R Data Science Quick Reference

R Data Science Quick Reference

In this handy, practical book you will cover each concept concisely, with many illustrative examples. You’ll be introduced to several R data science packages, with examples of how to use each of them. In this book, you’ll learn about the following APIs and packages that deal specifically with…

Beginning Oracle SQL for Oracle Database 18c

Beginning Oracle SQL for Oracle Database 18c

Start developing with Oracle SQL. This book is a one-stop introduction to everything you need to know about getting started developing an Oracle Database. You’ll learn about foundational concepts, setting up a simple schema, adding data, reading data from the database, and making changes. No experience with databases is…

Data Science with Python and Dask

Data Science with Python and Dask

Dask is a native parallel analytics tool designed to integrate seamlessly with the libraries you’re already using, including Pandas, NumPy, and Scikit-Learn. With Dask you can crunch and work with huge datasets, using the tools you already have. And Data Science with Python and Dask is your guide to using…

Data Science Strategy For Dummies

Data Science Strategy For Dummies

All the answers to your data science questions Over half of all businesses are using data science to generate insights and value from big data. How are they doing it? Data Science Strategy For Dummies answers all your questions about how to build a data science capability from scratch, starting…

Oracle Visual Builder Cloud Service Revealed

Oracle Visual Builder Cloud Service Revealed

Build and deploy an attractive, user-friendly web or mobile application in one day or less using Oracle’s new, low-code development tool: Visual Builder Cloud Service. Today’s IT world is fast-paced, and the ability to rapidly deliver running code is the most crucial and sought-after skill a developer can…

R3 Corda for Architects and Developers

R3 Corda for Architects and Developers

Explore the entire R3 Corda ecosystem using theory, labs, and use cases. This book introduces distributed ledger technology, Corda architecture, and smart contract programming in Java, guiding you through testing and deployment. Further, you will explore various business problems in finance, insurance, healthcare, travel, and agriculture and discover…

Pro SQL Server 2019 Wait Statistics

Pro SQL Server 2019 Wait Statistics, 2nd Edition

Here is a practical guide for analyzing and troubleshooting SQL Server performance using wait statistics. Learn to identify precisely why your queries are running slowly. Measure the amount of time consumed by each bottleneck so that you can focus attention on making the largest improvements first. This edition…

Big Data Analytics

Big Data Analytics

This book has a collection of articles written by Big Data experts to describe some of the cutting-edge methods and applications from their respective areas of interest, and provides the reader with a detailed overview of the field of Big Data Analytics as it is practiced today. The chapters cover…

Phoenix in Action

Phoenix in Action

Phoenix is a modern web framework built for the Elixir programming language. Elegant, fault-tolerant, and performant, Phoenix is as easy to use as Rails and as rock-solid as Elixir’s Erlang-based foundation. Phoenix in Action builds on your existing web dev skills, teaching you the unique benefits of Phoenix along with…

Architecting Modern Data Platforms

Architecting Modern Data Platforms

There’s a lot of information about big data technologies, but splicing these technologies into an end-to-end enterprise data platform is a daunting task not widely covered. With this practical book, you’ll learn how to build big data infrastructure both on-premises and in the cloud and successfully architect a…