C++17 STL Cookbook
Over 90 recipes that leverage the powerful features of the Standard Library in C++17 About This Book ? Learn the latest features of C++ and how to write better code by using the Standard Library (STL). Reduce the development time for your applications. ? Understand the scope and power of STL features to deal with real-world problems. ? Compose your own algorithms without forfeiting the simplicity and elegance of the STL way. Who This Book Is For This book is for intermediate-to-advanced C++ programmers who want to get the most out of the Standard Template Library of the newest version of C++: C++ 17. What You Will Learn ? Learn about the new core language features and the problems they were intended to solve ? Understand the inner workings and requirements of iterators by implementing them ? Explore algorithms, functional programming style, and lambda expressions ? Leverage the rich, portable, fast, and well-tested set of well-designed algorithms provided in the STL ? Work with strings the STL way instead of handcrafting C-style code ? Understand standard support classes for concurrency and synchronization, and how to put them to work ? Use the filesystem library addition available with the C++17 STL In Detail C++ has come a long way and is in use in every area of the industry. Fast, efficient, and flexible, it is used to solve many problems. The upcoming version of C++ will see programmers change the way they code. If you want to grasp the practical usefulness of the C++17 STL in order to write smarter, fully portable code, then this book is for you. Beginning with new language features, this book will help you understand the language’s mechanics and library features, and offers insight into how they work. Unlike other books, ours takes an implementation-specific, problem-solution approach that will help you quickly overcome hurdles. You will learn the core STL concepts, such as containers, algorithms, utility classes, lambda expressions, iterators, and more, while working on practical real-world recipes. These recipes will help you get the most from the STL and show you how to program in a better way. By the end of the book, you will be up to date with the latest C++17 features and save time and effort while solving tasks elegantly using the STL. Style and approach This recipe-based guide will show you how to make the best use of C++ together with the STL to squeeze more out of the standard language
Zabbix 4 Network Monitoring
Gather detailed statistics and deploy impressive business solutions with Zabbix 4.0 Key Features *Experience the full impact of Zabbix 4.0, a useful and increasingly popular tool *Enhance your network’s performance and manage hosts and systems *A step-by-step guide to smarter network monitoring Book Description Zabbix 4 Network Monitoring is the perfect starting point for monitoring the performance of your network devices and applications with Zabbix. Even if you’ve never used a monitoring solution before, this book will get you up and running quickly. You’ll learn to monitor more sophisticated operations with ease and soon feel in complete control of your network, ready to meet any challenges you might face. Starting with the installation, you will discover the new features in Zabbix 4.0. You will then get to grips with native Zabbix agents and Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) devices. You will also explore Zabbix's integrated functionality for monitoring Java application servers and VMware. This book also covers notifications, permission management, system maintenance, and troubleshooting, so you can be confident that every potential challenge and task is under your control. If you're working with larger environments, you'll also be able to find out more about distributed data collection using Zabbix proxies. Once you're confident and ready to put these concepts into practice, you will understand how to optimize and improve performance. Troubleshooting network issues is vital for anyone working with Zabbix, so the book also helps you work through any technical snags and glitches you might face. By the end of this book, you will have learned more advanced techniques to fine-tune your system and make sure it is in a healthy state. What you will learn *Install Zabbix server and an agent from source *Manage hosts, users, and permissions while acting upon monitored conditions *Visualize data with the help of ad hoc graphs, custom graphs, and maps *Simplify complex configurations and learn to automate them *Monitor everything from web pages to IPMI devices and Java applications to VMware stats *Configure Zabbix to send alerts including problem severity and time periods *Troubleshoot any network issue Who this book is for If you're new to Zabbix look no further than this book. Zabbix 4 Network Monitoring is for system and network administrators who are looking to put their knowledge to work with Zabbix 4.0.
