Embedded System Design: Introduction to SoC System Architecture
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Embedded System Design: Introduction to SoC System Architecture

The book's aim is to highlight all the complex issues, tasks and techniques that must be mastered by a SoC Architect to define and architect SoC for an embedded application. This book is primary focused on real problems with emphasis on architectural techniques across various aspects of chip-design, especially in context to embedded systems. The book covers aspects of embedded systems in a consistent way, starting with basic concepts...

Architecting Modern Data Platforms : A Guide to Enterprise Hadoop at Scale
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Architecting Modern Data Platforms : A Guide to Enterprise Hadoop at Scale

There’s a lot of information about big data technologies, but splicing these technologies into an end-to-end enterprise data platform is a daunting task not widely covered. With this practical book, you’ll learn how to build big data infrastructure both on-premises and in the cloud and successfully architect a modern data platform. Ideal for enterprise architects, IT managers, application architects, and data engineers, this book sho...

Raspberry Pi Computing: Temperature Measurement
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Raspberry Pi Computing: Temperature Measurement

Raspberry Pi Computing: Temperature Measurement aims to provide a full description of the process of setting up a Raspberry Pi computer to record multiple temperatures and to display them on a web page. We'll look at different versions of the Pi, along with loading and configuring the software required with some basic Linux use. If you've heard about the Raspberry Pi you may know that it provides a fantastic method to learn about usi...

Engineering Heat and Mass Transfer
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Engineering Heat and Mass Transfer

This book is thoroughly upgraded and improved to incorporate the syllabi of various universities and competitive examinations. It is especially designed to serve as a basic text for undergraduate course in Heat and Mass Transfer for students of Mechanical/ Chemical/ Aeronautic/ Production/ Metallurgical Engineering. The book follows the straight forward presentation of an extensive discussion of basic topics, classical pattern treati...

Global Navigation Satellite Systems
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Global Navigation Satellite Systems

The Global Positioning System (GPS) has revolutionized the measurement of position, velocity, and time. It has rapidly evolved into a worldwide utility with more than a billion receiver sets currently in use that provide enormous benefits to humanity: improved safety of life, increased productivity, and wide-spread convenience. Global Navigation Satellite Systems summarizes the joint workshop on Global Navigation Satellite Systems he...

802.11 WLANs and IP Networking: Security, QoS, and Mobility
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802.11 WLANs and IP Networking: Security, QoS, and Mobility

Fully addressing the most critical Wlan and Wireless Ip issues in the industry today, this practical new resource focuses on the areas of security, mobility, and QoS improvement. The book gives you a solid understanding of Ieee 802.11 standards and presents solutions discussed by the Ieee 802.11 standardization committee, including those that can be provided at the Ip layer. Moreover, the book provides guidance on deployment, insight...

Make: Getting Started with Raspberry Pi: Electronic Projects with the Low-Cost Pocket-Sized Computer
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Make: Getting Started with Raspberry Pi

I burned through this book in about 3 weeks working into the night in my spare time. I needed an Arduino (Java) friendly way of getting into Python. I started programming using Arduino for personal projects, but my job's pipeline uses Linux (Fedora and CentOS) and python ( for Maya and shell scripting). So, I picked this up to invest in my human capital, and make myself more useful/valuable at work. I've been using Linux as an end us...

Simple Solar Homesteading
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Simple Solar Homesteading

SIMPLE SOLAR HOMESTEADING: Self-Help This book is for anyone thinking about or already living off-grid that wants to learn how to build simple solar projects to make life easier. Includes 15 plans with many pictures, drawings and material list. Learn to build: a solar cabin, solar composting toilet, solar water heater, solar food dehydrator, rainwater harvesting system, root/storm cellar, drill a water well and more... Also included:...

Arista Warrior: Arista Products with a Focus on EOS, 2nd Edition
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Arista Warrior: Arista Products with a Focus on EOS, 2nd Edition

Arista Networks has become a key player when it comes to software-driven cloud networking solutions for large data center storage and computing environments. In this updated edition of Arista Warrior, renowned consultant and technical author Gary Donahue Network Arista Networks has become a key player when it comes to software-driven cloud networking solutions for large data center, storage, and computing environments, and with their...

BIOS Disassembly Ninjutsu Uncovered
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BIOS Disassembly Ninjutsu Uncovered

Explaining security vulnerabilities,possible exploitation scenarios, and prevention in a systematic manner, this guide to BIOS exploitationdescribes the reverse-engineering techniques used to gather information from BIOS and expansion ROMs. SMBIOS/DMI exploitation techniques—including BIOS rootkits and computer defense—and the exploitation of embedded x86 BIOSare also covered.