The ThoughtWorks Anthology Volume 2

The ThoughtWorks Anthology  Volume 2
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Category Computers
Total Pages 248
ISBN 1937785009
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When you hit a rough spot in software development, it's nice to know that someone has been there before. The domain experts at ThoughtWorks share what they've learned in this anthology, bringing together the best field-tested insights in IT and software development. You'll benefit from their experience in areas from testing to information visualization, from object oriented to functional programming, from incremental development to driving innovation in delivery. You'll find yourself referring to this collection of solved problems whenever you need an expert's insight. This new collection of essays from the experts at ThoughtWorks offers practical insight and advice on a range of challenges faced daily by software developers and IT professionals. It covers a broad spectrum of software development topics, from tuning agile methodologies to hard-core language geekery. This anthology captures the wide-ranging intellect and diversity of ThoughtWorks, reflected through practical and timely topics. In it, you'll find from-the-trenches advice on topics such as continuous integration, testing, and improving the software delivery process. See how people use functional programming techniques in object-oriented languages, modern Java web applications, and deal with current problems in JavaScript development. Scan an overview of the most interesting programming languages today and the current state of information visualization. And it's all field-tested insight, because it comes from the practical perspective of ThoughtWorks experts. Each essay focuses on extending your skills and enlarging your toolkit. And each is drawn from practical experience gained in the field. You'll benefit from this book if you are involved in developing, deploying, or testing software, either as a manager or developer.

The ThoughtWorks Anthology  Volume 2
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2012

When you hit a rough spot in software development, it's nice to know that someone has been there before. The domain experts at ThoughtWorks share what they've learned in this anthology, bringing together the best field-tested insights in IT and software development. You'll benefit from their experience in areas from

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Graph Databases
  • Author : Ian Robinson,Jim Webber,Emil Eifrem
  • Publisher : "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
  • Release Date : 2015-06-10

Discover how graph databases can help you manage and query highly connected data. With this practical book, you’ll learn how to design and implement a graph database that brings the power of graphs to bear on a broad range of problem domains. Whether you want to speed up your

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Monolith to Microservices
  • Author : Sam Newman
  • Publisher : "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
  • Release Date : 2019-11-14

How do you detangle a monolithic system and migrate it to a microservice architecture? How do you do it while maintaining business-as-usual? As a companion to Sam Newman’s extremely popular Building Microservices, this new book details a proven method for transitioning an existing monolithic system to a microservice architecture.

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The Thoughtworks Anthology
  • Author : Roy Singham,Martin Fowler,Rebecca J. Parsons,Neal Ford,Jeff Bay
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2008

ThoughtWorks is a well-known global consulting firm; ThoughtWorkers are leaders in areas of design, architecture, SOA, testing, and agile methodologies. This collection of essays brings together contributions from well-known ThoughtWorkers such as Martin Fowler, along with other authors you may not know yet. While ThoughtWorks is perhaps best known for

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A Source Book in Chinese Philosophy
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Princeton University Press
  • Release Date : 2008-09-02

A Source Book in Chinese Philosophy is a milestone along the complex and difficult road to significant understanding by Westerners of the Asian peoples and a monumental contribution to the cause of philosophy. It is the first anthology of Chinese philosophy to cover its entire historical development. It provides substantial

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History of Chinese Ancient Educational Thought  Works by Zhu Yongxin on Education Series
  • Author : Zhu Yongxin
  • Publisher : McGraw Hill Professional
  • Release Date : 2015-01-23

China enjoys a splendid ancient culture, which is inseparable from the role of cultural transmission played by the country’s system of education. As a nation that attaches great importance to education, China possesses an abundance of educational thought throughout its long history. In History of Chinese Ancient Educational Thought,

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No Fluff  Just Stuff Anthology
  • Author : Neal Ford
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2006

Presents a collection of articles covering such topics as web services, DSLs, Shale, legacy code, and CSS.

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Building Microservices
  • Author : Sam Newman
  • Publisher : "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
  • Release Date : 2015-02-02

Annotation Over the past 10 years, distributed systems have become more fine-grained. From the large multi-million line long monolithic applications, we are now seeing the benefits of smaller self-contained services. Rather than heavy-weight, hard to change Service Oriented Architectures, we are now seeing systems consisting of collaborating microservices. Easier to change,

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Building Evolutionary Architectures
  • Author : Neal Ford,Rebecca Parsons,Patrick Kua
  • Publisher : "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
  • Release Date : 2017-09-18

The software development ecosystem is constantly changing, providing a constant stream of new tools, frameworks, techniques, and paradigms. Over the past few years, incremental developments in core engineering practices for software development have created the foundations for rethinking how architecture changes over time, along with ways to protect important architectural

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Graph Databases
  • Author : Ian Robinson,Jim Webber,Emil Eifrem
  • Publisher : "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
  • Release Date : 2013-06-10

Discover how graph databases can help you manage and query highly connected data. With this practical book, you’ll learn how to design and implement a graph database that brings the power of graphs to bear on a broad range of problem domains. Whether you want to speed up your

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The Productive Programmer
  • Author : Neal Ford
  • Publisher : "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
  • Release Date : 2008-07-03

Anyone who develops software for a living needs a proven way to produce it better, faster, and cheaper. The Productive Programmer offers critical timesaving and productivity tools that you can adopt right away, no matter what platform you use. Master developer Neal Ford not only offers advice on the mechanics

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Black Feminist Thought
  • Author : Patricia Hill Collins
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2002-06-01

In spite of the double burden of racial and gender discrimination, African-American women have developed a rich intellectual tradition that is not widely known. In Black Feminist Thought, Patricia Hill Collins explores the words and ideas of Black feminist intellectuals as well as those African-American women outside academe. She provides

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Learn to Program
  • Author : Chris Pine
  • Publisher : Pragmatic Bookshelf
  • Release Date : 2009-03-28

Printed in full color. For this new edition of the best-selling Learn to Program, Chris Pine has taken a good thing and made it even better. First, he used the feedback from hundreds of reader e-mails to update the content and make it even clearer. Second, he updated the examples

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The Varieties of Religious Experience
  • Author : William James
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2012-07-26

'Is life worth living? Yes, a thousand times yes when the world still holds such spirits as Professor James.' - Gertrude Stein A classic of American thought, William James’ The Varieties of Religious Experience is an extraordinary study of human spirituality in all its forms and one of the

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Presentation Patterns
  • Author : Neal Ford,Matthew McCullough,Nathaniel Schutta
  • Publisher : Addison-Wesley
  • Release Date : 2012-08-15

Presentation Patterns is the first book on presentations that categorizes and organizes the building blocks (or patterns) that you’ll need to communicate effectively using presentation tools like Keynote and PowerPoint. Patterns are like the lower-level steps found inside recipes; they are the techniques you must master to be considered

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