Advanced Analytics with Spark: Patterns for Learning from Data at Scale

By Uri Laserson, Josh Wills

In this functional publication, 4 Cloudera information scientists current a collection of self-contained styles for acting large-scale information research with Spark. The authors deliver Spark, statistical equipment, and real-world facts units jointly to educate you ways to process analytics difficulties via example.

You’ll commence with an advent to Spark and its environment, after which dive into styles that practice universal techniques—classification, collaborative filtering, and anomaly detection between others—to fields equivalent to genomics, defense, and finance. in case you have an entry-level figuring out of laptop studying and records, and also you software in Java, Python, or Scala, you’ll locate those styles beneficial for engaged on your individual facts applications.

Patterns include:

  • Recommending tune and the Audioscrobbler facts set
  • Predicting woodland conceal with choice trees
  • Anomaly detection in community site visitors with K-means clustering
  • Understanding Wikipedia with Latent Semantic Analysis
  • Analyzing co-occurrence networks with GraphX
  • Geospatial and temporal facts research at the ny urban Taxi journeys data
  • Estimating monetary chance via Monte Carlo simulation
  • Analyzing genomics info and the BDG project
  • Analyzing neuroimaging info with PySpark and Thunder

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Getting Started with Drupal Commerce

Learn every thing you want to understand for you to get your first Drupal trade site organize and trading

Overview

  • Understand the major strategies of Drupal trade, its philosophy, and the way it suits within the Drupal surroundings
  • Learn the necessities of making plans your shop to avoid wasting time and frustration
  • Set up and configure your shop together with undefined, taxes, discount rates, coupons, and shipping
  • Configure your cart and checkout method and combine them with a check gateway
  • Learn with assistance from a step by step consultant to making a brand new e-store utilizing a true existence example

In Detail

Drupal trade is rising because the most well liked choice for open resource e-commerce, and it additionally stands as much as comparability opposed to proven proprietary systems.

Getting begun with Drupal trade is an introductory consultant to development an internet shop utilizing Drupal trade in Drupal 7.

Getting begun with Drupal trade takes you step by step via an entire e-commerce site construct, from a fresh install of Drupal to a case in point shop. beginning with the way to manage a Drupal improvement surroundings, we then talk about the making plans of an e-commerce web site and the common questions you need to be asking ahead of getting started.

Next, we stroll via all the crucial setup required for many forms of e-shop, together with taxes, delivery, discount rates and coupons, the checkout procedure, and backend order administration. by means of the tip of having all started with Drupal trade, you'll be fully-equipped to plot and construct your individual shop and you may comprehend the elemental ideas of Drupal trade that might assist you to development to extra complicated shop builds.

What you are going to research from this book

  • Learn the elemental innovations of Drupal Commerce
  • Install Drupal and Drupal trade in an area improvement environment
  • Plan an e-shop for development in Drupal Commerce
  • Install and configure Drupal Commerce
  • Set up a product catalogue and study the adaptation among product monitors and variations
  • Configure VAT and revenues tax
  • Set up the checkout process
  • Create fee diversifications and specified deals for items and customers
  • Manage the order strategy in trade Backoffice
  • Extend trade with extra contributed modules

Approach

A easy but concise step by step instructional that begins from scratch and builds up your wisdom with targeted examples that may make it easier to manage and run an e-commerce website.

Who this e-book is written for

This booklet is for newcomers and should take you thru the set up and configuration of Drupal trade from scratch, yet a few familiarity with Drupal 7 may be a bonus. All examples are in response to improvement on a neighborhood laptop - you don't need a hosted Drupal environment.

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Beginning Groovy, Grails and Griffon

By Vishal Layka

Web frameworks are enjoying a huge function within the construction of ultra-modern so much compelling internet functions, simply because they automate a number of the tedious projects, permitting builders to as a substitute specialize in delivering clients with inventive and robust positive factors. Java builders were really lucky during this region, having been capable of benefit from Grails, an open resource framework that supercharges productiveness whilst development Java–driven websites. Grails is predicated on Groovy, that's a truly renowned and becoming dynamic scripting language for Java builders and was once encouraged by way of Python, Ruby, and Smalltalk.

