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Communication Protocol Engineering, Second Edition

Miroslav Popovic
February 14, 2018

The book aims to enable the reader to master the engineering of communication protocols, which are amply present nowadays in mobile phones, tablets, laptops, smart appliances, and service providers' datacenters and clouds. Readers will acquire the theoretical knowledge and practical skills to...

Managing Project Competence: The Lemon and the Loop

Rolf Medina
January 25, 2018

For companies to be successful, the management of an organization needs to understand how competence evolves and how it can be utilized and linked to the organization’s goals. When executive managers understand this, there is a higher probability that the people working in the organization will be...

The Human Change Management Body of Knowledge (HCMBOK®), Third Edition

Vicente Goncalves, Carla Campos
January 24, 2018

"I am happy to recommend this work. I believe in the principles presented in it and identify with its context. Due to the lack of knowledge on the subject in the market, it is a topic that must be made known. The book should be in the library of all project and change managers."— Paul Dinsmore, PMI...

Management and Technological Challenges in the Digital Age

Pedro Novo Melo, Carolina Machado
January 22, 2018

Technological developments in recent years have been tremendous. The evolution is visible in companies through increasing technological equipment, computerized procedures, and management practices. One of the visible management practices is related to employees' management. Parallel to the concerns...

Internet of Things: Challenges, Advances, and Applications

Qusay F. Hassan, Atta ur Rehman Khan, Sajjad A. Madani
January 12, 2018

Internet of Things: Challenges, Advances, and Applications provides a comprehensive introduction to IoT, related technologies, and common issues in the adoption of IoT on a large scale. It surveys recent technological advances and novel solutions for challenges in the IoT environment. Moreover, it...

Measurable and Composable Security, Privacy, and Dependability for Cyberphysical Systems: The SHIELD Methodology

Andrea Fiaschetti, Josef Noll, Paolo Azzoni, Roberto Uribeetxeberria
January 04, 2018

With a business baseline focused on the impact of embedded systems in the years ahead, the book investigates the Security, Privacy and Dependability (SPD) requirements raised from existing and future IoT, Cyber-Physical and M2M systems. It proposes a new approach to embedded systems SPD, the SHIELD...

Enterprise Information Security Management

Meng-Chow Kang
December 31, 2017

The purpose of this course is to address the growing challenges of managing information security risks in enterprise and government organizations, prompted by the complexity and risks of today’s changing technological landscape, as well as increasingly demanding business aspirations. These...

Big Data and Computational Intelligence in Networking

Yulei Wu, Fei Hu, Geyong Min, Albert Y. Zomaya
December 27, 2017

This book presents state-of-the-art solutions to the theoretical and practical challenges stemming from the leverage of big data and its computational intelligence in supporting smart network operation, management, and optimization. In particular, the technical focus covers the comprehensive...

Creating a Greater Whole: A Project Manager’s Guide to Becoming a Leader

Susan G. Schwartz
December 27, 2017

Creating a Greater Whole unlocks the not-so-secret secrets of what aspiring managers need to become strong leaders. This information-rich, easy to understand guide offers readers an immediate clear path to honing their leadership skills using the rigor and discipline of project management...

Discrete Problems in Nature Inspired Algorithms

Anupam Prof. Shukla, Ritu Tiwari
December 26, 2017

This book includes introduction of several algorithms which are exclusively for graph based problems, namely combinatorial optimization problems, path formation problems, etc. Each chapter includes the introduction of the basic traditional nature inspired algorithm and discussion of the modified...

Software Engineering with UML

Bhuvan Unhelkar
December 21, 2017

This book presents the analysis, design, documentation, and quality of software solutions based on the OMG UML v2.5. Notably it covers 14 different modelling constructs including use case diagrams, activity diagrams, business-level class diagrams, corresponding interaction diagrams and state...