This article written by Ved Antani, the author of Managing IaaS and DBaaS Clouds with Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 12c, covers the role of Platform as a Service (PaaS) feature for building a robust Database as a Service (DBaaS) architecture.Read Platform as a Service in full
This article by Filip Lundgren and Ruan Pearce-Authers, the authors of the book CryENGINE Game Programming with C++, C#, and Lua, covers the CryENGINE entity system, which provides the means for creating everything from simple physicalized objects to complex weather simulation managers.
In this article we will:
- Elaborate on the basic concept and implementation of the entity system
- Create our first custom entity in Lua, C#, and C++
- Learn about the game object system
The image slider has been used a lot and has become a very popular web element. On a website, with beautiful transitions and animations, captions and descriptions, and the use of custom timings, an attractive business presentation is delivered online. Also, a good image slider can display a product showcase, catches the user's attention, and improves its sale.
In this article, by Gilberto Crespo, the author of Responsive Web Design with jQuery, we will learn about:
- Different types of responsive image sliders
- Introducing touch gestures in user experience