Pro DAX and Data Modeling in Power BI
by Adam Aspin
Develop powerful data models that bind data from disparate sources into a coherent whole. Then extend your data models using DAX - the query language that underpins Power BI - to create reusable measures to deliver finely-crafted custom calculations in your dashboards.This book starts off teaching you how to define and enhance the core structures of your data model to make it a true semantic layer that tran...
Price: $54.99 | Publisher: Apress | Release: 2023
PHP 8 for Absolute Beginners, 3rd Edition
by Jason Lengstorf, Thomas Blom Hansen, Steve Prettyman
Embark on a practical journey of building dynamic sites aided by multiple projects that can be easily adapted to real-world scenarios. This third edition will show you how to become a confident PHP developer, ready to take the next steps to being a Full Stack Developer and/or successful website or web application programmer. You won't be swamped with every detail of the full PHP language up front - ins...
Price: $40.67 | Publisher: Apress | Release: 2022
by Robert Ciesla
Grasp the fundamentals of digital audio work in the context of video games, including the basics of middleware such as Fmod and Wwise. We will review software such as Apple's Logic and Garageband, Paul Davis's Ardour, and many other popular digital audio workstations.We will start with an introduction to the basic terminology of digital audio work while also getting acquainted with current generat...
Price: $30.96 | Publisher: Apress | Release: 2022
Introduction to Game Design, Prototyping, and Development, 3rd Edition
by Jeremy Gibson Bond
A hands-on book that explains concepts "by doing," Introduction to Game Design, Prototyping, and Development, 3rd Edition, takes readers through the process of making both paper and digital game prototypes. Rather than focusing on a single tutorial, as most Unity books have done, this book explores several small prototypes, reinforcing critical concepts through repetition from project to project. ...
Price: $79.99 | Publisher: Addison-Wesley | Release: 2022
by Dino Esposito, Francesco Esposito
ML.NET brings the power of machine learning to all .NET developers and Programming ML.NET helps you apply it in real production solutions. Modeled on Dino Espositos best-selling Programming ASP.NET, this book takes the same scenario-based approach Microsofts team used to build ML.NET itself. After a foundational overview of ML.NETs libraries, the authors illuminate mini-frameworks (ML Tasks) for regression,...
Price: $42.88 | Publisher: Microsoft Press | Release: 2022
Even You Can Learn Statistics and Analytics, 4th Edition
by David M. Levine, David F. Stephan
This book discusses statistics and analytics using plain language and avoiding mathematical jargon. If you thought you couldnt learn these data analysis subjects because they were too technical or too mathematical, this book is for you!This edition delivers more everyday examples and end-of-chapter exercises and contains updated instructions for using Microsoft Excel. Youll use downloadable data sets and sp...
Price: $28.63 | Publisher: Addison-Wesley | Release: 2022
Learn Enough Developer Tools to Be Dangerous
by Michael Hartl
Three of the core tools needed for modern software development are the Unix command line, a text editor, and version control with Git. But you don't need to learn "everything" about them, just how to use them efficiently to solve real problems. In Learn Enough Developer Tools to Be Dangerous, renowned instructor Michael Hartl teaches the specific concepts, skills, and approaches you need so y...
Price: $29.64 | Publisher: Addison-Wesley | Release: 2022
Advanced Analytics with PySpark
by Akash Tandon, Sandy Ryza, Uri Laserson, Sean Owen, Josh Wills
The amount of data being generated today is staggering and growing. Apache Spark has emerged as the de facto tool to analyze big data and is now a critical part of the data science toolbox. Updated for Spark 3.0, this practical guide brings together Spark, statistical methods, and real-world datasets to teach you how to approach analytics problems using PySpark, Spark's Python API, and other best pract...
Price: $41.03 | Publisher: O'Reilly Media | Release: 2022
Foundations of Scalable Systems
by Ian Gorton
In many systems, scalability becomes the primary driver as the user base grows. Attractive features and high utility breed success, which brings more requests to handle and more data to manage. But organizations reach a tipping point when design decisions that made sense under light loads suddenly become technical debt. This practical book covers design approaches and technologies that make it possible to s...
Price: $44.93 | Publisher: O'Reilly Media | Release: 2022
Azure AI Services at Scale for Cloud, Mobile, and Edge
by Simon Bisson, Mary Branscombe, Chris Hoder, Anand Raman
Take advantage of the power of cloud and the latest AI techniques. Whether you're an experienced developer wanting to improve your app with AI-powered features or you want to make a business process smarter by getting AI to do some of the work, this book's got you covered. Authors Anand Raman, Chris Hoder, Simon Bisson, and Mary Branscombe show you how to build practical intelligent applications f...
Price: $45.38 | Publisher: O'Reilly Media | Release: 2022