By Nagy K. Hanna
Remodeling executive and Empowering groups: The Sri Lankan event with e-Development is a case learn of why and the way nationwide e-leadership associations, egovernment and e-society courses have been designed and applied. The ebook examines the method of creating nationwide ICT associations, displaying easy methods to layout and enforce an built-in e-government software. reworking executive and Empowering groups additionally describes how a fund used to be built to advertise grassroots concepts that leverage ICT to unravel difficulties of rural improvement and poverty. The publication proposes nationwide e-strategies be grounded in an built-in framework and institutional mechanisms that might make the most synergies and interdependencies one of the various components of e-development. eventually the various classes realized thus far from enforcing the e-Sri Lanka software are summed up.
By Paul Golding
"Connected prone is a must-read for telco strategists who have to wake up to hurry on how the area of software program and the internet 2. zero works." Andreas Constantinou, study Director, VisionMobile
"This booklet is a needs to learn for these charged with best innovation in an international of attached prone the place telco and net collide." - Jason Goecke, vice president of Innovation, Voxeo Labs
This booklet explains the typical underlying technological subject matters that underpin the hot period of hooked up companies in a submit internet 2.0 epoch
In this ebook, the writer explores the underlying technological issues that underpin the hot period of hooked up companies. moreover, it explains how the applied sciences paintings and what makes every one of them major, for instance, the possibility of discovering new which means in info on the planet of massive information systems, sometimes called “No-SQL” databases. furthermore, it tackles the latest components of know-how akin to HTML5, Android, iOS, open resource, mash-ups, cloud computing, real-time net, augmented truth, and extra. eventually, the ebook discusses the possibilities and demanding situations of a hooked up global the place either machines and other people speak in a pervasive model, taking a look past the hype and promise of rising different types of communique corresponding to the “Internet of items” and “Real-time net” to teach managers find out how to comprehend the potential for the allowing applied sciences and observe them for significant functions of their personal world.
Explores the typical and emergent underlying technological subject matters that underpin the recent period of attached services
Addresses the most recent parts of net expertise corresponding to internet and cellular 2.0, open resource, mash-ups, cloud computing, net 3.0, augmented truth, and more
Shows the reader how one can comprehend the potential for the allowing applied sciences and observe them for significant purposes of their personal world
Discusses new advancements within the technological panorama corresponding to telephone proliferation, maturation of net 2.0, elevated convergence among cellular networks and the net, and so forth
Examines sleek software program paradigms like Software-as-as-Service (SaaS), Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) and Network-as-a-Service (NaaS)
Explores intimately how net start-ups quite paintings and what telcos can do to undertake lean and agile methods
This e-book may be a useful advisor for technical designers and executives, venture managers, product managers, CEOs and so forth. at cellular operators (O2, Vodafone, Orange, T-Mobile, BT), mounted operators, converged operators and their contributory provider networks (e.g. infrastructure providers). web services (Google, Yahoo, Amazon, eBay, Apple, Facebook), analysts, product managers, builders, architects, experts, know-how traders, analysts, advertising administrators, company improvement administrators also will locate this ebook of interest.
By Derick Rethans
In case your improvement includes operating with dates and instances, then this e-book is a must have. during this publication, Derick Rethans (contributor to PHP’s center date extension and recognized Hypertext Preprocessor professional) explores in nice element the delicate nuances of operating with dates and instances. often personal home page builders stumble upon unforeseen effects that adversely have an effect on their software program and net purposes. This publication will unquestionably aid them take on these issues.
This e-book covers numerous parts including:
* background of calendars and time criteria, giving the reader a greater knowing of ways date/time options advanced into the way in which they're today
* parsing date/time strings and the aptitude pitfalls a developer can encounter
* timezones, the quirks inherent in them, and the way your program can deal with those quirks
* formatting and representing occasions and dates effectively and working with the DateTime Object
* manipulating and dealing with prior, destiny and habitual dates
* acquiring dates whilst timestamps aren’t available
* structure specifiers
* upgrading the grasp timezone database
By Asoke K. Talukder
The convergence of 2 robust technologies—wireless and the Internet—through IPv4/v6 protocol has resulted in emergence of next-generation networks (NGNs). NGN isn't any extra a community of mere desktops yet a hooked up conglomeration of assorted networks with assorted actual houses, with a plethora of community parts, in addition to numerous real-time multimedia functions. This booklet covers the whole gamut of expertise demanding situations from actual layer to software layer together with safeguard from either educational and business views.
By Ayse Goker, John Davies
This booklet is a vital connection with state of the art concerns and destiny instructions in details retrieval
Information retrieval (IR) should be outlined because the strategy of representing, handling, looking out, retrieving, and offering info. stable IR contains realizing details wishes and pursuits, constructing a good seek process, approach, presentation, distribution and supply. The elevated use of the internet and wider availability of data during this atmosphere ended in the advance of net se's. this variation has introduced clean demanding situations to a much wider number of clients’ wishes, initiatives, and kinds of information.
