Antipatterns: Identification, Refactoring, and Management by Colin J. Neill,Philip A. Laplante

By Colin J. Neill,Philip A. Laplante

AntiPatterns: identity, Refactoring, and Management catalogs forty eight undesirable administration practices and environments universal to software program improvement, IT, and different companies. The authors hide antipatterns of administration, in addition to environmental/cultural antipatterns and character antipatterns/phenotypes. throughout the type of those damaging practices, it is possible for you to to properly establish difficulties on your personal paintings surroundings, and take motion to right them.

The authors practice their wide paintings and consultative event, in addition to the adventure of the numerous pros that they have got recognized. This method ends up in a practical therapy of antipattern ideas. Written for a large viewers of practitioners, the authors stay away from a scholarly type, as an alternative infusing the textual content with unique “gadgets,” together with rambunctious and ribald sidebars, cartoons, tales, and jokes, in addition to names for his or her antipatterns which are straight away visible, iconic, funny, and remarkable.

Following introductory fabric describing a few administration idea and the way people behave separately and in teams, the textual content offers the catalog of administration and environmental antipatterns. The publication then deals common recommendation on overcoming undesirable practices via winning interplay with consumers, clients, friends, supervisors, and subordinates.

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Requirements Engineering for Digital Health by Samuel A. Fricker,Christoph Thümmler,Anastasius Gavras

By Samuel A. Fricker,Christoph Thümmler,Anastasius Gavras

Healthcare and healthiness have captured the eye of confirmed software program businesses, start-ups, and traders. software program is commencing to play a valuable position for addressing the issues of the getting older society and the escalating fee of healthcare companies. Enablers of such electronic well-being are increasingly more sensors for sensing the human physique and verbal exchange infrastructure for distant conferences, info sharing, and messaging. The problem that lies in entrance folks is tips on how to successfully utilize those functions, for instance to empower sufferers and to loose the scarce assets of scientific personnel.

Requirements engineering is the method through which the functions of a software program product are aligned with stakeholder wishes and a shared knowing among the stakeholders and improvement group proven. This ebook offers consultant for what to appear for and do while inquiring and specifying software program that goals healthcare and healthiness, assisting readers stay away from the pitfalls of the hugely regulated and good healthcare area are and the way they are often overcome.

This ebook brings jointly the information of twenty-two researchers, engineers, legal professionals, and CEOs that experience adventure within the improvement of electronic wellbeing and fitness strategies. It represents a different line-up of most sensible practices and proposals of the way to engineer standards for electronic wellbeing and fitness. particularly the publication presents:

·         the realm of electronic well-being, e-health, and m-health

·         most sensible perform for necessities engineering according to facts from quite a few projects

·         useful step by step directions, examples, and lessons-learned for operating with legislation, rules, moral matters, interoperability, consumer adventure, protection, and privacy

·         tips on how to positioned those many matters jointly for engineering the necessities of a electronic future health resolution and for scaling a electronic overall healthiness product

For anyone who intends to improve software program for electronic overall healthiness, this publication is an advent and reference with a wealth of actionable insights. for college students attracted to knowing the way to observe software program to healthcare, the textual content introduces key themes and courses additional reviews with references to special literature.

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ATL Internals: Working with ATL 8 (Addison-Wesley Object by Chris Sells,Kirk Fertitta,Christopher Tavares,Brent E.

By Chris Sells,Kirk Fertitta,Christopher Tavares,Brent E. Rector

The vintage advisor to ATL–Now up to date for ATL eight and visible Studio 2005

 

Four best home windows programming specialists systematically display ATL’s internal workings, explaining not only how ATL works, yet why it really works how it does. Client-side builders will grasp ATL’s assets for windowing, COM regulate, MFC integration, net provider proxy iteration, and extra. Server-side programmers will realize ATL’s complete COM server and item companies, and its broad help for high-throughput, high-concurrency net purposes, and prone. each home windows developer will study strong how one can raise flexibility, decrease overhead, and maximize transparency and control.

