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Networking The Complete Reference, Third Edition

Networking The Complete Reference, Third Edition

Author: Bobbi Sandberg Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 02/03/2015

Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. The most comprehensive, current guide to networkingBuild and administer high-performance networks of all sizes-from small home systems to enterprise internet works-using the practical information in this detailed resource. Thoroughly revised to cover the latest technologies, Networking: The Complete Reference, Third Edition offers concise explanations, start-to-finish deployment plans, real-world examples, and expert tips. Find out how to select a networking protocol, connect devices, set up wireless LANs and WANs, configure Internet servers, virtualize your network, and migrate to the cloud. Cutting-edge backup, tuning, and security techniques are fully explained. Filled with proven solutions to a wide array of networking issues, this comprehensive guide is ideal for beginners and seasoned IT professionals alike. Design, configure, and administer wireless and wired networks Work with interface cards, hubs, routers, switches, and repeaters Understand Ethernet, Token Ring, TCP/IP, and IPX protocols Build wireless LANs using WiFi, IEEE 802.11, and Bluetooth technology Deploy server clusters, multiprocessors, and Fibre Channel connections Deliver Web, FTP, e-mail, and Active Directory services Implement a cloud-based network infrastructure Set up, configure, and manage virtual networks Handle troubleshooting and network security Connect Macintosh and Unix systems to Windows networks

Java: The Complete Reference, Ninth Edition

Java: The Complete Reference, Ninth Edition

Author: Herbert Schildt Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/04/2014

Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product.The Definitive Java Programming GuideFully updated for Java SE 8, Java: The Complete Reference, Ninth Edition explains how to develop, compile, debug, and run Java programs. Bestselling programming author Herb Schildt covers the entire Javalanguage, including its syntax, keywords, and fundamental programming principles, as well as significant portions of the Java API library. JavaBeans, servlets, applets, and Swing are examined and real-world examples demonstrate Java in action. New Java SE 8 features such as lambda expressions, the stream library, and the default interface method are discussed in detail. This Oracle Press resource also offers a solid introduction to JavaFX. Coverage includes: Data types, variables, arrays, and operators Control statements Classes, objects, and methods Method overloading and overriding Inheritance Interfaces and packages Exception handling Multithreaded programming Enumerations, autoboxing, and annotations The I/O classes Generics Lambda expressions String handling The Collections Framework Networking Event handling AWT and Swing The Concurrent API The Stream API Regular expressions JavaFX JavaBeans Applets and servlets Much, much more

Information Security: The Complete Reference, Second Edition

Information Security: The Complete Reference, Second Edition

Author: Mark Rhodes-Ousley Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 16/09/2012

Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. Develop and implement an effective end-to-end security programToday's complex world of mobile platforms, cloud computing, and ubiquitous data access puts new security demands on every IT professional. Information Security: The Complete Reference, Second Edition (previously titled Network Security: The Complete Reference) is the only comprehensive book that offers vendor-neutral details on all aspects of information protection, with an eye toward the evolving threat landscape. Thoroughly revised and expanded to cover all aspects of modern information security-from concepts to details-this edition provides a one-stop reference equally applicable to the beginner and the seasoned professional. Find out how to build a holistic security program based on proven methodology, risk analysis, compliance, and business needs. You'll learn how to successfully protect data, networks, computers, and applications. In-depth chapters cover data protection, encryption, information rights management, network security, intrusion detection and prevention, Unix and Windows security, virtual and cloud security, secure application development, disaster recovery, forensics, and real-world attacks and countermeasures. Included is an extensive security glossary, as well as standards-based references. This is a great resource for professionals and students alike. Understand security concepts and building blocks Identify vulnerabilities and mitigate risk Optimize authentication and authorization Use IRM and encryption to protect unstructured data Defend storage devices, databases, and software Protect network routers, switches, and firewalls Secure VPN, wireless, VoIP, and PBX infrastructure Design intrusion detection and prevention systems Develop secure Windows, Java, and mobile applications Perform incident response and forensic analysis

JavaScript The Complete Reference

JavaScript The Complete Reference

Author: Thomas Powell, Fritz Schneider Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 14/08/2012

Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. The essential JavaScript resource-fully updated Design, debug, and publish high-performance web pages and applications using tested techniques and best practices from expert developers. The all-new edition of this comprehensive guide has been thoroughly revised and expanded to cover the latest JavaScript features, tools, and programming methods. JavaScript: The Complete Reference, Third Edition provides illustrative examples, line-by-line code samples, and practical development advice-from the core of the language to the various standard and emerging APIs supported by modern web browsers. This in-depth resource covers everything you need to know, whether you're trying to understand the fundamentals of weak typing in JavaScript, reduce your confusion over closures, or perform common tasks like form validation or Ajax calls. Explore core JavaScript syntax and data types Investigate often confusing concepts such as weak typing and closures Use object-oriented programming the JavaScript way See what changes come from ECMAScript 5 Perform dynamic content updates using DOM methods Handle user-generated events with modern event models Modernize form handling with HTML5 and JavaScript Use the XMLHttpRequest object to create Ajax applications Control animation and multimedia content with JavaScript Generate bitmap graphics with the Canvas API Learn methods to handle the challenges of cross-browser coding Discover defensive development and error handling

Microsoft SharePoint 2010 Web Applications The Complete Reference

Microsoft SharePoint 2010 Web Applications The Complete Reference

Author: Charlie Holland Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 22/09/2010

Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. Build Data-Driven Web Applications with SharePoint 2010Leverage the revolutionary development capabilities in SharePoint 2010 to build web-based business applications. Microsoft SharePoint 2010 Web Applications: The Complete Reference gets you up and running on the platform and explains how to integrate application services such as content management, business intelligence, offline synchronization, and workflow into your applications. After reviewing the fundamentals of SharePoint 2010, this comprehensive resource covers the presentation, application services, and data access layers, and discusses the key tools and techniques that are most appropriate for delivering functionality within each layer. Packaging, deployment, and configuration are also covered in this hands-on guide. Real-world examples illustrate specific features, and the code samples contained throughout the book can be used in your own applications.

Star Schema The Complete Reference

Star Schema The Complete Reference

Author: Christopher Adamson Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 28/07/2010

Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. The definitive guide to dimensional design for your data warehouseLearn the best practices of dimensional design. Star Schema: The Complete Reference offers in-depth coverage of design principles and their underlying rationales. Organized around design concepts and illustrated with detailed examples, this is a step-by-step guidebook for beginners and a comprehensive resource for experts. This all-inclusive volume begins with dimensional design fundamentals and shows how they fit into diverse data warehouse architectures, including those of W.H. Inmon and Ralph Kimball. The book progresses through a series of advanced techniques that help you address real-world complexity, maximize performance, and adapt to the requirements of BI and ETL software products. You are furnished with design tasks and deliverables that can be incorporated into any project, regardless of architecture or methodology. Master the fundamentals of star schema design and slow change processing Identify situations that call for multiple stars or cubes Ensure compatibility across subject areas as your data warehouse grows Accommodate repeating attributes, recursive hierarchies, and poor data quality Support conflicting requirements for historic data Handle variation within a business process and correlation of disparate activities Boost performance using derived schemas and aggregates Learn when it's appropriate to adjust designs for BI and ETL tools

C# 4.0 The Complete Reference

C# 4.0 The Complete Reference

Author: Herbert Schildt Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 18/05/2010

Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. The Definitive Guide to C# From using LINQ to covariance and from string formatting to optional arguments, Herb's update covers all you need to know about using real-world C# 4.0. Michael Howard, Microsoft CorporationBestselling author Herb Schildt has updated and expanded his classic programming reference to cover C# 4.0--the latest release of this powerful, feature-rich language. Using carefully crafted explanations, insider tips, and hundreds of examples, C# 4.0: The Complete Reference offers in-depth details on all aspects of C#, including keywords, syntax, and core libraries. New C# 4.0 features, such as named and optional arguments, the dynamic type, expanded covariance and contravariance capabilities, and support for parallel programming with the Task Parallel Library (TPL) and PLINQ are also discussed. Perfect for beginners and professional C# programmers alike, this expert resource is written in the clear, crisp, uncompromising style that has made Herb the choice of millions worldwide. Begin mastering C# 4.0 today with help from this authoritative volume! Coverage includes: Data types and operators Control statements Classes and objects Constructors, destructors, and methods Interfaces, arrays, enumerations, and structures Method and operator overloading Inheritance and virtual methods Reflection and runtime type ID Exception handling Delegates, properties, events, and indexers Attributes Multithreading and the Task Parallel Library Generics LINQ and PLINQ Lambda expressions Anonymous types Extension methods Named and optional arguments Implicitly typed variables I/O, networking, and collections The preprocessor and much, much more

