Information Systems

The study of software and hardware systems that support data-intensive applications.

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Books under this sub-category (14 books)

A Gentle Introduction to GIS

Post date: 10 Aug 2010
A beginner's guide to Geographical Information System (GIS) that uses open-source Quantum GIS for its examples.
Author(s): O. Dassau M. Sutton Tim Sutton
Publication date: 01 Apr 2009
Tags: Information Systems
 
A Gentle Introduction to GIS

A Gentle Introduction to GIS

Post date: 10 Aug 2010
A beginner's guide to Geographical Information System (GIS) that uses open-source Quantum GIS for its examples.
Author(s): O. Dassau M. Sutton Tim Sutton
Publication date: 01 Apr 2009
Tags: Information Systems


An Introduction to Relational Database Theory

Post date: 24 Sep 2010
Introduces the reader to the theory of relational databases, focusing on the application of that theory to the design of computer languages that properly embrace it.
Author(s): Hugh Darwen
Publication date: 31 Dec 2010
Tags: Information Systems
 
An Introduction to Relational Database Theory

An Introduction to Relational Database Theory

Post date: 24 Sep 2010
Introduces the reader to the theory of relational databases, focusing on the application of that theory to the design of computer languages that properly embrace it.
Author(s): Hugh Darwen
Publication date: 31 Dec 2010
Tags: Information Systems


Concurrency Control And Recovery in Database Systems

Post date: 18 Nov 2005
This book is about techniques for concurrency control and recovery, for centralized and distributed computer systems, and for single copy, multiversion, and replicated databases.
 
Concurrency Control And Recovery in Database Systems

Concurrency Control And Recovery in Database Systems

Post date: 18 Nov 2005
This book is about techniques for concurrency control and recovery, for centralized and distributed computer systems, and for single copy, multiversion, and replicated databases.

Discovering Information Systems An Exploratory Approach

Post date: 22 Aug 2007
An excellent introductory information systems text. Covers the fundamental scientific concepts on which IS builds, an overview of relevant technology and the development and deployment of information systems as well as some wider societal concerns.
 
Discovering Information Systems An Exploratory Approach

Discovering Information Systems An Exploratory Approach

Post date: 22 Aug 2007
An excellent introductory information systems text. Covers the fundamental scientific concepts on which IS builds, an overview of relevant technology and the development and deployment of information systems as well as some wider societal concerns.

Essentials of Geographic Information Systems

Post date: 10 Mar 2014
This book integrates key concepts behind the technology with practical concerns and real-world applications. It also illustrates how GIS is used to ask questions, inform choices, and guide policy.
 
Essentials of Geographic Information Systems

Essentials of Geographic Information Systems

Post date: 10 Mar 2014
This book integrates key concepts behind the technology with practical concerns and real-world applications. It also illustrates how GIS is used to ask questions, inform choices, and guide policy.

MySQL Essentials

Post date: 02 Nov 2007
An online book designed to provide everything a user needs to know to install, build, maintain and secure MySQL based databases.
Author(s): Neil Smyth
Publication date: 01 Oct 2007
Tags: Information Systems
 
MySQL Essentials

MySQL Essentials

Post date: 02 Nov 2007
An online book designed to provide everything a user needs to know to install, build, maintain and secure MySQL based databases.
Author(s): Neil Smyth
Publication date: 01 Oct 2007
Tags: Information Systems


Practical PostgreSQL

Post date: 12 Aug 2006
Intended to be a practical guide to PostgreSQL, the book's focus is to provide the reader with enough of an understanding of PostgreSQL to manage a fully operational PostgreSQL database.
Author(s): Joshua Drake John Worsley
Publication date: 31 Dec 2002
Tags: Information Systems
 
Practical PostgreSQL

Practical PostgreSQL

Post date: 12 Aug 2006
Intended to be a practical guide to PostgreSQL, the book's focus is to provide the reader with enough of an understanding of PostgreSQL to manage a fully operational PostgreSQL database.
Author(s): Joshua Drake John Worsley
Publication date: 31 Dec 2002
Tags: Information Systems


