Silicon valley: waar de toekomst wordt gemaakt (Dutch by Eva Valk

By Eva Valk

SILICON VALLEY, WAAR DE TOEKOMST WORDT GEMAAKT

MET EEN VOORWOORD VAN ALEXANDER KLÖPPING

In nog geen vijftig jaar groeide een slaperig tuinbouwgebied aan de Amerikaanse westkust uit tot dé wereldwijde hotspot van technologische innovatie: Silicon Valley. In het gebied rondom San Francisco worden al decennialang vooruitstrevende producten en diensten bedacht, gefinancierd en geproduceerd. Naast bekende bedrijven als Google, fb, Twitter en WhatsApp werken er duizenden kleine startups in explosief pace aan ideeën die een grote impression op ons dagelijks leven hebben en de wereld ingrijpend veranderen.

Silicon Valley biedt een bijzonder inkijkje in het verleden, het heden en de toekomst van dit gebied. Aan de hand van uitvoerige study en interviews met sleutelfiguren wordt duidelijk hoe Silicon Valley kon uitgroeien tot een unieke plek waar nerds, hippies, ondernemers en visionairs samen onze toekomst maken.

Eva de Valk (1984) woonde twee jaar in San Francisco en werkte daar als journalist en correspondent voor onder meer nrc Handelsblad, De Groene Amsterdammer en Intermediair. Daarnaast deed zij learn voor de driedelige serie over Silicon Valley van DWDD college, De Wereld van Klöpping.

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Oracle Warehouse Builder 11g R2: Getting Started 2011 by Bob Griesemer

By Bob Griesemer

This easy-to-understand instructional covers Oracle Warehouse Builder from the floor up, and faucets into the author's large event as a software program and database engineer. Written in a peaceful variety with step by step factors, plenty of screenshots are supplied through the ebook. there are various information and valuable tricks all through that aren't present in the unique documentation. via following this publication, you should use Oracle Warehouse Builder within the absolute best manner and maximize your studying capability. This booklet is an replace of Oracle Warehouse Builder 11g: Getting begun. This publication is an efficient start line for database engineers, directors, and designers who're chargeable for facts warehouse initiatives and wish to layout them and cargo facts into them. while you're a person who desires to examine Oracle Warehouse Builder and extend your wisdom of the instrument and information warehousing, this can be a fantastic ebook for you. No earlier facts warehouse or database event is presumed. All new database and knowledge warehouse technical phrases and ideas defined in transparent easy-to-understand language.

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Solving Problems: A problem manager's handbook. A guide to by Shiva Kumar Bhaskaran

By Shiva Kumar Bhaskaran

This ebook is a mirrored image of my studying of challenge administration actions through the years and a honest attempt to equip aspiring challenge managers with the entire wisdom which can, not just lessen their studying curve but in addition aid them turn into potent of their position from the onset. For this objective, i've got even incorporated specified details like day-by-day, weekly and per month actions of an issue supervisor and data approximately 'how to force' the process.
I envision this publication to assist all challenge managers who're already taking part in the position and the one’s aspiring, force the method extra successfully to carry swifter and enhanced result.
Note: challenge approach brain map integrated basically in paperback model because of photo solution issues.

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Hacker's Guide to Project Management (Computer Weekly by Andrew Johnston

By Andrew Johnston

coping with a software program improvement undertaking is a posh procedure. there are numerous deliverables to provide, criteria and techniques to monitor, plans and budgets to fulfill, and diversified humans to regulate. undertaking administration does not simply commence and finish with designing and construction the process. as soon as you've gotten designated, designed and outfitted (or obtained) the method it nonetheless should be accurately confirmed, documented and settled into the reside atmosphere. this may appear like a maze to the green undertaking supervisor, or maybe to the skilled venture supervisor unused to a specific environment.

A Hacker's consultant to venture Management acts as a advisor via this maze. it is aimed in particular at these dealing with a undertaking or best a workforce for the 1st time, however it also will support more matured managers who're both new to software program improvement, or facing a brand new a part of the software program life-cycle.

This book:

  • describes the method of software program improvement, how initiatives can fail and the way to prevent these failures
  • outlines the most important talents of an exceptional undertaking supervisor, and offers functional suggestion on the best way to achieve and installation these skills
  • takes the reader step by step during the major phases of the venture, explaining what has to be performed, and what needs to be refrained from at every one stage
  • suggests what to do if issues begin to cross wrong!

    The booklet may also be invaluable to designers and designers, describing very important layout options, and discussing the $64000 self-discipline of software program Architecture.

    This new edition:
  • has been totally revised and up-to-date to mirror present top practices in software program development
  • includes more than a few various life-cycle versions and new layout techniques
  • now makes use of the Unified Modelling Language throughout
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    Es Ist Kindergarten Nicht: Professional Project Management by D Wallace

    By D Wallace

    When it involves venture administration, undesirable perform is so rampant all through today’s IT that it's no ask yourself many tasks are doomed to failure ahead of they're ever introduced. That’s why D. A. Wallace used to be pressured to wreck the code to defective practices in his tell-all research, Es Ist Kindergarten Nicht: specialist undertaking administration in info expertise. Anyone whose expert good fortune will depend on it's going to profit significantly from this candid review of the present country of disorder within the field.

