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ARM Assembly Language: Fundamentals and Techniques, Second Edition

ARM Assembly Language: Fundamentals and Techniques, Second Edition

William Hohl, Christopher Hinds

October 20, 2014

Delivering a solid introduction to assembly language and embedded systems, ARM Assembly Language: Fundamentals and Techniques, Second Edition continues to support the popular ARM7TDMI, but also addresses the latest architectures from ARM, including Cortex™-A, Cortex-R, and Cortex-M processors—all...

Software Metrics: A Rigorous and Practical Approach, Third Edition

Software Metrics: A Rigorous and Practical Approach, Third Edition

Norman Fenton, James Bieman

October 01, 2014

A Framework for Managing, Measuring, and Predicting Attributes of Software Development Products and ProcessesReflecting the immense progress in the development and use of software metrics in the past decades, Software Metrics: A Rigorous and Practical Approach, Third Edition provides an up-to-date,...

Explorations in Computing: An Introduction to Computer Science and Python Programming

Explorations in Computing: An Introduction to Computer Science and Python Programming

John S. Conery

September 24, 2014

An Active Learning Approach to Teaching the Main Ideas in Computing Explorations in Computing: An Introduction to Computer Science and Python Programming teaches computer science students how to use programming skills to explore fundamental concepts and computational approaches to solving problems....

Linux with Operating System Concepts

Linux with Operating System Concepts

Richard Fox

August 26, 2014

A True Textbook for an Introductory Course, System Administration Course, or a Combination Course Linux with Operating System Concepts merges conceptual operating system (OS) and Unix/Linux topics into one cohesive textbook for undergraduate students. The book can be used for a one- or...

Distributed Systems: An Algorithmic Approach, Second Edition

Distributed Systems: An Algorithmic Approach, Second Edition

Sukumar Ghosh

July 14, 2014

Distributed Systems: An Algorithmic Approach, Second Edition provides a balanced and straightforward treatment of the underlying theory and practical applications of distributed computing. As in the previous version, the language is kept as unobscured as possible—clarity is given priority over...

Computing in Geographic Information Systems

Computing in Geographic Information Systems

Narayan Panigrahi

July 10, 2014

Capable of acquiring large volumes of data through sensors deployed in air, land, and sea, and making this information readily available in a continuous time frame, the science of geographical information system (GIS) is rapidly evolving. This popular information system is emerging as a platform...

Discrete and Continuous Simulation: Theory and Practice

Discrete and Continuous Simulation: Theory and Practice

Susmita Bandyopadhyay, Ranjan Bhattacharya

June 25, 2014

When it comes to discovering glitches inherent in complex systems—be it a railway or banking, chemical production, medical, manufacturing, or inventory control system—developing a simulation of a system can identify problems with less time, effort, and disruption than it would take to employ the...

GeoComputation, Second Edition

GeoComputation, Second Edition

Robert J. Abrahart, Linda M. See

June 23, 2014

A revision of Openshaw and Abrahart’s seminal work, GeoComputation, Second Edition retains influences of its originators while also providing updated, state-of-the-art information on changes in the computational environment. In keeping with the field’s development, this new edition takes a broader...

Introduction to Scientific Programming and Simulation Using R, Second Edition

Introduction to Scientific Programming and Simulation Using R, Second Edition

Owen Jones, Robert Maillardet, Andrew Robinson

June 12, 2014

Learn How to Program Stochastic Models Highly recommended, the best-selling first edition of Introduction to Scientific Programming and Simulation Using R was lauded as an excellent, easy-to-read introduction with extensive examples and exercises. This second edition continues to introduce...

Computing: A Historical and Technical Perspective

Computing: A Historical and Technical Perspective

Yoshihide Igarashi, Tom Altman, Mariko Funada, Barbara Kamiyama

May 27, 2014

Exploring a vast array of topics related to computation, Computing: A Historical and Technical Perspective covers the historical and technical foundation of ancient and modern-day computing. The book starts with the earliest references to counting by humans, introduces various number systems, and...

Making Music with Computers: Creative Programming in Python

Making Music with Computers: Creative Programming in Python

Bill Manaris, Andrew R. Brown

May 19, 2014

Teach Your Students How to Use Computing to Explore Powerful and Creative Ideas In the twenty-first century, computers have become indispensable in music making, distribution, performance, and consumption. Making Music with Computers: Creative Programming in Python introduces important concepts...

Computing Handbook, Third Edition: Two-Volume Set

Computing Handbook, Third Edition: Two-Volume Set

Allen Tucker, Teofilo Gonzalez, Heikki Topi, Jorge Diaz-Herrera

May 13, 2014

The Most Comprehensive Reference on Computer Science, Information Systems, Information Technology, and Software Engineering Renamed and expanded to two volumes, the Computing Handbook, Third Edition (previously the Computer Science Handbook) provides up-to-date information on a wide range of...