Download E-books Software Modeling and Design: UML, Use Cases, Patterns, and Software Architectures PDF

By Hassan Gomaa

This ebook covers all you want to understand to version and layout software program purposes from use situations to software program architectures in UML and indicates the way to observe the COMET UML-based modeling and layout option to real-world difficulties. the writer describes architectural styles for varied architectures, corresponding to dealer, discovery, and transaction styles for service-oriented architectures, and addresses software program caliber attributes together with maintainability, modifiability, testability, traceability, scalability, reusability, functionality, availability, and protection. whole case experiences illustrate layout matters for various software program architectures: a banking method for client/server structure, an internet buying process for service-oriented structure, an emergency tracking approach for component-based software program structure, and an automatic guided car for real-time software program structure. prepared as an advent by means of a number of brief, self-contained chapters, the booklet is ideal for senior undergraduate or graduate classes in software program engineering and layout, and for skilled software program engineers short of a brief reference at each one level of the research, layout, and improvement of large-scale software program platforms.

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Download E-books Designing Interactive Systems: People, Activities, Contexts, Technologies PDF

By David Benyon

Designing Interactive structures: humans, actions, Contexts, applied sciences is an exhilarating, new, forward-looking textbook in Human machine interplay (HCI). Authoritative in its assurance, this cutting edge booklet takes a top-down technique, beginning with what's well-known to scholars and dealing right down to theory/abstract underpinnings. This makes it appropriate for rookies with a much less technical heritage in addition to complicated scholars of HCI and will be used in any respect levels of the curriculum for classes during this dynamic box. The ebook makes a speciality of and explores this rising self-discipline through bringing jointly the easiest perform and adventure from HCI and interplay layout (ID). The process takes conventional human-centred strategies from HCI, yet acknowledges that we've got long past past desktops and are interested by designing attractive interactions among humans and a variety of units, items and platforms. New parts explored contain info home equipment, supported cooperation and ubiquitous computing and structures.

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Download E-books Knowledge Engineering for Software Development Life Cycles: Support Technologies and Applications PDF

By Muthu Ramachandran

Software exists in a wide range of goods, starting from toys, leisure structures, clinical structures, and residential home equipment to large-scale items akin to plane and communique structures.

Knowledge Engineering for software program improvement lifestyles Cycles: aid applied sciences and Applications bridges the easiest practices and layout ideas effectively hired over final twenty years with sleek wisdom Engineering (KE), which has supplied essentially the most worthy strategies and instruments to aid encoding wisdom and reports. via its id and exploration of software program improvement practices, captured as software program guidance that may be represented to computerized software program improvement, choice making, and data administration, this booklet brings and academia jointly to deal with the necessity for the transforming into purposes and assisting knowledge-based methods to software program development.

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Download E-books Multidimensional Programming PDF

This publication describes a robust language for multidimensional declarative programming referred to as Lucid. Lucid has advanced significantly long ago ten years. the most catalyst for this metamorphosis was once the invention that Lucid relies on intensional common sense, one standard in learning usual languages. Intensionality, and extra particularly indexicality, has enabled Lucid to implicitly convey multidimensional gadgets that vary, a primary power with numerous outcomes that are explored during this publication. the writer covers a wide diversity of subject matters, from foundations to functions, and from implementations to implications. The position of intensional good judgment in Lucid in addition to its outcomes for programming usually is mentioned. The syntax and mathematical semantics of the language are given and its skill for use as a proper method for transformation and verification is gifted. using Lucid in either multidimensional functions programming and software program platforms development (such as a parallel programming process and a visible programming approach) is defined. a unique version of multidimensional computation--education--is defined besides its serendipitous useful advantages for harnessing parallelism and tolerating faults. because the in simple terms quantity that displays the advances over the last decade, this paintings could be of significant curiosity to researchers and complicated scholars concerned with declarative language structures and programming.

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Download E-books Computer Systems Performance Evaluation and Prediction PDF

Desktops functionality evaluate and Prediction bridges the distance from educational to specialist research of computing device performance.

This booklet makes analytic, simulation and instrumentation established modeling and function review of computers parts comprehensible to a large viewers of computers designers, builders, directors, managers and clients. The e-book assumes familiarity with computers structure, computers software program, machine networks and arithmetic together with calculus and linear algebra.

· Fills the void among engineering perform and the educational domain's remedy of desktops functionality assessment and assessment
· offers a unmarried resource the place the pro or scholar can methods to practice computers engineering tradeoff analysis
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Download E-books Real-Time Systems and Programming Languages: Ada, Real-Time Java and C/Real-Time POSIX (4th Edition) (International Computer Science Series) PDF

By Alan Burns

How do real-time platforms vary from common info platforms? Which languages are top for imposing diverse real-time systems?

