Expert SQL Server Transactions and Locking

Expert SQL Server Transactions and Locking

Master SQL Server’s Concurrency Model so you can implement high-throughput systems that deliver transactional consistency to your application customers. This book explains how to troubleshoot and address blocking problems and deadlocks, and write code and design database schemas to minimize concurrency issues in the systems you develop. SQL…

Python Descriptors

Python Descriptors, 2nd Edition

Create descriptors and see ideas and examples of how to use descriptors effectively. In this short book, you’ll explore descriptors in general, with a deep explanation of what descriptors are, how they work, and how they’re used. Once you understand the simplicity of the descriptor protocol, the author…

Excel 2019 Bible

Excel 2019 Bible

The complete guide to Excel 2019 Whether you are just starting out or an Excel novice, the Excel 2019 Bible is your comprehensive, go-to guide for all your Excel 2019 needs. Whether you use Excel at work or at home, you will be guided through the powerful new features and…

IP Multicast, Volume II

IP Multicast, Volume II

Design, operate, and troubleshoot advanced Cisco IP multicast in enterprise, data center, and service provider networks IP Multicast, Volume II thoroughly covers advanced IP multicast designs and protocols specific to Cisco routers and switches. It offers a pragmatic discussion of common features, deployment models, and field practices for…

Adobe Creative Suite 5 Bible

Adobe Creative Suite 5 Bible

Learn to use CS5 to produce better work and become a more productive designer The newest release of Adobe Creative Suite boasts a world of must-have features and enhancements to each of its applications: Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, GoLive, Acrobat, and Version Cue. Written by a duo of Adobe…

Photoshop Lightroom 3

Photoshop Lightroom 3

This book uses simple step-by-step instructions, loads of screen shots, and an array of time-saving tips and tricks, serving both as the quickest route to Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3 mastery for new users, and a handy reference for more experienced digital photographers. Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3 was designed…

Practical Software Requirements

Practical Software Requirements

This is a comprehensive guidebook for the programmer or manager writing requirements for the first time, as well as the experienced system analyst. The author takes a unique approach to the subject: that a useful requirements document derives from the techniques employed by programmers and interface designers. His…

Personal Finance with Python

Personal Finance with Python

Deal with data, build up financial formulas in code from scratch, and evaluate and think about money in your day-to-day life. This book is about Python and personal finance and how you can effectively mix the two together. In Personal Finance with Python you will learn Python and finance at…