Knowledge Management in the Intelligence Enterprise (Artech by Edward Waltz

By Edward Waltz

This system-level source in particular applies wisdom administration rules, practices and applied sciences to the intelligence area. Designed for these chargeable for the administration of an intelligence firm operation and its supply of trustworthy intelligence to key decision-makers, the textual content describes the basic ideas of intelligence, from assortment, processing and research to dissemination, for either nationwide intelligence and enterprise purposes. the writer goals to supply a balanced remedy of the organizational and architectural elements of information administration, supplying an figuring out of the procedure infrastructure, instruments and applied sciences essential to enforce the intelligence firm. He explores real-world purposes and offers an in depth instance of aggressive intelligence unit layout. together with over eighty illustrations, the amount deals a pragmatic description of company structure layout technique, and covers the whole diversity of nationwide, army, company and aggressive intelligence.

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Handbook of Research on Enterprise Systems Volume 1 by Jatinder N.D. Gupta, Sushil K. Sharma, Mohammad Abdur Rashid

By Jatinder N.D. Gupta, Sushil K. Sharma, Mohammad Abdur Rashid

The development of computing and conversation applied sciences have profoundly speeded up the advance and deployment of complicated company structures, growing an value in its implementation throughout company and business organisations around the globe. The instruction manual of analysis on company platforms addresses the sector of company structures with extra breadth and intensity than the other source, masking revolutionary applied sciences, top theories, and complex purposes. With articles written via professional authors from around the world, this exhaustive choice of hugely constructed study extends the sphere of company structures to provide libraries an unmatched reference.

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Geographic Visualization: Concepts, Tools and Applications by Martin Dodge

By Martin Dodge

Geographic Visualization: recommendations, instruments and functions  is a ‘state-of-the-art’ evaluate of the most recent advancements within the topic. It examines how new thoughts, tools and instruments will be creatively utilized to resolve difficulties correct to quite a lot of topics.  The textual content covers the influence of third-dimensional monitors on person interplay in addition to the possibilities in animation and obviously explains the right way to create temporally delicate visualizations. It additionally explores the opportunity of dealing with cellular information and representing uncertainty; in addition to the position of participatory visualization structures and exploratory equipment.

Hallmark positive aspects: В 

  • An creation to the various varieties of geographic visualization which attracts upon a couple of theoretical views and disciplines to supply an insightful statement on new equipment, concepts and instruments.
  • Richly illustrated in complete color all through, together with various correct case reviews and obtainable discussions of vital visualization recommendations to let clearer realizing for non-technical audiences.
  • Chapters are written by way of best students and researchers in a number of cognate fields, together with, cartography, GIScience, structure, artwork, city making plans and special effects with case stories drawn from Europe, North the US and Australia

This ebook is a useful source forВ all graduate scholars, researchers and execs operating within the geographic details zone, special effects and cartography.

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Structuring an Energy Technology Revolution by Charles Weiss

By Charles Weiss

The USA is hooked on fossil fuels, and the environmental and geopolitical charges are mounting. A federal program—on the size of the ny undertaking or the Apollo Program—to stimulate innovation in strength coverage turns out crucial. In Structuring an strength expertise Revolution, Charles Weiss and William Bonvillian make the case for simply the sort of application. Their notion backs measures to stimulate inner most funding in new expertise, together with a cap-and-trade approach or carbon tax, yet augments those with a remodeled power innovation approach. it is going to inspire a extensive variety of thoughts that will supply policymakers various technological strategies over the lengthy implementation interval and on the large scale required. utilizing new organizational good points, this system might transcend conventional study and improvement efforts to advertise prototyping, demonstration, and deployment of technological techniques quicker than can be finished via marketplace forces by myself. Weiss and Bonvillian suggest a brand new built-in coverage framework for advancing strength expertise and description a four-step method for encouraging strength options: evaluate of ways new expertise should be introduced, concentrating on hindrances which may be encountered available to buy; improvement of technology-neutral regulations and incentives, placing new expertise pathways into perform to bridge the conventional ''valley of death'' among learn and late-stage improvement; id of gaps within the present process of institutional help for strength innovation; and the institution of non-public and public interventions to fill those gaps. This technique goals for a degree taking part in box in order that applied sciences can compete with each other on their benefits. robust management and public help should be had to withstand the strain of entrenched pursuits opposed to placing new expertise pathways into perform. This booklet can assist commence the method.

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Irresistible APIs: Designing web APIs that developers will by Kirsten Hunter

By Kirsten Hunter


A net API is a platform with a web-style interface builders can use to enforce performance. Well-designed APIs think like a typical extension of the appliance, instead of only a new interface into the backend database. Designing net APIs in response to use instances permits a firm to improve impossible to resist APIs, which builders can eat simply and which aid the company values of that organization.

Purchase of the print ebook encompasses a loose e-book in PDF, Kindle, and ePub codecs from Manning Publications.