Today, se's are noticeable in companies, on laptops, in person web content, in library catalogues, and somewhere else. Information Retrieval: looking within the twenty first Century specializes in center recommendations, and present traits within the field.
This publication focuses on:
* info Retrieval Models
* User-centred assessment of knowledge Retrieval Systems
* Multimedia source Discovery
* photo clients’ wishes and looking out Behaviour
* internet info Retrieval
* cellular Search
* Context and data Retrieval
* textual content Categorisation and style in info Retrieval
* Semantic Search
* The position of ordinary Language Processing in info Retrieval: look for that means and Structure
* Cross-language details Retrieval
* functionality concerns in Parallel Computing for info Retrieval
This e-book is a useful reference for graduate scholars on IR classes or classes in similar disciplines (e.g. computing device technology, details technological know-how, human-computer interplay, and data management), educational and business researchers, and commercial group of workers monitoring info seek know-how advancements to appreciate the enterprise implications. Intermediate-advanced point undergraduate scholars on IR or similar classes also will locate this article insightful. Chapters are supplemented with routines to stimulate extra pondering.
By Kevin H. Liu
This can be the 1st publication to target IP over WDM optical networks. It not just summarizes the elemental mechanisms and the new improvement and deployment of WDM optical networks however it additionally information either the community and the software program architectures had to enforce WDM enabled optical networks designed to move IP traffic.The subsequent iteration community using IP over optical networks is instantly rising not just within the spine but in addition in metro and entry networks. Fiber optics revolutionizes the telecom and networking by means of providing huge, immense community capability to maintain the subsequent iteration net development. IP offers the one convergence layer in a world and ubiquitous net. So integrating IP and WDM to move IP site visitors over WDM enabled optical networks successfully and successfully is an pressing but vital task.* Covers scorching parts like site visitors engineering, MPLS, peer-to-peer computing, IPv6.* accomplished evaluate of background, historical past and research.* offers all specifications for a WDM optical community (enabling applied sciences, optical elements, software program structure, administration, etc.).* functionality experiences and outlines of experimental WDM optical networks warrantly the sensible procedure of the book.Technical engineers and community practitioners, designers and analysts, community managers and technical administration body of workers in addition to first yr graduate scholars or senior undergraduate scholars majoring in networking and/or community keep watch over and administration will all locate this necessary.
By Qizheng Gu
This booklet serves as a hands-on consultant to RF tunable units, circuits and subsystems. An leading edge of modeling for tunable units and networks is defined, in addition to a brand new tuning set of rules, adaptive matching community keep an eye on strategy, and novel filter out frequency automated keep watch over loop. the writer offers readers with the mandatory heritage and strategies for designing and constructing tunable RF networks/circuits and tunable RF font-ends, with an emphasis on purposes to mobile communications.
By Janna Quitney Anderson
In regards to the sequence: know-how developers, marketers, specialists, academicians, and futurists from worldwide percentage their knowledge sooner or later of the web surveys performed via the Pew web & American lifestyles undertaking and Elon collage. The sequence of surveys garners shrewdpermanent, targeted checks of multilayered concerns from numerous voices, starting from the scientists and engineers who created the 1st web structure a decade in the past to social commentators to know-how leaders in agencies, media, govt, and better schooling. one of the respondents are humans affiliated with some of the world's best organisations, together with IBM, AOL, Microsoft, Intel, ICANN, the web Society, Google, W3C, Internet2, and Oracle; Harvard, MIT, and Yale; and the Federal Communications fee, FBI, U.S. Census Bureau, Social protection management, and U.S. division of nation. they supply major and telling responses to questions about the way forward for govt, schooling, media, leisure, trade, and extra. They foresee carrying on with conflicts over keep watch over of networked communications and the content material produced and shared on-line. Ubiquity, Mobility, safety: the way forward for the web, quantity three: in accordance with the 3rd canvassing of net experts and analysts by means of the Pew net & American lifestyles venture, this quantity showcases the responses of know-how stakeholders and critics who have been requested to evaluate eventualities in regards to the destiny social, political, and monetary impression of the net. a few 578 major net activists, developers, and commentators replied during this survey to situations concerning the influence of the net on social, political, and financial existence within the 12 months 2020. an extra 618 stakeholders additionally participated within the learn, for a complete of 1,196 members who shared their perspectives. The insights garnered within the examine incorporated predictions made at the function and value of cellular units, the transparency of individuals and agencies, speak and contact consumer interfaces with the net, the demanding situations of sharing content material whereas attempting to ideal highbrow estate legislation and copyright safeguard, divisions among paintings and private time given the blurring of actual and digital fact, and the "next-generation" engineering of the community to enhance the present web constitution.
By Nelson L. S. da Fonseca, Raouf Boutaba
Cloud companies, Networking and Management offers a finished evaluate of the cloud infrastructure and companies, in addition to their underlying administration mechanisms, together with information middle virtualization and networking, cloud safety and reliability, large facts analytics, clinical and advertisement applications.
Special gains of the booklet include:
- State-of-the-art content
- Self-contained chapters for readers with particular interests
- Includes advertisement purposes on Cloud (video providers and games)