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

By Toby J. Teorey

Database platforms and database layout expertise have gone through major evolution lately. The relational info version and relational database platforms dominate enterprise purposes; in flip, they're prolonged by way of different applied sciences like facts warehousing, OLAP, and knowledge mining. How do you version and layout your database program in attention of recent know-how or new enterprise wishes? within the commonly revised fourth version, you will get transparent reasons, plenty of excellent examples and an illustrative case, and the fairly functional recommendation you may have come to count number on-- with layout ideas which are appropriate to any SQL-based method . yet you are going to additionally get lots that can assist you develop from a brand new database dressmaker 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) process for facts necessities specification and conceptual modeling--with examples during the ebook in either methods! + the main points and examples of ways to exploit facts modeling options in logical database layout, and the transformation of the conceptual version to the relational version and to SQL syntax; + the basics of database normalization throughout the 5th common shape; + sensible insurance of the foremost matters in enterprise intelligence--data warehousing, OLAP for selection help structures, and knowledge mining; + examples for the way to take advantage of the most well-liked CASE instruments to address complicated facts modeling difficulties. + workouts that try realizing of all fabric, plus recommendations for lots of routines.

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Transactions on Large-Scale Data- and Knowledge-Centered by Abdelkader Hameurlain, Josef Küng, Roland Wagner, Visit

By Abdelkader Hameurlain, Josef Küng, Roland Wagner, Visit Amazon's Sherif Sakr Page, search results, Learn about Author Central, Sherif Sakr, , Lizhe Wang, Albert Zomaya

The LNCS magazine Transactions on Large-Scale information- and Knowledge-Centered platforms makes a speciality of information administration, wisdom discovery, and data processing, that are center and scorching themes in machine technology. because the Nineties, the net has develop into the most motive force at the back of program improvement in all domain names. a rise within the call for for source sharing throughout various websites attached via networks has ended in an evolution of information- and knowledge-management platforms from centralized structures to decentralized structures allowing large-scale allotted purposes offering excessive scalability. present decentralized structures nonetheless specialize in information and data as their major source. Feasibility of those platforms is based primarily on P2P (peer-to-peer) strategies and the help of agent structures with scaling and decentralized regulate. Synergy among grids, P2P structures, and agent applied sciences is the main to facts- and knowledge-centered platforms in large-scale environments. This, the 20 th factor of Transactions on Large-Scale information- and Knowledge-Centered platforms, offers a consultant and valuable collection of articles protecting quite a lot of vital issues within the area of complex strategies for giant facts administration. great info has develop into a favored time period, used to explain the exponential progress and availability of knowledge. the hot radical enlargement and integration of computation, networking, electronic units, and information garage has supplied a strong platform for the explosion in huge facts, in addition to being the capability through which huge information are generated, processed, shared, and analyzed. mostly, info are just necessary if which means and price may be extracted from them. tremendous information discovery allows info scientists and different analysts to discover styles and correlations via research of huge volumes of knowledge of numerous kinds. Insights gleaned from immense information discovery offers companies with major aggressive merits, resulting in extra profitable advertising campaigns, reduced patron churn, and diminished loss from fraud. In perform, the turning out to be call for for large-scale information processing and information research functions has spurred the advance of novel suggestions from either and academia.

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Algorithmen und Problemlosungen mit C++: Von der Diskreten by Doina Logofatu

