Information Systems for Business and Beyond, written by David T. Bourgeois, introduces the concept of information systems, their use in business, and the larger impact they are having on our world. It is written as an introductory text, meant for those with little or no experience with computers or information systems.
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In Data Mining for the Masses, professor Matt North—a former risk analyst and database developer for eBay.com—uses simple examples, clear explanations and free, powerful, easy-to-use software to teach you the basics of data mining; techniques that can help you answer some of your toughest business questions.
Learn the basics of Microsoft Prism 4 and develop good programming practices in order to construct functional WPF applications with Prism 4 Succinctly by Eric Stitt. Follow along with three demonstration projects in order to put your skills to use while you learn.
In Regular Expressions Succinctly, author Joe Booth teaches Visual Studio developers how regular expressions can help solve basic programming problems. By introducing patterns and rules to your C# strings, you can eliminate the need to write your own complex code for text manipulation.
With Imperative to Functional Programming Succinctly by Marc Clifton, you will learn many of the basic concepts involved with functional programming, such as currying, partial application, function pipelines, recursion, and continuations. By book’s end, you will learn how to combine functional and imperative programming to get the most out of your solutions.
Learn to write applications that support different languages and cultures, with an emphasis on .NET development. With the help of author Jonas Gauffin, Localization for .NET Succinctly will help you become an effective developer in the global community.
For efficient team-based database development, and reliable and repeatable database deployments, going without source control isn’t really optional any more. Quite apart from making it easier to work together, roll back, and share changes, it’s the cornerstone of better change management and continuous integration. SQL Server Source Control Basics provides just the right combination of theory and practical example to get you started quickly.
In MATLAB Succinctly, Learn the essential skills needed to use the flexible MATLAB system. You will be able to apply the highly modular system towards the purposes you need by harnessing the power of its different toolboxes.
Master the intricacies of NHibernate, an established and powerful Object/Relational Mapper (ORM) in NHibernate Succinctly. NHibernate is one of the oldest Object/Relational Mappers(ORMs) available for the .NET world. Let author Ricardo Peres guide you toward a fuller understanding of one of the oldest and most flexible ORMs available.
Android Studio Development Essentials, by Neil Smyth, teaches the skills necessary to develop Android based applications using the Android Studio Integrated Development Environment (IDE) and the Android 4.4 Software Development Kit (SDK).