Foundations of Agile Python Development (Expert's Voice in Open Source)

By Jeff Younker

You’ve lengthy been enamored with the Python language, and feature mastered its many nuances. but whatever seems missing—a productiveness strengthen that you just comprehend is feasible yet you’re unsure find out how to pass approximately it. This was once the sentiment of such a lot of builders prior to learning Agile programming paradigm, which embraces thoughts equivalent to automation, potent code administration, and test–driven development.

Foundations of Agile Python Development is the 1st booklet to use those sought–after ideas to Python builders, introducing either the instruments and methods equipped and supported through the Python group. Authored by means of Jeff Younker, a well–known member of Python’s agile group who's probably top identified for his construction of a favored Python trying out framework, this e-book is certain to be successful between readers who can have reached their limits of information concerning the Python language, but are searching for to enhance their knowing of the way sound procedures can enhance productiveness to remarkable heights.

What you’ll learn

  • Understand why the Agile stream is expanding productiveness and lowering programmer pressure the realm around
  • Use Eclipse and Subversion so as to add a complete new point of potency on your day-by-day programming activities
  • Change your point of view on checking out from an important evil to a compelling and the most important a part of your improvement process
  • Automate your construct method, taking away a lot of the tedium surrounding checking out and deployment tasks

Who this booklet is for

Python builders trying to reap the benefits of effective developer instruments and methods to spice up productiveness.

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Dive Into Python 3

By Mark Pilgrim

Mark Pilgrim's Dive Into Python 3 is a hands-on advisor to Python three and its adjustments from Python 2. As within the unique publication, Dive Into Python, every one bankruptcy begins with a true, whole code pattern, proceeds to choose it aside and clarify the items, after which places all of it again jointly in a precis on the end.

This publication includes:

  • Example courses thoroughly rewritten to demonstrate strong new techniques now on hand in Python three: units, iterators, turbines, closures, comprehensions, and masses extra
  • A designated case learn of porting a tremendous library from Python 2 to Python three
  • A accomplished appendix of the entire syntactic and semantic adjustments in Python three

This is the appropriate source for you if you would like to port functions to Python three, or if you happen to prefer to bounce into languages quick and get going correct away.

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Coding for Penetration Testers: Building Better Tools

By Jason Andress, Ryan Linn

Tools used for penetration trying out are frequently bought or downloaded from the net. each one software relies on a programming language akin to Perl, Python, or Ruby. If a penetration tester desires to expand, increase, or swap the performance of a device to accomplish a try out otherwise than the default configuration, the tester needs to recognize the fundamentals of coding for the comparable programming language. Coding for Penetration Testers offers the reader with an knowing of the scripting languages which are primary whilst constructing instruments for penetration trying out. It additionally courses the reader via particular examples of customized device improvement and the occasions the place such instruments may be used. whereas constructing a greater realizing of every language, the reader is guided via real-world eventualities and gear improvement that may be included right into a tester's toolkit.

  • Discusses using quite a few scripting languages in penetration testing
  • Presents step by step directions on how one can construct personalized penetration checking out instruments utilizing Perl, Ruby, Python, and different languages
  • Provides a primer on scripting together with, yet no longer restricted to, internet scripting, scanner scripting, and exploitation scripting

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Pro Python System Administration

Pro Python process management, moment Edition explains and exhibits the right way to follow Python scripting in perform. it's going to help you technique and unravel real-world matters that almost all method directors will come upon of their careers. This booklet has been up to date utilizing Python 2.7 and Python three the place applicable. It additionally makes use of quite a few new and suitable open resource initiatives and instruments that are meant to now be utilized in perform.

In this up to date variation, you'll find a number of tasks within the different types of community management, internet server management, and tracking and database administration. In each one venture, the writer will outline the matter, layout the answer, and struggle through the extra attention-grabbing implementation steps. each one venture is observed by way of the resource code of an absolutely operating prototype, which you’ll manage to use instantly or adapt for your specifications and environment.

This e-book is basically aimed toward skilled process directors whose day by day projects contain taking care of and dealing with small-to-medium-sized server estates. it is going to even be priceless for approach directors who are looking to study extra approximately automation and need to use their Python wisdom to unravel a variety of method management difficulties. Python builders also will reap the benefits of interpreting this ebook, specifically in the event that they are fascinated about constructing automation and administration tools.

What you’ll learn

  • Solve real-world procedure management difficulties utilizing Python
  • Manage units with SNMP and SOAP
  • Build a allotted tracking system
  • Manage internet purposes and parse complicated log files
  • Monitor and deal with MySQL databases immediately

Who this ebook is for

This booklet assumes that readers already use Python and are pleased with the language. the fundamental wisdom of putting in programs on a number of working structures is discussed.