By Doina Logofatu

So lernen Sie Programmiermethoden wie auch algorithmische und mathematische Konzepte in Zusammenhang mit C++-spezifischen Elementen verstehen und beispielhaft anwenden. Doina Logofatu präsentiert sorgfältig ausgewählte Problemstellungen, die dem Leser den Übergang vom konkreten Praxisbeispiel zur allgemeinen Theorie erleichtern. Den Schwerpunkt bilden praktische Anwendungsbeispiele, die von der examine bis zum C++-Programm komplett behandelt werden.
Jedes challenge ist eine Fallstudie mit Beispielen, Analogien und detaillierten Erklärungen, ergänzt um entsprechend geeignete Übungen. Zu jedem gelösten challenge wird ein komplettes directory des Programms zusammen mit einem repräsentativen enter- und Output-Datenset geliefert. "Algorithmen und Problemlösungen mit C++" empfiehlt sich sowohl als Lern- und Arbeitsbuch für das Selbststudium wie auch für die direkte Verwendung in der Lehre.
Die zweite Auflage des erfolgreichen Buches wurde unter Berücksichtigung zahlreicher Leserstimmen überarbeitet und erweitert. Ergänzt wurden u. a. klassische Themen und Probleme wie Huffman-Kodierung, Kruskal- und LCS-Algorithmus sowie Sudoku aus der Spieltheorie.
"Studenten geraten nicht gerade ins Schwärmen angesichts staubtrockener akademischer Produkte [...]. Dass es auch ganz anders geht, beweist Logofatus Buch, das bereits 2001 in Rumänien erschienen ist und das die Verfasserin nun selbst übersetzt und erweitert hat. Statt abgeschmackter Such- und Sortieralgorithmen enthält es interessante und anspruchsvolle Algorithmen aus der diskreten Mathematik [...]. Das unterhaltsame Buch regt auch zum Knobeln und Experimentieren an."
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User Interface Design: Bridging the Gap from User by Larry E. Wood

By Larry E. Wood

Even if quite a few assets rfile features of user-centered layout, there are few references that ponder how a fashion designer transforms the data collected approximately clients and their paintings into an efficient person interface layout. This ebook explains simply how designers bridge that hole. a gaggle of top specialists in GUI layout describe their equipment within the context of particular layout tasks, and whereas the initiatives, methods, and strategies differ significantly, the typical subject matter is development a bridge among person standards and person interface layout.

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Create Dynamic Charts in Microsoft® Office Excel® 2007 by Reinhold Scheck

By Reinhold Scheck

Expand your Excel 2007 skills—and create more-powerful and compelling charts in much less time. Guided by way of an Excel specialist, you’ll how to flip flat, static charts into dynamic solutions—where you could visualize and control info numerous methods with an easy mouse click on. Get the hands-on perform and examples you want to produce your personal, professional-quality effects. No programming required!Maximize the influence of your rules and knowledge! find out how your layout judgements have an effect on belief and comprehension fit the proper chart kind on your verbal exchange target Visualize—then build—your answer utilizing the author’s five-step strategy practice the technology of colour to make the ideal issues pop upload controls—such as drop-down lists and scroll bars—without coding Use conditional formatting to dynamically spotlight and examine information unharness your chart-making creativity—and convey numbers to lifestyles! CD comprises: greater than a hundred and fifty pattern, customizable charts for varied company situations invaluable worksheets and task aids Bonus content material and assets absolutely searchable publication A observe in regards to the CD or DVDThe print model of this e-book ships with a CD or DVD. For these clients procuring one of many electronic codecs during which this ebook is obtainable, we're happy to supply the CD/DVD content material as a loose obtain through OReilly Medias electronic Distribution providers. To obtain this content material, please stopover at OReillys site, look for the name of this ebook to discover its catalog web page, and click the hyperlink lower than the canopy snapshot (Examples, better half content material, or perform Files). observe that whereas we offer as a lot of the media content material as we're capable through loose obtain, we're occasionally constrained by means of licensing regulations. Please direct any questions or issues to booktech@oreilly.com.

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The Data Model Resource Book, Vol. 2: A Library of Data by Len Silverston

By Len Silverston

A short and trustworthy option to construct confirmed databases for middle enterprise functionsIndustry specialists raved concerning the facts version source e-book whilst it used to be first released in March 1997 since it supplied an easy, good value approach to layout databases for center company capabilities. Len Silverston has now revised and up-to-date the highly profitable First version, whereas including a spouse quantity to keep up extra particular specifications of alternative companies. every one quantity is followed via a CD-ROM, that's bought individually. each one CD-ROM presents strong layout templates mentioned within the books in a ready-to-use digital layout, permitting businesses and contributors to enhance the databases they wish at a fragment of the price and a 3rd of the time it is going to take to construct them from scratch.With each one company functionality boasting its personal listing, this CD-ROM presents numerous information types for particular implementations in such parts as monetary providers, coverage, retail, healthcare, universities, and telecom.

