Lone Wolf & Cub 28: Lotus Throne by Kazuo Koike, Goseki Kojima

By Kazuo Koike, Goseki Kojima

It is the finish of the lengthy course the ronin father and son were on because the boy's delivery. via unbelievable violence and undesirable climate, throughout enormous quantities of miles of blood-soaked roadbeds, over years of tragedy and agony, to this ultimate 320 pages of still-epic tale, Itto and Daigoro have stored us conserving directly to what little wish exists in a global the place honor is all yet forgotten and warriors are out of date. it is a bloody conflict all of the option to the end, with dramatic twists and turns correct as much as the ultimate web page. stick with us as we finish the interpretation of what's going to regularly be one in every of the best examples of comic-book mastery ever created, Lone Wolf and Cub.

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SQL-Datenbanken: Der Weg vom Konzept zur Realisierung in by Alfred Moos, Gerhard Daues

By Alfred Moos, Gerhard Daues

Der Entwurf eines untemebmensweiten Datenmodells, dessen Umsetzung in em relationales Datenbankmodell und die anschlieBende Implementierung mit der Datenbanksprache SQL sind heute und in absehbarer Zukunft zentrale Aufgaben in der betrieblichen Datenverarbeitung und der praktischen Infonnatik. Dabei stellt besonders der Entwurf von Datenbanken -oft als Buch mit sieben Siegeln bis hin zur hohen Schule der Datenstrukturierung bezeichnet -den Datenbankadministrator und Softwareentwickler immer wieder vor quick unlOsbare Probleme, die jedoch mit dem derzeitigen Wissensstand tiber die Modellierung von Datenbanken leicht gelOst werden konnen. Ziel des Buches ist es deshalb, dem Interessenten und dem Entwickler von Datenbanken die derzeit aktuellen und erprobten Methoden, Strategien und Verfahren in praziser aber dennoch leicht verstandlicher artwork zu vennitteln. Hierbei werden die einzelnen Methoden nicht isoliert erkliirt, sondem es werden ihre Beziehungs-und Wirkungszusammenhange an zwei einfachen und durchgangigen Beispielen, die der Rechnungsschreibung und der Srucklistenorganisation entnommen sind, aufgezeigt. Mit der systematischen Ftihrung des Lesers durch die Methoden wird ibm der Weg aufgezeigt, der zu einer qualitativ hochwertigen Datenbankorganisation fiihrt. Das Buch ist deshalb sowohl ftir den Schiller und Studenten als auch ftir den Praktiker eine wertvolle Hilfe, durch die er den derzeit aktuellen Wissensstand tiber Datenbanken leicht, schnell und wirksam erlangt. Es ist sowohl ftir den Einsatz im Unterricht, m Datenbankkursen als auch ftir das Selbststudium geeignet.

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Querying XML: XQuery, XPath, and SQL XML in context by Jim Melton

By Jim Melton

XML has develop into the lingua franca for representing company facts, for replacing details among company companions and functions, and for including structure–
and occasionally meaning―to text-based files. XML deals a few precise demanding situations and possibilities within the region of seek: querying XML can produce very special, fine-grained effects, for those who understand how to precise and execute these queries.

For software program builders and structures architects: this e-book teaches the main worthy methods to querying XML files and repositories. This ebook also will support managers and venture leaders seize how “querying XML” matches into the bigger context of querying and XML. Querying XML offers a finished history from basic ideas (What is XML?) to info types (the Infoset, PSVI, XQuery information Model), to APIs (querying XML from SQL or Java) and extra.

* offers the thoughts in actual fact, and demonstrates them with illustrations and examples; bargains a radical mastery of the topic quarter in one ebook.
* presents finished assurance of XML question languages, and the recommendations had to comprehend them thoroughly (such because the XQuery info Model).
* exhibits how you can question XML files and information utilizing: XPath (the XML course Language); XQuery, quickly to be the recent W3C advice for querying XML; XQuery's spouse XQueryX; and SQL, that includes the SQL/XML
* contains an in depth set of XQuery, XPath, SQL, Java, and different examples, with hyperlinks to downloadable code and knowledge samples.

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IBM Cognos 8 Business Intelligence: The Official Guide by Dan Volitich

By Dan Volitich

The in basic terms licensed advisor to IBM Cognos eight company Intelligence

Develop, installation, and retain an entire BI answer throughout your online business. IBM Cognos eight company Intelligence: The authentic Guide exhibits you ways to take complete good thing about the strong service-oriented structure and simplified role-based consumer interfaces. how one can create, proportion, and research data-rich reviews that result in elevated productiveness and higher company judgements. that includes real-world perception and professional suggestions, it is a must-have advisor for IBM Cognos eight company Intelligence clients of all degrees, from directors to finish clients.

  • degree and display screen functionality utilizing dashboards and scorecards    
  • Assign person roles and privileges            
  • Provide whole and constant entry to a wide diversity of information assets through Cognos Connection
  • Use Cognos eight cross! to increase BI to workplace purposes, cellular units, and seek engines
  • Enable enterprise clients to create studies with question Studio
  • Develop new insights by way of exploring facts in a number of dimensions and views with research Studio
  • Build Dimensional experiences with file Studio
  • Use occasion Studio to spot and convey mission-critical info
  • Create, alter, manage, and post a version from Cognos Framework Manager        
  • Implement sound safety features
  • Take good thing about the administration instruments in Cognos management to make sure greatest reliability and availability

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Pro Couchbase Server by David Ostrovsky, Yaniv Rodenski

By David Ostrovsky, Yaniv Rodenski

Seasoned Couchbase Server is a hands-on advisor for builders and directors who are looking to reap the benefits of the facility and scalability of Couchbase Server of their functions. This e-book takes you from the fundamentals of NoSQL database layout, via software improvement, to Couchbase Server management. by no means have rfile databases been so strong and performant.