TensorFlow 2.0 Quick Start Guide
Perform supervised and unsupervised machine learning and learn advanced techniques such as training neural networks. Key Features * Train your own models for effective prediction, using high-level Keras API * Perform supervised and unsupervised machine learning and learn advanced techniques such as training neural networks * Get acquainted with some new practices introduced in TensorFlow 2.0 Alpha Book Description TensorFlow is one of the most popular machine learning frameworks in Python. With this book, you will improve your knowledge of some of the latest TensorFlow features and will be able to perform supervised and unsupervised machine learning and also train neural networks. After giving you an overview of what's new in TensorFlow 2.0 Alpha, the book moves on to setting up your machine learning environment using the TensorFlow library. You will perform popular supervised machine learning tasks using techniques such as linear regression, logistic regression, and clustering. You will get familiar with unsupervised learning for autoencoder applications. The book will also show you how to train effective neural networks using straightforward examples in a variety of different domains. By the end of the book, you will have been exposed to a large variety of machine learning and neural network TensorFlow techniques. What you will learn * Use tf.Keras for fast prototyping, building, and training deep learning neural network models * Easily convert your TensorFlow 1.12 applications to TensorFlow 2.0-compatible files * Use TensorFlow to tackle traditional supervised and unsupervised machine learning applications * Understand image recognition techniques using TensorFlow * Perform neural style transfer for image hybridization using a neural network * Code a recurrent neural network in TensorFlow to perform text-style generation Who this book is for Data scientists, machine learning developers, and deep learning enthusiasts looking to quickly get started with TensorFlow 2 will find this book useful. Some Python programming experience with version 3.6 or later, along with a familiarity with Jupyter notebooks will be an added advantage. Exposure to machine learning and neural network techniques would also be helpful.
SDL Trados Studio: A Practical Guide
This book breaks down the fundamental topics of SDL Trados Studio into clear, taskoriented steps that will help you apply them to your translation work speedily and efficiently. This book is designed for translators who are new and have some knowledge of SDL Trados Studio. This book will get you acquainted with its features quickly and enhance your knowledge to get the best out of this tool. Previous knowledge of SDL Trados would be useful but not required but working knowledge of translating tools is assumed
Java Persistence with MyBatis 3
This book will have a practical approach, thus making it easy for the readers to understand and learn with step-by-step instructions.This book is for Java developers who would like to learn all about the MyBatis framework and are looking for a practical guide to get started. The prerequisites required for this book are basic Java and SQL skills. No prior knowledge of MyBatis is expected.
Processing 2: Creative Programming Cookbook
A cookbook with a broad sweep of the topic, through lots of practical and useful recipes that are fun to read and do. This book targets creative professionals, visual artists, designers, and students who have a starting knowledge of the Processing Development environment and who want to discover the next level of Processing. Anyone with a creative practice who wants to use computation in their design process. A basic understanding of programming is assumed. However, this book is also recommended to the non-artistic, looking to expand their graphics and artistic skills.
Qt5 Python GUI Programming Cookbook
Develop diverse real-life projects including most aspects of Spring Boot Key Features *Run production-grade based applications using the Spring WebFlux framework *Learn to develop high performance, asynchronous applications with Spring Boot *Create robust microservice-based applications with Kotlin using Spring Boot Book Description Spring is one of the best tools available on the market for developing web, enterprise, and cloud-ready software. The goal of Spring Boot is to provide a set of tools for quickly building Spring applications that are easy to configure, and that make it easy to create and run production-grade Spring-based applications. Spring Boot 2.0 Projects will get you acquainted with important features of the latest version of this application-building tool and will cover basic, as well as advanced topics. The book starts off by teaching you how to create a web application using Spring Boot, followed by creating a Spring Boot-based simple blog management system that uses Elasticsearch as the data store. As you make your way through the chapters, you’ll build a RESTful web services application using Kotlin and the Spring WebFlux framework. Spring WebFlux is a new framework that helps in creating a reactive application in a functional way. Toward the end of the book, you will build a taxi-hailing API with reactive microservices using Spring Boot and a Twitter clone with a Spring Boot backend. Finally, you’ll learn how to build an asynchronous email formatter. What you will learn *Learn the fundamental features of Spring Boot 2.0 *Customize Spring Boot 2.0 applications *Build a basic web application *Use Redis to build a taxi-hailing API *Create a simple blog management system and a Twitter clone *Develop a reactive RESTful web service with Kotlin using Spring Boot Who this book is for This book is for competent Spring developers who wish to understand how to develop complex yet scalable applications with Spring Boot. You must have a good knowledge of Java programming and be familiar with the basics of Spring.
