Apache ZooKeeper Essentials

Apache ZooKeeper Essentials

Apache ZooKeeper provides a simple interface to a centralized coordinating service for distributed applications through a rich set of APIs and primitives, enabling developers to concentrate on the core logic of their applications. With ZooKeeper, it’s unnecessary to start from scratch, so the development of distributed applications becomes…

HP Vertica Essentials

HP Vertica Essentials

With the rise of Massively Parallel Processing (MPP) and NewSQL databases, many users are confused about which MPP technology to opt for. Today, HP Vertica is gaining a lot of traction as a major MPP technology. Vertica’s distributed architecture allows fast query processing, and it is a highly…

Practical Zendesk Administration, 2nd Edition

Practical Zendesk Administration, 2nd Edition

Implementing the Zendesk customer service software as part of your company’s operations can be time-consuming, but with the best practices and advice in this hands-on guide, you can shorten the procedure considerably. You’ll learn the purpose, benefits, and pitfalls of each Zendesk feature, with examples of how to…

Webmin Administrator's Cookbook

Webmin Administrator’s Cookbook

Running your own dedicated server has become simpler and less expensive. These days, administering a development server or hosting sites and web applications has become part of the job for many developers. Webmin is an easy-to-use web-based tool which makes getting started with new administrative tasks and performing…

Citrix Access Gateway VPX 5.04 Essentials

Citrix Access Gateway VPX 5.04 Essentials

The Citrix Access Gateway can provide full VPN access to you network or simple ICA proxy and we will show you how. No matter how new you are to Citrix or how long you have used Citrix for, we are going learn how to extend the use of…

ZooKeeper

ZooKeeper

Building distributed applications is difficult enough without having to coordinate the actions that make them work. This practical guide shows how Apache ZooKeeper helps you manage distributed systems, so you can focus mainly on application logic. Even with ZooKeeper, implementing coordination tasks is not trivial, but this book…

Harnessing Green IT

Harnessing Green IT

Harnessing Green IT: Principles and Practices examines various ways of making computing and information systems greener – environmentally sustainable -, as well as several means of using Information Technology (IT) as a tool and an enabler to improve the environmental sustainability. The book focuses on both greening of…

Manage Partitions with GParted How-to

Manage Partitions with GParted How-to

Learn something new in an Instant! A short, fast, focused guide delivering immediate results. Full of practical examples including screen shots, additional tips, and clear step-by-step instructions Create and move partitions without data loss Identify and manage partitions on all of your disk devices.

Network Backup with Bacula How-To

Network Backup with Bacula How-To

Learn something new in an Instant! A short, fast, focused guide delivering immediate results. Set up Bacula infrastructure. Back up data and directories. Work with multiple-storage systems.

Practical Zendesk Administration

Practical Zendesk Administration

Implementing Zendesk as part of your company’s operations can be a time-consuming process. In this hands-on guide, author Stafford Vaughan provides the most comprehensive set of best practices for setting up and using Zendesk, distilled from years of training companies how to launch this popular customer service software….