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Agent Intelligence Through Data Mining by Andreas L. Symeonidis

By Andreas L. Symeonidis

AGENT INTELLIGENCE via facts MINING deals a self-contained review of a comparatively younger yet very important sector of analysis: the intersection of agent expertise and information mining. This intersection ends up in significant developments within the quarter of data applied sciences, drawing the expanding cognizance of either learn and business groups. it will probably take kinds: a) the extra mundane use of clever brokers for more suitable info mining and; b) using facts mining for smarter, extra effective brokers. the second one method is the focus of this volume.

Knowledge, often created and maintained via today’s purposes, is hidden in voluminous info repositories that may be extracted by way of info mining. your next step is to rework this found wisdom into the inference mechanisms or just the habit of brokers and multi-agent structures. AGENT INTELLIGENCE via facts MINING addresses this factor, in addition to the controversial problem of producing intelligence from info whereas shifting it to a separate, probably self sufficient, software program entity. Following a short assessment of information mining and agent expertise fields, this booklet provides a technique for constructing multi-agent structures, describes on hand open-source instruments to aid this method, and demonstrates the applying of the method on 3 assorted cases.

AGENT INTELLIGENCE via facts MINING is designed for a certified viewers composed of researchers and practitioners in undefined. This quantity is additionally appropriate for graduate-level scholars in computing device science.

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Algorithmen und Datenstrukturen: Die Grundwerkzeuge by Martin Dietzfelbinger, Kurt Mehlhorn, Peter Sanders

By Martin Dietzfelbinger, Kurt Mehlhorn, Peter Sanders

Algorithmen bilden das Herzstück jeder nichttrivialen Anwendung von Computern, und die Algorithmik ist ein modernes und aktives Gebiet der Informatik. Daher sollte sich jede Informatikerin und jeder Informatiker mit den algorithmischen Grundwerkzeugen auskennen. Dies sind Strukturen zur effizienten enterprise von Daten, häufig benutzte Algorithmen und Standardtechniken für das Modellieren, Verstehen und Lösen algorithmischer Probleme. Dieses Buch ist eine straff gehaltene Einführung in die Welt dieser Grundwerkzeuge, gerichtet an Studierende und im Beruf stehende Experten, die mit dem Programmieren und mit den Grundelementen der Sprache der Mathematik vertraut sind. Die einzelnen Kapitel behandeln Arrays und verkettete pay attention, Hashtabellen und assoziative Arrays, Sortieren und Auswählen, Prioritätswarteschlangen, sortierte Folgen, Darstellung von Graphen, Graphdurchläufe, kürzeste Wege, minimale Spannbäume und Optimierung. Die Algorithmen werden auf moderne Weise präsentiert, mit explizit angegebenen Invarianten, und mit Kommentaren zu neueren Entwicklungen wie set of rules Engineering, Speicherhierarchien, Algorithmenbibliotheken und zertifizierenden Algorithmen. Die Algorithmen werden zunächst mit Hilfe von Bildern, textual content und Pseudocode erläutert; dann werden information zu effizienten Implementierungen gegeben, auch in Bezug auf konkrete Sprachen wie C++ und Java.

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Handbook of Process Algebra by J.A. Bergstra, A. Ponse, S.A. Smolka

By J.A. Bergstra, A. Ponse, S.A. Smolka

This instruction manual records procedure algebra (a formal description procedure for complicated desktops) from its glossy inception within the past due Nineteen Seventies to the current. Bergstra and A. Ponse (both of the U. of Amsterdam programming learn team) and S.A. Smoka (computer technological know-how, country U. of latest York current 19 contributions that debate uncomplicated conception, finite-state and infinite-state procedures, extensions to method algebra that show you how to version the types of structures that come up in perform, non-interleaving strategy algebras, and instruments and purposes.

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