 

•           realize ATL’s internals via diagrams, instance code, and inner ATL implementation code

•           stroll via wizards that simplify ATL utilization in universal applications

•           grasp string dealing with in C++, COM, and ATL

•           Leverage ATL shrewdpermanent kinds, together with CComPtr, CComQIPtr, CComBSTR, and CComVariant

•           comprehend and select the precise techniques for imposing IUnknown

•           Create glue code that exposes COM gadgets from COM servers

•           Use canned interface implementations to help item patience, COM

            collections, enumerators, and connection points

•           construct standalone purposes and UI elements with ATL window periods

            and controls

•           Use ATL Server to improve net purposes that run on Microsoft IIS

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C# 6.0 in a Nutshell: The Definitive Reference by Joseph Albahari,Ben Albahari

By Joseph Albahari,Ben Albahari

When you may have questions about C# 6.0 or the .NET CLR and its middle Framework assemblies, this bestselling consultant has the solutions you wish. C# has turn into a language of bizarre flexibility and breadth due to the fact that its most effective in 2000, yet this continuous development ability there’s nonetheless even more to learn.

Organized round ideas and use instances, this completely up to date 6th version offers intermediate and complex programmers with a concise map of C# and .NET wisdom. Dive in and realize why this Nutshell advisor is taken into account the definitive reference on C#.

  • Get in control with all elements of the C# language, from the fundamentals of syntax and variables, to complex issues comparable to guidelines and operator overloading
  • Dig deep into LINQ through 3 chapters devoted to the topic
  • Learn approximately dynamic, asynchronous, and parallel programming
  • Work with .NET gains, together with XML, networking, serialization, mirrored image, defense, software domain names, and code contracts
  • Explore the hot C# 6.0 compiler-as-a-service, Roslyn

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Lean Mobile App Development by Mike van Drongelen,Aravind Krishnaswamy

By Mike van Drongelen,Aravind Krishnaswamy

Key Features

  • Build ready-to-deploy apps with much less iterations and shorter improvement times
  • Adopt the tilt startup methodologies to advance iOS and Android apps that shine within the App Store
  • This hands-on advisor places non-stop innovation into perform to increase profitable cellular apps

Book Description

The lean startup technique has confirmed to be a strong think about startup land. It’s a circulate that retains starting to be and should be the traditional manner of doing issues ultimately. That sounds nice from a theoretical element view, yet what does that suggest for you as an Android or iOS developer? How do you increase apps which are profitable within the Android and iOS shops? Hands-on details in this topic is presently lacking.

This is the place this ebook is available in! We carry the technical information of builders and techniques jointly to construct a winning app for a enterprise. This booklet is the place the improvement group meets the company crew, often referred to as the “problem deciding on group and the answer team.

This e-book will consultant you to construct apps which are winning on your company by means of bringing jointly those separate worlds. We clarify the weather of the tilt startup method and elaborates on examine, implementation, and configuration projects from a technical standpoint. We additionally specialize in the delicate facet of the journey.

Starting with an summary of what lean startup method is all approximately and why it issues, we are going to proceed to create a minimal attainable Product (MVP), that could be as effortless as a touchdown web page. we'll discover the short wins to degree suggestions except simply asking your beta clients through the use of instruments equivalent to Google Analytics and HockeyApp. we are going to even have a examine the on-boarding method and the way lets facilitate it. while your app is prepared for a public release, you’ll release it and notice what occurs. If it earnings increasingly more traction through the years, the undertaking has succeeded. And if it didn't? examine out of your errors, make a pivot, or commence whatever new.

