With over 1,000 pages and 500 examples, Zend Framework: The Official Programmer's Reference Guide two volume set complements quality code with quality documentation. This guide gets you started and then immersed into all that Zend Framework has to offer.
This brilliantly readable book covers in detail what programmers need to know about user interface design in a fun and entertaining way. Author Joel Spolsky proposes simple, logical rules that can be applied without any artistic talent to improve any user interface, from traditional GUI applications to websites to consumer electronics.
Use Case Driven Object Modeling with UML: Theory and Practice shows how to drive an object-oriented software design from use case all the way through coding and testing, based on the minimalist, UML-based ICONIX process.
The Definitive Guide to SOA: Oracle® Service Bus, Second Edition is the first book to cover a practical approach to service-oriented architecture using the BEA AquaLogic Service Bus tool. And it's written from the "source"BEA Systems AquaLogic product lead Jeff Davies.
The Definitive Guide to SOA: BEA AquaLogic Service Bus targets professional software developers and architects who are new to enterprise service buses (ESBs) and service-oriented architecture (SOA) development.
Software Development and Professional Practice reveals how to design and code great software. You'll learn the principles of good software design, and how to apply those principles to the code you write every day.
Regular Expression Recipes provides you with all the open-source regular expressions you'll ever need, and explains how to use each one. Thus, you'll learn by example, instead of muddling through countless pages of explanatory syntax. Languages covered include Perl, PHP, grep, vim, Python, and shell.
Pro .NET Best Practices shows how to follow the practices that developers and experts agree are the right ways to build software, including continuous integration, automated testing, automated deployment, and code analysis.