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:
Virtualizing Data in Databases
Woodrow Evans, Kyle Hailey
Virtualizing Data in Databases is about building on the techniques for virtualization that have been so successful in easing the management and cost of server infrastructure, and extending those techniques to the virtualization of corporate data.
Pro ASP.NET MVC 5 Platform
To make your ASP.NET MVC applications the best they canpossibly be, you need to fully understand how the 'back office' technologies of ASP.NET and the .NET Framework can be used to create ahigh-productivity programming model that promotescleaner code architecture, test-driven development and powerfulextensibility.