Download e-book for kindle: Programming Multi-Agent Systems: 6th International Workshop, by Tsz-Chiu Au, Ugur Kuter, Dana Nau (auth.), Koen V. Hindriks,

By Tsz-Chiu Au, Ugur Kuter, Dana Nau (auth.), Koen V. Hindriks, Alexander Pokahr, Sebastian Sardina (eds.)

ISBN-10: 364203277X

ISBN-13: 9783642032776

This publication constitutes the completely refereed post-conference court cases of the sixth overseas Workshop on Programming Multi-Agent structures, ProMAS 2008, held in Estoril, Portugal, in may perhaps 2008 as an linked occasion of AAMAS 2008, the seventh foreign Joint convention on self sufficient brokers and Multiagent Systems.

The 12 revised complete papers awarded including 1 invited lecture tackle present matters within the parts of agent systems, setting and interplay, agent programming languages, and research of MAS. The papers are prepared in topical sections on agent programming languages, multi-agent structures frameworks, in addition to agent environments and instruments. the quantity is concluded with a range of 6 brief papers on the topic of the Agent Contest 2008 that has been equipped given that 2006 together with ProMAS.

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New PDF release: Perl Cookbook (2nd Edition)

By Tom Christiansen, Nathan Torkington

ISBN-10: 0596554966

ISBN-13: 9780596554965

Discover a Perl programmer, and you'll discover a reproduction of Perl Cookbook within reach. Perl Cookbook is a finished selection of difficulties, options, and functional examples for a person programming in Perl. The publication includes 1000's of carefully reviewed Perl "recipes" and millions of examples starting from short one-liners to accomplish applications.

The moment variation of Perl Cookbook has been absolutely up-to-date for Perl 5.8, with wide alterations for Unicode help, I/O layers, mod_perl, and new applied sciences that experience emerged because the earlier variation of the e-book. Recipes were up to date to incorporate the most recent modules. New recipes were further to each bankruptcy of the publication, and a few chapters have nearly doubled in size.

Covered subject parts include:

Manipulating strings, numbers, dates, arrays, and hashes
trend matching and textual content substitutions
References, facts constructions, items, and classes
indications and exceptions
display addressing, menus, and graphical applications
dealing with different processes
Writing safe scripts
Client-server programming
web purposes programming with mail, information, ftp, and telnet
CGI and mod_perl programming
net programming

Since its first unencumber in 1998, Perl Cookbook has earned its position within the libraries of great Perl clients of all degrees of craftsmanship by way of supplying sensible solutions, code examples, and mini-tutorials addressing the demanding situations that programmers face. Now the second one version of this bestselling e-book is able to earn its position one of the ranks of favourite Perl books as well.

Whether you're a amateur or veteran Perl programmer, you'll locate Perl Cookbook , 2d variation to be probably the most invaluable books on Perl to be had. Its cozy dialogue variety and exact recognition to element disguise with regards to any subject you'd need to know approximately. you may get by way of with no need this booklet on your library, yet as soon as you've attempted a number of the recipes, you won't are looking to.

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New PDF release: Sinatra: Up and Running

By Alan Harris, Konstantin Haase

ISBN-10: 1449304230

ISBN-13: 9781449304232

Reap the benefits of Sinatra, the Ruby-based internet program library and domain-specific language utilized by GitHub, LinkedIn, Engine backyard, and different renowned companies. With this concise e-book, you are going to quick achieve operating wisdom of Sinatra and its minimalist method of construction either standalone and modular internet applications.

Sinatra serves as a light-weight wrapper round Rack middleware, with syntax that maps heavily to capabilities uncovered by way of HTTP verbs, which makes it excellent for internet prone and APIs. when you've got adventure construction purposes with Ruby, you'll quick research language basics and spot under-the-hood strategies, with the aid of numerous sensible examples. Then you'll get hands-on event with Sinatra through development your individual weblog engine.
* examine Sinatra's center suggestions, and start by means of construction an easy application
* Create perspectives, deal with classes, and paintings with Sinatra path definitions
* get to grips with the language's internals, and take a more in-depth examine Rack
* Use diverse subclass tools for development versatile and strong architectures
* positioned Sinatra to paintings: construct a weblog that takes good thing about provider hooks supplied by means of the GitHub API

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Jim Mauro, Richard McDougall's Solaris Internals: Solaris 10 and OpenSolaris Kernel PDF

By Jim Mauro, Richard McDougall

Solaris(tm) Internals, moment Edition,describes the algorithms and information buildings of the entire significant subsystems within the Solaris 10 and OpenSolaris kernels. The textual content has been commonly revised because the first version, with greater than six hundred pages of latest fabric. built-in Solaris instruments and utilities, together with DTrace, MDB, kstat, and the method instruments, are used all through to demonstrate how the reader can detect the Solaris kernel in motion. The spouse volume,Solaris(tm) functionality and instruments, extends the examples contained right here, and expands the scope to functionality and behaviour research. insurance includes:
- digital and actual memory
- approaches, threads, and scheduling
- dossier method framework and UFS implementation
- Networking: TCP/IP implementation
- source administration amenities and zones

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An Introduction to Python and Computer Programming by Yue Zhang PDF

By Yue Zhang

This publication introduces Python programming language and basic options in algorithms and computing. Its target market comprises scholars and engineers with very little history in programming, who have to grasp a realistic programming language and research the elemental pondering in desktop science/programming. the most contents come from lecture notes for engineering scholars from all disciplines. This e-book introduces the underlying Python implementation of quantity, string, record, tuple, dict, functionality, type, example and module gadgets in a constant and easy-to-understand manner, making project, functionality definition, functionality name, mutability and binding environments comprehensible inside-out. through giving the abstraction of implementation mechanisms, this publication builds a great figuring out of the Python programming language.

