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Groovy is a well-established programming language that offers a number of advantages to developers who want a reliable language with a mature community. With Groovy Succinctly, Duncan Dickinson will introduce Groovy to programmers of all skill levels. Readers will learn the basics of Groovy and will learn how to develop practical applications with its unique features.
Developers of C# applications with a SQL Server database can learn to connect to a database using classic ADO.NET and look at different methods of developing databases using the Entity Framework. Sander Rossel will take readers through common pitfalls, why databases run slowly, how to troubleshoot performance issues, and how to test and deploy SQL Server databases. The first half of SQL Server for C# Developers Succinctly has a focus on C# and development while the second half focuses on troubleshooting using the SQL Server tools.
This ApressOpen book DevOps for Digital Leaders: Reignite Business with a Modern DevOps-Enabled Software Factory provides digital leaders who are accountable for the rapid development of high-quality software applications a concise guide to designing, implementing, measuring, and improving DevOps programs that are tailored to their organizations.
Statistics is the foundation of intelligent data analysis. Foundational and Computational Statistics Succinctly by Katie Kormanik provides the foundational bricks and mortar needed to master the theories and methodologies behind statistical procedures. In less than 100 pages, you’ll understand how to better gather and interpret all the information at your fingertips.
Ubuntu Server Succinctly illuminates the path from installing Ubuntu Server on a machine to configuring user accounts, groups, directories, networks, databases, and more. In only a few dozen pages, developers and IT professionals unfamiliar with Linux distributions will be able to set up Ubuntu Server and leverage its capabilities in any environment.
Containerized Docker Applications Lifecycle with Microsoft Tools and Platform provides end-to-end guidance on the Docker application development lifecycle with Microsoft tools and services while providing an introduction to Docker development concepts for readers who might be new to the Docker ecosystem. This way, anyone can understand the global picture and start planning development projects based on Docker and Microsoft technologies/cloud.
With .NET Core, cross-platform develop is easier and backward compatibility is no problem. Author Giancarlo Lelli guides you through the fundamentals of .NET Core in his latest book, .NET Core Succinctly. Within its pages you will learn to harness this open-source, cloud-optimized port of the .NET Framework for modern apps.
Conversation Patterns for Software Professionals includes a set of cut-and-dried techniques for improving your cooperation with the business. The main goal of this publication is to give you two key skills: discovering the business needs and managing the conversation in a way that will enable you to collect precise and useful information.
R is one of the most popular, powerful data analytics languages and environments in use by data scientists. Actionable business data is often stored in Relational Database Management Systems (RDBMS), and one of the most widely used RDBMS is Microsoft SQL Server. Much more than a database server, it’s a rich ecostructure with advanced analytic capabilities.