRI ArcGIS is a entire, built-in, scalable framework for enforcing GIS for a unmarried person or for plenty of clients on computers, in servers, over the net, and within the box. what's ArcGIS 9.1? presents a precious advent to the total ESRI ArcGIS framework and an summary of many vital GIS thoughts. no matter if you're new to or are acquainted with ArcGIS software program, this publication may help you strengthen a extra comprehenseive knowing of GIS expertise and the function each one ArcGIS part performs in a GIS.

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Reference Modeling for Business Systems Analysis by Peter Fettke, Peter Loos

By Peter Fettke, Peter Loos

Conceptual versions play an more and more very important function in all levels of the data platforms lifestyles cycle. regardless of being important for constructing info platforms, the modeling strategy is usually source eating and defective. Reference Modeling for enterprise platforms research addresses the issues by way of masking methodological matters and reference versions for a number of industries, in addition to innovations and strategies brought with concrete examples. Reference Modeling for enterprise platforms research covers all facets of reference modeling, and offers foundations for model-driven platforms improvement. This booklet is helping to successfully reuse conceptual types and explains most sensible perform versions for production, retail, and digital company.

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Getting Started with CouchDB: Extreme Scalability at Your by MC Brown

By MC Brown

CouchDB is a brand new breed of database for the web, geared to fulfill the wishes of today’s dynamic internet functions. With this concise creation, you’ll find out how CouchDB’s basic version for storing, processing, and gaining access to facts makes it excellent for the kind of facts and swift reaction clients now call for out of your applications—and how effortless CouchDB is to establish, install, retain, and scale.

The code-packed examples during this booklet might help you the way to paintings with files, populate an easy database, mirror information from one database to a different, and a number of different tasks.

  • Install CouchDB on Linux, Mac OS X, home windows, or (if you want to) from the resource code
  • Interact with information via CouchDB’s RESTful API, and use typical HTTP operations, reminiscent of positioned, GET, submit, and DELETE
  • Use Futon—CouchDB’s web-based interface— to control databases and files, and to configure replications
  • Learn the best way to create, replace, and delete files in JSON layout, and the way to create and delete databases
  • Work with layout files to get the formatting and indexing your program requires

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