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Download e-book for iPad: Application Security for the Android Platform: Processes, by Jeff Six

By Jeff Six

ISBN-10: 1449315070

ISBN-13: 9781449315078

With the Android platform quickly changing into a objective of malicious hackers, program defense is important. This concise publication offers the information you want to layout and enforce powerful, rugged, and safe apps for any Android equipment. You’ll the way to determine and deal with the hazards inherent on your layout, and paintings to reduce a hacker’s chance to compromise your app and scouse borrow person data.

How is the Android platform based to deal with safeguard? What companies and instruments can be found that will help you safeguard information? Up before, no unmarried source has supplied this important details. With this advisor, you’ll the best way to deal with actual threats for your app, even if you've prior adventure with safeguard issues.
* study Android’s structure and safety version, and the way it isolates the filesystem and database
* how to use Android permissions and constrained procedure APIs
* discover Android part kinds, and the right way to safe communications in a multi-tier app
* Use cryptographic instruments to guard facts saved on an Android gadget
* safe the knowledge transmitted from the gadget to different events, together with the servers that have interaction along with your app

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Download e-book for kindle: Cocoa in a Nutshell: A Desktop Quick Reference by Michael Beam, James Duncan Davidson

By Michael Beam, James Duncan Davidson

ISBN-10: 1449391494

ISBN-13: 9781449391492

Cocoa® is greater than only a number of periods, and is definitely greater than an easy framework. Cocoa is an entire API set, category library, framework, and improvement atmosphere for construction purposes and instruments to run on Mac OS® X. With over 240 sessions, Cocoa is split into crucial frameworks: beginning and alertness package. mainly else, Cocoa is a toolkit for growing Mac OS X software interfaces, and it offers entry to all the commonplace Aqua® interface parts reminiscent of menus, toolbars, home windows, buttons, to call a few.Cocoa in a Nutshell starts off with a whole assessment of Cocoa's item periods. It presents builders who might be skilled with different software toolkits the grounding they'll have to begin constructing Cocoa functions. universal programming initiatives are defined, and plenty of chapters specialize in the bigger styles within the frameworks so builders can comprehend the bigger relationships among the periods in Cocoa, that is necessary to utilizing the framework effectively.Cocoa in a Nutshell is split into components, with the 1st half delivering a sequence of evaluation chapters that describe particular gains of the Cocoa frameworks. info you'll locate partly I includes:

•An assessment of the Objective-C language
•Coverage of the root and alertness package frameworks
•Overviews of Cocoa's drawing and textual content dealing with classes
•Network prone resembling hosts, Rendezvous URL providers, sockets, and dossier handling
•Distributed notifications and disbursed items for interapplication communication
•Extending Cocoa purposes with different frameworks, together with the AddressBook, DiscRecording, and Messaging frameworks

The moment half the booklet is an in depth quickly connection with Cocoa's beginning and alertness package (AppKit) periods. A supplement to Apple's documentation, Cocoa in a Nutshell is the one connection with the periods, services, varieties, constants, protocols, and strategies that make up Cocoa's beginning and alertness equipment frameworks, in accordance with the Jaguar free up (Mac OS X 10.2). Peer-reviewed and licensed via Apple's engineers to be a part of the Apple Developer Connection (ADC) sequence, Cocoa in a Nutshell is the publication builders will wish shut handy as they paintings. It's the laptop fast reference they could preserve via their facet to seem whatever up fast with no leaving their work.Cocoa in a Nutshell is the publication builders will wish shut to hand as they paintings. It's the laptop speedy reference they could maintain through their aspect to appear anything up fast with out leaving their paintings.

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Download e-book for kindle: Using OpenMP: Portable Shared Memory Parallel Programming by Naci Dai, Lawrence Mandel, Arthur Ryman

By Naci Dai, Lawrence Mandel, Arthur Ryman

ISBN-10: 0321396855

ISBN-13: 9780321396853

"I desire that readers will learn how to use the total expressibility and tool of OpenMP. This booklet should still offer an outstanding creation to novices, and the functionality part might be useful people with a few adventure who are looking to push OpenMP to its limits." —from the foreword through David J. Kuck , Intel Fellow, software program and suggestions staff, and Director, Parallel and allotted ideas, Intel company OpenMP, a transportable programming interface for shared reminiscence parallel pcs, used to be followed as a casual normal in 1997 via laptop scientists who sought after a unified version on which to base courses for shared reminiscence platforms. OpenMP is now utilized by many software program builders; it deals major benefits over either hand-threading and MPI. utilizing OpenMP bargains a finished advent to parallel programming ideas and a close assessment of OpenMP. utilizing OpenMP discusses advancements, describes the place OpenMP is acceptable, and compares OpenMP to different programming interfaces for shared and allotted reminiscence parallel architectures. It introduces the person gains of OpenMP, offers many resource code examples that show the use and performance of the language constructs, and provides pointers on writing a good OpenMP application. It describes the way to use OpenMP in full-scale purposes to accomplish excessive functionality on large-scale architectures, discussing a number of case reports intimately, and gives in-depth troubleshooting recommendation. It explains how OpenMP is translated into explicitly multithreaded code, supplying a worthwhile behind-the-scenes account of OpenMP software functionality. eventually, utilizing OpenMP considers developments more likely to impact OpenMP improvement, providing a glimpse of the probabilities of a destiny OpenMP 3.0 from the vantage aspect of the present OpenMP 2.5. With multicore laptop use expanding, the necessity for a entire advent and review of the traditional interface is apparent. utilizing OpenMP offers a necessary reference not just for college students at either undergraduate and graduate degrees but in addition for pros who intend to parallelize current codes or enhance new parallel courses for shared reminiscence machine architectures.

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