JavaServer Faces 2.0, The Complete Reference

JavaServer Faces 2.0, The Complete Reference

Author: Ed Burns, Chris Schalk Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 18/01/2010

Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. The Definitive Guide to JavaServer Faces 2.0Fully revised and updated for all of the changes in JavaServer Faces (JSF) 2.0, this comprehensive volume covers every aspect of the official standard Web development architecture for JavaEE. Inside this authoritative resource, the co-spec lead for JSF at Sun Microsystems shows you how to create dynamic, cross-browser Web applications that deliver a world-class user experience while preserving a high level of code quality and maintainability. JavaServer Faces 2.0: The Complete Reference features an integrated sample application to use as a model for your own JSF applications, with code available online. The book explains all JSF features, including the request processing lifecycle, managed beans, page navigation, component development, Ajax, validation, internationalization, and security. Expert Group Insights throughout the book offer insider information on the design of JSF. Set up a development environment and build a JSF application Understand the JSF request processing lifecycle Use the Facelets View Declaration Language, managed beans, and the JSF expression language (EL) Define page flow with the JSF Navigation Model, including the new Implicit Navigation feature Work with the user interface component model and the JSF event model, including support for bookmarkable pages and the POST, REDIRECT, GET pattern Use the new JSR-303 Bean Validation standard for model data validation Build Ajax-enabled custom UI componentsExtend JSF with custom non-UI components Manage security, accessibility, internationalization, and localization Learn how to work with JSF and Portlets from the JSF Team Leader at Liferay, the leading Java Portal vendor Ed Burns is a senior staff engineer at Sun Microsystems and is the co-specification lead for JavaServer Faces. He is the co-author of JavaServer Faces: The Complete Reference and author of Secrets of the Rock Star Programmers. Chris Schalk is a developer advocate and works to promote Google's APIs and technologies. He is currently engaging the international Web development community with the new Google App Engine and OpenSocial APIs. Neil Griffin is committer and JSF Team Lead for Liferay Portal and the co-founder of The PortletFaces Project. Ready-to-use code at www.mhprofessonal.com/computingdownload

SQL The Complete Reference

SQL The Complete Reference

Author: James R. Groff, Paul N. Weinberg, Andy Oppel Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/09/2009

Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. The Definitive Guide to SQL Get comprehensive coverage of every aspect of SQL from three leading industry experts. Revised with coverage of the latest RDBMS software versions, this one-stop guide explains how to build, populate, and administer high-performance databases and develop robust SQL-based applications. SQL: The Complete Reference, Third Edition shows you how to work with SQL commands and statements, set up relational databases, load and modify database objects, perform powerful queries, tune performance, and implement reliable security policies. Learn how to employ DDL statements and APIs, integrate XML and Java scripts, use SQL objects, build web servers, handle remote access, and perform distributed transactions. Techniques for managing in-memory, stream, and embedded databases that run on today's mobile, handheld, and wireless devices are included in this in-depth volume. Build SQL-based relational databases and applications Create, load, and modify database objects using SQL Construct and execute simple, multitable, and summary queries Implement security measures with authentication, privileges, roles, and views Handle database optimization, backup, recovery, and replication Work with stored procedures, functions, extensions, triggers, and objects Extend functionality using APIs, dynamic SQL, and embedded SQL Explore advanced topics such as DBMS transactions, locking mechanisms, materialized views, and two-phase commit protocol Understand the latest market trends and the future of SQL