Table of Contents

1. studying and amassing functionality facts utilizing SNMP

2. dealing with units utilizing cleaning soap API

3. making a net program for IP deal with Accountancy

4. Integrating the IP handle program with DHCP

5. preserving an inventory of digital Hosts in an Apache Configuration File

6. accumulating and featuring Statistical facts from Apache Log Files

7. appearing advanced Searches and Reporting on program Log Files

8. an internet site Availability cost Script for Nagios

9. administration and tracking Subsystem

10. distant tracking Agents

11. records collecting and Reporting

12. dispensed Message Processing System

13. computerized MySQL Database functionality Tuning

14. utilizing Amazon EC2/S3 as an information Warehouse Solution

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Data Wrangling with Python: Tips and Tools to Make Your Life Easier

By Jacqueline Kazil

How do you are taking your info research abilities past Excel to the following point? via studying barely enough Python to get stuff performed. This hands-on advisor exhibits non-programmers such as you tips to method details that’s at the start too messy or tough to entry. you do not need to grasp a specific thing in regards to the Python programming language to get started.

Through a number of step by step routines, you’ll the best way to gather, fresh, examine, and current info successfully. You’ll additionally detect tips to automate your info procedure, agenda dossier- modifying and clean-up initiatives, method better datasets, and create compelling tales with information you obtain.

  • Quickly research easy Python syntax, info forms, and language concepts
  • Work with either machine-readable and human-consumable data
  • Scrape web pages and APIs to discover a bounty of helpful information
  • Clean and layout info to get rid of duplicates and mistakes on your datasets
  • Learn while to standardize info and whilst to check and script facts cleanup
  • Explore and research your datasets with new Python libraries and techniques
  • Use Python options to automate all your data-wrangling process

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Learning BeagleBone Python Programming

Unleash the potential for BeagleBone utilizing Python

About This Book

  • Configure and customise your BeagleBone to seamlessly attach it to exterior utilizing Python
  • Learn to jot down courses that interface with the true global utilizing GPIO ports
  • Clear and step by step examples, whole with part lists, circuit diagrams, and Python code

Who This booklet Is For

If you have got event with the Python language and have an interest in getting begun with electronics, then BeagleBone Black is the best platform for you and this ebook provides you with the knowledge you need.

What you are going to Learn

  • Set up BeagleBone Black for improvement with the PyBBIO and Adafruit_BBIO Python libraries
  • Understand how every one of BeagleBone Black's interface subsystems work
  • Connect many differing types of to BeagleBone Black
  • Use Python code to manage and speak with exterior hardware
  • Write courses that have interaction with the actual international round you

In Detail

BeagleBone is a barebone desktop that may be configured and customised for various purposes and is sort of part the cost of a regular laptop. This e-book will hide the fundamentals of ways BeagleBone Black's interface subsystems paintings, and will be managed utilizing well known Python libraries for BeagleBone Black. you can be brought to BeagleBone Black's GPIO, PWM, ADC, UART, SPI, I2C, and eQEP subsystems. we'll then dive deep into extra advanced integrated peripherals, demonstrating alternative ways to obtain enter from a person together with buttons, potentiometers, and rotary encoders with the eQEP module. we'll additionally find out about interfacing with exterior units; this may be confirmed utilizing the serial modules to interface with exterior units resembling temperature sensors and accelerometers. in the direction of the tip of the e-book, we'll current a few real-world difficulties and display the best way to clear up them with the talents you have acquired.

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Python Power!: The Comprehensive Guide

Python, a robust and versatile basic objective programming language is growing to be in acceptance as extra humans develop into attracted to programming utilizing open resource languages. "Python Power!: the great advisor" exhibits readers tips on how to use Python to run websites, write GUI interfaces, keep watch over number-crunching code, method huge XML facts units, construct attempt suites for C or Java code, and masses extra. Technical themes are defined truly and concisely and end-of-chapter initiatives motivate the reader to application on their lonesome. an in depth desk of contents and a whole, well-organized index make this ebook an excellent reference device. All code utilized in the e-book should be on hand for obtain at the significant other site.

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Data Structures and Algorithms in Python

By Michael T. Goodrich

Based at the authors’ industry major information constructions books in Java and C++, this book bargains a accomplished, definitive advent to information buildings in Python via authoritative authors. Data buildings and Algorithms in Python is the 1st authoritative object-oriented publication to be had for Python information constructions. Designed to supply a finished creation to info constructions and algorithms, together with their layout, research, and implementation, the textual content will continue a similar normal constitution as Data constructions and Algorithms in Java and Data constructions and Algorithms in C++.

