Knowledge-based Configuration From Research to Business by Alexander Felfernig

By Alexander Felfernig

Knowledge-based Configuration accommodates wisdom illustration formalisms to trap complicated product versions and reasoning easy methods to offer clever interactive habit with the person. This e-book represents the 1st time that company and educational worlds collaborate integrating study and advertisement advantages of knowledge-based configuration. Foundational interdisciplinary fabric is supplied for composing types from more and more advanced services and products. Case reviews, the newest examine, and graphical wisdom representations that elevate knowing of knowledge-based configuration supply a toolkit to proceed to push the bounds of what configurators can do and the way they allow businesses and shoppers to thrive.

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F# 4.0 Design Patterns by Gene Belitski

By Gene Belitski

Key Features

  • This publication presents a course while you're coming from significant and object-oriented paradigms
  • It will take you to an intermediate point of sensible programming in very functional demeanour to put in writing enterprise-quality idiomatic F# code
  • Tackle advanced computing issues of uncomplicated code via totally embracing the functional-first F# paradigm
  • Packed filled with functional coding examples that will help you grasp F# programming and writer optimum code

Book Description

Following layout styles is a well known method of writing higher courses that captures and reuses high-level abstractions which are universal in lots of purposes. This e-book will inspire you to improve an idiomatic F# coding skillset by way of absolutely embracing the functional-first F# paradigm. it's going to additionally assist you harness this strong software to jot down succinct, bug-free, and cross-platform code.

F# 4.0 layout styles will start up by way of supporting you strengthen a useful mind set. we are going to exhibit you the way helpful the functional-first paradigm is and the way to exploit it to get the optimal effects. The booklet can help you got the sensible wisdom of the most practical layout styles, the connection of which with the normal Gang of 4 set isn't straightforward.

We will take you thru trend matching, immutable info forms, and sequences in F#. we'll additionally discover complicated sensible styles, examine polymorphic services, ordinary information crunching options, adjusting code via augmentation, and generalization. finally, we'll have a look at the complex thoughts to equip you with every thing you must write faultless code.

What you'll learn

  • Acquire the sensible wisdom to exploit the most sensible layout patterns
  • Realign a few central and object-oriented ideas less than the sensible approach
  • Develop your self belief in construction and mixing first-order and higher-order functions
  • Learn to take advantage of center language trend matching effectively
  • Make use of local F# algebraic info forms instead of custom-built classes
  • Recognize and degree the variation in source intake among sequences and materialized info collections
  • Navigate and use F# middle libraries very easily through seeing styles at the back of particular library functions
  • Master writing time-honored polymorphic code

About the Author

Gene Belitski is an finished specialist software program developer with a keenness for sensible programming. he's a proud consultant of the fourth consecutive new release in a kinfolk of engineers.

In his specialist occupation Gene was once a member of the center improvement crew at, a start-up recognized for bringing web and PDF applied sciences to capital markets.

The writer additionally spent a decade with Reuters, possessing the appliance improvement for the gathering and creation of Reuters Consensus and aspect Estimates monetary info fed on through quantitative hedge funds.

Currently with Inc., Gene is having fun with hands-on improvement as a lead of the workforce development a line of commercial F# purposes for his or her finance division.

He lives together with his relations on an extraordinary tranquil backstreet of latest York urban among a park and a seashore. In his spare time, Gene performs with code or reads books together with his tom cat sidekicks – the Turkish Angora siblings Cheri and Musya.

You can locate Gene on-line on LinkedIn ( and StackOverflow (

Gene sometimes blogs at and he's one of many founding individuals of F# origin (

Table of Contents

  1. Begin pondering Functionally
  2. Dissecting F# Origins and Design
  3. Basic Functions
  4. Basic trend Matching
  5. Algebraic information Types
  6. Sequences - The center of information Processing Patterns
  7. Advanced suggestions: capabilities Revisited
  8. Data Crunching – facts Transformation Patterns
  9. More info Crunching
  10. Type Augmentation and regularly occurring Computations
  11. F# specialist Techniques
  12. F# and OOP Principles/Design Patterns
  13. Troubleshooting sensible Code

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Sams Teach Yourself Core Data for Mac and iOS in 24 Hours by Jesse Feiler

By Jesse Feiler

In simply 24 classes of 1 hour or much less, begin utilizing middle information to construct robust data-driven apps for iOS units and Mac OS X pcs! utilizing this book’s user-friendly, step by step technique, you’ll notice how Apple’s integrated info endurance framework may help meet any data-related requirement, from informal to enterprise-class. starting with absolutely the fundamentals, you’ll how you can create info versions, construct interfaces, have interaction with clients, paintings with facts resources and desk perspectives, or even start with iCloud. each lesson builds on what you’ve already discovered, supplying you with a rock-solid origin for real-world success!


Step-by-step directions conscientiously stroll you thru the commonest middle facts improvement tasks.