The fourth version of this best-selling textual content on real-time structures solutions those and different questions. It presents an in-depth research of the necessities for designing and enforcing real-time embedded platforms, and discusses how those standards are met by way of present languages and working platforms. The languages are usually not merely defined, but additionally significantly evaluated. No different e-book on real-time (or concurrent) programming languages covers a similar breadth of material.

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Download E-books Developing Multi-Agent Systems with JADE PDF

By Fabio Luigi Bellifemine

Learn the right way to hire JADE to construct multi-agent systems!

JADE (Java Agent improvement framework) is a middleware for the advance of functions, either within the cellular and glued surroundings, according to the Peer-to-Peer clever self sustaining agent technique. JADE permits builders to enforce and set up multi-agent platforms, together with brokers working on instant networks and limited-resource devices.

Developing Multi-Agent structures with JADE is a realistic consultant to utilizing JADE. The textual content will supply an advent to agent applied sciences and the JADE Platform, ahead of continuing to provide a entire consultant to programming with JADE. uncomplicated gains reminiscent of developing brokers, agent initiatives, agent verbal exchange, agent discovery and GUIs are coated, in addition to extra complex gains together with ontologies and content material languages, complicated behaviours, interplay protocols, agent mobility, and the in-process interface. concerns comparable to JADE internals, operating JADE brokers on cellular units, deploying a fault tolerant JADE platform, and major accessories also are lined in depth.

Developing Multi-Agent structures with JADE:

  • Comprehensive consultant to utilizing JADE to construct multi-agent platforms and agent oriented programming.
  • Describes and explains ontologies and content material language, interplay protocols and intricate behaviour.
  • Includes fabric on patience, safety and a semantics framework.
  • Contains a variety of examples, difficulties, and illustrations to augment learning.
  • Presents a case examine demonstrating using JADE in practice.
  • Offers an accompanying web site with extra studying assets akin to pattern code, routines and PPT-slides.

This important source will supply multi-agent structures practitioners, programmers operating within the software program with an curiosity on multi-agent platforms in addition to ultimate 12 months undergraduate and postgraduate scholars in CS and complex networking and telecoms classes with a finished consultant to utilizing JADE to hire multi agent systems.

With contributions from specialists in JADE and multi agent technology.

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Download E-books Parallel Scientific Computing in C++ and MPI: A Seamless Approach to Parallel Algorithms and their Implementation PDF

By George Em Karniadakis, Robert M. Kirby II

Numerical algorithms, smooth programming concepts, and parallel computing are frequently taught serially throughout various classes and diversified textbooks. the necessity to combine suggestions and instruments frequently comes basically in employment or in examine - after the classes are concluded - forcing the coed to synthesise what's seemed to be 3 self sustaining subfields into one. This booklet offers a continuing method of stimulate the coed concurrently in the course of the eyes of a number of disciplines, resulting in better figuring out of clinical computing as a complete. The booklet comprises either uncomplicated in addition to complex themes and locations equivalent emphasis at the discretization of partial differential equations and on solvers. a few of the complicated themes comprise wavelets, high-order equipment, non-symmetric structures, and parallelization of sparse platforms. the fabric coated is suited for scholars from engineering, desktop technological know-how, physics and arithmetic.

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Download E-books Developer to Designer: GUI Design for the Busy Developer PDF

By Mike Gunderloy

In a fable global, you layout and construct the middle of your program, the elements that do the entire heavy lifting. And the graphical person interface? good, that is the area of the hot-shot sitting one dice over, who went to college to profit how you can provide clients brilliant and powerful keep watch over over the performance you construct.
within the actual international, there is not any hot-shot sitting one dice over, and you have got to construct the GUI your self.

Developer to dressmaker: GUI layout for the Busy Developer is a special source designed that will help you and different skilled builders construct GUIs to your courses which are uncomplicated to profit, effortless to take advantage of, and painless to take care of, although you are not person interface specialists. inside of, the focal point is at the necessities of home windows and internet GUI layout: basic rules that require modest programming attempt yet offer huge, immense payoffs by way of person good fortune and delight. you will examine all about:

  • Arranging textual content and controls in a wise order
  • Understanding and benefiting from the habit of windows
  • Improving the effectiveness of conversation boxes
  • Using complicated controls equivalent to TreeViews, ListViews, and tabs
  • Designing menus and toolbars
  • Providing clients with brilliant customization options
  • Understanding how the foundations switch whilst designing for the Web
  • Handling web page structure and navigation at the Web
  • Anticipating alterations within the subsequent model of Windows

Throughout, writer Mike Gunderloy is doggedly reasonable. Like in his past ebook, Coder to Developer: instruments and methods for providing Your software program, Mike describes how issues really paintings and prescribes methods that you should in attaining significant effects with out staging a revolution. this is often hard-won, useful wisdom from a veteran developer whose recommendation, examples, and total imaginative and prescient will swap how you imagine and work.

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