C# 3.0 THE COMPLETE REFERENCE 3/E

C# 3.0 THE COMPLETE REFERENCE 3/E

Author: Herbert Schildt Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 30/12/2008

Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. The Most Comprehensive C# Resource Available With its support for Language-Integrated Query (LINQ), C# 3.0 has revolutionized C# programming, and bestselling author Herb Schildt has updated and expanded his classic programming reference to cover it. Using carefully crafted explanations, insider tips, and hundreds of examples, this book presents in-depth coverage of all aspects of C#, including its keywords, syntax, and core libraries. Of course, details on the new C# 3.0 features, such as LINQ, lambda expressions, implicitly typed variables, and anonymous types are included. Essential for every C# programmer, this comprehensive guide is written in the clear, crisp, uncompromising style that has made Herb the choice of millions worldwide. Whether you are a novice programmer or a seasoned pro, the answers to all of your C# questions can be found in this definitive resource. Coverage includes: Data types and operators Control statements Classes and objects Constructors, destructors, and methods Interfaces, arrays, enumerations, and structures Method and operator overloading Inheritance and virtual methods Reflection and runtime type ID Exception handling Delegates, properties, events, and indexers Attributes Multithreading Generics LINQ (Language-Integrated Query) Lambda expressions Anonymous types Extension methods Implicitly typed variables I/O, networking, and collections The preprocessor and much, much more

Ubuntu: The Complete Reference

Ubuntu: The Complete Reference

Author: Richard Petersen Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 28/08/2008

Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. The Definitive Guide to Ubuntu--Covers Ubuntu 8.04 LTS Maximize the powerful features of Ubuntu with expert guidance, tips, and techniques from bestselling Linux author Richard Petersen. Packed with clear explanations and detailed examples, this comprehensive volume shows you how to get off the ground with Ubuntu, set up hardware and Internet connections, and use the latest system and network administration utilities. Ubuntu: The Complete Reference covers the desktops, shells, and administration tools for users, printers, services, and networks. Get full details on the latest Ubuntu-compatible office, mail, Web, and multimedia software, along with remote access (Vinagre), virtualization (KVM and Xen) and service managment (Upstart).You'll also learn how to interoperate with Windows networks and deploy reliable security using PolicyKit, Seahorse, AppArmor, SELinux, netfilter, and the Secure Shell. Install Ubuntu using Live CDs, the Install DVD, or Wubi Windows virtual disk Configure printers, devices, and network connections Access Linux using GNOME, KDE, KDE4, and XFce desktops Manage software with Synaptic Package Manager and APT Work with the BASH shell command, configuration, and file management capabilities Use office, Web (Firefox 3), mail, and multimedia applications (PulseAudio) Manage file systems including RAID and LVM Secure Ubuntu using PolicyKit authentication, Seahorse encryption, SSH and Kerberos security, AppArmor access controls, and Firestarter and UFW firewalls Use SAMBA and NFS to share network resources

Microsoft Exchange Server 2007: The Complete Reference

Microsoft Exchange Server 2007: The Complete Reference

Author: Richard Luckett, William Lefkovics, Bharat Suneja Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 07/04/2008

Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. Exchange experts and Microsoft MVPs Richard Luckett, William Lefkovics, and Bharat Suneja have packed this book with practical guidance, useful information, and years of knowledge and experience. If you're responsible for one or more aspects of an Exchange 2007-based messaging system, keep this book close, as you'll be referring to it often! --Scott Schnoll, Principal Technical Writer, Exchange Server Product Team, Microsoft Corporation

Ajax: The Complete Reference

Ajax: The Complete Reference

Author: Thomas Powell Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 21/02/2008

Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. The Definitive Guide to Ajax Web Application Development Evolve from the click-and-wait programming pattern to the latest Web 2.0 paradigm using this comprehensive guide to Ajax. Written by Web development expert Thomas Powell, the book lays out every feature of Ajax alongside detailed explanations and real-world code examples. Ajax: The Complete Reference explains how to create and test Ajax-enabled Web applications using the XMLHttpRequest object as well as alternative JavaScript-based communication mechanisms. You'll explore a variety of sample applications featuring emerging user-interface conventions and build applications that address real-world networking and security issues. A robust communication library is developed throughout the book that enables you to architect flexible Ajax applications. The latest technologies such as Web services, Flash-Ajax integration, client-side templates, Comet, and Offline Access are also covered. Discover the future of Web development today! Work with traditional JavaScript communication approaches like iframes Explore all the quirks and details in the XMLHttpRequest object Handle disparate data formats, including XML, JSON, CSV, YAML, and more Deal with networking issues, including timeouts, retries, response ordering, and a variety of server and content errors Simplify JavaScript programming using open-source Ajax libraries like YUI Secure Ajax applications using authentication, obfuscation, and encryption Implement common Ajax UI patterns such as auto suggest, click-to-edit, and drag-and-drop Solve troubling Ajax architecture problems, including back button, history, and bookmarking issues Learn Ajax's role in Web 2.0 and Web services Explore push style communication using Comet and Flash Discover the future of offline Web application access and operation

Microsoft (R) Office Project Server 2007: The Complete Reference

Microsoft (R) Office Project Server 2007: The Complete Reference

Author: Dave Gochberg, Rob Stewart Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 22/01/2008

Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. Microsoft Office Project Server 2007 is an extremely advanced and dynamic toolset requiring fundamental organizational inspection. Rob and Dave provide an equally deep and unique perspective of this powerful solution. --Daniel T. Renier, Principal Consultant, Milestone Consulting Group, Inc.

Linux: The Complete Reference, Sixth Edition

Linux: The Complete Reference, Sixth Edition

Author: Richard Petersen Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 10/12/2007

Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. Your one-stop guide to Linux--fully revised and expanded Get in-depth coverage of all Linux features, tools, and utilities from this thoroughly updated and comprehensive resource, designed for all Linux distributions. Written by Linux expert Richard Petersen, this book explains how to get up-and-running on Linux, use the desktops and shells, manage applications, deploy servers, implement security measures, and handle system and network administration tasks. With full coverage of the latest platform, Linux: The Complete Reference, Sixth Edition includes details on the very different and popular Debian (Ubuntu) and Red Hat/Fedora software installation and service management tools used by most distributions. This is a must-have guide for all Linux users. Install, configure, and administer any Linux distribution Work with files and folders from the BASH, TCSH, and Z shells Use the GNOME and KDE desktops, X Windows, and display managers Set up office, database, Internet, and multimedia applications Secure data using SELinux, netfilter, SSH, and Kerberos Encrypt network transmissions with GPG, LUKS, and IPsec Deploy FTP, Web, mail, proxy, print, news, and database servers Administer system resources using HAL, udev, and virtualization (KVM and Xen) Configure and maintain IPv6, DHCPv6, NIS, networking, and remote access Access remote files and devices using NFSv4, GFS, PVFS, NIS, and SAMBA

Microsoft (R) Office SharePoint (R) Server 2007: The Complete Reference

Microsoft (R) Office SharePoint (R) Server 2007: The Complete Reference

Author: David Sterling Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 16/10/2007

Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. The definitive guide to Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 This well-planned and well-written book offers a comprehensive reference for IT professionals, application developers and business analysts working with SharePoint applications. --James A. Robertson, MCSD.NET, Senior Software Engineer, Applied Information Sciences Deploy and manage Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 in the enterprise with help from this one-stop resource. Through detailed instructions, screenshots, and code samples, this comprehensive guide shows you, step-by-step, how to use SharePoint Server and make the most of all its powerful tools and utilities. Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007: The Complete Reference explains how to develop a customized installation plan, configure the server for optimal performance, and administer users, documents, and content. You'll get full details on designing feature-rich portals and collaboration sites, creating user-friendly forms and workflows, using modular Web Parts, and incorporating business data. Install and configure SharePoint Server for the entire enterprise Manage the server from the Central Administration site Design SharePoint Server portals, websites, lists, and document libraries Work with SharePoint Web Parts or build your own Ensure cross-site consistency using site columns and content types Create site definitions and templates using SharePoint Designer and Visual Studio Build custom workflows using SharePoint Designer Extend SharePoint Server using the Object Model and Event Receivers Import and map enterprise information using the Business Data Catalog Use the advanced services of Office Search and Excel Web Services

Fireworks MX The Complete Reference

Fireworks MX The Complete Reference

Author: Doug Sahlin Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/08/2002

This is a guide to learning the ins and outs of Fireworks. it covers all aspects of Fireworks and includes tips and hints to help the reader streamline workflow. Fireworks integrates seamlessly with Dreamweaver.

