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Exclusive Offer on the new Python Geo-Spatial Development Book

by | October 2010 |
We have just announced Python Geo-Spatial Development.
 
Open Source GIS (Geographic Information System) is a growing area with the explosion of applications such as Google Maps, Google Earth, and GPS. Python Geo-Spatial Development is a hands-on tutorial about accessing, manipulating, and displaying Geo-Spatial data efficiently using a range of Python tools for GIS development. You can read more about the book here.

Pre-order now and get 20% off the eBook and 10% off the print book.

Now you can buy Python Geo-Spatial Development with Expert Python Programming and get 50% off both the ebooks. To avail this bundle offer just enter 'pgeoebk' in the 'Promotion Code' field and click 'Update' during checkout. The discount will be applied. 
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Exclusive Offer On Open Source Graphic Application & Library Books

by | April 2011 |
Packt is pleased to announce...

 

Open Source Graphic Applications and Libraries Month

You will be delighted when you find out that this month we are giving exclusive discounts on some of our selected Graphic Applications and Libraries titles.

  • Buy any graphic printbook and get 20% off
  • Buy any graphic eBook and get 30% off
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    Exclusive Offer On Microsoft Dynamics Books

    by | May 2011 | Microsoft

    As you are aware - Microsoft Dynamics is one of the most popular technologies used in the market, and over the years Packt has been reputed as the leading publisher of Dynamics related books.

    To celebrate the recent publication of the Microsoft Dynamics GP 2010 Reporting book, Packt is pleased to announce a series of attractive discounts on our wide range of Dynamics books:

    • Buy any Microsoft Dynamics printbook and get 20% off
    • Buy any Microsoft Dynamics eBook and get 30% off

    For your chance to win 1 year's free access to PacktLib enter the Dynamic's Month Competition below

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    Exclusive Offer On jQuery Books: Winner Of 2010 Open-Source JavaScript Libraries

    by | November 2010 | Open Source

    jQuery has won the prestigious 2010 Packt Open Source Award in the Open Source JavaScript Libraries category.

    The Open Source JavaScript Libraries is reserved for JavaScript libraries, libraries of pre-written JavaScript controls which allow for easier development of RIAs (Rich Internet Applications), visually enhanced applications or smoother server-side JavaScript functionalities.

    Read Exclusive Offer On jQuery Books: Winner Of 2010 Open-Source JavaScript Libraries in full

    Exclusive Offer On CMS Made Simple Books: Winner Of 2010 Open Source CMS category

    by | November 2010 | Open Source

    We are pleased to announce that CMS Made Simple has won the 'Best Open Source CMS' in the 2010 Open Source Awards. To celebrate this achievement Packt is announcing an exclusive discount of 40% on all CMS related eBooks.

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    Exclusive Offer On CMS Made Simple Books: Winner Of 2010 Open Source CMS category

    by | November 2010 |

    CMS Made Simple has won the prestigious 2010 Packt Open Source Award in the Open Source CMS category. To celebrate this achievement Packt is announcing a special offer on all books published on CMS.

    Read Exclusive Offer On CMS Made Simple Books: Winner Of 2010 Open Source CMS category in full

    Exclusive Offer On Blender Books: Winner Of 2010 Open-Source Graphics Software

    by | November 2010 | Web Graphics & Video

    Blender has won the prestigious 2010 Packt Open Source Award in the Open Source Graphics Software category. To celebrate this achievement Packt is announcing a special offer on all books published on Blender.

    Take a look at this exclusive offer and grab a copy of your favourite Blender book now. Create wonderful graphics using this amazing award winning 3D graphics tool.

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    Exclusive offer on all Python books

    by | December 2010 | Open Source

    Python Month

     

     

     

     

     

    Python is a dynamic programming language, used in a wide range of domains by programmers who find it simple, yet powerful.

    To celebrate the publication of two new Python books; the Python 2.6 Graphics Cookbook and the Python Text Processing with NLTK 2.0 Cookbook, Packt is offering a series of attractive discounts on all Python books.

