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Learn how to build Python applications for quantitative finance and financial engineering using Packt's new book and eBook

June 2014 | Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce the release of Python for Finance, a hands-on guide with easy-to-follow examples to help readers learn about option theory, quantitative finance, financial modeling, and time series using Python. The print book is 408 pages long and is priced at $44.99. It is also available in all popular eBook formats, such as Kindle and selected library formats, for $22.94.

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Discover ways to test a DSL implementation using Xtext with Packt’s new book and eBook

June 2014 | Open Source

Packt is proud to introduce their new title, Implementing Domain-Specific Languages with Xtext and Xtend, a practical guide that will help readers to quickly implement a DSL with Xtext and Xtend in a test-driven way with the aid of simplified examples. The book costs $49.99, and is also available in all the popular eBook formats for $25.49.

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Discover the best practices in designing and developing interactive and highly effective Moodle courses using Packt's new book and eBook

June 2014 | e-Commerce, Moodle, Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce the release of Moodle Course Design Best Practices, an easy-to-follow guide that will help readers learn the best practices to design attractive and highly interactive courses with the help of Moodle. The book is 126 pages long and is competitively priced at $22.99. It is also available in all the popular electronic formats for $11.89.

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Generate complex interactive web pages using R and produce publication-ready graphics with Packt’s new video course

June 2014 | Open Source, Web Graphics & Video

Packt is pleased to announce the release of its new video course on ggplot2, Building Interactive Graphs with ggplot2 and Shiny, a practical, screencast-based tutorial. Presented by Christophe Ladroue, the video course is 1 hour 51 minutes long and is competitively priced at $39.99.

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Enhance architectural projects with Lumion using Packt’s new book and eBook

June 2014 | Cookbooks

Packt is pleased to announce the release of Lumion 3D Cookbook, a practical guide that will help readers build spectacular architectural perceptions in seconds using real-time technology. The book is out now and available from Packt in print and all the popular eBook formats. The print book is 297 pages long and is competitively priced at $38.99, while the eBook and Kindle versions are available for $23.99.

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Harness the power of Django to develop advanced web applications with Packt’s new book and eBook

June 2014 | Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce the release of Getting Started with Django. This practical guide follows a step-by-step approach that will help readers utilize the powerful Python web framework to develop web applications. Readers will also learn about the various features of Django to improve the quality of their web applications.

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Integrate PhantomJS into development and testing workflows with Packt’s new book and eBook

June 2014 | Cookbooks, Open Source, Web Development

Packt is pleased to announce the release of its new book PhantomJS Cookbook. This task-based guide provides users with solutions to real-world test automation problems and explains the fundamentals of working with the headless PhantomJS browser. The book has 304 pages and is competitively priced at $41.99, while the eBook versions are available for $22.09.

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Enhance your Python computational skills with the NumPy library using Packt’s new book and eBook

June 2014 | Beginner's Guides, Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce the release of its new book Learning NumPy Array , a step-by-step guide that gives readers a comprehensive overview of NumPy. The book has 165 pages and costs $26.99, and is now available in all the popular eBook formats for $16.99.

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Monitor and automate the tools available to make your VMware vSphere environment more efficient with Packt's new title, VMware vSphere Resource Management Essentials

June 2014 | Enterprise

Packt Publishing is pleased to announce the launch of VMware vSphere Resource Management Essentials, which will help the user familiarize themselves with ESXTOP and the methods to use it to monitor resources. This book is available in various formats and is competitively priced at $34.99 for the print version. For the electronic versions it's just $17.84.

 

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Facilitate the development of plugins and extensions with Redmine through Packt's new book and eBook

June 2014 | Open Source

Packt Publishing is pleased to announce the launch of Redmine Plugin Extension and Development to help users Understand the basic plugin setup from scratch. This book is available in various formats and is competitively priced at $29.99 for the print version, and just $15.29 for the electronic versions.

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