Mastering Bitcoin For Absolute Beginners: The Ultimate Guide To Bitcoin And The
☆★☆The Ultimate ?Guide To The World of Bitcoin ?Technology is here! ☆★☆ This book will teach you the history, fundamentals, and real world applications of bitcoin cryptocurrency ?Tired of being cheated by the current system of ?central banking? They are like rouge intermediaries with absolute control and hold all the power and can print money on a whim. How much longer can we allow this dysfunctional system of currency exchange to exist? ?This is the digital age and this new wave of currency will impact the lives of millions and even billions worldwide! ?Meaning ?no more scandals from third party intermediaries who can print money out of thin air! No more centralized banks! But a unified and decentralized system that is transparent, distributed, and validated among EVERYONE. If ?you are wondering how can all this be possible? Than it is strongly recommended you grab your copy now and learn everything you need to know about bitcoin, whether you want to invest or understand the convoluted concepts of cyptocurrency in the most easy to read and detailed step by step guide in plain English! What You'll Learn ?Benefits of Bitcoin ?History of Bitcoin Real World Application ?Blockchain technology ?How mining works ?Estimating Trends ?Worldwide Influence On ?Laws, Policies and Regulations For Bitcoin ?And, much,much more! Not enough? Ok, well there's more... This book also includes bonus chapters and diagrams! ?Over 200+ pages of valuable content! ?How Does This Book Differ From The Rest? ?This book is truly set apart from the rest and is vastly superior. There's an entire section dedicated to blockchain technology as understanding the fundamental technology behind bitcoin is as equally as important itself. Unlike other books this book does not skim over any details, but gives you the reader an enhanced experience of in depth information, so you can have a greater understanding of both bitcoin and blockchain technology. What are you waiting for? Grab your copy now and join the next big wave of change and see the future! ?Imagine a world with no more physical currency or central authority figures that control the supply of money.
Blockchain: The complete guide to understanding Blockchain Technology for beginn
Blockchain: The complete guide to understanding Blockchain Technology for beginners in record time
CentOS High Availability
This book is targeted at system engineers and system administrators who want to upgrade their knowledge and skills in high availability and want to learn practically how to achieve high availability with CentOS Linux. You are expected to have good CentOS Linux knowledge and basic networking experience.
Instant Pygame for Python Game Development How-to
Filled with practical, step-by-step instructions and clear explanations for the most important and useful tasks .This book is a step-by-step, short and fast paced tutorial packed with powerful recipes that will teach you how to create exciting games. This book is aimed at Python Game Developers who want to create games with Pygame quickly and easily and get familiar with important aspects of it. Experience with Python is assumed. Basic Game development experience would help but isn't necessary.
