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Download Cluster Computing: Praktische Einführung in das by Heiko Bauke,Stephan Mertens PDF

By Heiko Bauke,Stephan Mertens

Das Buch ist eine praktische Einführung in das Hochleistungsrechnen auf Linux-Clustern. In vier Teilen (Grundlagen, Technik, Programmierung, Praxis) wird ausführlich erklärt, wie guy einen Haufen (Cluster) preiswerter Standard-PCs in einen Parallelcomputer verwandelt und diesen dann zur Lösung rechenintensiver Probleme einsetzt. Insbesondere enthält das Buch eine fundierte Einführung in MPI, dem grundlegenden Programmiermodell für Cluster-Computer. Dabei werden anhand konkreter Beispiele die wichtigsten Paradigmen paralleler Programmierung präsentiert. Vorgestellt werden außerdem Entwicklungswerkzeuge, die Fehlersuche in parallelen Programmen und nützliche Bibliotheken.

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Download Knowledge Discovery, Knowledge Engineering and Knowledge by Ana Fred,Jan L. G. Dietz,David Aveiro,Kecheng Liu,Joaquim PDF

By Ana Fred,Jan L. G. Dietz,David Aveiro,Kecheng Liu,Joaquim Filipe

This publication constitutes the completely refereed court cases of the sixth overseas Joint convention on wisdom Discovery, wisdom Engineering and information administration, IC3K 2014, held in Rome, Italy, in October 2014.

The 37 complete papers provided have been rigorously reviewed and chosen from 287 submissions. The papers are prepared in topical sections on wisdom discovery and data retrieval; wisdom engineering and ontology improvement; wisdom administration and data sharing.

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Download Usability of Speech Dialog Systems: Listening to the Target by Thomas Hempel PDF

By Thomas Hempel

Before designing a speech software process, 3 key questions must be spoke back: who will use it, why and the way frequently? This e-book makes a speciality of those high-level questions and provides a standards of while and the way to layout speech platforms. After an advent, the cutting-edge in glossy voice person interfaces is displayed. The ebook is going directly to evolve standards for designing and comparing winning voice consumer interfaces. traits during this speedy becoming sector also are presented.

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Download Articulate Storyline Essentials by Ashley Chiasson PDF

By Ashley Chiasson

Discover Articulate Storyline's skill to reinforce your e-learning by way of permitting you to create attractive and interactive stories

About This Book

  • Familiarize your self with the need-to-know services of Storyline to increase and submit your first project
  • Let your creativity run wild by means of growing interactive tales to enchant your audience
  • A accomplished fast-paced consultant that will help you discover the various techniques Storyline deals to get you up to the mark in constructing e-learning courses

Who This publication Is For

This ebook is for meant for all these drawn to operating with Storyline to increase attractive e-learning tasks. With a hassle-free interface, you do not need any earlier event with Storyline to create and put up your first project.

What you'll Learn

  • Build a brand new tale and make yourself familiar with the common Storyline interface
  • Discover the best way to allow your content material do the conversing with the aid of textual content, pictures, and characters
  • Improve the standard of your tale utilizing buttons, markers, and hyperlinks
  • Create superior interactivity through the use of components akin to triggers, states, and hotspots
  • Assess your newcomers utilizing integrated query kinds or customized freeform questions
  • Preview your tale and adjust the participant settings to create a personalised studying experience
  • Share your tale by way of exploring the publishing suggestions which are on hand and select the choice that works most sensible for you

In Detail

Storyline is a strong e-learning authoring instrument so one can take your creativity to the following point and simply writer your individual tales. It permits you to leverage integrated improvement capabilities to speedy create interactive and fascinating e-learning experiences.

This e-book will stroll you thru the lifestyles cycle of a narrative, from making a new tale as much as publishing and sharing your story.

You might be taken on a journey of the way to successfully increase your tale, together with tips to upload photos and audio, find out how to upload triggers and evaluation goods. you eventually around off through studying the best way to customise the participant to fit your purposes.

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Download Cross-Word Modeling for Arabic Speech Recognition by Dia AbuZeina,Moustafa Elshafei PDF

By Dia AbuZeina,Moustafa Elshafei

Cross-Word Modeling for Arabic Speech Recognition makes use of phonological principles so as to version the cross-word challenge, a merging of adjoining phrases in speech as a result of non-stop speech, to reinforce the functionality of continuing speech attractiveness structures. the writer goals to supply an realizing of the cross-word challenge and the way it may be refrained from, in particular targeting Arabic phonology utilizing an HHM-based classifier.

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Download Mastering Apache Solr: A practical guide to get to grips by Mathieu Nayrolles PDF

By Mathieu Nayrolles


In the open resource, full-text seek group, a pace-setter emerges – Apache Solr. Apache Solr helps you to index and entry records orders of value swifter than classical databases and thereby offers a first class seek event in your finish clients.

Brief Description:

Mastering Apache Solr is a pragmatic, hands-on advisor containing crisp, suitable, systematically prepared, and revolutionary chapters. those chapters comprise a wealth of data provided in a right away and easy-to-understand demeanour. This publication covers key technical suggestions, highlighting Solr's supremacy over classical databases in full-text seek, as a way to assist you speed up your growth within the Solr international.

