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An Introduction to Risk Analysis

by Aaron Woody | June 2013 | Architecture & Analysis Enterprise Articles

Security is a process that requires the integration of security into business processes to ensure enterprise risk is minimized to an acceptable level. Security as a process is an approach that highlights the integration of security and business initiatives to reduce the security impact of implementations and changes to the enterprise environment. This article by Aaron Woody, author of Enterprise Security: A Data-Centric Approach to Securing the Enterprise, will introduce the concept of using risk analysis to drive security decisions.

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An Introduction to Rhomobile

by Abhishek Nalwaya | July 2011 | Open Source

Rhomobile has revolutionized the process of developing mobile applications. It has enabled developers to become much faster and more efficient, allowing quicker application development. It enables software programmers to build applications for mobile devices using HTML and Ruby instead of proprietary languages such as Objective-C. Currently, the Rhodes framework supports development for the iPhone, Windows Mobile, Google Android, Symbian, and BlackBerry operating systems.

In this article by Abhishek Nalwaya, author of Rhomobile Beginners Guide, we will briefly discuss the various products of Rhomobile and their architecture.

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An Introduction to PHP-Nuke

by Douglas Paterson | February 2010 | MySQL Content Management Open Source PHP

This article series by Douglas Paterson, author of Building Websites with PHP-Nuke, begins with an overview of PHP-Nuke; what it is, and what it can do to help you build your own community-driven website. We shall learn all the features and functionality provided by PHP-Nuke by developing an example site, the Dinosaur Portal, as we progress through this series.

In this article series, we will cover:

  1. An Introduction to PHP-Nuke (see below)
  2. Installing PHP-Nuke
  3. Your First Page
  4. Managing the Site
  5. Managing Users
  6. Story Management with PHP-Nuke
  7. Content Management Modules
  8. Managing the Discussion Forums
  9. Customizing Layout with Themes
  10. Programming PHP-Nuke
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An Introduction to JSF: Part 2

by Ian Hlavats | December 2009 | Java

This is the second part of the article series on An Introduction to JSF. In this article by Ian Hlavats, we will discuss about Standard JSF Validators and Internationalization in detail. Read An Introduction to JSF: Part 1 here.

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An Introduction to JSF: Part 1

by Ian Hlavats | December 2009 | Java

In this article by Ian Hlavats, we will discuss about JSF in detail. We will learn about:

  • Model-View-Controller architecture
  • JSF Request Processing Lifecycle
  • Managed Beans
  • EL Expressions
  • UI Components
  • Validators
  • Internationalization

 

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An Introduction to Hibernate and Spring: Part 1

by Ahmad Seddighi | November 2009 | Java Open Source

This article by Ahmad Seddighi, introduces Spring and Hibernate, explaining what persistence is, why it is important, and how it is implemented in Java applications. It provides a theoretical discussion of Hibernate and how Hibernate solves problems related to persistence. Finally, we take a look at Spring and the role of Spring in persistence.

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An Introduction to Flash Builder 4-Network Monitor

by | May 2010 | Web Development

In this article by Ali Raza, we will learn about the brand new premium feature of Adobe Flash Builder 4 called Network Monitor.

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Amazon SimpleDB versus RDBMS

by Prabhakar Chaganti Rich Helms | June 2010 | Enterprise Articles Java PHP

In this article by Prabhakar Chaganti and Rich Helms, authors of Amazon SimpleDB Developer Guide, you'll see the differences between SimpleDB and a traditional RDBMS, as well as the pros and cons of using SimpleDB as the storage engine in your application.

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All New September Open Source Books from Packt

by | September 2010 | Open Source

 

Packt Open Source

Packt have published a range of new Open Source books this month, for further information click on the links below.

Also you might want to have a look at our all new offers on multiple books purchases, and pick up a bundle of these books.

 

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All New Open Source Books from Packt-Old

by | September 2010 | Open Source

Packt Open Source

Packt have a great range of new Open Source releases, for further information click on the links below.

Also you might want to have a look at our all new offers on multiple books purchases, and pick up a bundle of these books.

 

 

Drupal 7

Drupal 7

The best way to learn and master Drupal 7, enabling you to create virtually any type of website. It meets the booming demand for well presented, clear, concise, and above all practical information on how to design and build sites like a pro.

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Drupal 7 Module Development

Drupal 7 Module Development

Six professional Drupal developers use a practical, example-based approach to introduce PHP developers to the powerful new Drupal 7 tools, APIs, and strategies for writing custom Drupal code.

