Books Available For Review

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List of Available Books as of 5 June 2016

TitleAuthorPublisher
Processes & Engineering
A Practical Approach to Large-Scale Agile Development: How HP Transformed LaserJet FutureSmart Firmware Gary Gruver, Mike Young and Pat Fulghum Pearson
Agile and Lean Service-Oriented Development: Foundations, Theory, and Practice Xiaofeng Wang, Nour Ali, Isidro Ramos, and Richard Vidgen IGI Global
Scenario-Focused Engineering: A toolbox for innovation and customer-centricity Austina De Bonte, Drew Fletcher Pearson/MS Press
The Software Craftsman: Professionalism, Pragmatism, Pride Sandro Mancuso Pearson/Prentice Hall Professional
Design, Architecture, and Patterns
Architecture and Patterns for IT Service Management, Resource Planning, and Governance, 2nd Edition: Making Shoes for the Cobbler's Children Charles T. Betz Elsevier - Morgan Kaufmann
Building Enterprise Systems with ODP: An Introduction to Open Distributed Processing Peter F. Linington, Zoran Milosevic, Akira Tanaka and Antonio Vallecillo CRC Press
Design Research Through Practice: From the Lab, Field, and Showroom Ilpo Koskinen, John Zimmerman, Thomas Binder, Johan Redstrom, & Stephan Wensveen Elsevier - Morgan Kaufmann
Guerrilla UX Research Methods: Thrifty, Fast, and Effective User Experience Research Techniques Russ Unger & Todd Zaki Warfel Elsevier - Morgan Kaufmann
Information Systems Transformation Architecture-Driven Modernization Case Studies William M. Ulrich and Philip H. Newcomb Morgan Kaufman
User Experience in the Age of Sustainability: A Practitioner's Blueprint Kem-Laurin Kramer Elsevier - Morgan Kaufmann
Data
(VIDEO) Oracle 12c New Features, Part I LiveLessons Jim Czuprynski INFORMIT
(VIDEO) Oracle PL/SQL Programming Fundamentals LiveLessons Dan Hotka INFORMIT
Next Generation Search Engines: Advanced Models for Information Retrieval Christophe Jouis, Ismail Biskri, Jean-Gabriel Ganascia and Magali Roux IGI Global
Oracle Exadata Expert's Handbook Tariq Farooq, Charles Kim, Nitin Vengurlekar, Sridhar Avantsa, Guy Harrison, Syed Hussain Addison-Wesley
Using Open Source Platforms for Business Intelligence: Avoid Pitfalls and Maximize ROI Lyndsay Wise Elsevier - Morgan Kaufmann
Programming, Tools, & Web Development
Deploying RailsTom Copeland and Anthony BurnsPragmatic Bookshelf
Dreamweaver CS6: The Missing ManualDavid Sawyer McFarlandO'Reilly Media
Drupal 7 Explained: Your Step-by-Step GuideStephen BurgePearson/InformIT
Introduction to Combinatorial TestingD. Richard Kuhn, Raghu N. Kacker, and Yu LeiCRC Press
Java Reflection LiveLessons (video training)Paul AndersonPearson/InformIT
Learn More Python the Hard Way LiveLessons (Workshop)Zed ShawPearson/Addison-Wesley Professional
Learn Ruby the Hard Way: A Simple and Idiomatic Introduction to the Imaginative World Of Computational Thinking with CodeZed ShawPearson/Addison-Wesley Professional
Learning AngularJSBrad DayleyINFORMIT
Letting Go of the Words - Writing Web Content that Works 2nd EditionJanice (Ginny) RedishMorgan Kaufmann
Nagios: Building Enterprise-Grade Monitoring Infrastructures for Systems and Networks, 2nd editionDavid JosephsenPearson/InformIT
Perl by ExampleEllie QuigleyPearson/Prentice Hall Professional
Practical Object-Oriented Design in Ruby: An Agile PrimerSandi MetzPearson/Addison-Wesley Professional
Rails Recipes: Rails 3 EditionChad FowlerPragmatic Bookshelf
Sams Teach Yourself Node.js in 24 Hours: 24 Proven One-Hour LessonsGeorge OrnboPearson/SAMS
Sams Teach Yourself Responsive Web Design in 24 HoursJennifer KyrninINFORMIT
(LAB, browser-based) SAMS Teach Yourself Responsive Web Design in 24 Hours: Learning LabJennifer KyrninINFORMIT
Scala Fundamentals LiveLessons (Video Training)Presented by Dan RosenPearson/InformIT
The CSS3 Anthology: Take your sites to New HeightsRachel AndrewSitePoint
The Official Joomla! Book, 2nd Ed.Jennifer Marriott and Elin WaringPearson
The Rails View: Create a Beautiful and Maintainable User ExperienceBruce Williams and John AthaydePragmatic Bookshelf
Operating Systems
Switching to the Mac: The Missing Manual, Lion Edition David Pogue O'Reilly Media
Windows 8.1: The Missing Manual David Pogue O'Reilly Media
Mobility
iPad: The Missing Manual, 4th Edition J.D. Biersdorfer O'Reilly Media
Cloud Computing, SOA, and SaaS
Is Your Company Ready for Cloud?: Choosing the Best Cloud Adoption Strategy for Your Business Pamela Isom with Kerrie Holley Pearson/IBM Press
Migrating Legacy Applications: Challenges in Service Oriented Architecture and Cloud Computing Environments Anca Daniela Ionita, Marin Litoiu, and Grace Lewis IGI Global
Management, Industry Affairs, and Enterprises
Competition, Strategy, and Modern Enterprise Information Systems Madjid Tavana IGI Global
Content Strategy at Work: Real-world stories to strengthen every interactive project Margot Bloomstein Morgan Kaufmann
Dynamic Models for Knowledge-Driven Organizations Murray E. Jennex IGI Global
Enterprise Software Delivery: Bringing Agility and Efficiency to the Global Software Supply Chain Alan Brown Pearson/Addison-Wesley Professional
Intersection: How Enterprise Design Bridges the Gap between Business, Technology, and People Milan Guenther Elsevier - Morgan Kaufmann
Mobile Strategy: How Your Company Can Win by Embracing Mobile Technologies Dirk Nicol Pearson/InformIT