This text provides a comprehensive, but concise introduction to software engineering. It adopts a methodical approach to solving software engineering problems proven over several years of teaching, with outstanding results.
This book contrasts the application-centric development approach to the architecture-centric development approach, introducing the concept of the metamorphic superpatternthe capability of a software program to dynamically adapt to changing application requirements without rebuilding the binary executable.
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.
This book tackles common problems and scenarios that on-the-job developers face every day by revealing code and detailed solutions. You'll quickly be able to integrate real-world, functioning code into your applicationsand save hours of coding time.
Business intelligence (BI) software allows you to view different components of a business using a single visual platform, which makes comprehending mountains of data easier. This book shows BI concepts put into action using Silverlight 4.
Microsoft .NET architect evangelist Jit Ghosh presents a practical companion guide to developing rich, interactive web applications with Silverlight 2. Common problems, issues, and everyday scenarios are tackled with a detailed discussion of the solution and ready-made code recipes that will save you hours of coding time.
Sensor Technologies: Healthcare, Wellness and Environmental Applications explores the key aspects of sensor technologies, covering wired, wireless, and discrete sensors for the specific application domains of healthcare, wellness, and environmental sensing. It discusses the social, regulatory, and design considerations specific to these domains.