In the coming decade, billions of simple devices must be connected to the emerging Internet of Things. Todays networking protocols are too expensive and inefficient for this task. This book describes a simpler and scalable architecture that will be used to create big data from billions of small data points in the Internet of Things.
Reputation, Stock Price, and You: Why the Market Rewards Some Companies and Punishes Others gives you insight into how reputation affects stock price and company value, and how you can use that insight to manage more wisely, oversee operations more effectively, operate more profitably, and invest more successfully.
Combining Avinash Persaud's deep expertise in the academic, private sector, and public policy realms,¬†Reinventing Financial Regulation¬†is more than just an urgent call to fix our profoundly troubled and damaged financial markets; it is a blueprint for an ultimately effective financial regulation system that could very well save the future of finance.
Regulation A(+):¬†How the JOBS Act Creates Opportunities for Entrepreneurs and Investors ¬†explains how emerging growth companies can raise more money more easily under new provisions in the recently enacted JOBS Act.
Protect Your Wealth from the Ravages of Inflation is for people¬†who have financial assets to protect in an unpredictable, inflationary environment. It is a no-nonsense, straightforward guide that will help readers protect their wealth and give it a better chance to grow in real, inflation-adjusted terms.
With all of the threats to their security, many corporations have learned the hard way that threats can come from both the outside and from within. This is a book promoting the concept of least privilege. It will give readers information on protecting virtual environments, policy, compliance and more to keep good people from doing bad things.
Power Plays: Energy Options in the Age of Peak Oil is designed to help laypeopleincluding businesspeople, policy makers, and investorssort through the hype and misinformation to understand what really matters in energy, how it affects them, and what the future will bring.
Plan Your Own Estate takes a straightforward and engaging you-oriented approach to dealing with one of lifes certainties--death. It puts you in control of how your money and your values¬†will be passed on to family, friends, and organizations.
In Plan Your Financial Future, financial planner and educator Keith Fevurly describes a novel way of analyzing and putting into place the personal financial planning process by teaching readers how to protect themselves, their family and their property; accumulate wealth; defend their accumulated wealth; and distribute their accumulated wealth.