Quizzes and workouts on the finish of every bankruptcy assist you attempt your knowledge.


Notes current attention-grabbing details with regards to the discussion.


Tips supply suggestion or convey you more straightforward how you can practice tasks.


Cautions provide you with a warning to attainable difficulties and provides you recommendation on tips to stay away from them.


Learn the right way to…

  • Start writing database apps quickly, with Xcode 4’s strong instruments and templates
  • Master the Objective-C gains and styles center info is based upon
  • Understand center Data’s objectives, parts, and behavior
  • Model info graphically with Xcode 4’s information version Editor
  • Leverage the complete strength of controlled Objects
  • Use controllers to combine your info version along with your code
  • Fetch, use, and shop info from any source
  • Develop interfaces and lines extra quick with Interface Builder
  • Add navigation and keep watch over gains that combine seamlessly with center Data
  • Interact with clients through popovers, segmented controls, motion sheets, and tab bars
  • Create desk perspectives that clients can edit
  • Let Xcode four and middle information validate your information for you
  • Use Predicates to exactly choose the precise data
  • Get prepared for iCloud positive factors to sync and circulate information between your iCloud-enabled devices


Jesse Feiler is a number one specialist on Apple database improvement. Feiler has labored with databases because the Eighties, writing approximately applied sciences that experience given that advanced into center facts. His database consumers have incorporated Federal Reserve financial institution of latest York, younger & Rubicam, and plenty of small and nonprofit organisations. His fresh books comprise Data-Driven iOS Apps for iPad and iPhone with FileMaker professional, Bento by way of FileMaker, and FileMaker Go, and FileMaker seasoned in Depth.


Category: Mac Programming

Covers: Core Data

User Level: Beginning-to-Intermediate


Register your ebook at for entry to all code examples from the ebook, in addition to updates, and corrections as they turn into available.



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Data Modeling for MongoDB Building Well-Designed and by Steve Hoberman

By Steve Hoberman

Congratulations! You accomplished the MongoDB software in the given tight time-frame and there's a occasion to have a good time your application's free up into creation. even though everyone is congratulating you on the party, you feel a few uneasiness within. to accomplish the venture on time required creating a lot of assumptions in regards to the facts, comparable to what phrases intended and the way calculations are derived. additionally, the negative documentation concerning the software may be of constrained use to the aid staff, and never investigating the entire inherent principles within the information might finally bring about poorly-performing constructions within the not-so-distant destiny.

Now, what when you had a time desktop and will return and skim this ebook. you'll research that even NoSQL databases like MongoDB require a few point of information modeling.
Data modeling is the method of studying concerning the info, and despite expertise, this technique needs to be played for a profitable application. you will examine the price of conceptual, logical, and actual information modeling and the way each one level raises our wisdom of the information and decreases assumptions and bad layout decisions.

Read this ebook to profit the right way to do info modeling for MongoDB functions, and attain those 5 objectives:

  1. Understand how info modeling contributes to the method of studying concerning the facts, and is, for that reason, a required strategy, even if the ensuing database isn't really relational. that's, NoSQL doesn't suggest NoDataModeling!
  2. Know how NoSQL databases range from conventional relational databases, and the place MongoDB fits.
  3. Explore every one MongoDB item and understand how each one compares to their info modeling and conventional relational database opposite numbers, and examine the fundamentals of including, querying, updating, and deleting information in MongoDB.
  4. Practice a streamlined, template-driven method of acting conceptual, logical, and actual information modeling. realize that info modeling doesn't consistently need to result in conventional info models!
  5. Distinguish top-down from bottom-up improvement methods and whole a top-down case research which ties all the modeling suggestions together.

This e-book is written for an individual who's operating with, or could be operating with MongoDB, together with enterprise analysts, information modelers, database directors, builders, venture managers, and knowledge scientists. There are 3 sections:

  • In part I, Getting Started, we'll show the ability of knowledge modeling and the tight connections to facts versions that exist whilst designing any form of database (Chapter 1), evaluate NoSQL with conventional relational databases and the place MongoDB suits (Chapter 2), discover each one MongoDB item and understand how every one compares to their info modeling and conventional relational database opposite numbers (Chapter 3), and clarify the fundamentals of including, querying, updating, and deleting information in MongoDB (Chapter 4).
  • In part II, Levels of Granularity, we hide Conceptual information Modeling (Chapter 5), Logical info Modeling (Chapter 6), and actual information Modeling (Chapter 7). observe the "ing" on the finish of every of those chapters. We specialize in the method of creating every one of those versions, that's the place we achieve crucial enterprise knowledge.
  • In part III, Case Study, we'll clarify either best down and backside up improvement ways and plow through a most sensible down case learn the place we begin with enterprise standards and finish with the MongoDB database. this situation research will tie jointly all the concepts within the earlier seven chapters.