Discover the unified, distributed storage system and improve the performance of applications Key Features * Explore the latest features of Ceph's Mimic release * Get to grips with advanced disaster and recovery practices for your storage * Harness the power of Reliable Autonomic Distributed Object Store (RADOS) to help you optimize storage systems Book Description Ceph is an open source distributed storage system that is scalable to Exabyte deployments. This second edition of Mastering Ceph takes you a step closer to becoming an expert on Ceph. You’ll get started by understanding the design goals and planning steps that should be undertaken to ensure successful deployments. In the next sections, you’ll be guided through setting up and deploying the Ceph cluster with the help of orchestration tools. This will allow you to witness Ceph’s scalability, erasure coding (data protective) mechanism, and automated data backup features on multiple servers. You’ll then discover more about the key areas of Ceph including BlueStore, erasure coding and cache tiering with the help of examples. Next, you’ll also learn some of the ways to export Ceph into non-native environments and understand some of the pitfalls that you may encounter. The book features a section on tuning that will take you through the process of optimizing both Ceph and its supporting infrastructure. You’ll also learn to develop applications, which use Librados and distributed computations with shared object classes. Toward the concluding chapters, you’ll learn to troubleshoot issues and handle various scenarios where Ceph is not likely to recover on its own. By the end of this book, you’ll be able to master storage management with Ceph and generate solutions for managing your infrastructure. What you will learn * Plan, design and deploy a Ceph cluster * Get well-versed with different features and storage methods * Carry out regular maintenance and daily operations with ease * Tune Ceph for improved ROI and performance * Recover Ceph from a range of issues * Upgrade clusters to BlueStore Who this book is for If you are a storage professional, system administrator, or cloud engineer looking for guidance on building powerful storage solutions for your cloud and on-premise infrastructure, this book is for you.
Hands-On Python for Finance
Learn and implement quantitative finance using popular Python libraries like NumPy, pandas, and Keras Key Features * Understand Python data structure fundamentals and work with time series data * Use popular Python libraries including TensorFlow, Keras, and SciPy to deploy key concepts in quantitative finance * Explore various Python programs and learn finance paradigms Book Description Python is one of the most popular languages used for quantitative finance. With this book, you’ll explore the key characteristics of Python for finance, solve problems in finance, and understand risk management. The book starts with major concepts and techniques related to quantitative finance, and an introduction to some key Python libraries. Next, you’ll implement time series analysis using pandas and DataFrames. The following chapters will help you gain an understanding of how to measure the diversifiable and non-diversifiable security risk of a portfolio and optimize your portfolio by implementing Markowitz Portfolio Optimization. Sections on regression analysis methodology will help you to value assets and understand the relationship between commodity prices and business stocks. In addition to this, you’ll be able to forecast stock prices using Monte Carlo simulation. The book will also highlight forecast models that will show you how to determine the price of a call option by analyzing price variation. You’ll also use deep learning for financial data analysis and forecasting. In the concluding chapters, you will create neural networks with TensorFlow and Keras for forecasting and prediction. By the end of this book, you will be equipped with the skills you need to perform different financial analysis tasks using Python What you will learn * Clean financial data with data preprocessing * Visualize financial data using histograms, color plots, and graphs * Perform time series analysis with pandas for forecasting * Estimate covariance and the correlation between securities and stocks * Optimize your portfolio to understand risks when there is a possibility of higher returns * Calculate expected returns of a stock to measure the performance of a portfolio manager * Create a prediction model using recurrent neural networks (RNN) with Keras and TensorFlow Who this book is for This book is ideal for aspiring data scientists, Python developers and anyone who wants to start performing quantitative finance using Python. You can also make this beginner-level guide your first choice if you’re looking to pursue a career as a financial analyst or a data analyst. Working knowledge of Python programming language is necessary.
Hands-On Internet of Things with MQTT
Develop a variety of projects and connect them to microcontrollers and web servers using the lightweight messaging protocol MQTT Key Features * Leverage the power of MQTT to build a pet food dispenser, e-ink to-do list, and a productivity cube * Learn about technologies like laser cutting, 3D printing, and PCB production for building robust prototypes * Explore practical uses cases to gain an in-depth understanding of MQTT Book Description MQ Telemetry Transport (MQTT) is a lightweight messaging protocol for smart devices that can be used to build exciting, highly scalable Internet of Things (IoT) projects. This book will get you started with a quick introduction to the concepts of IoT and MQTT and explain how the latter can help you build your own internet-connected prototypes. As you advance, you’ll gain insights into how microcontrollers communicate, and you'll get to grips with the different messaging protocols and techniques involved. Once you are well-versed with the essential concepts, you’ll be able to put what you’ve learned into practice by building three projects from scratch, including an automatic pet food dispenser and a smart e-ink to-do display. You’ll also discover how to present your own prototypes professionally. In addition to this, you'll learn how to use technologies from third-party web service providers, along with other rapid prototyping technologies, such as laser cutting, 3D printing, and PCB production. By the end of this book, you’ll have gained hands-on experience in using MQTT to build your own IoT prototypes. What you will learn * Explore MQTT programming with Arduino * Discover how to make your prototypes talk to each other * Send MQTT messages from your smartphone to your prototypes * Discover how you can make websites interact with your prototypes * Learn about MQTT servers, libraries, and apps * Explore tools such as laser cutting and 3D printing in order to build robust prototype cases Who this book is for If you are an IoT developer or enthusiast who wants to start building IoT prototypes using MQTT, this book is for you. Basic knowledge of programming with Arduino will be useful.
