Systems & Computer Architecture Products

  • Data Protection

    Ensuring Data Availability

    By Preston de Guise

    This is the fundamental truth about data protection: backup is dead. Or rather, backup and recovery, as a standalone topic, no longer has relevance in IT. As a standalone topic, it’s been killed off by seemingly exponential growth in storage and data, by the cloud, and by virtualization. So what is…

    Paperback – 2017-02-02 
    Auerbach Publications

  • Advances in Smart Cities

    Smarter People, Governance, and Solutions

    Edited by Arpan Kumar Kar, M P Gupta, P. Vigneswara Ilavarasan, Yogesh K. Dwivedi

    This is an edited book based on the selected submissions made to the conference titled "International Conference in Smart Cities". The project provides an innovative and new approach to holistic management of cities physical, socio-economic, environmental, transportation and political assets across…

    Hardback – 2017-01-25 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

  • Essentials of Computer Architecture, Second Edition

    By Douglas Comer

    This easy to read textbook provides an introduction to computer architecture, while focusing on the essential aspects of hardware that programmers need to know. The topics are explained from a programmer’s point of view, and the text emphasizes consequences for programmers. Divided in five parts,…

    Hardback – 2017-01-10 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

  • Low-Power Wireless Communication Circuits and Systems

    60GHz and Beyond

    By Kiat Seng Yeo, Kaixue Ma

    The increasing demand for extremely high-data-rate communications has urged researchers to develop new communication systems. Currently, wireless transmission with more than one Giga-bits-per-second (Gbps) data rates is becoming essential due to increased connectivity between different portable and…

    Hardback – 2016-12-31 
    Pan Stanford

  • Design and Applications of High Performance Supercomputers

    By Endong Wang

    This book introduces High Performance Supercomputers (HPC) history and systematic classification, the most advanced HPC systems with the petaflops peak performance, the general rules to build a HPC system, and detailed overall design. It explains in depth the development of parallel computing…

    Hardback – 2016-12-30 
    CRC Press

  • Social Network Analysis

    Interdisciplinary Approaches and Case Studies

    Edited by Xiaoming Fu, Jar-Der Luo, Margarete Boos

    The book addresses the issue of interdisciplinary understanding of collaboration on the topic of social network studies. Researchers and practitioners from various disciplines including sociology, computer science, socio-psychology, public health, complex systems, and management science have worked…

    Hardback – 2016-12-29 
    CRC Press

  • Advanced Design and Implementation of Virtual Machine

    By Xiao-Feng Li

    Along with the increasingly important runtime engines pervasive in our daily-life computing, there is a strong demand from the software community for a solid presentation on the design and implementation of modern virtual machines, including the Java virtual machine, JavaScript engine and Android…

    Hardback – 2016-12-27 
    CRC Press

  • Culture Matters

    Decision-Making in Global Virtual Teams

    By Norhayati Zakaria

    Global virtual teams (GVTs) have evolved as a common work structure in multinational corporations due to their efficiency and cost-effectiveness. The cultural differences can produce great benefits in terms of perspective, creativity, and innovation, but can also exacerbate interpersonal…

    Hardback – 2016-12-16 
    CRC Press

  • Encyclopedia of Computer Science and Technology, Second Edition (Print)

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Phillip A. Laplante

    This comprehensive encyclopedia covers all aspects of computer science, engineering, and technology. Its scope of work is structured using the ACM Computing Classification System (CCS) first published in 1988 but subsequently in 2012. This classification system is the most comprehensive and is…

    Hardback – 2016-12-15 
    CRC Press

  • Elements of Parallel Computing

    By Eric Aubanel

    Designed for introductory parallel computing courses at the advanced undergraduate or beginning graduate level, Elements of Parallel Computing presents the fundamental concepts of parallel computing not from the point of view of hardware, but from a more abstract view of algorithmic and…

    Paperback – 2016-12-08 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Chapman & Hall/CRC Computational Science

  • Mobile Crowdsensing

    By Cristian Borcea, Manoop Talasila, Reza Curtmola

    Mobile crowdsensing is a technology that allows large scale, cost-effective sensing of the physical world. In mobile crowdsensing, mobile personal devices such as smart phones or smart watches come equipped with a variety of sensors that can be leveraged to collect data related to environment,…

    Hardback – 2016-12-01 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

  • Testing R Code

    By Richard J Cotton

    Learn how to write R code with fewer bugs. The problem with programming is that you are always one typo away from writing something silly. Likewise with data analysis, a small mistake in your model can lead to a big mistake in your results. Combining the two disciplines means that it is all too…

    Hardback – 2016-12-01 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Chapman & Hall/CRC The R Series

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