What you are going to learn

  • Define what your hypotheses are by way of developing an MVP 
  • Validate your inspiration opposed to the enterprise version Canvas
  • Develop abilities and devise ideas to construct flexible and versatile apps that meet altering company requirements
  • Apply the tilt startup method to genuine Android and iOS development
  • Build your MVP app, assemble suggestions via information or through getting person reviews, research from it, and adapt your app accordingly
  • Investigate the chances if you happen to have to pivot your startup idea
  • Create a winning app and get find out how to enhance it

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Project-Management in Practice: A Guideline and Toolbox for by M. Daud Alam,Uwe F. Gühl

By M. Daud Alam,Uwe F. Gühl

This practice-oriented booklet explores various cross-project subject matters and particular facets of alternative venture stages. It additionally bargains suggestions, examples, templates and checklists, and discusses concrete difficulties and options from venture perform in IT and the car industry.

The authors mix their huge useful adventure in years of venture paintings with proper project-management conception. each one bankruptcy starts with a listing of the training pursuits and concludes with a precis of the insights supplied. for that reason, the ebook bargains a helpful source for: 

  • Beginners wishing to procure uncomplicated venture administration skills
  • Participants in additional complex undertaking administration education who're searching for educational material 
  • Project administration specialists who are looking to know about extra facets, and to hire templates and checklists for much more profitable projects 

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Agile Contracts: Creating and Managing Successful Projects by Andreas Opelt,Boris Gloger,Wolfgang Pfarl,Ralf Mittermayr

By Andreas Opelt,Boris Gloger,Wolfgang Pfarl,Ralf Mittermayr

A methodologically subtle, finished method of employing the Agile fixed-price agreement to IT tasks whereas maximizing purchaser and provider relationships

"Interesting and beneficial for IT managers and IT lawyers."
—Walter J. Jaburek, Dipl.-Ing., Dr. iur., Dr. techn.

Approximately 50 percentage of software program builders use Scrum, an iterative and incremental improvement procedure for handling software program tasks and product or program improvement, of their paintings. the good thing about Scrum and different Agile equipment is they can deal with shifts in a wide venture that conventional managerial equipment cannot.

Written by means of pioneers and leaders within the box of Agile and Scrum, Agile Contracts is the one e-book devoted completely to the criminal, procurement, and venture administration concerns of Agile contracts. delivering templates, a toolbox, and examples of Agile fixed-price contracts, the e-book offers an alternate choice to fixed-price, time-based, and supply-based contracts—reducing the danger for either the provider and the buyer with a freelance that gives the potential for flux and versatile situations as a undertaking progresses.

Agile Contracts positive factors in-depth bankruptcy insurance of:

  • The Agile Manifesto of 2001
  • Agility from the point of view of procurement and the software program provider
  • The issues of conventional fixed-price contracts and time fabric contracts
  • What the Agile fixed-price agreement is and the way it's set up
  • Tendering in line with the Agile fixed-price contract
  • How to barter an Agile fixed-price contract
  • Special guidance for the criminal framework of an Agile fixed-price contract
  • Adaptable Scope System
  • The Black Swan scenario
  • Contracts and approaches for the featured methodologies

Especially acceptable inside of hugely dependent enterprise firms, Agile Contracts is a must-read for undertaking managers, agile practitioners, procurement representatives, and IT lawyers.

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Pro PHP Application Performance: Tuning PHP Web Projects for by Armando Padilla,Tim Hawkins

By Armando Padilla,Tim Hawkins

Pro Hypertext Preprocessor software Performance can assist you realize all of the applied sciences and elements which play a task in how good your purposes run. whilst seconds can suggest the adaptation among maintaining a consumer and wasting a consumer, it is necessary for we all to have optimization as a part of our venture roadmap. yet what elements inside your program for those who study? How when you optimize? and the way are you able to degree how good your software is acting? those are many of the questions that are responded during this publication.

alongside how you also will study the "why" of optimizing. You’ll become aware of why you'll want to optimize a particular part, why picking out one functionality over one other is helpful, and the way to discover and use the optimization instruments to be had to the open resource neighborhood. You’ll additionally the best way to installation caching software program in addition to net server software. Pro personal home page program Performance will also educate you extra complicated strategies, akin to:

• utilizing Xdebug to profile features that aren't working as successfully as attainable.
• evaluating opcode completed by way of diversified personal home page services to slender the quest for capabilities that run successfully.
• utilizing strace to investigate Apache whereas your software is served to the person.

when you whole this booklet you have a whole feel of the place to begin optimizing and, most significantly, have the instruments which let you proceed optimizing in different Hypertext Preprocessor functions going ahead.