        * Buy any Python print book and get 20% off
        * Buy any Python eBook and get 30% off

    This offer will last for a limited period only. Grab your copy now !

    Read Exclusive offer on all Python books in full

    Exclusive Offer On All Print Books: Now Read The Book At Your Convenience!

    by | June 2011 |
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    This month we are pleased to announce an exclusive offer on all print books from Packt. You will be delighted to know that now you can buy any print book of your choice and get that eBook absolutely free. That’s not all. In addition to this you also get access to that book on PacktLib absolutely free.

    This is a limited period offer. Grab your copies now!

    To make it easier for you to buy the books on your favorite technologies, we have handpicked some of the most popular books from Packt. Or else simply browse through our collection of books to pick your favorite copies: A-Z List Of Books

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    Exclusive Offer on all Flash Books - Flash Up Your Website

    by | July 2011 |

    Flash applications are popular and becoming increasingly social. With flash applications for Facebook you can tap into a potential audience of half a billion existing users. Configure and publish native iOS apps from Flash Professional. Create beautiful and dynamic web applications and make your site stunning, visually rich, and interactive with Packt's collection of Flash books.

    This July, Packt is offering a series of attractive discounts on all Flash books.

    • Buy any Flash print book and get 20% off.
    • Buy any Flash eBook and get 30% off.

     

    This offer will last for a limited period only. Grab your copy now!

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    Exclusive Discount Offer: PHP 5 Social Networking - Up to 40% Off

    by | May 2011 |

    Packt has come up with a special offer on one of its titles - PHP 5 Social Networking.

    PHP 5 Social Networking will demonstrate how to create, maintain, and extend a powerful social network site. It shows how to create your own flexible social networking framework, allowing users to sign up, customize their profile, befriend other users, share information, communicate, interact with one another, and much more.

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    You will be delighted to know that now you can get 20% off the print copy or 40% off the eBook version. If you buy both versions at the same time, you get 20% off the book and 90% off the eBook!

    To take advantage of these discounts, add the book /eBook/bundle to the cart and add the corresponding promotion code (mentioned below) to the promotion code field. Next click on ‘Add promotion code’ and your discount will be applied:

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    Exclusive Discount Offer: Blender 2.49 Scripting - Up to 50% Off

    by | December 2010 | Open Source

    Packt has come up with a special offer on one of its titles - Blender 2.49 Scripting

    Blender 3D is a popular, open source modeling package that can produce photo-realistic 3D images and animations. Automating tasks and extending the functionality of an extensive application like Blender will streamline your workflow and make the impossible possible. However, implementing scripts may be daunting.


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    Exclusive Discount for Enterprise Newsletter Subscribers

    by | July 2011 | Enterprise Articles IBM Microsoft Oracle

     

    Sign-up to the Packt Enterprise Newsletter today and receive a 30% discount on the Enterprise eBook of your choice!

    Packt Enterprise's Newsletter is a monthly round-up of new releases and offers for Microsoft, Oracle, IBM and other Enterprise books

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    Exchange Server 2010 Windows PowerShell: Working with Distribution Groups

    by Mike Pfeiffer | July 2011 | Cookbooks Enterprise Articles Microsoft

    This article by Mike Pfeiffer, author of Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 Windows PowerShell Cookbook, takes you deeper into distribution group management. The recipes in this article provide solutions to some of the most common distribution group management tasks that can, and sometimes must, be handled from the command line. Topics include distribution group reporting, distribution group naming policies, and allowing end users to manage distribution group membership.

    In this article, we will cover the following:

    • Reporting on distribution group membership
    • Previewing dynamic distribution group membership
    • Excluding hidden recipients from a dynamic distribution group
    • Converting and upgrading distribution groups
    • Allowing managers to modify group permissions
    • Working with distribution group naming policies
    • Working with distribution group membership approval
    Read Exchange Server 2010 Windows PowerShell: Working with Distribution Groups in full

    Exchange Server 2010 Windows PowerShell: Working with Address Lists

    by Mike Pfeiffer | July 2011 | Cookbooks Enterprise Articles Microsoft

    In this article by Mike Pfeiffer, author of Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 Windows PowerShell Cookbook, you'll learn how to create Address Lists and Hierarchal Address Books. This article has immediately-usable task-based recipes for managing and maintaining your Microsoft Exchange 2010 environment with Windows PowerShell 2.0 and the Exchange Management Shell for some address list management that can be automated through the shell.

