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Programming for Mixed Reality with Windows 10, Unity, Vuforia, and UrhoSharp
Programming for Mixed Reality with Windows 10, Unity, Vuforia, and UrhoSharp

This is a complete guide to programming AI-powered mixed reality apps with the Windows Mixed Reality platform. Step by step, Dawid Borycki guides you through every type of mixed reality development, from simple 2D to cutting-edge apps for Microsoft HoloLens and immersive headsets. First, you'll learn to write UWP 2D apps that adapt for any Windows 10 device, transfer camera images to machine learning services, and use mobile sensor readings to control headset content. Then, building on these skills, you'll master every facet of building cross-platform 3D apps that link augmented reality content to real objects. Advanced Microsoft technology expert Dawid Borycki shows how to: Set up a mixed reality development environment with all the tools you'll need, including HoloLens and Mixed Reality simulators; Write Universal Windows 2D apps for all Windows 10 devices, and adjust their views and capabilities to specific hardware; Render media streams, acquire video from world-facing cameras, ...
Exam Ref 70-483 Programming in C#, 2nd Edition
Exam Ref 70-483 Programming in C#, 2nd Edition

Prepare for the latest versions of Microsoft Exam 70-483 and help demonstrate your real-world mastery of modern C# programming. Designed for experienced C# developers ready to advance their status, Exam Ref focuses on the critical thinking and decision-making acumen needed for success at the MCSA level. Focus on the expertise measured by these objectives: Manage program flow; Create and use types; Debug applications and implement security; Implement data access. This Microsoft Exam Ref: Organizes its coverage by exam objectives; Features strategic, what-if scenarios to challenge you; Assumes you have experience programming essential business logic with C# for diverse application types, hardware, and software platforms. ...
Microsoft Excel 2019 Inside Out
Microsoft Excel 2019 Inside Out

Dive into Microsoft Excel 2019 - and really put your spreadsheet expertise to work. This supremely organized reference packs hundreds of timesaving solutions, tips, and workarounds - all you need to make the most of Excel's most powerful tools for analyzing data and making better decisions. Renowned Excel expert Bill Jelen offers a complete tour of Excel 2019 and Excel in Office 365, from efficient interface customizations to advanced analysis, visualizations, and dashboards. Discover how experts tackle today's key tasks - and challenge yourself to new levels of mastery. Enter formulas more efficiently, and fully control operators and dates; Master the most widely-used functions in Excel; Integrate external data from the web and other sources; Easily transform complex datasets with Power Query; Quickly summarize millions of records with Pivot Tables; Perform ad hoc analyses with slicers and other filters; Create advanced data mashups with Power Pivot; Solve complex problems with Wha ...
Microsoft Office 2019 Inside Out
Microsoft Office 2019 Inside Out

Dive into Microsoft Office 2019 - and really put its productivity toolsand services to work! This supremely organized reference packs hundreds of timesaving solutions, tips, and workarounds - all you need to make the most of Office's most powerful tools for productivity and decision-making. Renowned Office expert Joe Habraken offers a complete tour of Office 2019 and Office 365, with cutting-edge techniques and shortcuts for Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Publisher, online Office apps, and more. Discover how experts tackle today's key tasks - and challenge yourself to new levels of mastery. Create amazing content faster with Office's new features, tools, and shortcuts; Share, collaborate with, and secure Office files in the cloud; Organize, edit, and format complex documents with Microsoft Word; Build tables of contents, captions, indexes, and footnotes that automatically update; Efficiently enter and manage data in Excel workbooks, and format it for easy understanding; Build fle ...
Microsoft Power BI Dashboards Step by Step
Microsoft Power BI Dashboards Step by Step

Expand your expertise - and teach yourself how to create world-class Power BI business analysis dashboards that bring data to life for better decision-making. If you're an experienced business intelligence professional or manager, you'll get all the guidance, examples, and code you need to succeed - even if you've never used Power BI before. Successfully design, architect, and implement Power BI in your organization; Take full advantage of any Microsoft Power BI platform, including Power BI Premium; Make upfront decisions that position your Power BI project for success; Build rich, live dashboards to monitor crucial data from across your organization; Aggregate data and data elements from numerous internal and external data sources; Develop dynamic visualizations, including charts, maps, and graphs; Bring data to life with stunning interactive reports; Ensure dashboard security and compliance; Drive user adoption through effective training. ...
Collect, Combine, and Transform Data Using Power Query in Excel and Power BI
Collect, Combine, and Transform Data Using Power Query in Excel and Power BI

