The Alpha Book Program

Want to get an early look at our titles? Try an Alpha Book! An Alpha Book is a pre-release, still-in-development version of an Apress title. When you purchase an Alpha Book, you get the opportunity to review its content as it advances through the production process. Alpha Book files are updated on a regular basis in your account as new material is completed, all the way through final publication. Following is our current roster of Alpha Books:

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  • The New Shop Class

    The New Shop Class

    Joan Horvath, Rich Cameron

    Written by real "rocket scientist" Joan Horvath, author of Mastering 3D Printing, and 3D printing expert Rich Cameron (AKA whosawhatsis), The New Shop Class is a friendly, down-to-earth chat about how hands-on making things can lead to a science career.
  • Drupal 8 for Absolute Beginners

    Drupal 8 for Absolute Beginners

    James Barnett

    Drupal 8 for Absolute Beginners is your definitive guide to starting from scratch with Drupal even if you have little web knowledge. This book teaches you the basics of HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and PHP in relation to Drupal, so that you can begin to use this popular CMS with all of its features.
  • Pro Vagrant

    Pro Vagrant

    Wlodzimierz Gajda

    Pro Vagrant teaches you how to effectively implement and optimize Vagrant in your everyday work environment. Master the creation and configuration of virtual development environments with an easy-to-use workflow, and focus on automation. Vagrant lowers development environment setup time, increases development/production parity, and makes the "works on my machine" excuse a relic of the past.
  • Xamarin Mobile Application Development

    Xamarin Mobile Application Development

    Dan Hermes

    Build world-class native mobile apps for Android, iOS, and Windows Phone in C# using Xamarin. Learn best-practice techniques, architectures, and cross-platform coding strategies for the creation of visually stunning and highly interactive native mobile apps using .NET.
  • Hyper-V for VMware Administrators

    Hyper-V for VMware Administrators

    Brien Posey

    Learn to deploy and support Hyper-V, building on what you know about VMware's vSphere. Whether you're looking to run both hypervisors in parallel or migrate completely, this book has everything you need to get started, including failover clustering, migration planning, backup and recovery, and management and maintenance with Microsoft System Center.

  • Pro REST API Development with Node.js

    Pro REST API Development with Node.js

    Fernando Doglio

    Pro REST API Development with Node.js is your guide to managing and understanding the full capabilities of successful REST development. API design is a hot topic in the programming world, but not many resources exist for developers to really understand how you can leverage the advantages.
  • Develop on Yammer

    Develop on Yammer

    Pathik Rawal, Pryank Rohilla

    Develop for the enterprise social revolution. Build Yammer apps for Windows desktop, web and Windows Phone, and integrate social feeds and features into other business applications, from custom web applications to Dynamics CRM to Office 365.
  • Beginning Ubuntu Linux for Windows and Mac Users

    Beginning Ubuntu Linux for Windows and Mac Users

    Nathan Haines

    Beginning Ubuntu Linux for Windows and Mac Users is your step-by-step guide to using Ubuntu, the most popular and free open source operating system. You will learn how to get the most out of your Ubuntu computer at work, at home, and at play. A versatile operating system like Ubuntu is full of possibilities. This book walks you through a variety of scenarios that will make your computer even more powerful and ready to work for you.

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