This article is written by María Carina Roldán, author of the book, Pentaho Data Integration Beginner's Guide, Second Edition. Pentaho Data Integration or PDI is an engine along with a suite of tools responsible for the processes of Extracting, Transforming, and Loading; also known as ETL processes.
In this article, you will:
- Learn what Pentaho Data Integration is
- Install the software and start working with the PDI graphical designer
- Install MySQL, a database engine that you will use when you start working with databases
This article written by Eli Geske author of the book, Learning DHTMLX Suite UI. In this article, we will learn about the DHTMLX grid component covering the different initializations, events, methods, and settings. We will then add a grid to the application that will control the user data.
All changes done in this article will occur inside the app.js file.
In this article, we will start adding code to the callbacks object and use the storage object for the first time.Read The DHTMLX Grid in full
This article written by Silvina P. Hillar, the author of the book Moodle 2.5 Multimedia Cookbook, covers creating and embedding different types of 2D and 3D charts.
In this article, we will cover the following recipes:
- Inserting column charts
- Embedding a line chart
- Designing a graph out of a choice activity
- Creating bar charts with hyperlinks
- Working with area charts
- Creating a poll and designing a surface chart
- Drawing a donut interactive chart
- Designing a map chart
- Creating a gauge chart
This article, written by Pankaj Sharma, the author of Instant Premium Drupal Themes discusses about the advantages of using the Drupal platform. Drupal is an open source content management platform. It is being used by millions of websites and this count is increasing with each day. Drupal can be used to create website of any category and domain.Read What is Drupal? in full
This article by Hiren J. Dave, author of the book Instant Sencha Touch, will give you a brief insight on initiating the creation of a Hello World applications using Sencha TouchRead Building a Hello World application in full
This article written by Kunal Mathur, the author of Instant Social Media Marketing with HootSuite, will teach you how to integrate various social content applications directly from HootSuite. A prerequisite for this is that you must have a HootSuite account and must be logged in to it.Read Using App Directory in HootSuite in full
In this article by Kevin L. Sapp, the author of the book, Instant VMware Player for Virtualization, we will cover the process of installing Windows 8 from an ISO formatted image using VMware Player.Read Use Of ISO Image for Installation of Windows8 Virtual Machine in full
In this article by Davide Moraschi, author of Business Intelligence with MicroStrategy Cookbook, explains how to connect from MicroStrategy to one of the most commonly used platforms for Big Data. The distribution used is CH4 with Impala and also demonstrates the connection to a common platform for columnar databases, the Vertica engine by HP. The distribution used is the Community Edition, freely available from the vendor site.Read Cloudera Hadoop and HP Vertica in full
In this article, by Christer Edwards, the author of Instant Ubuntu, we learn about different features you need to know about that helps you discover much of the software Ubuntu provides and learn how to use it. You will learn about different accessories of Ubuntu, how to customize Ubuntu, and also about some games you can play in Ubuntu.Read Ubuntu Features in full
In this article by Terry Matula, author of the book, Laravel Application Development Cookbook, we will cover:
- Downloading and installing packages
- Using the Generators package to set up an app
- Creating a Composer package in Laravel
- Adding your Composer package to Packagist
- Adding a non-Packagist package to Composer
- Creating a custom artisan command
In this article by Abdelmonam Kouka, the author of the book Learning Zimbra Server Essentials, we will cover some important topics which will help us in the installation of the Zimbra server in a multiserver environment.
The topics covered in this article are as follows:
- Knowing the prerequisites for Zimbra multiserver installation
- Preparing the environment
This article by Joanna Krenz-Kurowska and Jerzy Kurowski, authors of RESS Essentials, covers the concept of RESS and talks about the controversies related to it.Read RESS – The idea and the Controversies in full
In this article by Bhaskar Chaudhary, the author of the book Tkinter GUI Application Development Hotshot, We are now into the final section of the article. Let's conclude by discussing concepts that do form a common theme in many GUI applications but did not appear in our applications.Read Miscellaneous Tips in full