Python: Beginner's Guide to Programming Code with Python
Python: Beginner's Guide to Programming Code with Python
JIRA Agile Essentials
If you want to get started with JIRA Agile and learn how to run your JIRA projects the agile way, then this is the perfect book for you. You will need to be familiar with the basics of JIRA, both from an end user's and an administrator's perspective. Experience with workflows, custom fields, and other administrative functions of JIRA will be useful.
MySQL Management and Administration with Navicat
Standard Mini. This book is written for MySQL Users, Developers, and admins who want to discover just how easy Navicat makes even normally arduous tasks.
F# 4.0 Design Patterns
Learn how to apply functional F# design patterns to a huge range of programming challenges, and discover a smart route to building better applications About This Book This book provides a path if you are coming from imperative and object-oriented paradigms It will take you to an intermediate level of functional programming in very practical manner to write enterprise-quality idiomatic F# code Tackle complex computing problems with simple code by fully embracing the functional-first F# paradigm Packed full of practical coding examples to help you master F# programming and author optimal code Who This Book Is For This book is for .NET developers, web programmers, C# developers, and F# developers. So, if you have basic experience in F# programming and developing performance-critical applications, then this book is for you. What You Will Learn Acquire the practical knowledge to use the main functional design patterns Realign some imperative and object-oriented principles under the functional approach Develop your confidence in building and combining first-order and higher-order functions Learn to use core language pattern matching effectively Make use of native F# algebraic data types in place of custom-built classes Recognize and measure the difference in resource consumption between sequences and materialized data collections Navigate and use F# Core libraries with ease by seeing patterns behind specific library functions Master writing generic polymorphic code In Detail Following design patterns is a well-known approach to writing better programs that captures and reuses high-level abstractions that are common in many applications. This book will encourage you to develop an idiomatic F# coding skillset by fully embracing the functional-first F# paradigm. It will also help you harness this powerful instrument to write succinct, bug-free, and cross-platform code. F# 4.0 Design Patterns will start off by helping you develop a functional way of thinking. We will show you how beneficial the functional-first paradigm is and how to use it to get the optimum results. The book will help you acquire the practical knowledge of the main functional design patterns, the relationship of which with the traditional Gang of Four set is not straightforward. We will take you through pattern matching, immutable data types, and sequences in F#. We will also uncover advanced functional patterns, look at polymorphic functions, typical data crunching techniques, adjusting code through augmentation, and generalization. Lastly, we will take a look at the advanced techniques to equip you with everything you need to write flawless code. Style and approach This book will teach you how to write F# code in an idiomatic functional-first manner, thereby improving the productivity of F# programmers. This book is ideal for an F# programmer who wants using F# in functional-first way.
