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Get the most out of Oracle Warehouse Builder 11g R2 using Packt's new book

July 2011 | Enterprise, Oracle

Packt is pleased to announce it latest book “Oracle Warehouse Builder 11g R2 : Getting started” which helps build a working data warehouse from scratch with Oracle Warehouse Builder. Written by Bob Griesemer, and an update to his best-selling previous edition, this book extracts, transforms and helps load data in order to build a dynamic and operational warehouse.

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Explore all the features of jQuery Mobile with Packt’s new book

June 2011 | Java, Networking & Telephony, Open Source

Packt is delighted to announce jQuery Mobile First Look, a new book which aims to show the features of the jQuery Mobile framework, what they do, and how they can be used. Written by Giulio Bai,this book covers all the factors that a developer needs to know before starting mobile web application development. The book also suggests the best practices and methods to accomplish things in an alternative way.

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It’s back! Packt announces the Learning jQuery third edition.

June 2011 | AJAX, Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce Learning jQuery Third Edition, a book that introduces readers with minimal programming experience to jQuery and provides detailed solutions to specific client-side problems. Written by Karl Swedberg and Jonathan Chaffer, this book is a revised and updated version of the popular jQuery book.

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Solve data manipulation problems using Packt's new Pentaho book

June 2011 | Cookbooks, Open Source

Pentaho Data Integration 4 Cookbook is a new book from Packt that shows readers how to take advantage of all the aspects of Kettle through a set of practical recipes organized to provide quick solutions to their needs. Written by Adrián Sergio Pulvirenti and María Carina Roldán, the book is loaded with over 70 recipes with easy step-by-step instructions to accomplish specific tasks. There are examples and codes that are ready for adaptation to individual needs.

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Build bug free Android applications with Packt’s new Android book

June 2011 | Networking & Telephony

Packt is delighted to announce Android Application Testing Guide, a new book which provides a practical introduction to the most common available techniques, frameworks, and tools to improve the development of Android applications. Written by Diego Torres Milano,this book will help minimize the impact of these errors in Android project and increase development productivity.

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Packt announce MOBI formatted ebooks to be made available from August.

June 2011 | Enterprise, Open Source

Packt Publishing is pleased to announce the release of their complete catalogue of books across all the main electronic formats for its customers. Having been an early mover in the sale of PDF ebooks, and leading the way with removing DRM at customer’s request, from August 2011, all ebook customers will be able to download their titles in the Kindle-enabled MOBI format.

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Master the art of penetration testing with BackTrack using Packt’s new book

June 2011 | Open Source

BackTrack 4: Assuring Security by Penetration Testing is a new book from Packt that will help users to learn the black-art of penetration testing with in-depth coverage of BackTrack Linux distribution . Written by Shakeel Ali and Tedi Heriyanto , this book will assist users to explore the insights and importance of testing their corporate network systems before hackers strike it.

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Move into the practical world of NetBeans with Packt's new book

June 2011 | Cookbooks, Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce its new book, NetBeans IDE 7 Cookbook, which aims at Java developers of all levels who use NetBeans, wanting to learn and implement the full spectrum of features offered by the NetBeans IDE. Written by Rhawi Dantas, this step-by-step practical cookbook is loaded with over 70 highly focused recipes to help Java developers with all kinds of NetBeans development tasks.

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Become a confident Octave user with Packt’s latest book

June 2011 | Open Source

Packt’s latest addition to its beginner’s guide series GNU Octave Beginner's Guide aims to help readers to learn the easiest way to use GNU Octave's power and flexibility for data analysis. Written by researcher and long time Octave user Jesper Schmidt Hansen, the book is written with intent to help readers master Octave from the ground up.

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Design and manage Oracle 11g RAC environments with Packt’s new book

June 2011 | Enterprise, Oracle

Packt is pleased to announce a new book on Oracle, titled Oracle 11gR1/R2 Real Application Clusters Essentials that provides an understanding of all the components of an Oracle RAC environment. Written by Oracle RAC Certified experts Ben Prusinski and Syed Jaffar Hussain, this book explores the new features of Oracle RAC environment and helps configure, install, and design Oracle 11g RAC.

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