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Enter the magical world of cinema using Packt's new Celtx: Open Source Screenwriting Beginner's Guide.

April 2011 | Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce Celtx: Open Source Screenwriting Beginner's Guide, an illustrative guide to writing and formatting professional scripts and screenplays in the only way acceptable to Hollywood producers and agents. Written by Ralph Roberts, this book will help readers to get acquainted with all the writing features of Celtx.

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Implement full-text search with lightning speed using Packt's new Sphinx book

April 2011 | Beginner's Guides, Open Source

Sphinx Search Beginner's Guide is a new book from Packt that will teach readers to use the Sphinx client API implementation in their application to fire full text-search queries. Written by Abbas Ali, this book will allow readers to create applications with full-text search functionality, build indexes from varied data sources, filter, sort and group results based on different attributes, and search with different matching and ranking modes.

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Create impressive 3D sculptures in ZBrush using Packt's new book

April 2011 | Beginner's Guides, Web Graphics & Video

ZBrush 4 Sculpting for Games: Beginner's Guide is a new book from Packt that will help readers to sculpt machines, environments and creatures for their game development projects. Written by Manuel Scherer, this book covers all aspects of sculpting for games, right from developing concept art to integrating the available models with the game environment.

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PacktLib has Uploaded the 500th Book to its Online Library

March 2011 | Enterprise, Open Source

28th March 2011

There are now over 500 Packt books available on PacktLib, and with the PacktLib library predicted to grow by an estimated 30 books per month you'll never be short of something to read.

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Create and customize your own website using Packt's new Concrete5 book

March 2011 | Beginner's Guides, Content Management, MySQL, Open Source, PHP

Packt is pleased to announce Concrete5 Beginner's Guide, a new book which helps developers get started with Concrete5 quickly and efficiently. Written by Remo Laubacher, this book helps readers familiarize themselves with all of Concrete5's features.

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Create secure sites with Moodle using Packt's new book

March 2011 | Content Management, Moodle, Open Source

Moodle Security is a new book from Packt that shows readers how to install and configure Moodle in the most secure way possible. Written by Darko Miletic, this book will assist Moodle administrators and teachers to protect their students and staff by securing their site from online attacks and hacks.

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Learn to be more productive as a SharePoint End User with Packt’s new book

March 2011 | Enterprise

Microsoft SharePoint 2010 End User Guide: Business Performance Enhancement is the new book from Packt that offers applicable, no-coding solutions to dramatically enhance the business performance of the reader. Written by Peter Ward and Michael McCabe experts in the field of collaboration technology, the book mainly focuses on explaining the core capabilities of SharePoint 2010 from an end user perspective such as Lists, Libraries, Workflows, Blogs and Wiki, all without writing any code.

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SharePoint administration made easy with Packt’s new cookbook

March 2011 | Enterprise, Microsoft

Microsoft SharePoint 2010 Administration Cookbook is the latest addition to Packt's Cookbook series that provides solutions to the most common problems encountered while administering SharePoint in book and eBook formats. Written by Peter Serzo, the book is packed with many simple yet effective recipes for improving collaboration and content management with SharePoint.

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Harness the power of the OpenVPN 2 network using Packt's new book

March 2011 | Cookbooks, Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce OpenVPN2 Cookbook, a new book which conjures 100 simple yet incredibly effective recipes which helps harness the power of the OpenVPN 2 network. Written by Jan Just Keijser, this book provides solutions for the most common problems and scenarios faced with OpenVPN.

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Create secure, reliable, and easy-to-use web services using Apache Axis2

March 2011 | Open Source, Web Services

Apache Axis2 Web Services, 2nd Edition is a new book from Packt that will help readers to create secure, reliable, and easy-to-use web services using Apache Axis2. Written by Deepal Jayasinghe Afkham Azeez,this book includes extensive and detailed coverage of the enterprise ready Apache Axis2 Web Services and covers advanced topics like security, messaging, REST and asynchronous web services. and

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