Beginning Groovy, Grails and Griffon is the 1st introductory e-book at the Groovy language and its basic net framework, Grails.  Griffon is additionally coated. whereas Grails is the net framework for construction Groovy net purposes, Griffon is the deskop framework for development computer Groovy applications.  may perhaps Groovy be the hot Java?  it is mild, quick and loose (open source). 

This publication will get you began with Groovy, Grails and Griffon, and culminates within the instance and attainable program of a few real–world initiatives. You keep on with in addition to the improvement of every undertaking, enforcing and operating each one software whereas studying new good points alongside the best way.


What you’ll learn

  • Understand the basics of the open resource, dynamic Groovy scripting language and the Grails internet framework.
  • Capitalize upon Grails’ well–defined framework structure to construct net functions quicker than ever earlier than.
  • Improve your internet program with cutting–edge interface improvements utilizing Ajax.
  • Use Grails’ object–relational mapping answer, GORM, to regulate your info shop extra successfully than ever sooner than.
  • Take good thing about Groovy to create reporting providers, enforce batch processing, and create substitute shopper interfaces.
  • Deploy and improve your Grails–driven purposes with services and simplicity.
  • Discover an alternate customer in Groovy to boot.
  • Explore the Griffon framework for growing Groovy-based laptop functions.

  • Who this ebook is for

    Java and internet builders seeking to study and embody the ability and adaptability provided by way of the extra agile, light-weight Groovy scripting language and its Grails and Griffon frameworks.

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    MongoDB Cookbook - Second Edition

    By Amol Nayak

    Harness the most recent positive factors of MongoDB three with this selection of eighty recipes – from handling cloud structures to app improvement, this ebook is an important resource

    About This Book

    • Get to grips with the most recent gains of MongoDB 3
    • Interact with the MongoDB server and practice a variety of question operations from the shell
    • From management to automation, this cookbook retains you brand new with the world's prime NoSQL database

    Who This e-book Is For

    This booklet is engineered for someone who's drawn to coping with info in a simple and effective method utilizing MongoDB. you don't want any past wisdom of MongoDB, however it will be worthy when you've got a few programming event in both Java or Python.

    What you are going to Learn

    • Install, configure, and administer MongoDB sharded clusters and copy sets
    • Begin writing purposes utilizing MongoDB in Java and Python languages
    • Initialize the server in 3 varied modes with a number of configurations
    • Perform cloud deployment and introduce PaaS for Mongo
    • Discover frameworks and items equipped to enhance developer productiveness utilizing Mongo
    • Take an in-depth examine the Mongo programming motive force APIs in Java and Python
    • Set up firm type tracking and backups of MongoDB

    In Detail

    MongoDB is a high-performance and feature-rich NoSQL database that varieties the spine of the platforms that energy many various enterprises – it is easy to work out why it is the most well-liked NoSQL database out there. choked with many positive aspects that experience develop into crucial for plenty of forms of software program pros and awfully effortless to take advantage of, this cookbook comprises many options to the standard demanding situations of MongoDB, in addition to suggestions on powerful innovations to increase your abilities and capabilities.

    This booklet starts off with how one can initialize the server in 3 varied modes with quite a few configurations. you are going to then be brought to programming language drivers in either Java and Python. a brand new characteristic in MongoDB three is so you might connect with a unmarried node utilizing Python, set to make MongoDB much more well-liked by a person operating with Python. you are going to then research a number of extra themes together with complicated question operations, tracking and backup utilizing MMS, in addition to a few very valuable management recipes together with SCRAM-SHA-1 Authentication. past that, additionally, you will locate recipes on cloud deployment, together with tips on how you can paintings with Docker bins along MongoDB, integrating the database with Hadoop, and guidance for bettering developer productivity.

