Calendrical Calculations

By Nachum Dershowitz

A precious source for operating programmers, in addition to a fount of priceless algorithmic instruments for machine scientists, this re-creation of the preferred calendars ebook expands the remedy of the former variation to new calendar versions: common cyclical calendars and astronomical lunar calendars in addition to the Korean, Vietnamese, Aztec, and Tibetan calendars. The authors body the calendars of the realm in a totally algorithmic shape, permitting effortless conversion between those calendars and the decision of secular and non secular vacation trips. LISP code for all of the algorithms can be found on the internet.

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Engineering Long-Lasting Software: An Agile Approach Using SaaS and Cloud Computing, Beta Edition

(NOTE: this Beta variation could include mistakes. See http://saasbook.info for details.) A one-semester university direction in software program engineering concentrating on cloud computing, software program as a provider (SaaS), and Agile improvement utilizing severe Programming (XP). This e-book is neither a step by step instructional nor a reference booklet. as a substitute, our objective is to convey a various set of software program engineering themes jointly right into a unmarried narrative, support readers comprehend an important rules via concrete examples and a learn-by-doing procedure, and educate readers sufficient approximately every one subject to get them began within the box. Courseware for doing the paintings within the e-book is obtainable as a digital laptop picture that may be downloaded or deployed within the cloud. A loose MOOC (massively open on-line direction) at saas-class.org follows the book's content material and provides programming assignments and quizzes. See http://saasbook.info for information.

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Understanding Cryptography: A Textbook for Students and Practitioners

By Christof Paar, Jan Pelzl

Cryptography is now ubiquitous – relocating past the conventional environments, reminiscent of executive communications and banking platforms, we see cryptographic recommendations learned in internet browsers, electronic mail courses, cellphones, production platforms, embedded software program, clever structures, automobiles, or even scientific implants. modern day designers desire a finished figuring out of utilized cryptography.

After an creation to cryptography and knowledge safeguard, the authors clarify the most ideas in smooth cryptography, with chapters addressing move ciphers, the information Encryption ordinary (DES) and 3DES, the complicated Encryption normal (AES), block ciphers, the RSA cryptosystem, public-key cryptosystems in response to the discrete logarithm challenge, elliptic-curve cryptography (ECC), electronic signatures, hash features, Message Authentication Codes (MACs), and techniques for key institution, together with certificate and public-key infrastructure (PKI). through the e-book, the authors specialise in speaking the necessities and protecting the math to a minimal, and so they flow fast from explaining the principles to describing functional implementations, together with contemporary issues reminiscent of light-weight ciphers for RFIDs and cellular units, and present key-length recommendations.

The authors have enormous adventure instructing utilized cryptography to engineering and computing device technological know-how scholars and to pros, and so they make huge use of examples, difficulties, and bankruptcy experiences, whereas the book’s web site deals slides, initiatives and hyperlinks to additional assets. this can be a appropriate textbook for graduate and complex undergraduate classes and likewise for self-study by means of engineers.

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Machine Musicianship

By Robert Rowe

Musicians start formal education through buying a physique of musical options generally called musicianship. those techniques underlie the musical abilities of listening, functionality, and composition. Like people, computing device track courses can make the most of a scientific starting place of musical wisdom. This booklet explores the know-how of enforcing musical approaches reminiscent of segmentation, development processing, and interactive improvisation in computing device courses. It indicates how the ensuing purposes can be utilized to complete projects starting from the answer of straightforward musical difficulties to the concert of interactive compositions and the layout of musically responsive installations and net sites.

Machine Musicianship is either a programming educational and an exploration of the foundational options of musical research, functionality, and composition. The theoretical foundations are derived from the fields of track thought, computing device tune, tune cognition, and synthetic intelligence. The publication should be of curiosity to practitioners of these fields, in addition to to performers and composers.

The techniques are programmed utilizing C++ and Max. The accompanying CD-ROM comprises operating models of the examples, in addition to resource code and a hypertext record exhibiting how the code ends up in the program's musical performance.

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Clustering-Based Support for Software Architecture Restructuring (Software Engineering Research)

The upkeep of long-living software program platforms is an important subject in contemporary software program engineering perform and learn. software program structure Restructuring is a vital activity to regulate those structures to present necessities and to maintain them maintainable. Niels Streekmann introduces an method of software program structure Restructuring that semi-automates this activity by means of introducing graph clustering. The technique presents an iterative technique that systematically comprises human architectural wisdom for the advance of the restructuring outcome. hence, it helps the duty of making plans the move of an present approach to a goal structure and goals at lowering the necessary handbook attempt.