Nike Senior info Architect Ryan Smith wrote the foreword. Key issues are incorporated on the finish of every bankruptcy in order to make stronger recommendations. furthermore, this booklet is loaded with hands-on workouts, besides their solutions supplied in App A. App B includes all the book’s references and App C the

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Crystal Reports 2008: The Complete Reference by George Peck

By George Peck

Your One-Stop consultant to company Reporting with Crystal studies 2008

Transform disconnected company facts into compelling, interactive company intelligence utilizing the entire strong instruments to be had in Crystal stories 2008. via particular reasons, real-world examples, and specialist recommendation, this entire consultant indicates you the way to create, keep, and distribute dynamic, visually beautiful company database reports.

Crystal stories 2008: the total Reference explains find out how to choose and assemble pertinent company facts, set up it into viable teams, and gather it into elementary enterprise experiences. you'll tips on how to increase record interactivity with kind controls and the parameter panel; resolve advanced reporting issues of cross-tabs and subreports; combine Crystal Xcelsius dashboards; lessen improvement time; and post your effects to internet and home windows applications.

  • Integrate photographs, multimedia records, graphs, and charts
  • Allow user-controlled file sorting with new variety controls
  • Develop subtle formulation and customized features with the formulation Workshop
  • Embed Flash records, together with Xcelsius 2008 interactive dashboards
  • Create complicated cross-tab experiences with new derived rows and columns
  • Export studies into observe, Excel, Acrobat, and up-to-date XML formats
  • Enhance internet interactivity with the recent parameter panel and not obligatory parameter fields
  • Work with SQL databases, OLAP cubes, and proprietary systems
  • Centralize layout parts and auto-update stories utilizing the repository
  • Schedule and distribute studies with the newest BusinessObjects firm XI 3.0
  • Embed reviews in net and home windows functions utilizing visible Studio 2008

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Gellish: A Generic Extensible Ontological Language - Design by A. Van Renssen

By A. Van Renssen

Gellish English is a robust Open resource language and ontology for digital facts garage and information alternate in a impartial and method self sustaining way.IOS Press is a world technology, technical and clinical writer of top quality books for lecturers, scientists, and execs in all fields. a few of the parts we submit in: -Biomedicine -Oncology -Artificial intelligence -Databases and data platforms -Maritime engineering -Nanotechnology -Geoengineering -All facets of physics -E-governance -E-commerce -The wisdom financial system -Urban reports -Arms keep an eye on -Understanding and responding to terrorism -Medical informatics -Computer Sciences

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Business Modeling and Data Mining by Dorian Pyle

By Dorian Pyle

Enterprise Modeling and information Mining demonstrates how genuine international company difficulties might be formulated in order that facts mining can solution them. The recommendations and strategies provided during this booklet are the fundamental construction blocks in figuring out what types are and the way they are often used virtually to bare hidden assumptions and wishes, make certain difficulties, notice information, make certain expenditures, and discover the total area of the matter. This e-book articulately explains the right way to comprehend either the strategic and tactical features of any enterprise challenge, determine the place the most important leverage issues are and make sure the place quantitative thoughts of research -- equivalent to facts mining -- can yield such a lot profit. It addresses ideas for locating the right way to flip colloquial expression and obscure descriptions of a company challenge first into qualitative types after which into well-defined quantitative versions (using facts mining) which may then be used to discover an answer. The booklet completes the method by means of illustrating how those findings from information mining should be become strategic or tactical implementations. · Teaches how you can observe, build and refine types which are priceless in enterprise occasions ·

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Database Modeling and Design: Logical Design, 4th Edition by Toby J. Teorey

By Toby J. Teorey

Database structures and database layout know-how have gone through major evolution in recent times. The relational facts version and relational database platforms dominate company purposes; in flip, they're prolonged by way of different applied sciences like facts warehousing, OLAP, and information mining. How do you version and layout your database program in attention of recent expertise or new enterprise wishes? within the largely revised fourth variation, you will get transparent reasons, plenty of very good examples and an illustrative case, and the particularly sensible suggestion you've got come to count number on-- with layout principles which are acceptable to any SQL-based approach . yet you will additionally get lots that will help you develop from a brand new database fashion designer to an skilled fashion designer constructing industrial-sized platforms. + a close examine the Unified Modeling Language (UML-2) in addition to the entity-relationship (ER) technique for information requisites specification and conceptual modeling--with examples during the booklet in either methods! + the main points and examples of the way to exploit info modeling innovations in logical database layout, and the transformation of the conceptual version to the relational version and to SQL syntax; + the basics of database normalization during the 5th basic shape; + functional insurance of the key concerns in company intelligence--data warehousing, OLAP for determination aid platforms, and information mining; + examples for the way to exploit the most well-liked CASE instruments to address advanced facts modeling difficulties. + routines that try realizing of all fabric, plus options for plenty of workouts.

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