    Created as either an available educational and a simple to take advantage of source, to be had everytime you have to resolve an issue, MongoDB Cookbook may help you deal with every little thing from management to automation with MongoDB extra successfully than ever before.

    Style and approach

    Every recipe is defined in an easy set-by-step demeanour but is very comprehensive.

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    WordPress Multisite Administration

    By Tyler L. Longren

    A concise consultant to establish, deal with, and customise your web publication community utilizing WordPress multisite

    Overview

    • Learn the right way to configure a whole, useful, and engaging WordPress Multisite
    • Customize your websites with WordPress topics and plugins
    • Set up, hold, and safe your weblog network

    In Detail

    WordPress is an exceptionally renowned running a blog platform. Few humans become aware of that the software program at the back of WordPress.com, that's a standalone WordPress with multisite enabled, is out there at no cost, for an individual to use. WordPress Multisite is a different “mode” outfitted into WordPress, which lets you create a community of a number of web content, all operating on a unmarried set up of WordPress.

    WordPress Multisite management is an easy-to-understand publication choked with details, counsel, and most sensible practices that can assist you create and deal with a web publication community just like http://wordpress.com/, through the use of WordPress Multisite.

    WordPress Multisite management will take you thru the entire steps essential to get WordPress Multisite put in and configured in your server. It covers every little thing from install and preliminary configuration to customizations and a few worthy troubleshooting tips.

    You also will construct your individual web publication listing that includes the authors on your WordPress Multisite community. The weblog listing is equipped by means of using WordPress baby subject matters, an extremely necessary factor to understand the best way to do.

    You'll research every thing you want to find out about working and conserving a WordPress Multisite installation.

    What you are going to study from this book

    • Create a WordPress multisite community, just like http://wordpress.com/
    • Learn topic and plugin activation and management
    • Make a customized web publication listing that includes community writer content
    • Secure your WordPress Multisite installation
    • Migrate a number of average WordPress websites into one WordPress Multisite installation
    • Tips and most sensible practices for optimization
    • Update topics, plugins, and WordPress core
    • Create a uncomplicated WordPress baby subject for the weblog directory
    • Set up a number of websites in your WordPress multisite network

    Approach

    This is a straightforward, concise consultant with a step by step process, jam-packed with screenshots and examples to establish and deal with a community weblog utilizing WordPress

    Who this ebook is written for

    WordPress Multisite management is perfect for a person eager to familiarize themselves with WordPress Multisite. you will want to understand the fundamentals approximately WordPress, and having at the very least a huge realizing of HTML, CSS, and personal home page may also help, yet is not required.

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    Mobile First

    By Luke Wroblewski

    Our industry’s lengthy look ahead to the entire, strategic consultant to cellular website design is ultimately over. Former Yahoo! layout architect and co-creator of Bagcheck Luke Wroblewski understands extra approximately cellular adventure than the remainder of us, and packs all he is familiar with into this enjoyable, to-the-point guidebook. Its data-driven suggestions and conflict confirmed options will make you a grasp of mobile—and enhance your non-mobile layout, too!

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    Joomla! 3 Beginner's Guide Second Edition

    By Eric Tiggeler

    Build, boost, and deal with a completely functioning, expert having a look, and feature-rich web site with the Joomla! CMS

    About This Book

    • Build and continue your individual site fast, simply, and successfully, getting the main out of the totally revised Joomla content material administration system
    • Learn all of the useful net development abilities: from organizing your content material to totally altering the positioning design
    • Learn by means of doing: persist with step by step directions on easy methods to create an instance site that meets real-life requirements

    Who This e-book Is For

    The Joomla! three Beginner's consultant moment version is the final word advisor for net builders who desire to construct upon their abilities and data on growing web content. no matter if you are new to this topic, you will not have any trouble figuring out the transparent and pleasant directions and reasons. No past wisdom of HTML and CSS is required.