Statistics for Machine Learning
Build Machine Learning models with a sound statistical understanding. About This Book ? Learn about the statistics behind powerful predictive models with p-value, ANOVA, and F- statistics. ? Implement statistical computations programmatically for supervised and unsupervised learning through K-means clustering. ? Master the statistical aspect of Machine Learning with the help of this example-rich guide to R and Python. Who This Book Is For This book is intended for developers with little to no background in statistics, who want to implement Machine Learning in their systems. Some programming knowledge in R or Python will be useful. What You Will Learn ? Understand the Statistical and Machine Learning fundamentals necessary to build models ? Understand the major differences and parallels between the statistical way and the Machine Learning way to solve problems ? Learn how to prepare data and feed models by using the appropriate Machine Learning algorithms from the more-than-adequate R and Python packages ? Analyze the results and tune the model appropriately to your own predictive goals ? Understand the concepts of required statistics for Machine Learning ? Introduce yourself to necessary fundamentals required for building supervised & unsupervised deep learning models ? Learn reinforcement learning and its application in the field of artificial intelligence domain In Detail Complex statistics in Machine Learning worry a lot of developers. Knowing statistics helps you build strong Machine Learning models that are optimized for a given problem statement. This book will teach you all it takes to perform complex statistical computations required for Machine Learning. You will gain information on statistics behind supervised learning, unsupervised learning, reinforcement learning, and more. Understand the real-world examples that discuss the statistical side of Machine Learning and familiarize yourself with it. You will also design programs for performing tasks such as model, parameter fitting, regression, classification, density collection, and more. By the end of the book, you will have mastered the required statistics for Machine Learning and will be able to apply your new skills to any sort of industry problem. Style and approach This practical, step-by-step guide will give you an understanding of the Statistical and Machine Learning fundamentals you'll need to build models.
Mastering OAuth 2.0
Create powerful applications to interact with popular service providers such as Facebook, Google, Twitter, and more by leveraging the OAuth 2.0 Authorization Framework About This Book Learn how to use the OAuth 2.0 protocol to interact with the world's most popular service providers, such as Facebook, Google, Instagram, Slack, Box, and more Master the finer details of this complex protocol to maximize the potential of your application while maintaining the utmost of security Step through the construction of a real-world working application that logs you in with your Facebook account to create a compelling infographic about the most important person in the world—you! Who This Book Is Fo If you are an application developer, software architect, security engineer, or even a casual programmer looking to leverage the power of OAuth, Mastering OAuth 2.0 is for you. Covering basic topics such as registering your application and choosing an appropriate workflow, to advanced topics such as security considerations and extensions to the specification, this book has something for everyone. A basic knowledge of programming and OAuth is recommended. What You Will Learn Discover the power and prevalence of OAuth 2.0 and use it to improve your application's capabilities Step through the process of creating a real-world application that interacts with Facebook using OAuth 2.0 Examine the various workflows described by the specification, looking at what they are and when to use them Learn about the many security considerations involved with creating an application that interacts with other service providers Develop your debugging skills with dedicated pages for tooling and troubleshooting Build your own rich, powerful applications by leveraging world-class technologies from companies around the world In Detail OAuth 2.0 is a powerful authentication and authorization framework that has been adopted as a standard in the technical community. Proper use of this protocol will enable your application to interact with the world's most popular service providers, allowing you to leverage their world-class technologies in your own application. Want to log your user in to your application with their Facebook accountWant to display an interactive Google Map in your applicationHow about posting an update to your user's LinkedIn feedThis is all achievable through the power of OAuth. With a focus on practicality and security, this book takes a detailed and hands-on approach to explaining the protocol, highlighting important pieces of information along the way. At the beginning, you will learn what OAuth is, how it works at a high level, and the steps involved in creating an application. After obtaining an overview of OAuth, you will move on to the second part of the book where you will learn the need for and importance of registering your application and types of supported workflows. You will discover more about the access token, how you can use it with your application, and how to refresh it after expiration. By the end of the book, you will know how to make your application architecture robust. You will explore the security considerations and effective methods to debug your applications using appropriate tools. You will also have a look at special considerations to integrate with OAuth service providers via native mobile applications. In addition, you will also come across support resources for OAuth and credentials grant. Style and approach With a focus on practicality and security, Mastering OAuth 2.0 takes a top-down approach at exploring the protocol. Discussed first at a high level, examining the importance and overall structure of the protocol, the book then dives into each subject, adding more depth as we proceed. This all culminates in an example application that will be built, step by step, using the valuable and practical knowledge you have gained.