About the Technology

It takes a village to convey an impossible to resist internet API. enterprise stakeholders search for an API that works side-by-side with the most product to reinforce the event for patrons. venture managers require effortless integration with different items or methods for patrons to engage together with your procedure. And, builders want APIs to continually interoperate with exterior platforms. The trick is getting the full village jointly. This publication exhibits you how.

About the Book

Irresistible APIspresents a method to create APIs that be successful for all participants of the group. In it, you are going to the way to trap an application's center company worth and expand it with an API that might satisfaction the builders who use it. pondering APIs from the enterprise perspective, whereas additionally contemplating the end-user event, encourages you to discover either side of the layout technique and examine a few winning biz-to-dev verbal exchange styles. alongside the way in which, you are going to begin to view your APIs as a part of your product's center worth rather than simply an add-on.

What's Inside

  • Design-driven development
  • Developing significant use cases
  • API guiding principles
  • How to acknowledge winning APIs

About the Reader

Written for all participants of an API layout crew, despite technical level.

About the Author

Kirsten Hunter is an API evangelist who is helping builders and enterprise stakeholders comprehend, layout, and bring outstanding APIs.

Table of Contents


  1. What makes an API irresistible?
  2. Working with net APIs
  3. API First
  4. Web companies explained
  5. DESIGNING internet APIs

  6. Guiding ideas for API design
  7. Defining the price on your API
  8. Creating your schema model
  9. Design-driven development
  10. Empowering your developers

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The Best Practices Enterprise: A Guide to Achieving by James M. Kerr

By James M. Kerr

There are seven top practices which are imperative during this period of swift swap, expanding buyer calls for, and excessive worldwide pageant. those seven top practices deal with the folks, techniques, and expertise parts of which each company is comprised. with out them firmly in position, a company will ultimately flounder. while pushed by means of most sensible administration, instituting 15 company rules in line with those seven top practices will remodel a firm from mediocrity to a powerhouse often called the easiest Practices Enterprise™. those confirmed rules and practices are supported by way of approximately 50 real-world case examples and excerpts from genuine initiatives to illustrate how a number of organisations have institutionalized those most sensible practices. Key positive aspects • unearths easy methods to increase top-line and bottom-line functionality via remodeling commonplace strategic making plans ways to a program-centric strategic making plans method • Delineates the way it environments will be designed and equipped to arrive optimum degrees of trustworthy responsiveness and velocity to marketplace, whereas maximizing returns on expertise investments • Demonstrates how portfolio-based venture administration reduces hazard and minimizes charges • Illustrates how range and inclusion courses and results-focused verbal exchange practices can be utilized to extend effectiveness, profitability and shareholder worth • comprises unfastened downloadable counsel for potent most sensible practices implementation and enterprise transformation — on hand from the net extra price™ obtain source heart

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Map-based mobile services: design, interaction, and by Liqiu Meng, Alexander Zipf, Stephan Winter

By Liqiu Meng, Alexander Zipf, Stephan Winter

This booklet reviews the most recent study and technical achievements at the following topic blocks: layout of cellular map companies and its constraints, typology and usefulness of cellular map prone, visualization options on small monitors for time-critical projects, cellular map clients, interplay and variation in cellular environments and functions of map-based cellular prone.

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The Service-Oriented Media Enterprise: SOA, BPM, and Web by John Footen

By John Footen

Businesses world wide are speedily adopting Service-Oriented structure (SOA), a layout method used to attach structures as providers, and company procedure administration (BPM), the artwork of orchestrating those providers. Media enterprises from information businesses to track and media obtain providers to motion picture studios are adapting to SOA-style architectures, yet have run into roadblocks exact to the media and leisure undefined. those demanding situations comprise incorporating real-time info, relocating quite a lot of facts at one time, non-linearity and adaptability for workflow, and distinct metrics and knowledge amassing. The Service-Oriented Media firm information the demanding situations and offers recommendations for media know-how pros. via addressing either the IT and media points, it is helping participants enhance present firm applied sciences and operations.

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Temporal Information Systems in Medicine by Carlo Combi, Elpida Keravnou-Papailiou, Yuval Shahar

By Carlo Combi, Elpida Keravnou-Papailiou, Yuval Shahar

The powerful and effective use of knowledge structures in future health care companies and companies is an important portion of the standard of lifestyles all over the world. The modeling of time has attracted curiosity from a couple of examine groups, each one addressing elements from its particular sphere of pursuits. The database platforms group is attracted to easy methods to shop, hold, and question time-oriented facts. the synthetic Intelligence (AI) neighborhood is drawn to formal theories of time, temporal logics, temporal constraints and temporal reasoning thoughts. the factitious Intelligence in drugs (AIM) neighborhood is drawn to the wider matters fascinated about reasoning approximately time-oriented facts: specifically, the results of temporal reasoning on scientific projects equivalent to prognosis, tracking, and longitudinal guideline-based care.

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