Regardless of whether you run Linux, Windows, or MacOS, the book includes complete instructions to install all the software you need to set up a stable environment for learning, testing, and production.
Sams Teach Yourself ASP.NET Core in 24 Hours
In just 24 sessions of one hour or less, Sams Teach Yourself ASP.NET Core in 24 Hours, will help you build professional-quality, cloud-based, web-connected solutions with ASP.NET Core. This book's straightforward, step-by-step approach guides you from the basics to advanced techniques, using practical examples to help you make the most of Microsoft's radically revamped ASP.NET Core framework. ASP.NET Program Manager Jeffrey T. Fritz guides you from jumpstarting development with templates to implementing cutting-edge security and containerization. Every lesson builds on what you've already learned, giving you a rock-solid foundation for real-world success.
Learn how to: Set up your work environment on Windows or non-Windows operating systems; Develop solutions more quickly by starting with project templates; Configure ASP.NET Core, services, and applications; Access data with Entity Framework Core; Build modern architectures, controllers, and views with the new version of MVC; Scaffo ...
Sams Teach Yourself Go in 24 Hours
In just 24 sessions of one hour or less, Sams Teach Yourself Go in 24 Hours will help new and experienced programmers build software that's simpler, more reliable, and far more scalable. This book's straightforward, step-by-step approach guides you from setting up your environment through testing and deploying powerful solutions. Using practical examples, expert Go developer George Ornbo walks you through Go's fundamental constructs, demonstrates its breakthrough features for concurrent and network programming, and illuminates Go's powerful new idioms. Every lesson builds on what you've already learned, giving you a rock-solid foundation for real-world success.
Learn how to: Get productive quickly with Go development tools and web servers; Master core features, including strings, functions, structs, and methods; Work with types, variables, functions, and control structures; Make the most of Go's arrays, slices, and maps; Write powerful concurrent software with Goroutines and channel ...
Sams Teach Yourself Java in 24 Hours, 8th Edition
Computer programming with Java is easier than it looks. In just 24 lessons of one hour or less, you can learn to write computer programs in Java. Using a straightforward, step-by-step approach, popular author Rogers Cadenhead helps you master the skills and technology you need to create desktop and web programs, web services, an Android app, and even Minecraft mods in Java. Each lesson builds on what you've already learned, giving you a rock-solid foundation for real-world success.
Learn how to: Set up your Java programming environment;Write your first working program in just minutes; Control program decisions and behavior; Store and work with information; Build straightforward user interfaces; Create interactive web programs; Use threading to build more responsive programs; Read and write files and XML data; Master best practices for object-oriented programming; Use Java 9's new HTTP client; Use Java to create an Android app; Expand your skills with closures; Create Minecraft mods ...
Sams Teach Yourself TCP/IP in 24 Hours, 6th Edition
Sams Teach Yourself TCP/IP in 24 Hours, 6th Edition is a practical guide to the simple yet illusive protocol system that powers the Internet. A step-by-step approach reveals how the protocols of the TCP/IP stack really work and explores the rich array of services available on the Internet today. You'll learn about configuring and managing real-world networks, and you'll gain the deep understanding you'll need to troubleshoot new problems when they arise. Sams Teach Yourself TCP/IP in 24 Hours is the only single-volume introduction to TCP/IP that receives regular updates to incorporate new technologies of the ever-changing Internet. This latest edition includes up-to-date material on recent topics such as tracking and privacy, cloud computing, mobile networks, and the Internet of Things.
Learn how to: Understand TCP/IP's role, how it works, and how it continues to evolve; Work with TCP/IP's Network Access, Internet, Transport, and Application layers; Design modern networks that will ...
Sams Teach Yourself Microsoft SQL Server T-SQL in 10 Minutes, 2nd Edition
Sams Teach Yourself Microsoft SQL Server T-SQL in 10 Minutes offers straightforward, practical answers when you need fast results. By working through the book's 30 lessons of 10 minutes or less, you'll learn what you need to know to take advantage of Microsoft SQL Server's T-SQL language.