Detailed Description:

Mastering Apache Solr begins with an advent to Apache Solr, its underlying applied sciences, the most alterations among the classical database engines, and steadily strikes to extra enhance themes like boosting performance.
In this booklet, we'll glance below the hood of a giant variety of themes and speak about solutions to pertinent questions like why denormalize facts, find out how to import classical databases' information inside of Apache Solr, the way to serve Solr via 5 diversified internet servers, tips on how to optimize them to serve Solr even quicker. a huge and significant subject lined during this publication is Solr's querying mechanism, so one can turn out to be a powerful best friend in our trip via this ebook. We then examine boosting functionality and deploying Solr utilizing numerous servlet servers. eventually, we disguise find out how to speak with Solr utilizing diversified programming languages, sooner than deploying it in a cloud-based environment.

Who this publication is for:

Mastering Apache Solr has been written for builders, programmers, and knowledge experts who are looking to take a jump in the direction of the way forward for full-text garage and seek and supply a world-class adventure to their clients. The reader is predicted to have a operating wisdom of conventional databases, Linux-based working platforms, and XML configuration files.

Style and method:

Mastering Apache Solr is written lucidly and has a dynamically basic method. From the 1st web page to the final, the booklet is still sensible and makes a speciality of crucial themes utilized in the area of Apache Solr with no neglecting very important theoretical basics that assist you construct a powerful origin.


Mastering Apache Solr will empower you to supply a world-class seek event in your finish clients during the discovery of the strong mechanisms provided during this book.

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Download Performative Experience Design (Springer Series on Cultural by Jocelyn Spence PDF

By Jocelyn Spence

book provides a singular framework for figuring out and designing performative
experiences with electronic applied sciences. It introduces readers to performance
theory and perform within the context of HCI and provides a pragmatic and holistic
approach for realizing complicated interactions with electronic applied sciences at
the a ways finish of third-wave HCI.

author provides a step by step rationalization of the Performative Experience
Design technique, besides an in depth case examine of the layout method as
it was once utilized to co-located electronic photograph sharing. eventually, the textual content offers
guidelines for layout and a imaginative and prescient of the way PED can give a contribution to an ethical,
critical, exploratory, and humane realizing of the ways in which we engage
meaningfully with electronic technology. 

Researchers, scholars and practitioners operating in this
important and evolving box will locate this cutting-edge publication a valuable
addition to their reading. 

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Download Computational Autism (Human–Computer Interaction Series) by Boris Galitsky PDF

By Boris Galitsky

This booklet explores and evaluates bills and versions of autistic reasoning and cognition from a computational viewpoint. the writer investigates the restrictions and peculiarities of autistic reasoning and units out a remediation technique to be utilized by quite a lot of psychologists and rehabilitation group of workers and also will be preferred through laptop scientists who're drawn to the sensible implementation of reasoning.

The writer matters the idea of brain (ToM) version to a proper research to enquire the restrictions of autistic reasoning and proposes a proper version concerning psychological attitudes and proposes a mode to aid people with autism navigate daily dwelling. in line with the concept that of fiddling with desktop dependent psychological simulators, the NL_MAMS, is tested to work out if it is in a position to modeling psychological and emotional states of the genuine global to help the emotional improvement of autistic childrens. a number of autistic theories and techniques also are tested for attainable computational cross-overs, delivering researchers with a variety of examples, instruments and exact case reports to paintings from.

Computational Autism should be an important learn to behavioral experts, researcher’s, builders and architects who're drawn to realizing and tackling the expanding incidence of autism inside of glossy society today.    


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Download Advances in Open Domain Question Answering: 32 (Text, Speech by Tomek Strzalkowski,Sanda Harabagiu PDF

By Tomek Strzalkowski,Sanda Harabagiu

This new Springer quantity offers a entire and unique examine present methods to computerized query answering. the extent of presentation is acceptable for newbies to the sector in addition to for execs wishing to review this sector and/or to construct functional QA platforms. The publication can function a "how-to" guide for IT practitioners and method builders. it could possibly even be used to educate graduate classes in desktop technology, info technological know-how and comparable disciplines.

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Download Managing Time in Relational Databases: How to Design, Update by Tom Johnston,Randall Weis PDF

By Tom Johnston,Randall Weis

Managing Time in Relational Databases: the best way to layout, replace and question Temporal Data introduces simple innovations that may permit companies to improve their very own framework for handling temporal facts. It discusses the administration of uni-temporal and bi-temporal information in relational databases, in an effort to be seamlessly accessed including present info; the encapsulation of temporal facts buildings and approaches; how you can enforce temporal information administration as an company resolution; and the internalization of pipeline datasets.

The ebook is prepared into 3 elements. half 1 lines the historical past of temporal facts administration and offers a taxonomy of bi-temporal facts administration tools. half 2 offers an creation to Asserted Versioning, overlaying the origins of Asserted Versioning; middle innovations of Asserted Versioning; the schema universal to all asserted model tables, in addition to many of the diagrams and notations utilized in the remainder of the publication; and the way the elemental situation works whilst the objective of that job is an asserted model desk. half three bargains with designing, holding, and querying asserted model databases. It discusses the layout of Asserted Versioning databases; temporal transactions; deferred assertions and different pipeline datasets; Allen relationships; and optimizing Asserted Versioning databases.

  • Integrates an enterprise-wide point of view with a robust conceptual version of temporal info administration taking into consideration reasonable implementation of database program development.
  • Provides a real sensible advisor to the various attainable equipment of time-oriented databases with recommendations of utilizing current funtionality to unravel genuine international difficulties inside of an company information structure environment.
  • Written through IT execs for IT execs, this e-book employs a seriously example-driven strategy which boosts studying by way of exhibiting the result of puting the recommendations mentioned into perform.

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