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A new ApressOpen book sheds light on the hardware-embedded security mechanisms behind most Intel devices. The age of constant cybersecurity breaches and online fraud has caused hardware and software providers to increasingly focus on ways to build security into the foundations of their products. The superior robustness of hardware-embedded solutions is leading more companies to adopt these technologies rather than protections rooted in software. Intel Corporation’s achievements in Read More
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Apress and the Independent Oracle User Group (IOUG) collaborate to pair top Oracle experts with top Oracle content. IOUG Press is the product of a joint effort by the Independent Oracle User Group (the IOUG) and Apress to deliver the highest quality content possible on Oracle technologies. With the IOUG being the world’s leading independent organization for users of Oracle products, and with Apress being a leading independent technical publisher, together, these two forces provide Read More
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New open access book provides a comprehensive survey of the design and mathematics at play in the emerging field of computer vision. One of the most exciting frontiers being explored in the digital age, computer vision is rapidly changing the way society produces and consumes visual media. Current literature on the subject covers the range of “how-to” source code, tutorial discussions, performance analysis and other instructional material. The new book “Computer Vision Metrics: Read More
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Creative options for adapting and enhancing IBM zPDT environments that are more multiuser-enabled and multiuser-friendly, more stable, and more reusable than those envisaged or taught by IBM are explored and detailed in this new title. CA Technologies announces the availability of “Running Mainframe z on Distributed Platforms: How to Create Robust Cost-Efficient Multiplatform z Environments” the latest book published by CA Press. Co-authors Kenneth Barrett and Stephen Norris wrote Read More
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New open access book from Apress and BlackBerry guides application developers through the BlackBerry 10 operating system. BlackBerry 10, the latest incarnation of the BlackBerry mobile operating system, features plentiful upgrades from its predecessors and gives developers the chance to create truly innovative applications. It includes the new Cascades framework which is based on QML, a powerful declarative language for designing UIs. “Learn BlackBerry 10 App Development: A Read More
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New open access book from Apress and Intel examines the next generation of cloud security for IT professionals. Cloud security is an increasingly pressing concern as more and more businesses depend on the cloud for their applications and data storage. Organizations that do not adopt cloud computing largely cite security as the primary inhibitor. More cloud service providers are now treating security as a foundational part of their infrastructures along with performance, power Read More
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New book helps digital asset managers take control and get the most out of their media in this burgeoning field. The sharp and steady rise in digital documentation in the workplace has brought about the rapidly-growing field of digital asset management. DAMs are complex systems that create numerous opportunities and challenges, require substantial investment, and demand capable, specialized personnel. “Digital Asset Management: Content Architectures, Project Management, and Read More
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Apress, McAfee, and the iDennedy Project have partnered to publish a roadmap for developing technologies and building organizations in the personal information economy. Engineers and developers are imagining, creating, and delivering valuable new services and products dependent on personal information at a rapid pace. At the same time, the landscape of data privacy regulations and requirements is growing increasingly complex. The combination of information technology innovation, Read More
Filed under: Book News by Nyomi Anderson