This handy pocket guide starts with simple data retrieval and moves on to more complex topics, including the use of joins, subqueries, full text-based searches, functions and stored procedures, cursors, triggers, table constraints, XML, JSON, and much more.
Learn how to: Use T-SQL in the Microsoft SQL Server environment; Construct complex T-SQL statements using multiple clauses and operators; Filter data so you get the information you need quickly; Retrieve, sort, and format database contents; Join two or more related tables; Make SQL Server work for you with globalization and localization; Create subqueries to pinpoint your data; Automate your workload with triggers; Create and alter database t ...
Sams Teach Yourself Hadoop in 24 Hours
Apache Hadoop is the technology at the heart of the Big Data revolution, and Hadoop skills are in enormous demand. Now, in just 24 lessons of one hour or less, you can learn all the skills and techniques you'll need to deploy each key component of a Hadoop platform in your local environment or in the cloud, building a fully functional Hadoop cluster and using it with real programs and datasets. Each short, easy lesson builds on all that's come before, helping you master all of Hadoop's essentials, and extend it to meet your unique challenges.
Sams Teach Yourself Apache Hadoop in 24 Hours covers all this, and much more: Understanding Hadoop and the Hadoop Distributed File System (HDFS); Importing data into Hadoop, and process it there; Mastering basic MapReduce Java programming, and using advanced MapReduce API concepts; Making the most of Apache Pig and Apache Hive; Implementing and administering YARN; Taking advantage of the full Hadoop ecosystem; Managing Hadoop clusters with Apac ...
Sams Teach Yourself Apache Spark in 24 Hours
Apache Spark is a fast, scalable, and flexible open source distributed processing engine for big data systems and is one of the most active open source big data projects to date. In just 24 lessons of one hour or less, Sams Teach Yourself Apache Spark in 24 Hours helps you build practical Big Data solutions that leverage Spark's amazing speed, scalability, simplicity, and versatility.
This book's straightforward, step-by-step approach shows you how to deploy, program, optimize, manage, integrate, and extend Spark–now, and for years to come. You'll discover how to create powerful solutions encompassing cloud computing, real-time stream processing, machine learning, and more. Every lesson builds on what you've already learned, giving you a rock-solid foundation for real-world success.
Whether you are a data analyst, data engineer, data scientist, or data steward, learning Spark will help you to advance your career or embark on a new career in the booming area of Big Data.
Ubuntu Unleashed 2012 Edition
Ubuntu Unleashed is filled with unique and advanced information for everyone who wants to make the most of the Ubuntu Linux operating system. This new edition has been thoroughly revised and updated by a long-time Ubuntu community leader to reflect the exciting new Ubuntu 11.10 (Oneiric Ocelot) and the forthcoming Ubuntu 12.04.
Ubuntu Unleashed is filled with unique and advanced information for everyone who wants to make the most of the Ubuntu Linux operating system. This new edition has been thoroughly revised and updated by a long-time Ubuntu community leader to reflect the exciting new Ubuntu 11.10 and the forthcoming Ubuntu 12.04. ...
Fluent Visual Basic
Based on the principles of cognitive science and instructional design, Fluent Visual Basic, part of the Fluent Learning series, is a true tutorial that will help you build effective working models for understanding a large and complex subject: developing .NET Framework applications in Visual Basic.
Most introductory books just talk at you and give you “exercises” that have more to do with taking dictation than actually learning. Fluent Visual Basic is different. It guides you through learning the way your mind likes to learn: by solving puzzles, making connections, and building genuine understanding instead of just memorizing random facts. ...
Silverlight 4 Unleashed
Using Silverlight 4, you can build richer and more powerful applications than ever before, and deploy them seamlessly in browsers, on desktop computers, and even on Windows Phone 7. In Silverlight 4 Unleashed, Microsoft Silverlight MVP Laurent Bugnion covers everything you need to do all this, and much more.
The only full-color, example-rich guide to Silverlight 4 for experienced Microsoft developers, Silverlight 4 Unleashed illuminates the entire development process: from installing Silverlight tools to building great user experiences, managing data to optimizing application performance. ...