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Go Programming - From Beginner to Professional - Second Edition
Go Programming - From Beginner to Professional - Second Edition

Go Programming - From Beginner to Professional: Learn everything you need to build modern software using Go, Second Edition

By Samantha Coyle
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Book Mar 2024 680 pages 2nd Edition
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Go Programming - From Beginner to Professional - Second Edition

Part 1: Scripts

Writing simple one-file software applications is often where most software development journeys begin. In this section, you’ll delve into the world of scripting, empowering you to create cool and useful tools and helpers with ease.

This part has the following chapters:

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Key benefits

  • Leverage Go's standard library through practical examples and simplify development tasks using best practices
  • Master effective idiomatic Go syntax, including variables, functions, and loops, to handle data
  • Build fully functional web applications with capabilities such as database connectivity and RESTful API creation
  • Purchase of the print or Kindle book includes a free PDF eBook

Description

Go Programming – From Beginner to Professional is a comprehensive guide that takes your proficiency in the Go programming language from novice to expert. Starting with fundamental concepts, this book covers variables, command-line tools, and working with data before delving into advanced concepts, including error handling, interfaces, and generics, harnessing Go’s latest features through hands-on exercises. Along the way, you’ll learn to structure projects using Go modules, manage packages effectively, and master debugging techniques. As you progress, you’ll get to grips with practical application-centric aspects such as command-line programming, file manipulation, and working with SQL databases. Additionally, the book explores web server development, RESTful APIs, and utilizing the Go HTTP client to interact with web applications. Further enhancing your Go skills, you’ll learn concurrent programming, testing methodologies, Go tools, and how to deploy applications in the cloud. Throughout the book, you’ll uncover Go’s hidden gems and gain insights into time manipulation, best practices, and more. By the end of this book, you’ll have worked through practical exercises and activities that’ll equip you with the knowledge and skills needed to excel as a proficient Go developer, primed for success in real-world projects.

What you will learn

Understand the Go syntax and apply it proficiently to handle data and write functions Debug your Go code to troubleshoot development problems Safely handle errors and recover from panics Implement polymorphism using interfaces and gain insight into generics Work with files and connect to popular external databases Create an HTTP client and server and work with a RESTful web API Use concurrency to design efficient software Use Go tools to simplify development and improve your code

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Publication date : Mar 29, 2024
Length 680 pages
Edition : 2nd Edition
Language : English
ISBN-13 : 9781803243054
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Publication date : Mar 29, 2024
Length 680 pages
Edition : 2nd Edition
Language : English
ISBN-13 : 9781803243054
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Table of Contents

30 Chapters
Preface Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
1. Part 1: Scripts Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
2. Chapter 1: Variables and Operators Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
3. Chapter 2: Command and Control Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
4. Chapter 3: Core Types Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
5. Chapter 4: Complex Types Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
6. Part 2: Components Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
7. Chapter 5: Functions – Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
8. Chapter 6: Don’t Panic! Handle Your Errors Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
9. Chapter 7: Interfaces Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
10. Chapter 8: Generic Algorithm Superpowers Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
11. Part 3: Modules Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
12. Chapter 9: Using Go Modules to Define a Project Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
13. Chapter 10: Packages Keep Projects Manageable Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
14. Chapter 11: Bug-Busting Debugging Skills Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
15. Chapter 12: About Time Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
16. Part 4: Applications Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
17. Chapter 13: Programming from the Command Line Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
18. Chapter 14: File and Systems Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
19. Chapter 15: SQL and Databases Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
20. Part 5: Building For The Web Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
21. Chapter 16: Web Servers Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
22. Chapter 17: Using the Go HTTP Client Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
23. Part 6: Professional Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
24. Chapter 18: Concurrent Work Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
25. Chapter 19: Testing Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
26. Chapter 20: Using Go Tools Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
27. Chapter 21: Go in the Cloud Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
28. Index Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
29. Other Books You May Enjoy Chevron down icon Chevron up icon

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