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Project Business Management

Oliver F. Lehmann
July 17, 2018

Roughly half of all project managers have to lead customer projects as profit centers on contractor side with two big objectives: making the customer happy and bringing money home. Customer projects are a high-risk business on both sides, customers and contractors, but the dynamics of this business...

Security without Obscurity: A Guide to Cryptographic Architectures

Jeff Stapleton
July 17, 2018

Information security has a major gap when cryptography is implemented. Cryptographic algorithms are well defined, key management schemes are well known, but the actual deployment is typically overlooked, ignored, or unknown. Cryptography is everywhere. Application and network architectures are...

The Science of Biometrics: Security Technology for Identity Verification

Ravindra Das
July 10, 2018

The Science of Biometrics: Security Technology for Identity Verification covers the technical aspects of iris and facial recognition, focusing primarily on the mathematical and statistical algorithms that run the verification and identification processes in these two modalities. Each chapter begins...

PgMP® Practice Test Questions: 1000+ Practice Exam Questions for the PgMP® Examination

Ginger Levin, PMP, PgMP
July 09, 2018

Up to date with the fourth edition of PMI’s Program Management Standard, PgMP®  Practice Test Questions: 1000+ Practice Exam Questions for the PgMP®  Examination contains more than 1,000 practice questions to help readers hone their knowledge and test their skills. It covers all...

Mastering Modern Linux

Paul S. Wang
June 22, 2018

Praise for the First Edition: "This outstanding book … gives the reader robust concepts and implementable knowledge of this environment. Graphical user interface (GUI)-based users and developers do not get short shrift, despite the command-line interface’s (CLI) full-power treatment. … Every...

Information Security Management Systems: A Novel Framework and Software as a Tool for Compliance with Information Security Standard

Heru Susanto, Mohammad Nabil Almunawar
June 19, 2018

This new volume, Information Security Management Systems: A Novel Framework and Software as a Tool for Compliance with Information Security Standard, looks at information security management system standards, risk management associated with information security, and information security awareness...

Project Management Lessons Learned: A Continuous Process Improvement Framework

Mel Bost
June 18, 2018

"Readers can benefit from the expertise of Mel Bost as both a project manager and a PMO practitioner. Kudos to him for bringing us this valuable perspective on lessons learned." —Mark Price Perry, Founder, BOT International and author of Business Driven Project Portfolio Management "Every project...

Valuing Data: An Open Framework

Dewey E. Ray
June 18, 2018

The past decade has seen a dramatic increase in the amount and variety of information that is generated and stored electronically by business enterprises. Storing this increased volume of information has not been a problem to date, but as these information stores grow larger and larger, multiple...

Project. Program. Change

Roland Gareis, Lorenz Gareis
June 18, 2018

This book gives managers an integrative approach to project, program, and change management. It describes the differences between change in projects versus programs with case studies in both areas and the different life cycles. While the project and change comprise much of the book, it is up to...

Integrated Networking, Caching, and Computing

F. Richard Yu, Tao Huang, Yunjie Liu
June 13, 2018

This book features the major research advances on integrated networking, caching, and computing. Information-centric networking-based caching is one of the promising techniques for future networks. The cloud computing paradigm has been widely adopted to enable convenient, on-demand network access...

Agilizing the Enterprise

Joseph Raynus
June 08, 2018

Are you still searching for the workplace that deserves someone like you? Do you really have a good understanding about what is going on out there, in the business world? In this book, we will discuss the importance of agility and how it affects the solutions that are being delivered by an...

PgMP® Exam Test Preparation: Test Questions, Practice Tests, and Simulated Exams

Ginger Levin, PMP, PgMP
May 31, 2018

In addition to test questions in each of the five domains and two practice tests in print and online, this all-in-one study guide also contains flashcards for learning terms. This book is current with The Standard for Program Management, Fourth Edition, and its author is the second person in the...