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Modern Computer Algebra

By Joachim von zur Gathen, Jürgen Gerhard

Desktop algebra platforms are actually ubiquitous in all parts of technology and engineering. This hugely profitable textbook, greatly considered as the 'bible of laptop algebra', provides a radical creation to the algorithmic foundation of the mathematical engine in laptop algebra structures. Designed to accompany one- or two-semester classes for complicated undergraduate or graduate scholars in desktop technological know-how or arithmetic, its comprehensiveness and reliability has additionally made it an important reference for execs within the zone. detailed beneficial properties contain: certain examine of algorithms together with time research; implementation experiences on numerous subject matters; entire proofs of the mathematical underpinnings; and a large choice of functions (among others, in chemistry, coding conception, cryptography, computational good judgment, and the layout of calendars and musical scales). loads of ancient info and representation enlivens the textual content. during this 3rd variation, error were corrected and masses of the short Euclidean set of rules bankruptcy has been renovated.

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Todd Lammle's CCNA/CCENT IOS Commands Survival Guide: Exams 100-101, 200-101, and 200-120

By Todd Lammle

Your advisor to CCENT and CCNA IOS Commands

This ebook is a perfect complement to Todd Lammle’s CCENT and CCNA research courses, and a good quickly reference for any Cisco networking administrator. protecting IOS model 15, every one bankruptcy starts with a quick advent, explaining what initiatives might be mentioned, via distinct causes of and examples of the instructions. The booklet contains an easy-to-navigate desk of instructions damaged into the next subject areas:

  • Internetworking and TCP/IP  
  • Cisco command line interface (CLI) and protection equipment supervisor (SDM) 
  • Router Configuration 
  • LAN change Configuration 
  • Advanced IOS and Troubleshooting 
  • Access Lists 
  • Network tackle Translation 
  • Wireless 
  • Wide sector Networks 
  • Security 
  • IPv6 

Whether you're learning in your CCENT or CCNA certification, or are a professional Cisco networking administrator, this IOS instructions Survival advisor is the proper connection with assist you in attaining your goals.

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Machine Learning: The Art and Science of Algorithms that Make Sense of Data

As essentially the most accomplished laptop studying texts round, this booklet does justice to the field's significant richness, yet with out wasting sight of the unifying rules. Peter Flach's transparent, example-based strategy starts by means of discussing how a unsolicited mail filter out works, which provides an instantaneous creation to computing device studying in motion, with at least technical fuss. Flach presents case reviews of accelerating complexity and diversity with well-chosen examples and illustrations all through. He covers quite a lot of logical, geometric and statistical versions and state of the art subject matters comparable to matrix factorisation and ROC research. specific realization is paid to the significant position performed by way of gains. using demonstrated terminology is balanced with the creation of recent and worthy techniques, and summaries of suitable history fabric are supplied with tips for revision if worthy. those beneficial properties verify computing device studying will set a brand new regular as an introductory textbook.

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Privacy Enhancing Technologies: 7th International Symposium, PET 2007 Ottawa, Canada, June 20-22, 2007 Revised Selected Papers (Lecture Notes in Computer Science / Security and Cryptology)

This booklet constitutes the completely refereed post-proceedings of the seventh overseas Symposium on privateness improving applied sciences, puppy 2007, held along with WOTE 2007, the IAVoSS Workshop on reliable Elections. The papers conceal layout and cognizance of privateness providers for the net and different communique networks and current novel learn on all theoretical and sensible elements of privateness applied sciences, in addition to experimental reports of fielded systems.

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Storage Management in Data Centers: Understanding, Exploiting, Tuning, and Troubleshooting Veritas Storage Foundation

By Volker Herminghaus, Albrecht Scriba

Garage administration in information facilities is helping directors take on the complexity of knowledge middle mass garage. It exhibits tips to take advantage of the potential for Veritas garage starting place via conveying information regarding the layout ideas of the software program in addition to its architectural heritage. instead of basically showing how to use garage origin, it explains why to use it in a specific means, in addition to what is going on inside of. Chapters are cut up into 3 sections: An introductory half for the beginner person, a full-featured half for the skilled, and a technical deep dive for the pro professional. an in depth troubleshooting part exhibits find out how to repair issues of volumes, plexes, disks and disk teams. A image bankruptcy supplies exact directions on tips to use the main complicated point-in-time copies. A tuning bankruptcy may help you accelerate and benchmark your volumes. And a distinct bankruptcy on cut up facts facilities discusses latency concerns in addition to distant mirroring mechanisms and cross-site quantity maintenance. All subject matters are lined with the technical understand how gathered from an aggregate thirty years of expertise in consulting and coaching in facts facilities around the globe.

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