What you’ll learn

  • How to enhance the functionality of present personal home page functions
  • How to maximise the functionality of current working platforms and databases
  • How to refactor current Hypertext Preprocessor code for larger functionality
  • How to spot and rectify bottlenecks in personal home page code
  • How to use variable caching to extend functionality
  • Strategies for choosing server for top functionality

Who this publication is for

This ebook will entice proven Hypertext Preprocessor builders who desire to write new, complicated purposes or are looking to rearchitect present ones. builders of alternative languages equivalent to Ruby, Python, and VB.NET also will be interested within the thoughts for tuning the functionality of internet servers, databases, and working structures.

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Advanced Topics in Java: Core Concepts in Data Structures by Noel Kalicharan

By Noel Kalicharan

Java is likely one of the most generally used programming languages at the present time. It used to be first published via sunlight Microsystems in 1995. through the years, its reputation has grown to the purpose the place it performs a huge position in such a lot of our lives. From laptops to information facilities, video game consoles to clinical supercomputers, cellphones to the net, Java is in all places! There are lots of functions and lots of web sites that may not paintings except you've Java put in, and extra are created each day. And, after all, Java is used to strength what has develop into the world's so much dominant cellular platform, Android.

Advanced issues In Java teaches the algorithms and ideas that any budding software program developer may still recognize. you are going to delve into themes reminiscent of sorting, looking, merging, recursion, random numbers and simulation, between others. you'll raise the diversity of difficulties you could resolve in the event you how you can create and manage flexible and renowned facts buildings equivalent to binary bushes and hash tables.

This publication assumes you could have a operating wisdom of uncomplicated programming recommendations akin to variables, constants, project, choice (if..else) and looping (while, for). It additionally assumes you're pleased with writing features and dealing with arrays. should you learn this e-book rigorously and do the routines carefully, you will develop into a greater and extra agile software program developer, extra ready to code brand new functions - irrespective of the language.

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Engineering Modeling Languages: Turning Domain Knowledge by Benoit Combemale,Robert France,Jean-Marc Jézéquel,Bernhard

By Benoit Combemale,Robert France,Jean-Marc Jézéquel,Bernhard Rumpe,James Steel,Didier Vojtisek

Written by way of optimal specialists within the box, Engineering Modeling Languages provides end-to-end insurance of the engineering of modeling languages to show area wisdom into tools.

The booklet offers a definition of other different types of modeling languages, their instrumentation with instruments comparable to editors, interpreters and turbines, the mixing of a number of modeling languages to accomplish a process view, and the validation of either versions and instruments. business case reviews, throughout a variety of software domain names, are integrated to attest to the advantages provided by way of the several innovations. The ebook additionally encompasses a number of uncomplicated labored examples that introduce the concepts to the amateur user.

The publication is established in major components. the 1st half is equipped round a movement that introduces readers to version pushed Engineering (MDE) techniques and applied sciences in a practical demeanour. It starts off with definitions of modeling and MDE, after which strikes right into a deeper dialogue of ways to specific the information of specific domain names utilizing modeling languages to ease the improvement of structures within the domains.

The moment a part of the booklet provides examples of functions of the model-driven method of types of software program structures. as well as illustrating the unification strength of versions in several software program domain names, this half demonstrates applicability from diversified beginning issues (language, company wisdom, regular, etc.) and makes a speciality of assorted software program engineering actions corresponding to Requirement Engineering, research, layout, Implementation, and V&V.

Each bankruptcy concludes with a small set of workouts to assist the reader examine what was once realized or to dig additional into the examples. Many examples of types and code snippets are offered during the e-book, and a supplemental web site gains the entire types and courses (and their linked tooling) mentioned within the book.

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