The NoSQL flow has essentially replaced the database global lately. inspired through the becoming wishes of web-scale purposes, NoSQL databases resembling Couchbase Server supply new techniques to scalability, reliability, and function. With the ability and adaptability of Couchbase Server, you could version your information notwithstanding you will want, and simply swap the knowledge version any time you will want. seasoned Couchbase Server exhibits what's attainable and is helping you are taking complete benefit of Couchbase Server and the entire functionality and scalability that it bargains.

Helps you layout and improve a record database utilizing Couchbase Server.
Takes you thru deploying and preserving Couchbase Server.
Gives you the instruments to scale out your program as wanted.

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Microsoft Office 2010 with Microsoft Office 2010 Evaluation by Microsoft Official Academic Course

By Microsoft Official Academic Course

The Microsoft legitimate educational Courseware (MOAC) workplace 2010 sequence is the only Official educational direction fabric. the recent and superior MOAC/ Microsoft place of work 2010 method positive aspects improved Wiley machine variants in addition to many different superior positive factors designed to re-enforce crew talents. The addition of lively tutorials within the more advantageous Wiley computer variants and WileyPLUS classes, textbooks contain extra fabrics on diversified ability degrees to aid clients retain velocity. WileyPLUS and an automated workplace task grader presents instant suggestions on each project, to aid clients perform and hone abilities at their very own pace.

MOAC/ Microsoft place of work 2010 process is outfitted from the ground-up round the MOS® certification targets- making it a good way to profit the entire workforce-oriented projects required for certification. The attempt financial institution now deals higher flexibility and offers greater than seventy five questions and three initiatives in keeping with lesson, in addition to automatic grading through OfficeGrader. moreover, the most recent edition's use of colour in display captures permits clients to persist with on reveal a lot more straightforward, as display captures will glance the very same because the program. extra tasks in the course of the e-book is helping  clients understand how a role is utilized at the task. OfficeGrader performance extra to WileyPLUS offers speedy suggestions on all homework, assignments, and initiatives and extra lively tutorials on key workplace initiatives presents extra assistance on tricky topics.

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MySQL Phrasebook: Essential Code and Commands by Zak Greant, Chris Newman

By Zak Greant, Chris Newman

The MySQL Phrasebook is a pocket consultant that's packed with invaluable and crucial code "phrases" for the MySQL developer's daily use. jam-packed with sensible suggestions for projects that the MySQL developer needs to accomplish each day, it fills the necessity for a quick, useful, to-the-point reference for MySQL. this can be the advisor to refer to should you desire a right away, appropriate method to common initiatives and code that's versatile and adaptable in your wishes. it slow will not be wasted on extra tutorials it easily places crucial "phrases" at your fingertips so that you can take with you in every single place.

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PostgreSQL Replication by Zoltan Böszörmenyi, Hans-Jürgen Schönig

By Zoltan Böszörmenyi, Hans-Jürgen Schönig

Understand easy replication suggestions and successfully mirror PostgreSQL utilizing high-end concepts to guard your info and run your server with out interruptions


• Explains the hot replication good points brought in PostgreSQL 9
• includes effortless to appreciate causes and many screenshots that simplify a complicated subject like replication
• Teaches PostgreSQL directors easy methods to hold consistency among redundant assets and to enhance reliability, fault-tolerance, and accessibility

In Detail

PostgreSQL deals a finished set of replication similar positive factors, that are used to make your database servers extra powerful and far more scalable. Unleashing the ability of PostgreSQL offers the person with numerous possibilities and a aggressive virtue over different database structures. To make issues extra strong, PostgreSQL can be utilized at the side of a handful of refined instruments serving numerous assorted wishes akin to queuing, logical replication, or simplified transaction log handling.

PostgreSQL Replication is a pragmatic, hands-on advisor to PostgreSQL replication. it's going to offer you the theoretical history in addition to easy examples displaying you the way to make replication paintings in your procedure. A extensive toolchain should be provided besides mature PostgreSQL-core technology.

PostgreSQL Replication begins with an creation to replication ideas in addition to the actual boundaries of other replication ideas. you may be guided via quite a few concepts akin to Point-In-Time-Recovery, transaction-log-based replication and you'll be brought to a collection of replication-related instruments. within the ultimate bankruptcy you'll learn how to scale PostgreSQL to many various servers utilizing PL/Proxy.

You will find out how to reset PostgreSQL to a definite cut-off date and work out tips to reflect facts in lots of methods. you'll care for either synchronous in addition to asynchronous replication. as well as that, the e-book covers vital issues, akin to Slony, and improvements with nearly no downtime. we are going to additionally disguise vital performance-related themes to ensure your database setups will give you excessive pace AND excessive availability.

PostgreSQL Replication comprises the entire details you must layout and function replicated setups. you'll study every thing you must understand in your day-by-day paintings and much more.

What you are going to research from this book

• get better a PostgreSQL database to a definite aspect in time
• organize asynchronous and synchronous streaming replication
• deal with transaction log documents efficiently
• find out about Linux excessive Availability
• familiarize yourself with Slony replication
• Get PL/Proxy to scale infinitely
• comprehend pgpool and pgbouncer to enhance velocity and reliability
• practice quick on-the-fly backups
• bring up reliability and throughput
• increase info defense and geographically distribute data


This booklet has a bankruptcy devoted to each one point of replication. the recent beneficial properties of PostgreSQL nine are brought and there are many functional examples and screenshots.

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