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NetBeans Platform 6.9 Developer's Guide

NetBeans Platform 6.9 Developer's Guide

Create professional desktop rich-client Swing applications with the Netbeans Platform, the world's only modular Swing application framework

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WordPress 3 Site Blueprints

WordPress 3 Site Blueprints

Ready-made plans for 9 different professional WordPress sites

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Python Multimedia

Python Multimedia

Develop exciting multimedia applications using Python - build applications for processing images, creating 2D animations and processing audio and video

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jQuery 1.4 Reference Guide

jQuery 1.4 Reference Guide

If you are looking for a comprehensive reference guide to this popular JavaScript library, this book is for you. Revised and updated for version 1.4 of jQuery, this book offers an organized menu of every jQuery method, function, and selector.

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Alfresco 3 Web Services

Alfresco 3 Web Services

The first book to show you how to use Web Services in Alfresco.

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All New Open Source Books from Packt

by | September 2010 | Open Source

 

Packt Open Source

Packt have a great range of new Open Source releases, for further information click on the links below.

Also you might want to have a look at our all new offers on multiple books purchases, and pick up a bundle of these books.

 

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All New October Open Source Books from Packt

by | October 2010 | Open Source

 

Packt Open Source

Packt have published a range of new Open Source books this month, for further information click on the links below.

Also, to celebrate Packt's Open Source Awards 2010, We are giving a special offer on all Open Source eBooks. Get any Open Source eBook for just $9.99 now!

 

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All New Drupal Books from Packt

by | May 2011 | Drupal Open Source

 

Packt Open Source

Packt has a great range of new Drupal releases in 2011, for further information click on the links below.

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Alice 3: Making Simple Animations with Actors

by Vanesa S. Olsen | April 2011 | Open Source

Alice is a free and innovative 3D programming environment that makes it easy to create an animation for telling a story, playing an interactive game, or a video to share on the Web. Alice is a teaching tool designed as a revolutionary approach to teaching and learning introductory programming concepts.

In this article by Vanesa S. Olsen, author of Alice 3 Cookbook, we will cover:

  • Browsing galleries to search for a specific class
  • Creating a new instance from a class in a gallery
  • Setting initial properties for an actor
  • Moving an actor
  • Resizing an actor
  • Working with multiple actors
  • Moving an actor with relative positions
  • Orienting an actor to a target actor
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Alice 3: Controlling the Behavior of Animations

by Vanesa S. Olsen | July 2011 | Open Source

Alice is a free and innovative 3D programming environment that makes it easy to create an animation for telling a story, playing an interactive game, or a video to share on the Web. Alice is a teaching tool designed as a revolutionary approach to teaching and learning introductory programming concepts.

In this article by Vanesa S. Olsen, author of Alice 3 Cookbook, we will cover:

  • Performing many statements in order
  • Using a counter to run statements many times
  • Running statements for different actors
  • Running statements for many actors
  • Running many statements at the same time
  • Repeating statements at the same time
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Alfresco Web Content Management (WCM) 2.0 Part Two

by Pawan Kumar | July 2007 |

Alfresco WCM 2.0 offers exciting features for rapid deployment of web content management solutions. It also facilitates management of business-level or application-level features on a web site. Content creation and approval is pleasantly smooth with sandbox previews for individual users.

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Alfresco Web Content Management (WCM) 2.0 Part One

by Pawan Kumar | July 2007 | Content Management

Alfresco WCM 2.0 offers exciting features for rapid deployment of web content management solutions. It also facilitates management of business-level or application-level features on a web site. Content creation and approval is pleasantly smooth with sandbox previews for individual users.

Alfresco is an open-source platform developed with the stated goal of bringing enterprise content management (ECM) capabilities to open source. The Alfresco leadership team brings content management experience from companies such as Documentum, Business Objects, and SeeBeyond. Alfresco has matured with two major releases over a period of 2.5 years. Alfresco enables Document Management, Collaboration, Records Management, Knowledge Management, Web Content Management and Imaging – some of the most common applications of enterprise content management. Alfresco WCM 2.0 was released recently and offers some exciting built-in features that promote development efficiency and reduce infrastructure demands. Author Pawan Kumar explores these aspects in this article.

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Alfresco Enterprise Content Management - Author Interview

by Munwar Shariff | February 2007 | Content Management

"Unlike most other open source CMS which offered only the web content management, Alfresco provided a wide range of solutions to Enterprise customers with an impressive roadmap. This excited us a lot and we started implementing Alfresco in many enterprises."

Read more in the interview with Munwar Shariff, author of the newly released Alfresco Enterprise Content Management Implementation

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Alfresco 3: Writing and Executing Scripts

by Snig Bhaumik | July 2011 | Open Source

An API (Application Programming Interface) is an interface implemented and offered by a software program that enables other applications to interact with it, or enables developers to write other applications on top of it. An API can be exposed in several different forms, such as internal class model and implementation–using which you can write your program, or as different services, for example, web services. As a solution developer of an Enterprise framework, you need to be proficient on the APIs provided and exposed by the framework.

In this article by Snig Bhaumik, author of Alfresco 3 Cookbook, we will take a look at how to write and execute scripts.

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