This latest textbook from bestselling author, Douglas E. Comer, is a class-tested book providing a comprehensive introduction to cloud computing. Focusing on concepts and principles, rather than commercial offerings by cloud providers and vendors, The Cloud Computing Book: The Future of Computing Explained gives readers a complete picture of the advantages and growth of cloud computing, cloud infrastructure, virtualization, automation and orchestration, and cloud-native software design. The book explains real and virtual data center facilities, including computation (e.g., servers, hypervisors, Virtual Machines, and containers), networks (e.g., leaf-spine architecture, VLANs, and VxLAN), and...
Beginning with an explanation of why considerable outlays for computing since 1973 have not resulted in comparable payoffs, the author proposes that emerging techniques for user-centred development can turn the situation around - through task analysis, ite
Shelly Cashman's Computer Concepts and Microsoft Office texts combine for a course teaching concepts and application software using Microsoft Office. The total teaching and learning system provides you with a wealth of supplements to ensure a successful teaching experience.
The conference is about using information technology in education and the teaching of informatics. The conference themes will appeal to people involved at all levels from elementary and primary through secondary to tertiary and vocational education.
Learn to maximize the use of mobile devices, make the most of online tools for collaboration and communication, and fully utilize the web and cloud with the latest edition of DISCOVERING COMPUTERS 2018. Clearly see how technology skills can assist in both gaining employment and advancing a career. This edition highlights web development, how to create a strong web presence, and take full advantage of the latest Windows 10. Content addresses today’s most timely issues with coverage of contemporary technology developments and interesting in-text discussions. The authors provide helpful suggestions within a proven learning structure and offer meaning practice to reinforce skills. Self-assessments open each module and equip readers to focus study efforts and master more skills in less time. DISCOVERING COMPUTERS presents the key content needed for success using an approach that ensures understanding. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
The electronic digital computer has perhaps had more effect on people around the world than any other device invented by twentieth-century man. Our lives are being influenced by these machines, and in many cases are actually dependent on them. A decade ago, only a handful of teachers, scientists, engineers, mathematicians, and businessmen really understood the computer and its application to contemporary problems. The purpose of this book is to show the almost unbelievably wide range of computer applications. Medicine, law, engineering, transportation, business, and education are only a few of the fields in which the computer has become a vital tool.