Direct3D Succinctly tears down the barriers to entry. Requiring only a background in C++, author Chris Rose will guide you through the process of developing your own 3-D applications.
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Microsoft System Center: Building a Virtualized Network Solution is geared to private and hybrid cloud architects preparing to design and build a virtualized network solution based on Windows Server 2012 and System Center 2012 SP1, or later. Written by experts on the Microsoft System Center team and with Microsoft MVP Mitch Tulloch as series editor, this title focuses on architecture and design.
Agile with Guts: A pragmatic guide to value-driven development describes how a large organization uses techniques to focus on the right product and to deeply anchor the idea that less output can deliver more outcomes.
SQL Server Analysis Services Succinctly: Design, develop, and deploy business intelligence solutions, by Stacia Misner, teaches how to implement a business intelligence solution through SQL Server Analysis Services.
Conquering the Command Line: Unix and Linux Commands for Developers by Mark Bates is free online. Learn to master and conquer the most valuable and useful command line tools for Unix and Linux based systems. In this book you will find not only the most useful command line tools you need to know, but also the most helpful options and flags for those tools.
This ebook is a quick introduction to Visual Basic.NET programming language. It explains the very basics of the language with screenshots showing what is expected to see during development process. This ebook is the result of combining a number of tutorials available on the site.
Operating Systems: Three Easy Pieces covers the fundamentals of operating systems, including virtualization of the CPU and memory, threads and concurrency, and file and storage systems. You will also learn the practical, including how an operating system does things like schedule the CPU, manage memory, and store files persistently.
Getting Value out of Agile Retrospectives – A Toolbox of Retrospective Exercises contains many exercises that you can use to do retrospectives, supported with the “what” and “why” of retrospectives, the business value and benefits that they can bring you, and advice for introducing and improving retrospectives.
This book provides focused guidance for deploying and customizing Service Manager, an integrated platform for automating and adapting an organization’s IT service management best practices.
Introducing Microsoft System Center 2012 R2: Technical Overview introduces new features and capabilities, with scenario-based advice on how the platform can meet the needs of your business.