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  • Advanced Technologies for Future Transmission Gridsby Gianluigi Migliavacca

    Springer 2012; US$ 179.00

    The re-engineering of power transmission systems is crucial to meeting the objectives of such regulators as the European Union. In addition to its market, organisational and regulatory aspects, this re-engineering will also involve technical issues dealing with the progressive integration of innovative transmission technologies in the daily operation... more...

  • Distributed Programmingby A. Udaya Shankar

    Springer 2012; US$ 79.95

    Distributed Programming: Theory and Practice presents a practical and rigorous method to develop distributed programs that correctly implement their specifications. The method also covers how to write specifications and how to use them. Numerous examples such as bounded buffers, distributed locks, message-passing services, and distributed termination... more...

  • Cloud Standardsby Marvin Waschke

    Springer 2012; US$ 34.99

    Cloud computing is often described as providing computing resources the way electric utilities provide energy. In theory, anyone with an adequate connection to the Internet should be able to tap into a cloud provider and get exactly the computing resources they want when they want it, just like plugging into the electricity grid and getting... more...

  • Windows Azure Mobile Servicesby Bruce Johnson

    Wiley 2013; US$ 22.99

    Get up and running with Windows Azure Mobile Services Windows Azure Mobile Services (WAMS) is a turn-key backend solution for applications, mobile or otherwise, to utilize structured storage in the cloud. It includes basic data access functionality and built-in authentication with Microsoft Account, Facebook, Twitter and Google, as well as push... more...

  • Explaining Algorithms Using Metaphorsby Michal Fori?ek; Monika Steinová

    Springer 2013; US$ 39.95

    There is a significant difference between designing a new algorithm, proving its correctness, and teaching it to an audience. When teaching algorithms, the teacher's main goal should be to convey the underlying ideas and to help the students form correct mental models related to the algorithm. This process can often be facilitated by using suitable... more...

  • Cloud Computingby Dan C. Marinescu

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 69.95

    Cloud Computing: Theory and Practice provides students and IT professionals with an in-depth analysis of the cloud from the ground up. Beginning with a discussion of parallel computing and architectures and distributed systems, the book turns to contemporary cloud infrastructures, how they are being deployed at leading companies such as Amazon,... more...

  • Cloud Computingby Zaigham Mahmood

    Springer 2013; US$ 129.00

    This book presents both state-of-the-art research developments and practical guidance on approaches, technologies and frameworks for the emerging cloud paradigm. Topics and features: presents the state of the art in cloud technologies, infrastructures, and service delivery and deployment models; discusses relevant theoretical frameworks, practical... more...

  • The Cloudby Neil Robinson; Lorenzo Valeri; Jonathan Cave; Tony Starkey; Hans Graux

    RAND Corporation 2011; US$ 9.95

    This report discusses how policy-makers might address the challenges and risks in respect of the security, privacy and trust aspects of cloud computing that could undermine the attainment of broader economic and societal objectives across Europe. more...

  • VMware vCloud Director Cookbookby Daniel Langenhan

    Packt Publishing 2013; US$ 29.99

    VMware vCloud Director Cookbook will adopt a Cookbook-based approach. Packed with illustrations and programming examples, this book explains the simple as well as the complex recipes in an easy-to-understand language."VMware vCloud Director Cookbook" is aimed at system administrators and technical architects moving from a virtualized environment to... more...

  • Middleware Solutions for the Internet of Thingsby Flávia C. Delicato; Paulo F. Pires; Thais Batista

    Springer 2013; US$ 54.99

    After a brief introduction and contextualization on the Internet of Things (IoT) and Web of Things (WoT) paradigms, this timely new book describes one of the first research initiatives aimed at tackling the several challenges involved in building a middleware-layer infrastructure capable of realizing the WoT vision: the SmartSensor infrastructure.... more...