Grant Allen

With extensive experience developing for the Flash platform and Java, Chris Allen is a leader in the open source Flash community. Over the last eight years, he has been a software architect and developer for various companies, including Cambridge Technology Partners, Mass General Hospital and Scholastic, Inc. Chris is president and chief executive officer of Infrared5, a consulting firm built around services for the open source Red5 server, and is co-project manager and a Java developer for the open source Red5 project.

Grant Allen's Books

Oracle SQL Recipes

Oracle SQL Recipes

  • Publication Date: November 17, 2009
  • ISBN13: 978-1-4302-2509-6

Oracle SQL Recipes is a compendium of ready-made solutions to common SQL problems for Oracle developers and database administrators. Learn More …

The Definitive Guide to SQLite

The Definitive Guide to SQLite

  • Publication Date: November 4, 2010
  • ISBN13: 978-1-4302-3225-4

The Definitive Guide to SQLite, Second Edition is your one-stop resource for integrating one of the most advanced and innovative open source database management systems into your development projects. Learn More …

The Essential Guide to Open Source Flash Development

The Essential Guide to Open Source Flash Development

  • Publication Date: July 16, 2008
  • ISBN13: 978-1-4302-0993-5

A practical development guide to creating Flash applications with OS Flash tools and workflows. Learn More …

Beginning DB2

Beginning DB2

  • Publication Date: August 20, 2008
  • ISBN13: 978-1-59059-942-6

In Beginning DB2, author Grant Allen gets you started using DB2 Express Edition for web sites, desktop applications, and more. Learn More …

Beginning Android Web Apps Development

Beginning Android Web Apps Development

  • Publication Date: May 15, 2012
  • ISBN13: 978-1-4302-3957-4

Beginning Android Web Application Development shows how to build applications using the key methods and techniques of Android development that you'll need to create your own dynamic, feature-rich Android mobile websites and applications. Learn More …

Beginning Android 4

Beginning Android 4

  • Publication Date: January 10, 2012
  • ISBN13: 978-1-4302-3984-0

Beginning Android 4 starts you on the path to developing innovative and salable applications for Android 4 mobile devices, using simple examples that are ready to run with your copy of the Software Development Kit (SDK) 4.0. Learn More …

Beginning DB2 - Print

Beginning DB2 - Print

  • Publication Date: June 5, 2012
  • ISBN13: 978-1-4302-4323-6

In Beginning DB2, author Grant Allen gets you started using DB2 Express Edition for web sites, desktop applications, and more. Learn More …

Beginning Android

Beginning Android

  • Publication Date: February 10, 2014
  • ISBN13: 978-1-4302-4686-2

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Pro Android

Pro Android

  • Publication Date: May 20, 2015
  • ISBN13: 978-1-4302-4680-0

Pro Android, Fifth Edition shows you how to build real-world and fun mobile applications using the Android 5.0 SDK. It covers everything from the fundamentals of building apps for embedded devices, phones, and tablets to advanced concepts such as custom components and multi-tasking. Learn More …