Team Geek: A Software Developer's Guide to Working Well with Others

By Brian W. Fitzpatrick, Ben Collins-Sussman

In an ideal global, software program engineers who produce the easiest code are the main profitable. yet in our completely messy global, luck additionally will depend on the way you paintings with humans to get your activity done.

In this hugely wonderful publication, Brian Fitzpatrick and Ben Collins-Sussman disguise easy styles and anti-patterns for operating with folks, groups, and clients whereas attempting to boost software program. this can be useful info from revered software program engineers whose renowned sequence of talks—including "Working with toxic People"—has attracted thousands of followers.

Writing software program is a staff activity, and human components have as a lot impact at the consequence as technical components. whether you’ve spent many years studying the technical facet of programming, this ebook teaches you in regards to the often-overlooked human part. via studying to collaborate and making an investment within the "soft talents" of software program engineering, you could have a miles higher impression for a similar quantity of effort.

Team Geek was once named as a Finalist within the 2013 Jolt Awards from Dr. Dobb's Journal. The publication's panel of judges selected 5 impressive books, released in the course of a 12-month interval finishing June 30, that each critical programmer should still read.

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Network Backup with Bacula How-To: Create an autonomous backup solution for your computer network using practical, hands-on recipes

By Eugene Pankov

Yauheni V. Pankov , "Network Backup with Bacula [How-to] "
2012 | ISBN-10: 1849519846 | EPUB | fifty four pages | four MB

Create an self reliant backup answer in your computing device community utilizing sensible, hands-on recipes

Overview
Set up Bacula infrastructure.
Back up info and directories
Work with multiple-storage systems

In Detail

In the data-centered international, backup and duplication is a crucial issue that retains your computing device community fail-safe and fit. Backup recommendations let you quick get over strength mess ups, broken and hacker attacks.

"Network Backup with Bacula" is a realistic advisor to establishing the Bacula backup procedure utilizing a couple of sequential recipes, starting from the easiest to problematic ones, for you to offer you wisdom had to construct a self-contained backup infrastructure.

"Network Backup with Bacula" comprises the directions on setup and configuration of assorted Bacula parts in addition to details that will help you painlessly combine your home windows and Linux workstations into the backup system.

You will tips on how to setup Bacula Director and garage, how one can backup Linux and home windows consumers, how you can triumph over obstacles implied via firewall security, and particular instances of backup for MySQL, OpenLDAP, Postfix. additionally, you will study various scheduling techniques and diverse different tips.

With community Backup with Bacula, you are going to examine every little thing you want to understand to create an self sustaining backup answer in your machine community.

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Backbone.js Patterns and Best Practices

A onestop consultant to top practices and layout styles whilst development purposes utilizing Backtbone.js

About This Book

  • Offers recommendations to universal Backbone.js similar difficulties that almost all builders face
  • Shows you the way to take advantage of customized widgets, plugins, and mixins to make your code reusable
  • Describes styles and top practices for big scale JavaScript software structure and unit trying out purposes with QUnit and SinonJS frameworks

Who This ebook Is For

This publication is for JavaScript builders who paintings with Backbone.js and need to benefit the easiest layout styles to strengthen complicated net functions. uncomplicated wisdom of Backbone.js and JavaScript is essential.

What you are going to Learn

  • Develop customized plugins and mixins to lessen boilerplate on your code
  • Learn approximately spine view administration with nested perspectives, subviews, format supervisor, and Marionette views
  • Understand template administration via storing and pre-compiling templates
  • Explore version validation with validation plugins and study version serialization and relational info administration with nested models
  • Work with collections to enforce a number of sorting and filtering behavior
  • Create good software structure with AMD and diversified well known layout patterns

In Detail

Backbone.js is a brilliant mild framework in an effort to constitution your JavaScript codes in an MV* model. This framework is a wonderful instrument by way of growing an equipped and modular code base for net apps of any measurement or complexity. even though light-weight, Backbone.js leads to plenty of boilerplate. studying the easiest practices and layout styles may also help you keep away from those difficulties and let you make sure that the simplest criteria are followed.