    In this article, we will cover the following:

    • Creating address lists
    • Exporting address list membership to a CSV file
    • Configuring hierarchical address books
    Read Exchange Server 2010 Windows PowerShell: Working with Address Lists in full

    Exchange Server 2010 Windows PowerShell: Troubleshooting Mailboxes

    by Mike Pfeiffer | July 2011 | Cookbooks Enterprise Articles Microsoft

    PowerShell is now an integral part of Exchange Server management and you need to learn the basics and have a point of reference for building your own scripts. That's what this article is all about. In this chapter, we'll cover some core PowerShell concepts that will provide you with a sound foundation.

    In this article by Mike Pfeiffer, author of Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 Windows PowerShell Cookbook, we will cover:

  • Checking mailbox logon statistics
  • Setting storage quotas for mailboxes
  • Finding inactive mailboxes
  • Detecting and fixing corrupt mailboxes
  • Restoring items from mailboxes
  • Read Exchange Server 2010 Windows PowerShell: Troubleshooting Mailboxes in full

    Exchange Server 2010 Windows PowerShell: Managing Mailboxes

    by Mike Pfeiffer | July 2011 | Cookbooks Enterprise Articles Microsoft

    Exchange Server 2010 has many exciting new features such as integrated e-mail archiving, discovery capabilities, and high availability functionality. PowerShell is now an integral part of Exchange Server management and you need to learn the basics like importing and exporting mailbox data, deleting message and managing mailboxes.

    In this article by Mike Pfeiffer, author of Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 Windows PowerShell Cookbook, we will cover:

  • Importing and exporting mailboxes
  • Deleting messages from mailboxes
  • Managing disconnected mailboxes
  • Read Exchange Server 2010 Windows PowerShell: Managing Mailboxes in full

    Exchange Server 2010 Windows PowerShell: Mailboxes and Reports

    by Mike Pfeiffer | July 2011 | Cookbooks Enterprise Articles Microsoft

    PowerShell is now an integral part of Exchange Server management and you need to learn the basics and have a point of reference for building your own scripts. If you're completely new to PowerShell, the concept may be familiar if you've worked with UNIX command shells. In this article, the mailbox management tasks like moving mailboxes and generating some basic reports are dealt with.

    In this article by Mike Pfeiffer, author of Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 Windows PowerShell Cookbook, we will cover:

    • Reporting on the mailbox size
    • Working with move requests and performing mailbox moves
    • Generating mailbox folder reports
    • Reporting on mailbox creation time
    Read Exchange Server 2010 Windows PowerShell: Mailboxes and Reports in full

    Exceptions and Logging in Apache Struts 2

    by Dave Newton | May 2009 | Open Source

    In this article on Apache Struts 2 by Dave Newton, we'll cover something mundane but critical—exception handling and logging. We will explore:

    • The Struts 2 declarative exception handling mechanism
    • Some general exception handling practices that will help us create robust applications
    • Logging configuration and practices to help us take a peek inside our application's execution, and help determine what went wrong when errors occur
    Read Exceptions and Logging in Apache Struts 2 in full

    Exception Handling in MySQL for Python —A Sequel

    by Albert Lukaszewski, PhD | September 2010 | MySQL Open Source

    In the previous article, Inserting Multiple Entries with MySQL for Python, we learned about exception handling in Python.

    This article, Albert Lukaszewski, PhD, author of MySQL for Python, is a sequel of the previous article which discusses ways to handle errors and warnings that are passed from MySQL for Python and the differences between them.

    In this article we will specifically cover:

    • Types of errors
    • Customizing for catching
    • Creating a feedback loop
    • Project: Bad apples
    Read Exception Handling in MySQL for Python —A Sequel in full
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