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Gaston C. Hillar

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Gaston C. Hillar is Italian and has been working with computers since he was 8 years old. Gaston has a Bachelor's degree in computer science (graduated with honors) and an MBA. Currently, Gaston is an independent IT consultant and a freelance author who is always looking for new adventures anywhere in the world. He was a senior contributing editor at Dr. Dobb's, and has written more than a hundred articles on software development topics. He has received the prestigious Intel Black Belt Software Developer award eight times. He has written many articles about Java for Oracle Java Magazine. Gaston was also a former Microsoft MVP in technical computing. He lives with his wife, Vanesa, and his two sons, Kevin and Brandon.

Books from Gaston C. Hillar

  1. Swift 3 Object-Oriented Programming - Second Edition
    €20.99
    Implement object-oriented programming paradigms with Swift 3.0 and mix them with modern functional programming techniques to build powerful real-world applications
  2. Object-Oriented Programming with Swift 2
    €32.99
    Get to grips with object-oriented programming in Swift to efficiently build powerful real-world applications
  3. MQTT Essentials - A Lightweight IoT Protocol
    €29.99
    Send and receive messages with the MQTT protocol for your IoT solutions.
  4. Microsoft Silverlight 4 and SharePoint 2010 Integration
    €28.99
    Techniques, practical tips, hints, and tricks for Microsoft Silverlight 4 interactions with SharePoint 2010 in this book and eBook
  5. Learning Object-Oriented Programming
    €33.00
    Explore and crack the OOP code in Python, JavaScript, and C#
  6. Java 9 with JShell
    €37.99
    Explore Java 9 with JShell and UML
  7. Internet of Things with Python
    €35.99
    Interact with the world and rapidly prototype IoT applications using Python
  8. Hands-On MQTT Programming with Python
    €18.99
    Explore the features included in the latest versions of MQTT for IoT and M2M communications and use them with modern Python 3.
  9. Guide to NoSQL with Azure Cosmos DB
    €15.99
    Create scalable applications by taking advantage of NoSQL document databases on the cloud with .NET Core
  10. Django RESTful Web Services
    €26.99
    Design, build and test RESTful web services with the Django framework and Python
  11. C# 2008 and 2005 Threaded Programming: Beginner's Guide
    €20.99
    Exploit the power of multiple processors for faster, more responsive software.
  12. Building RESTful Python Web Services
    €26.99
    Create web services that are lightweight, maintainable, scalable, and secure using the best tools and techniques designed for Python
  13. 3D Game Development with Microsoft Silverlight 3: Beginner's Guide
    €23.99
    A practical guide to creating real-time responsive online 3D games in Silverlight 3 using C#, XBAP WPF, XAML, Balder, and Farseer Physics Engine
  14. Building RESTful Python Web Services with Tornado [Video]
    €93.99
    Create lightweight, maintainable, scalable, and secure web apps using the best tools and techniques
  15. Building RESTful Python Web Services with Flask [Video]
    €93.99
    Create lightweight, maintainable, scalable, and secure web apps using the best tools and techniques
  16. Building RESTful Python Web Services with Django [Video]
    €93.99
    Create lightweight, maintainable, scalable, and secure web apps using the best tools and techniques
  17. Hands-On RESTful Python Web Services - Second Edition
    €23.99
    Explore the best tools and techniques to create lightweight, maintainable, and scalable Python web services
  18. Managing Data and Media in Microsoft Silverlight 4: A mashup of chapters from Packt's bestselling Silverlight books
    €20.99
    Manage data in Silverlight, build and maintain rich dashboards, integrate SharePoint with Silverlight, and more