Backbone.js styles and top Practices is full of examples to help you paintings with Backbone.js parts. It additionally provides strategies to universal difficulties confronted by means of builders. It supplies an entire assessment of plugin improvement, huge scale software structure, and unit trying out as well.

Starting with a dialogue of why decreasing boilerplate on your JavaScript code is key, Backbone.js styles and most sensible Practices explains easy methods to implement reusability on your code by means of growing plugins and mixins. you are going to find out about styles and most sensible practices for spine perspectives, types, collections, routers, and events.

You will detect suggestions to universal difficulties that builders face via uncomplicated examples, and delve into the simplest open resource plugins to be had to resolve those difficulties after they come up. This e-book is a superb selection of layout and implementation styles to help you constitution and advance complicated Backbone.js purposes easily.

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Making Poverty: A History

By Thomas Lines

As rural earning cave in and farming turns into commercialized, swallowed up through the worldwide offer chains of big nutrients businesses and supermarkets, a determined state of affairs is rising during which there may possibly quickly be little position left for the masses of thousands of smallholders the world over. during this transparent and clever e-book, Thomas traces examines the position that international guidelines have performed in developing the difficulty of rural poverty. He explains the mechanisms of the markets and provide chains, charting their impression on agricultural exchange within the world's poorest nations.

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iOS SDK Development (Pragmatic Programmers)

By Chris Adamson, Bill Dudney

Welcome to the hot state-of-the-art improvement for iOS, with the noticeably overhauled Xcode four toolchain and iOS five SDK. With this publication you are going to speed up your improvement for iPhone, iPad and iPod contact. you'll study the recent instruments like Storyboards, perform on new APIs just like the Twitter framework and use the newest positive factors of the Objective-C 2.0 programming language.

because the iPhone's release in 2008, the iOS platform has further new equipment households, hundreds of thousands of latest APIs, new instruments and programming practices, and millions of recent apps. iOS SDK Development is the second one variation of the bestselling iPhone SDK Development, thoroughly rewritten from the floor as much as conceal iOS 5's new good points.

you will get hands-on adventure operating with Objective-C and Xcode four as you're employed via this tutorial-style publication with skilled iOS builders through your aspect. alongside the best way, you will study the basics of maintainable, performant iOS programming, including:

Making apps which are multi-core-capable, testable, internationalizable, and that use much less memory.

figuring out the underlying recommendations of contact occasion dealing with, drawing and animation, multi-core concurrency, and reminiscence administration with iOS 5's new automated Reference Counting.

developing and utilizing unit checks to make sure your app keeps to paintings as meant whilst the codebase evolves.

operating via Apple's App shop techniques, together with getting ready apps for submission, averting rejections, and figuring out crash stories from finish users.

no matter if you are a first-time iOS developer, or you are looking to wake up to hurry with all of the adjustments to Apple's instruments and frameworks, iPhone SDK Development is the cast grounding you want to grasp this renowned platform.

What You Need:

you wish a Mac operating Mac OS X Lion (10.7) and Xcode 4.

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PHP for the Web: Visual QuickStart Guide (5th Edition)

Learn Hypertext Preprocessor programming the short and simple way!

With PHP for the internet: visible QuickStart Guide readers can commence from the start to get a journey of the programming language, or search for particular initiatives to profit simply what they should know. 
This task-based visible reference consultant makes use of step by step directions and lots of screenshots to coach starting and intermediate clients this well known open-source scripting language. writer Larry Ullman publications readers during the bits and bobs of either personal home page five and personal home page 7, and gives extra effective how you can take on universal wishes.

Both starting clients, who desire a thorough advent to the expertise, and extra intermediate clients, who're searching for a handy reference, will locate what they wish here--in elementary language and during effortlessly available examples.