    Detailing each part of a undertaking lifecycle, Wallace exposes the most typical ploys of the undesirable seeds who're crippling the method, in addition to the pitfalls of execs who chase their tails, imprecise their gaffes, undertake negative practices, and grimly log in hours towards a depressing country of being. to take action, the publication covers many angles, together with human dynamics, IT practices, and basic administration practice.

    Es Ist Kindergarten Nicht looks at IT initiatives from quite a few vantages in order that pros can greater enjoy the inefficacy of today’s business-as-usual process. sensible, whereas it pulls no punches, this progressive and life like examine it truly is required interpreting for someone who desires to steer clear of one other unnecessary failure.

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    Complete CL: Sixth Edition by Ted Holt

    By Ted Holt

    The IBM i regulate Language, or CL, is the human interface to 1 of the main profitable computing structures ever. Mastery of this language is important to get the best enjoy the IBM i server. This e-book is helping programmers and process directors utilizing IBM i am getting the main out of the platform through writing precious CL courses. This new version has been up-to-date for IBM i 7.3 and contains new integrated services, new facts kinds, and new help for SQL. Upon finishing touch of the publication, readers can be in a position to write and collect strong, production-grade courses within the IBM i keep watch over Language, guided by means of a CL expert.

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    The Politics of Internet Communication by Robert J. Klotz

    By Robert J. Klotz

    This concise e-book explores the big variety of subject matters on the intersection of politics and the net. spotting the alterations within the net through the years, Klotz offers an cutting edge research of on-line entry, actions, advocacy, executive, journalism, and social capital. The politics of the net is taken into account in addition to politics on the net. A spotlight is the in-depth dialogue of cyberlaw that offers an available framework for knowing the criminal remedy of key concerns comparable to track file-sharing, privateness, terrorism, junk mail, pornography, and domains. Examples from the 2002 midterm elections and the early 2004 crusade fundraising good fortune of Howard Dean upload foreign money to the talk concerning the influence of the net on democratic politcs. the writer conveys the energy and humor of net politics in a fashion that readers will get pleasure from. From impassioned debate approximately imaginary laws to the animal rights team PETA's lawsuit taking peta.org from 'People consuming Tasty Animals,' Klotz brings the colourful background of the web to existence. Written from an interdisciplinary point of view, the booklet is infused with unique longitudinal information, examples, on-line assets and landmark occasions that display how the web is enriching either private and non-private life.

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    Situational Project Management: The Dynamics of Success and by Oliver F. Lehmann

    By Oliver F. Lehmann

    Most venture managers could agree that each undertaking is exclusive. yet now not all venture managers could agree that tips on how to deal with a special undertaking is exclusive. Many nonetheless grasp to the previous perform of getting a strategy that's utilized to all initiatives. "One measurement suits all" continues to be in universal use, and this method has confirmed to guide to undertaking failure. Flexibility, situational intelligence, and creativity are necessary to bring venture success.

    The have to realize and grasp ever-changing necessities and environmental stipulations is a difficult problem for pro undertaking managers. an analogous practices that resulted in good fortune the day past could cause failure at the present time. picking out favorable responses to a given scenario is usually the main severe issue of the dynamics of luck and failure. This e-book is designed to assist venture execs examine a scenario, are expecting the proper procedure, technique and reaching kinds, after which practice them in a situational fashion.

    To consultant undertaking managers in identifying the perfect responses, Situational undertaking administration (SitPM) indicates find out how to examine a given undertaking, confirm its special features, and choose the fitting the way to whole the undertaking. With this ebook, tasks managers can use SitPM to increase profiles in their initiatives at the foundation of the initiatives’ actual features, the venture groups’ behavioral features, the company setting, and the marketplace environments receiving venture deliverables. those profiles support venture managers to figure out the perfect undertaking lifestyles cycle strategy and management kind. The publication additionally explores quite a few how one can have interaction stakeholders at the foundation of a project’s SitPM profile.

    The book’s writer, Oliver F. Lehmann, has built a collection of templates to use SitPM in perform. it may be downloaded from www.oliverlehmann.com/SitPM/Templates.zip.

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    PostgreSQL 9 Administration Cookbook: LITE Edition by Simon Riggs,Hannu Krosing

    By Simon Riggs,Hannu Krosing

    Written within the cookbook kind, this publication deals studying and methods via recipes. It includes step by step directions for directors and builders to control databases in PostgreSQL. The publication is designed in the sort of means for you to learn it bankruptcy through bankruptcy or seek advice from recipes in no specific order. This booklet is for Sysadmins, Database directors, Architects, builders, and someone with an curiosity in making plans for or working stay construction databases.

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