PageMaker 7 The Complete Reference

PageMaker 7 The Complete Reference

Author: Carolyn M. Connally Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 16/01/2002

A comprehensive reference guide that covers all the features, old and new, of PageMaker. New product features are highlighted with a New to Version 7 icon, while design/product tips and techniques are included to expand the experienced-user appeal. A 16-page colour insert shows projects in process and shows how to use and customize the hundreds of templates, stock illustrations, and photos included in PageMaker. Projects provided utilize the features and techniques presented in the chapters up to that point and help solidify the concepts presented.

DB2 The Complete Reference

DB2 The Complete Reference

Author: Paul Zikopoulos, Roman B. Melnyk Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/11/2001

DB2 is the number two database server next to Oracle and is a highly underpublished area. Written by two members of IBM's DB2 team, this title provides an inside and first look at this version. It should appeal to both administrators and developers as it provides comprehensive coverage.

Exchange 2000 Server The Complete Reference

Exchange 2000 Server The Complete Reference

Author: Joshua Konkle, Scott Schnoll, Michael Cooper Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 25/05/2001

This work includes a technical guide to Exchange 2000 and Windows 2000 integration, enhanced system administration, scalability enablers and an updated approach to collaboration.

Outlook X The Complete Reference

Outlook X The Complete Reference

Author: Thomas E. Barich Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/01/2001

Microsoft is releasing a new version of Office X in the spring of 2001, and this will include a new version of Outlook. Outlook is by far the most prevalent corporate e-mail package in use, and is increasingly popular with end users. There are substantial changes to Outlook in Office X - many enhanced user features as well as streamlined set up and configuration options. This book fully explains e-mail functions, from filtering unwanted messages to collaborative review of documents over e-mail and contact management scheduling, calendars and more. It is written in easy-to-understand language with topics organized so readers can find information quickly. Outlook X The Complete Reference provides explanations and step by step examples with screenshots to teach all that this powerful programme has to offer. New web influence is prevalent in Outlook X - bringing the browser paradigm directly into Outlook for ease of use, and new administrator-friendly methods exist for adding new e-mail accounts, address books and personal folders.

SAP BusinessObjects BI 4.0 The Complete Reference 3/E

SAP BusinessObjects BI 4.0 The Complete Reference 3/E

Author: Cindi Howson, Elizabeth Newbould Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/12/2000

Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. The definitive reference for building actionable business intelligence-completely revised for SAP BusinessObjects BI 4.0.Unleash the full potential of business intelligence with fact-based decisions, aligned to business goals, using reports and dashboards that lead from insight to action. SAP BusinessObjects BI 4.0: The Complete Reference offers completely updated coverage of the latest BI platform. Find out how to work with the new Information Design Tool to create universes that access multiple data sources and SAP BW. See how to translate complex business questions into highly efficient Web Intelligence queries and publish your results to the BI Launchpad. Learn how to create dashboards from data sourced through a universe or spreadsheet. The most important concepts for universe designers, report and dashboard authors, and business analysts are fully explained and illustrated by screenshots, diagrams, and step-by-step instructions. Establish and evolve BI goals Maximize your BI investments by offering the right module to the right user Create robust universes with the Information Design Tool, leveraging multiple data sources, derived tables, aggregate awareness, and parameters Develop a security plan that is scalable and flexibleDesign Web Intelligence reports from basic to advanced Create sophisticated calculations and advanced formatting to highlight critical business trends Build powerful dashboards to embed in PowerPoint or the BI Launchpad Use Explorer to visually navigate large data sets and uncover patterns