  • Easy visible technique makes use of demonstrations and real-world examples to guide you thru dynamic net improvement utilizing personal home page and convey you what to do step via step.
  • Concise steps and causes allow you to wake up and working in no time.
  • Essential reference consultant retains you coming again back and again.
  • Whether you’re a programming beginner or an skilled veteran learning personal home page for the 1st time, this booklet will educate you all you wish to know, together with the most recent alterations in personal home page and extra effective ways to take on universal needs.

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Pro Website Development and Operations: Streamlining DevOps for large-scale websites (Expert's Voice in Web Development)

By Matthew Sacks

Pro web site improvement and Operations gives you the event you want to create and function a large-scale creation web site. Large-scale web content have their very own specified set of difficulties concerning their design―problems which could worsen whilst agile methodologies are followed for speedy results. Managing large-scale web pages, deploying purposes, and making sure they're appearing good frequently calls for a whole scale staff related to the improvement and operations facets of the company―two departments that do not consistently see eye to eye.

while departments fight with one another, it provides pointless complexity to the paintings, and that outcome exhibits within the buyer experience. Pro site improvement and Operations shows you the way to streamline the paintings of net improvement and operations - incorporating the latest insights and methodologies of DevOps - in order that your large-scale site is up and operating fast, with little friction and severe potency among divisions.

This booklet presents serious wisdom for any developer engaged in offering the business and software program engineering ambitions required to create and operate a large-scale creation web site. It addresses how builders can collaborate successfully with enterprise and engineering groups to make sure purposes are easily transitioned from product inception to implementation, and are competently deployed and managed. 

Pro site improvement and Operations presents detailed insights into how structures, code, and approach can all interact to make large-scale site improvement and operations ultra-efficient.

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Jenkins: The Definitive Guide

By John Ferguson Smart

Streamline software program improvement with Jenkins, the preferred Java-based open resource software that has revolutionized the way in which groups take into consideration non-stop Integration (CI). this whole consultant exhibits you the way to automate your construct, integration, free up, and deployment strategies with Jenkins—and demonstrates how CI can prevent time, funds, and plenty of headaches.

Ideal for builders, software program architects, and venture managers, Jenkins: The Definitive Guide is either a CI educational and a complete Jenkins reference. via its wealth of most sensible practices and real-world assistance, you will discover how effortless it really is to establish a CI carrier with Jenkins.

  • Learn easy methods to set up, configure, and safe your Jenkins server
  • Organize and video display general-purpose construct jobs
  • Integrate automatic checks to make sure builds, and manage code caliber reporting
  • Establish powerful staff notification concepts and techniques
  • Configure construct pipelines, parameterized jobs, matrix builds, and different complex jobs
  • Manage a farm of Jenkins servers to run dispensed builds
  • Implement computerized deployment and non-stop delivery

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Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V Cookbook

By Leandro Carvalho

Leandro Carvalho, "Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V Cookbook"
Publisher: Packt Publishing | English | ISBN: 1849684421 | 2013 | PDF | 304 pages | 6 + 19 MB

Over 50 easy yet quite powerful recipes for learning the management of home windows Server Hyper-V

Overview
Take benefit of quite a few Hyper-V most sensible practices for administrators
Get to grips with migrating digital machines among servers and previous Hyper-V models, automating projects with PowerShell, offering a excessive Availability and catastrophe restoration surroundings, and lots more and plenty more
A sensible Cookbook bursting with crucial recipes

In Detail
Virtualization has proved that it could aid enterprises to lessen expenditures, and the personal Cloud has created a revolution within the manner we deal with and keep an eye on our servers with centralization and elasticity. the hot home windows Server 2012 Hyper-V liberate from Microsoft comes with a myriad of advancements in components similar to mobility, excessive availability and elasticity, bringing every little thing you want to create, deal with and construct the center parts of a Microsoft deepest Cloud for virtualized workloads.

"Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V Cookbook" is the proper accompaniment for Hyper-V directors trying to reap the benefits of all of the fascinating new positive aspects the discharge has to provide. via useful recipes, you’ll grasp Hyper-V deployment, migration and management.

"Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V Cookbook" is a vital source for any Hyper-V administrator trying to migrate, set up and deal with their digital computer efficiently.

With the entire positive aspects of home windows Server 2012 Hyper-V lined, you are going to study every thing from install to catastrophe restoration, safeguard, excessive availability, configuration, automation, structure and tracking, all in a pragmatic recipe layout. The e-book additionally comprises new gains corresponding to garage and Shared not anything dwell Migration, Hyper-V reproduction and community Virtualization and masses more.

With "Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V Cookbook" in hand, you'll be built to regulate your inner most Cloud with ease.

What you are going to study from this book
Learn to installation, migrate and improve Hyper-V and digital machines
Configure disks, community, reminiscence, safety and auditing settings for digital machines
Take a deep dive into excessive availability and catastrophe recovery
Save time and cash by means of attending to grips with PowerShell automation
Understand the recent positive factors round community virtualization, Shared not anything dwell Migration, Hyper-V reproduction and masses more
Gain a whole view of your digital machines and host servers with tracking, reporting and troubleshooting tips
Take benefit of bonus appendice explaining Hyper-V structure and the adaptation among versions

Approach
"Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V Cookbook" is a realistic cookbook choked with recipes exhibiting and explaining the entire good points and elements of Hyper-V. You’ll examine from most sensible practices, assistance and tips and examples of ways to automate day-by-day and customary tasks.

Who this publication is written for
If you're an administrator who desires to grasp Microsoft Server Virtualization with home windows Server 2012 Hyper-V, then this e-book is for you.

You could be happy with virtualization thoughts and practices, and information of past types of home windows Server will be a bonus.

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The Bottom Billion: Why the Poorest Countries are Failing and What Can Be Done About It

By Paul Collier

Within the universally acclaimed and award-winning The backside Billion, Paul Collier unearths that 50 failed states--home to the poorest a thousand million humans on Earth--pose the valuable problem of the constructing international within the twenty-first century. The booklet shines much-needed gentle in this crew of small international locations, mostly neglected by means of the industrialized West, which are losing more and more at the back of the vast majority of the world's humans, frequently falling into an absolute decline in dwelling criteria. A fight rages inside of every one of those countries among reformers and corrupt leaders--and the corrupt are profitable. Collier analyzes the factors of failure, pointing to a collection of traps that ensnare those nations, together with civil warfare, a dependence at the extraction and export of average assets, and undesirable governance. general options don't paintings, he writes; reduction is usually useless, and globalization can truly make issues worse, riding improvement to extra solid countries. What the ground billion desire, Collier argues, is a daring new plan supported through the gang of 8 industrialized international locations. If failed states are ever to be helped, the G8 must undertake preferential exchange regulations, new legislation opposed to corruption, new overseas charters, or even behavior rigorously calibrated army interventions. Collier has spent an entire life operating to finish international poverty. In The backside Billion, he deals genuine desire for fixing one of many nice humanitarian crises dealing with the realm today.

"Set to turn into a vintage. full of statistical nuggets and customary feel, his e-book will be obligatory reading."
--The Economist

"If Sachs turns out too saintly and Easterly too cynical, then Collier is the real outdated Africa hand: he is aware the terrain and has a prepared ear.... If you have ever came across your self on one aspect or the opposite of these arguments--and who hasn't?--then you just needs to learn this book."
--Niall Ferguson, The ny occasions publication Review

"Rich in either research and recommendations.... learn this ebook. you are going to examine a lot you don't know. it is going to additionally swap how you examine the tragedy of chronic poverty in a global of plenty."
--Financial Times

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