HDInsight Succinctly

HDInsight Succinctly

Master the higher-level languages and other features necessary to process data with HDInsight. Learn how to set up and manage HDInsight clusters on Azure, how to use Azure Blob Storage to store input and output data, connect with Microsoft BI, and much more. With the guidance of author James Beresford, HDInsight Succinctly will reveal a new avenue of data management.


LightSwitch Mobile Business Apps Succinctly

LightSwitch Mobile Business Apps Succinctly

LigthSwitch Mobile Business Apps Succinctly by Jan Van der Haegen follows the introduction to LightSwitch, provided in his earlier book LightSwitch Succinctly. Expanding upon the fundamentals of Visual Studio LightSwitch, Haegen’s latest release addresses database projects, visual customization, programming techniques, and cloud deployment.


Cloud Design Patterns

Cloud Design Patterns

Containing twenty-four design patterns and ten related guidance topics, this guide articulates the benefit of applying patterns by showing how each piece can fit into the big picture of cloud application architectures. It also discusses the benefits and considerations for each pattern. Most of the patterns have code samples or snippets that show how to implement the patterns using the features of Windows Azure.


Introducing Microsoft Azure HDInsight

Introducing Microsoft Azure HDInsight

Introducing Microsoft Azure HDInsight is intended to help database and business intelligence (BI) professionals, programmers, Hadoop administrators, researchers, technical architects, operations engineers, data analysts, and data scientists understand the core concepts of HDInsight and related technologies.


Programming ASP.NET MVC 5

Programming ASP.NET MVC 5

This book is a basic introduction to ASP.NET MVC 5 with Practical Implementation for beginners who want to learn complete basics with examples of ASP.NET MVC 5.


The Rook’s Guide to C++

The Rook's Guide to C++

This Creative Commons-licensed textbook written by Norwich University students and faculty aims to provide an introduction to the C++ programming language.


Modern Web Essentials Using JavaScript and HTML5

Modern Web Essentials Using JavaScript and HTML5

Developing single page applications with JavaScript and HTML5 solves an enterprise pain point – how to reach users on various platforms without diminishing user experience. This book provides tools for a thorough understanding of three topics integral to effective enterprise-level, web SPA development: JavaScript language essentials, HTML5 specification features, and responsive design principles.


Mastering Bitcoin

Mastering Bitcoin

This is an early release version of Mastering Bitcoin: Unlocking digital crypto-currencies. This book tells you everything you need to know about joining one of the most exciting revolutions since the invention of the web: digital money. If you’re interested in learning more about the technical operation of bitcoin, or if you’re building the next great bitcoin killer­app or business, you will find this book essential reading.


Learning Scala

Learning Scala

Learning Scala is an introduction and a guide to getting started with functional programming (FP) development. Written for programmers who are already familiar with object-oriented (OO) development, the book introduces the reader to the core Scala syntax and its OO models with examples and solutions that build familiarity, experience and confidence with the language.


BI Solutions Using SSAS Tabular Model Succinctly

BI Solutions Using SSAS Tabular Model Succinctly

In BI Solutions Using SSAS Tabular Model Succinctly by Parikshit Savjani, delivering a business intelligence solution is broken down into simple steps to help you turn raw data into an interactive reporting dashboard. Savjani walks you through the layers of a BI solution, how to develop a tabular data model with SSAS, and how to prepare the data model for deployment before turning it into an interactive dashboard in Microsoft Power View.





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