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Information Systems

Vertically Integrated Architectures: Versioned Data Models, Implicit Services, and Persistence-Aware Programming (1st Edition)

  • Jos Jong |
  • 2019 |
  • pdf |
  • 2.88MB |
  • 244pages

Understand how and why the separation between layers and tiers in service-oriented architectures holds software developers back from being truly productive, and how you can remedy that problem.Strong processes and development tools can help developers write more complex software, but large amounts of code can still be directly d...

Management of Information Security (6th)

Whitman/Mattord's MANAGEMENT OF INFORMATION SECURITY, Sixth Edition, equips you with an executive-level overview of information security -- as well as the tools to effectively administer it. This book offers an exceptional blend of skills and experiences to staff and manage the more secure computing environments that today's org...

Conformance Checking (1st ed.)

This book introduces readers to the field of conformance checking as a whole and outlines the fundamental relation between modelled and recorded behaviour. Conformance checking interrelates the modelled and recorded behaviour of a given process and provides techniques and methods for comparing and analysing observed instances of...

Big Data in Computational Social Science and Humanities

This edited volume focuses on big data implications for computational social science and humanities from management to usage. The first part of the book covers geographic data, text corpus data, and social media data, and exemplifies their concrete applications in a wide range of fields including anthropology, economics, finance...

Bodies as Evidence: Security, Knowledge, and Power (Global Insecurities)

From biometrics to predictive policing, contemporary security relies on sophisticated scientific evidence-gathering and knowledge-making focused on the human body. Bringing together new anthropological perspectives on the complexities of security in the present moment, the contributors to Bodies as Evidence reveal how bodies hav...

Microservices in Action (1st Edition)

Microservices promise a better way to sustainably deliver business impact. Rather than a single monolithic unit, applications built in this style are composed from loosely-coupled, autonomous services. Microservices in Action is a practical book about building and deploying microservice-based applications. Written for developer...

America’s Information Wars: The Untold Story of Information Systems in America’s Conflicts and Politics From World War II to the Internet Age

This book narrates the development of science, sci/tech, and intelligence information systems and technologies in the United States from the beginning of World War II to the second decade of our century. The story ranges from a description of the information systems and machines of the 1940s created at Wild Bill Donovan's predec...

Microservices for the Enterprise: Designing, Developing, and Deploying (1st Edition)

Architectural challenges using microservices with service integration and API management are presented and you learn how to eliminate the use of centralized integration products such as the enterprise service bus (ESB) through the use of composite/integration microservices. Concepts in the book are supported with use cases, and ...