    What you are going to Learn

    • Discover the right way to create a feature-rich website that is effortless to extend, customise, and continue, with no studying HTML and Cascading variety Sheets (CSS)
    • Engage your internet viewers and switch them into lively clients; permit clients to sign in and upload content
    • Use templates to get your web site to appear fantastic by way of tweaking the CSS and customizing templates utilizing your individual brand, fonts, and colors
    • Extend Joomla's services through discovering and fitting must-have extensions that completely meet your purposes
    • Get to understand tips to bring up your site's visibility for se's, utilising website positioning (SEO) techniques

    In Detail

    Taking complete benefit of the entire new beneficial properties and improvements further to the 2014 unencumber of Joomla three, this useful consultant begins by way of instructing you the way to put in Joomla. After a brief travel of the fundamental ideas and the hot positive factors, you will construct your first actual website very quickly by way of customizing Joomla's default pattern web site to fit you, changing the brand, shades, menus, and content.

    You will easy methods to set up the becoming quantity of content material utilizing Joomla's versatile procedure of different types and content material tags. within the final couple of chapters, you transcend the fundamentals and should become aware of how you can extend Joomla's features. eventually, you are going to achieve wisdom approximately website positioning (SEO), website protection, and multilingual websites. step by step, the Joomla! three Beginner's advisor moment variation teaches you the way to establish, customise, improve, and continue your site utilizing Joomla!

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    XML For Dummies

    By Lucinda Dykes, Ed Tittel

    See how XML works for enterprise wishes and RSS feeds

    Create consistency on the net, or tag your information for various purposes

    Tag -- XML is it! XML tags allow you to percentage your structure in addition to your info, and this useful advisor will convey you the way. you will soon be utilizing this markup language to create every thing from sites to company kinds, gaining knowledge of schemas and DOCTYPES, wandering the Xpath, teaming up XML with place of work 2003, and more.

    detect how to
    * Make details portable
    * Use XML with notice 2003
    * shop types of data
    * Convert HTML files to XHTML
    * upload CSS to XML
    * comprehend and use DTDs

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    The Art and Science of Web Design

    By Jeffrey Veen

    The paintings & technology of website design may help you already know the net from the interior. it really is dependent round center net ideas that frequently get just a passing point out in books on website design. This ebook isn't really a reference publication or a method advisor. it's your mentor, whispering on your ear all of the solutions to these ubiquitous questions, and reminding us that there are actually new principles and new how you can holiday them.

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    Seven Deadliest Web Application Attacks (Seven Deadliest Attacks)

    By Mike Shema

    Seven Deadliest instant applied sciences assaults attracts awareness to the vagaries of internet defense through discussing the seven deadliest vulnerabilities exploited through attackers. every one bankruptcy offers examples of other assaults performed opposed to sites. The technique at the back of the assault is explored, exhibiting its strength impression. Then, the bankruptcy strikes directly to tackle attainable countermeasures for various facets of the assault.
    The booklet includes seven chapters that disguise the next: the main pervasive and simply exploited vulnerabilities in sites and net browsers; based question Language (SQL) injection assaults; errors of server directors that disclose the website to assault; brute strength assaults; and good judgment assaults. The ways that malicious software program malware has been transforming into as a hazard on the internet also are mentioned.
    This publication is meant for an individual who makes use of the net to ascertain e mail, store, or paintings. internet program builders and protection pros will enjoy the technical information and technique in the back of the internet assaults coated during this ebook. government point administration will reap the benefits of figuring out the threats to an internet site, and in lots of situations, how an easy assault requiring not anything greater than an internet browser can seriously impression a site.

    • Knowledge is energy, know about the main dominant assaults presently waging battle on desktops and networks globally
    • Discover the easiest how you can protect opposed to those vicious assaults; step by step guideline indicates you how
    • Institute countermeasures, don’t be stuck defenseless back, and learn recommendations to make your laptop and community impenetrable

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