VMware Cookbook, 2nd Edition

eBook Details:

  • Paperback: 368 pages
  • Publisher: WOW! eBook; 2nd edition (June 22, 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1449314473
  • ISBN-13: 978-1449314477

eBook Description:

VMware Cookbook, 2nd Edition

  • Move into the cloud with vCloud Director, and secure virtual datacenters with vSphere
  • Secure and monitor your virtual environment from the command line
  • Manage disk, SSD, and SAN storage implementation and configuration
  • Discover options for managing resources, such as clustering, shares, and hot add/hotplug support
  • Configure logical and physical networks, including virtual switches and software and hardware adapters
  • Make virtual machine replication easier by automating ESXi installations
  • Gain valuable tips for configuration and fine-tuning

VMware Cookbook: A Real-World Guide to Effective VMware Use, 2nd Edition

With scores of step-by-step solutions, this cookbook helps you work with VMware ESXi in a wide range of network environments. You’ll not only learn the basics how to pool resources from hardware servers, computer clusters, networks, and storage, and then distribute them among virtual machines but also how to overcome the stumbling blocks you’ll encounter when you monitor systems, troubleshoot problems, and deal with security.

This expanded second edition covers recent advances in vCloud Director and vShield cloud security. Ideal for system administrators of any level, VMware Cookbook, 2nd Edition also includes valuable information to help you determine your virtualization needs. CLICK TO DOWNLOAD

C# 5.0 in a Nutshell, 5th Edition

eBook Details:

  • Paperback: 1064 pages
  • Publisher: WOW! eBook; 5th edition (June 26, 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1449320104
  • ISBN-13: 978-1449320102

eBook Description:

C# 5.0 in a Nutshell, 5th Edition

  • Get up to speed on C# language basics, including syntax, types, and variables
  • Explore advanced topics such as unsafe code and type variance
  • Dig deep into LINQ via three chapters dedicated to the topic
  • Learn about code contracts, dynamic programming, and parallel programming
  • Work with .NET features, including reflection, assemblies, memory management, security, I/O, XML, collections, networking, and native interoperability

C# 5.0 in a Nutshell: The Definitive Reference, 5th Edition

When you have a question about C# 5.0 or the .NET CLR, this bestselling guide has precisely the answers you need. Uniquely organized around concepts and use cases, this updated fifth edition features a reorganized section on concurrency, threading, and parallel programming including in-depth coverage of C# 5.0’s new asynchronous functions.

Shaped by more than 20 expert reviewers, including Microsoft’s Eric Lippert, Stephen Toub, Chris Burrows, and Jon Skeet, this book has all you need to stay on track with C# 5.0. It’s widely known as the definitive reference on the language. CLICK TO DOWNLOAD

Learning Node

eBook Details:

  • Paperback: 400 pages
  • Publisher: WOW! eBook (September 22, 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1449323073
  • ISBN-13: 978-1449323073

eBook Description:

Learning Node

  • Quickly learn how to install and deploy Node
  • Understand how to use Node and related components to build sites and applications efficiently
  • Manage Node modules with npm
  • Create pages easily with template systems
  • Apply client-side skills, tools, and techniques on the server
  • Maintain a connection between browser and server with web sockets

With this digital Early Release edition of Learning Node, you get the entire book bundle in its earliest form – the author’s raw and unedited content – so you can take advantage of this content long before the book’s official release. You’ll also receive updates when significant changes are made, as well as the final ebook version.

Take your web development skills from the browser to the web server with Node, the programming framework that enables you to write data-driven applications with a language you already know: JavaScript. This guide offers a friendly way to master Node fundamentals with clear and concise information you can use right away. CLICK TO DOWNLOAD

Node: Up and Running: Scalable Server-Side Code with JavaScript

eBook Details:

  • Paperback: 204 pages
  • Publisher: WOW! eBook; 1st edition (May 7, 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1449398588
  • ISBN-13: 978-1449398583

eBook Description:

Node: Up and Running

  • Understand Node’s event-loop architecture, non-blocking I/O, and event-driven programming
  • Discover how Node supports a variety of database and data storage tools
  • Learn best practices for writing easy-to-maintain code for Node
  • Get concrete examples of how to use the various Node APIs in practice
  • Take advantage of the book’s complete API reference

This book introduces you to Node, the new web development framework written in JavaScript. You’ll learn hands-on how Node makes life easier for experienced JavaScript developers: not only can you work on the front end and back end in the same language, you’ll also have more flexibility in choosing how to divide application logic between client and server.

Written by a core contributor to the framework, Node: Up and Running: Scalable Server-Side Code with JavaScript shows you how Node scales up to support large numbers of simultaneous connections across multiple servers, and scales down to let you create quick one-off applications with minimal infrastructure. Built on the V8 JavaScript engine that runs Google Chrome, Node is already winning the hearts and minds of many companies, including Google and Yahoo! This book shows you why. CLICK TO DOWNLOAD

Node for Front-End Developers

eBook Details:

  • Paperback: 60 pages
  • Publisher: WOW! eBook (February 7, 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1449318835
  • ISBN-13: 978-1449318833

eBook Description:

Node for Front-End Developers

  • Set up Node and learn how to build scaffolding for a web application
  • Work with Node natively to see how it functions as a web server
  • Understand how Node receives client data from GET and POST requests
  • Use the Socket.IO module to facilitate realtime client-server communication
  • Choose from among several Node templates to create dynamic pages
  • Learn how to connect to a database, and store data in files
  • Implement the Model-View-Controller pattern, and share Node modules with server and client

If you know how to use JavaScript in the browser, you already have the skills you need to put JavaScript to work on back-end servers with Node. This hands-on book shows you how to use this popular JavaScript platform to create simple server applications, communicate with the client, build dynamic pages, work with data, and tackle other tasks.

Although Node has a complete library of developer-contributed modules to automate server-side development, this book will show you how to program with Node on your own, so you truly understand the platform. Discover firsthand how well Node works as a web server, and how easy it is to learn and use. CLICK TO DOWNLOAD