  • Begins by means of discussing Python’s conceptually uncomplicated syntax, which permits for a better concentrate on concepts.
  • Employs a constant object-oriented perspective in the course of the text.
  • Presents each one info constitution utilizing ADTs and their respective implementations and introduces vital layout styles as a way to arrange these implementations into sessions, equipment, and objects.
  • Provides a radical dialogue at the research and layout of primary facts structures.
  • Includes many beneficial Python code examples, with resource code supplied at the website.
  • Uses illustrations to give information buildings and algorithms, in addition to their research, in a transparent, visible manner.
  • Provides 1000s of routines that advertise creativity, aid readers how to imagine like programmers, and toughen very important concepts.
  • Contains many Python-code and pseudo-code fragments, and thousands of workouts, that are divided into approximately forty% reinforcement workouts, forty% creativity workouts, and 20% programming projects.

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Learning Python Design Patterns

By Gennadiy Zlobin

Written for intermediate Python programmers, this wonderful instructional can help streamline your paintings by utilizing layout styles. you will research via instance and transparent motives to extend your information and accelerate your output.


  • Explore the Model-View-Controller trend and how to construct a URL shortening service
  • All layout styles use a real-world instance that may be transformed and utilized on your software
  • No pointless thought! The booklet contains purely the elemental wisdom you'll want to know

In Detail

Design development is a well known method of remedy a few particular difficulties which every software program developer comes throughout in the course of his paintings. layout styles trap higher-level constructs that typically seem in courses. in the event you understand how to enforce the layout trend in a single language, more often than not it is possible for you to to port and use it in one other object-oriented programming language.

The selection of implementation language impacts using layout styles. obviously, a few languages are extra acceptable for yes initiatives than others. every one language has its personal set of strengths and weaknesses. during this ebook, we introduce a few of the higher recognized layout styles in Python. you'll study while and the way to exploit the layout styles, and enforce a real-world instance that you may run and look at through yourself.

You will begin with the most renowned software program structure styles that is the version- View-Controller trend. then you definitely will stream directly to know about creational layout styles that are Singleton and manufacturing facility, and structural styles that are Facade and Proxy. ultimately, the ebook additionally explains 3 behavioural styles that are Command, Observer, and Template.

What you are going to research from this book

  • Create diversified implementations of a similar set of rules with the least modifications
  • Implement the publisher-subscriber pattern
  • Create an item whilst just one example of it really is needed
  • Create an easy interface utilizing the Facade layout pattern
  • Increase the performance whereas leaving the interface unchanged


This ebook takes a tutorial-based and undemanding method of masking Python layout styles. Its concise presentation signifies that in a brief area of time, you'll get an excellent creation to varied layout patterns.

Who this publication is written for

If you're an intermediate point Python person, this publication is for you. past wisdom of Python programming is vital. a few wisdom of UML can also be required to appreciate the UML diagrams that are used to explain a few layout patterns.

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Learning Python Data Visualization

Master tips to construct dynamic HTML5-ready SVG charts utilizing Python and the pygal library

About This Book

  • A useful consultant that is helping you holiday into the area of information visualization with Python
  • Understand the basics of creating charts in Python
  • Packed with easy-to-understand tutorials for builders who're new to Python or charting in Python

Who This e-book Is For

If you're a Python amateur or an skilled developer and wish to discover info visualization libraries, then this is often the publication for you. No past charting or photographs event is needed.

What you'll Learn

  • Build forms of Python charts and graphs
  • Master tips on how to construct Python photographs libraries
  • Test and validate your info sources
  • Explore universal Python libraries for charts and graphics
  • Build charts utilizing dynamic info from offline and on-line sources
  • Use CSS to change embedded SVG pictures in HTML pages
  • Install and write Python code on home windows, Mac, or Linux
  • Discover find out how to set up and reference libraries in visible Studio or Eclipse

In Detail

The top functions use information and current it in a significant, easy-to-understand method. choked with pattern code and tutorials, this publication will stroll you thru fitting universal charts, images, and application libraries for the Python programming language.

Firstly you'll find the way to set up and reference libraries in visible Studio or Eclipse. we'll then move directly to construct uncomplicated pix and charts that let you generate HTML5-ready SVG charts and graphs, besides trying out and validating your info assets. we are going to additionally conceal parsing information from the net and offline resources, and development a Python charting program utilizing dynamic info. finally, we are going to assessment different renowned instruments and frameworks used to create charts and import/export chart information. via the tip of this publication, it is possible for you to to symbolize complicated units of knowledge utilizing Python.

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