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Blog Archive for manning_pubs during August 2013

“File system” is new to Node.js in Practice + 45% off. Save 45% on Node.js in Practice by Alex Young and Marc Harter with Promo code mlyoungjn at manning.com. What’s new? Chapter 6, “File system”. The file system module is unique compared to other I/O modules in that it has both asynchronous and synchronous APIs. Chapter 6 shows you a number of techniques of varying complexity to use when...
“Indexing, updating and deleting data” is new to Elasticsearch in Action + 45% off Save 45% on Elasticsearch in Action with Promo code mlhinmanjn at manning.com Elasticsearch in Action by Matthew Lee Hinman and Radu Gheorghe has been updated. What's new? Chapter 4, “Indexing, updating and deleting data”. Chapter 4 looks at getting data in and out of Elasticsearch: indexing, updating and deleting...
Save 45% on The Programmer's Guide to Apache Thrift with Promo code mlthriftjn2 at manning.com. The Programmer's Guide to Apache Thrift by Randy Abernethy has been updated! What's new? •Chapter 1-3 have been updated and the following chapters have been added: •Chapter 4, "Handling Exceptions" •Chapter 5, "Serializing Data with Protocols" •Chapter 6, "Apache Thrift IDL" We have three new chapters...
Chapter 5, "Testing" is new to SBT in Action + 45% off Save 45% on SBT in Action by Joshua Suereth and Matthew Farwell with promo code mlsuereth2jn at manning.com. Testing is a big part of any build, and fortunately, sbt offers both testing tools and test reports to guide your way. Chapter 5 covers all the basics. Please be sure to stop by the Author Online forum to let us know what you think...
“Artifact assembly & publishing” is new to Gradle in Action + 45% off Gradle in Action by Benjamin Muschko is 45% off with Promo code mlmuschkojn at manning.com. What's new? In the context of continuous delivery, publishing your artifact plays a crucial role. Once you've packaged the delivery with a specific version, it’s ready to be deployed to various target environments for acceptance...
"Using State in Actors" is new to Akka in Action + 45% off Akka in Action is written by Raymond Roestenburg, Rob Bakker, and Rob Williams Save 45% on Akka in Actionwith promo code mlakkajn at manning.com. In chapter 7, you learned about two possible ways to keep state in an Actor by using class attributes and the become/unbecome functionality. Chapter 10 talks about two more solutions that you...
Save 45% on The Mikado Method with Promotional code mlellnestamjn at manning.com. Offer expires Aug 26, 2013. What’s new? Chapter 6, “Emergent design with the Mikado Method” Chapter 6 discusses the principles that make software more responsive to changes and gives you strategies to use when you need to decide where to take the design. You’ll learn about each SOLID design principle, package...
Kanban in Action MEAP Update + 44% off Save 44% on Kanban in Action with Promotional code mlkanbanjn at manning.com What’s new? Chapter 9, “Planning and estimating”. Planning involves taking everyone who is connected to your process into consideration and keeping them informed and up to date. Chapter 9 helps you plan the kanban way and gives you estimating, story points, and other relative...
Grails in Action, Second Edition MEAP Update + 44% off Save 44% on Grails in Action, Second Edition with Promotional code mlgsmith2jn at manning.com What’s new? Chapter 9, “Building reliable applications”. We have now introduced all the core elements that make up a standard Grails application. The question now is how to further develop the application while ensuring that we don’t introduce bugs...
Save 44% on CoffeeScript in Action, by Patrick Lee with Promotional code mlleejn at manning.com. What’s new? • Chapter 11, “In the Browser,” has been added. • The Table of Contents has been updated. It’s important to learn the challenges of the browser environment that your CoffeeScript programs live in. Chapter 11 shows you how to write CoffeeScript programs in a web browser and explains the...