Spatial Thinking in Planning Practice: An Introduction to GIS

Post date: 19 Jan 2016
This book helps students investigate the potential and practicality of GIS technologies in a typical planning setting and evaluate its possible applications.
Author(s): Eugenio Arriaga Cordero Yiping Fang Vivek Shandas
Publication date: 01 Dec 2014
Tags: Information Systems
 
Spatial Thinking in Planning Practice: An Introduction to GIS

Spatial Thinking in Planning Practice: An Introduction to GIS

Post date: 19 Jan 2016
This book helps students investigate the potential and practicality of GIS technologies in a typical planning setting and evaluate its possible applications.
Author(s): Eugenio Arriaga Cordero Yiping Fang Vivek Shandas
Publication date: 01 Dec 2014
Tags: Information Systems


SQL Server 2000 High Availability

Post date: 29 Mar 2007
Helps you plan and deploy a highly available data center that uses Microsoft SQL Server 2000 through proper procedures that increase availability, catastrophic disasters recovery, downtime prevention and minimization.
 
SQL Server 2000 High Availability

SQL Server 2000 High Availability

Post date: 29 Mar 2007
Helps you plan and deploy a highly available data center that uses Microsoft SQL Server 2000 through proper procedures that increase availability, catastrophic disasters recovery, downtime prevention and minimization.

SQL Server Hardware Choices Made Easy

Post date: 23 Nov 2011
Provides a quick "heads up" to the most important issues when choosing and configuring hardware for use with SQL Server, by providing a series of specific tips or pieces of advice.
Author(s): Glenn Berry
Publication date: 31 Dec 2011
Tags: Information Systems
 
SQL Server Hardware Choices Made Easy

SQL Server Hardware Choices Made Easy

Post date: 23 Nov 2011
Provides a quick "heads up" to the most important issues when choosing and configuring hardware for use with SQL Server, by providing a series of specific tips or pieces of advice.
Author(s): Glenn Berry
Publication date: 31 Dec 2011
Tags: Information Systems


Storage Basics - An Introduction To The Fundamentals Of Storage Technology

Post date: 25 Jun 2009
Hartmut Wiehr of Fujitsu Siemens Computers gives us an introduction to storage technologies and storage networks.
Author(s): Hartmut Wiehr
Publication date: 01 Jan 2009
Tags: Information Systems
 
Storage Basics - An Introduction To The Fundamentals Of Storage Technology

Storage Basics - An Introduction To The Fundamentals Of Storage Technology

Post date: 25 Jun 2009
Hartmut Wiehr of Fujitsu Siemens Computers gives us an introduction to storage technologies and storage networks.
Author(s): Hartmut Wiehr
Publication date: 01 Jan 2009
Tags: Information Systems


Store Your Data in the Cloud - Cloud Computing in 2012

Post date: 14 Jan 2012
Advantages of storing data and using other software-as-a-service or cloud computing models to solve contemporary business and personal data storage problems.
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Tags: Information Systems
 
Store Your Data in the Cloud - Cloud Computing in 2012

Store Your Data in the Cloud - Cloud Computing in 2012

Post date: 14 Jan 2012
Advantages of storing data and using other software-as-a-service or cloud computing models to solve contemporary business and personal data storage problems.
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Tags: Information Systems


The Little MongoDB Book

Post date: 16 Mar 2016
A concise introduction to MongoDB, covering primary topics. Essential for relational database developers playing around or making a switch to MongoDB.
 
The Little MongoDB Book

The Little MongoDB Book

Post date: 16 Mar 2016
A concise introduction to MongoDB, covering primary topics. Essential for relational database developers playing around or making a switch to MongoDB.

Understanding Big Data - Analytics for Enterprise Class Hadoop and Streaming Data

Post date: 24 Dec 2015
This book helps you get quickly up to speed on big data and to show you the unique things IBM is doing to turn the freely available open source big data technology into a big data platform.
 
Understanding Big Data - Analytics for Enterprise Class Hadoop and Streaming Data

Understanding Big Data - Analytics for Enterprise Class Hadoop and Streaming Data

Post date: 24 Dec 2015
This book helps you get quickly up to speed on big data and to show you the unique things IBM is doing to turn the freely available open source big data technology into a big data platform.


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