Debugging with Fiddler

Fiddler is a Web Debugging Proxy platform that monitors and modifies web traffic. This freeware tool enables developers, testers, and enthusiasts to inspect traffic, set breakpoints, and "fiddle" with incoming or outgoing data. Fiddler includes powerful event-based scripting, and can be extended using any .NET language. FiddlerCore, the core proxy engine underlying Fiddler, is available to integrate into any .NET application. In this...

Quantifying Research Integrity

Institutions typically treat research integrity violations as black and white, right or wrong. The result is that the wide range of grayscale nuances that separate accident, carelessness and bad practice from deliberate fraud and malpractice often get lost. This lecture looks at how to quantify the grayscale range in three kinds of research integrity violations: plagiarism, data falsification, and image manipulation. Quantification w...

Mastering Unit Testing Using Mockito and JUnit

An advanced guide to mastering unit testing using Mockito and JUnit Create meaningful and maintainable automated unit tests using advanced JUnit features and the Mockito framework Build an automated continuous integration environment to get real-time feedback on broken code, code coverage, code quality, and integration issues Covers best practices and presents insights on architecture and designs to create faster and reliable unit te...

Programming Interviews Exposed

Be prepared for your next job interview with this tried-and-true advice In today's tight job market, competition for programming jobs is hotter than ever. This third edition of a popular guide to programming interviews includes new code examples, information on the latest languages, new chapters on sorting and design patterns, tips on using LinkedIn, and a downloadable app to help prepare applicants for the interview. Like its earlie...

CISA: Certified Information Systems Auditor Study Guide, 4th edition

The ultimate CISA prep guide, with practice exams Sybex′s CISA: Certified Information Systems Auditor Study Guide, Fourth Edition is the newest edition of industry–leading study guide for the Certified Information System Auditor exam, fully updated to align with the latest ISACA standards and changes in IS auditing. This new edition provides complete guidance toward all content areas, tasks, and knowledge areas of the exam and is ill...

Codermetrics: Analytics for Improving Software Teams

How can you help your software team improve? This concise book introduces codermetrics, a clear and objective way to identify, analyze, and discuss the successes and failures of software engineers—not as part of a performance review, but as a way to make the team a more cohesive and productive unit. Experienced team builder Jonathan Alexander explains how codermetrics helps teams understand exactly what occurred during a project, and...

Coding Places: Software Practice in a South American City

Software development would seem to be a quintessential example of today's Internet-enabled "knowledge work"--a global profession not bound by the constraints of geography. In Coding Places, Yuri Takhteyev looks at the work of software developers who inhabit two contexts: a geographical area--in this case, greater Rio de Janeiro--and a "world of practice," a global system of activities linked by shared meanings and joint practice. The...

Creating a Sense of Presence in Online Teaching

This important new resource shows how a strong sense of online presence contributes to greater student satisfaction and retention. The authors explore the psychological and social aspects of online presence from both the instructor and student perspective and provide an instructional design framework for developing effective online learning. Based on solid research and extensive experience, the book is filled with suggested methods, ...


Computer-Netzwerke sind überall. Das Thema ist fester Bestandteil jeder IT-Ausbildung und bildet auch für Administratoren eine der wichtigsten Grundlagen ihrer Arbeit. Daher benötigen berufliche Anwender, Studenten und Azubis ein praxisbezogenes Buch, dass das OSI-Modell, VLANs, VPN und Funknetze vorstellt und auf die einzelnen Netzzugangsszenarien wie ISDN, DSL und Serverhosting eingeht. Das Buch vermittelt die Grundlagen der modern...

Computing Networks

“Computing Networks” explores the core of the new distributed computing infrastructures we are using today:  the networking systems of clusters, grids and clouds. It helps network designers and distributed-application developers and users to better understand the technologies, specificities, constraints and benefits of these different infrastructures’ communication systems. Cloud Computing will give the possibility for millions of us...