Using Power Query, you can import, reshape, and cleanse any data from a simple interface, so you can mine that data for all of its hidden insights. Power Query is embedded in Excel, Power BI, and other Microsoft products, and leading Power Query expert Gil Raviv will help you make the most of it. Discover how to eliminate time-consuming manual data preparation, solve common problems, avoid pitfalls, and more. Then, walk through several complete analytics challenges, and integrate all your skills in a realistic chapter-length final project. By the time you're finished, you'll be ready to wrangle any data - and transform it into actionable knowledge. Prepare and analyze your data the easy way, with Power Query; Quickly prepare data for analysis with Power Query in Excel (also known as Get & Transform) and in Power BI; Solve common data preparation problems with a few mouse clicks and simple formula edits; Combine data from multiple sources, multiple queries, and mismatched tables; Mas ...
Microsoft Visual C# Step by Step, 9th Edition
Microsoft Visual C# Step by Step, 9th Edition

Expand your expertise - and teach yourself the fundamentals of programming with the latest version of Visual C# with Visual Studio 2017. If you are an experienced software developer, you'll get all the guidance, exercises, and code you need to start building responsive, scalable, cloud-connected applications that can run almost anywhere. Discover how to: Quickly start creating Visual C# code and projects with Visual Studio 2017; Work with variables, operators, expressions, methods, and program flow; Build more robust apps with error, exception, and resource management; Spot problems fast with the Visual Studio debugger; Make the most of improvements to C# methods, parameters, and switch statements; Master the C# object model, and create your own functional data structures; Leverage advanced properties, indexers, generics, and collection classes; Create Windows 10 apps that share data, collaborate, and use cloud services; Integrate Cortana to voice-enable your applications; Perform c ...
Tabular Modeling in Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services, 2nd Edition
Tabular Modeling in Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services, 2nd Edition

Create a semantic model and analyze data using the tabular model in SQL Server 2016 Analysis Services to create corporate-level business intelligence (BI) solutions. Led by two BI experts, you will learn how to build, deploy, and query a tabular model by following detailed examples and best practices. This hands-on book shows you how to use the tabular model's in-memory database to perform rapid analytics - whether you are new to Analysis Services or already familiar with its multidimensional model. Discover how to: Determine when a tabular or multidimensional model is right for your project; Build a tabular model using SQL Server Data Tools in Microsoft Visual Studio 2015; Integrate data from multiple sources into a single, coherent view of company information; Choose a data-modeling technique that meets your organization's performance and usability requirements; Implement security by establishing administrative and data user roles; Define and implement partitioning strategies to r ...
Windows Server 2016 Inside Out
Windows Server 2016 Inside Out

Dive into Windows Server 2016 - and really put your Windows Server expertise to work. Focusing on Windows Server 2016's most powerful and innovative features, this supremely organized reference packs hundreds of timesaving solutions, tips, and workarounds - all you need to plan, implement, or manage Windows Server in enterprise, data center, cloud, and hybrid environments. Fully reflecting Windows Server new capabilities for the cloud-first era, Orin covers everything from Nano Server to Windows Server and Hyper-V Containers. You'll discover how experts tackle today's essential tasks - and challenge yourself to new levels of mastery. Optimize the full Windows Server 2016 lifecycle, from planning and configuration through rollout and administration; Ensure fast, reliable upgrades and migrations; Seamlessly deliver core DNS, DHCP, file, print, storage, and Internet services; Use IPAM to centrally manage all enterprise DNS and DHCP infrastructure; Gain dramatic storage utilization impr ...
Windows Internals, Part 1, 7th Edition
Windows Internals, Part 1, 7th Edition

Delve inside Windows architecture and internals, and see how core components work behind the scenes. Led by a team of internals experts, this classic guide has been fully updated for Windows 10 and Windows Server 2016. Whether you are a developer or an IT professional, you'll get critical, insider perspectives on how Windows operates. And through hands-on experiments, you'll experience its internal behavior firsthand - knowledge you can apply to improve application design, debugging, system performance, and support. This book will help you: Understand the Window system architecture and its most important entities, such as processes and threads; Examine how processes manage resources and threads scheduled for execution inside processes; Observe how Windows manages virtual and physical memory; Dig into the Windows I/O system and see how device drivers work and integrate with the rest of the system; Go inside the Windows security model to see how it manages access, auditing, and aut ...
Adaptive Code, 2nd Edition
Adaptive Code, 2nd Edition

By applying this book's principles, you can create code that accommodates new requirements and unforeseen scenarios without significant rewrites. Gary McLean Hall describes Agile best practices, principles, and patterns for designing and writing code that can evolve more quickly and easily, with fewer errors, because it doesn't impede change. Now revised, updated, and expanded, Adaptive Code, Second Edition adds indispensable practical insights on Kanban, dependency inversion, and creating reusable abstractions. Drawing on over a decade of Agile consulting and development experience, McLean Hall has updated his best-seller with deeper coverage of unit testing, refactoring, pure dependency injection, and more. Master powerful new ways to: Write code that enables and complements Scrum, Kanban, or any other Agile framework; Develop code that can survive major changes in requirements; Plan for adaptability by using dependencies, layering, interfaces, and design patterns; Perform unit ...
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