Applied Information Security: A Hands-on Approach by David Basin

By David Basin

This e-book explores basic rules for securing IT platforms and illustrates them with hands-on experiments which may be conducted by way of the reader utilizing accompanying software program. The experiments spotlight key info protection difficulties that come up in glossy working platforms, networks, and internet purposes. The authors clarify the way to determine and make the most such difficulties they usually exhibit diverse countermeasures and their implementation. The reader therefore earnings a close realizing of ways vulnerabilities come up and functional adventure tackling them.

After featuring the fundamentals of safeguard ideas, digital environments, and community prone, the authors clarify the center safeguard ideas of authentication and entry regulate, logging and log research, net program defense, certificate and public-key cryptography, and probability administration. The booklet concludes with appendices at the layout of similar classes, record templates, and the fundamentals of Linux as wanted for the assignments.

The authors have effectively taught IT protection to scholars and pros utilizing the content material of this ebook and the laboratory environment it describes. The e-book can be utilized in undergraduate or graduate laboratory classes, complementing extra theoretically orientated classes, and it might probably even be used for self-study by means of IT pros who wish hands-on event in utilized info safeguard. The authors' helping software program is freely to be had on-line and the textual content is supported all through with exercises.

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Content-based audio classification and retrieval for by Tong Zhang, C.C. Jay Kuo

By Tong Zhang, C.C. Jay Kuo

Content-Based Audio class and Retrieval for Audiovisual DataParsing is an up to date assessment of audio and video content material research. incorporated is huge therapy of audiovisual information segmentation, indexing and retrieval in line with multimodal media content material research, and content-based administration of audio information. as well as the widely studied audio kinds similar to speech and song, the authors have integrated hybrid forms of sounds that comprise multiple form of audio part equivalent to speech or environmental sound with track within the heritage. Emphasis can be put on semantic-level identity and type of environmental sounds. The authors introduce a brand new prevalent audio retrieval approach on most sensible of the audio archiving schemes. either theoretical research and implementation concerns are provided. The constructing MPEG-7 criteria are explored.
Content-Based Audio category and Retrieval for Audiovisual DataParsing might be particularly worthwhile to researchers and graduate point scholars designing and constructing absolutely practical audiovisual structures for audio/video content material parsing of multimedia streams.

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Fundamentals of database systems by Ramez Elmasri, Shamkant B. Navathe

By Ramez Elmasri, Shamkant B. Navathe

This is often the e-book of the published e-book and should no longer contain any media, site entry codes, or print vitamins which can come packaged with the certain publication. transparent reasons of idea and layout, large insurance of versions and actual platforms, and an up to date creation to fashionable database applied sciences bring about a number one advent to database platforms. meant for desktop technology majors, basics of Database structures, 6/e emphasizes math versions, layout concerns, relational algebra, and relational calculus. A lab guide and difficulties supply scholars possibilities to perform the basics of layout and implementation. Real-world examples function attractive, functional illustrations of database recommendations. The 6th variation keeps its insurance of the most well-liked database issues, together with SQL, protection, and knowledge mining, and lines elevated emphasis on XML and semi-structured information.

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How to Make Sense of Any Mess: Information Architecture for by Abby Covert

By Abby Covert

Every little thing is getting extra advanced. you'll be crushed by way of the quantity of data we stumble upon every day. even if at paintings, in school, or in our own endeavors, there’s a deepening (and inescapable) want for individuals to paintings with and comprehend details. info structure is the best way that we set up the elements of whatever to make it comprehensible as an entire. after we make issues for others to take advantage of, the structure of data that we decide drastically impacts our skill to convey our meant message to our clients. all of us face messes made from details and other people. I outline the note “mess” an identical approach that the majority dictionaries do: “A scenario the place the interactions among humans and knowledge are complicated or filled with difficulties.” — Who doesn’t bump up opposed to messes made up of info and folks each day? This publication offers a seven step technique for making feel of any mess. every one bankruptcy incorporates a set of classes in addition to workbook workouts architected that will help you to paintings via your individual mess.

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Representation and Retrieval of Visual Media in Multimedia by HongJiang Zhang, Philippe Aigrain, Dragutin Petkovic

By HongJiang Zhang, Philippe Aigrain, Dragutin Petkovic

Representation and Retrieval of visible Media in Multimedia Systems brings jointly in a single position very important contributions and updated researcg ends up in this significant sector.
Representation and Retrieval of visible Media in Multimedia Systems serves as a very good reference, supplying perception into the most very important study matters within the field.

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Semantic Models for Multimedia Database Searching and by Shu-Ching Chen

By Shu-Ching Chen

Semantic versions for Multimedia Database looking and Browsing starts off with the advent of multimedia info functions, the necessity for the advance of the multimedia database administration platforms (MDBMSs), and the real concerns and demanding situations of multimedia platforms. The temporal kinfolk, the spatial family members, the spatio-temporal relatives, and a number of other semantic versions for multimedia details structures also are brought. additionally, this booklet discusses contemporary advances in multimedia database looking out and multimedia database shopping. extra in particular, concerns resembling image/video segmentation, movement detection, item monitoring, item attractiveness, knowledge-based occasion modeling, content-based retrieval, and key body decisions are provided for the 1st time in one booklet. case stories inclusive of semantic types are incorporated within the e-book to demonstrate find out how to use semantic versions to layout multimedia info systems.
Semantic types for Multimedia Database looking out and Browsing is a wonderful reference and will be utilized in complicated point classes for researchers, scientists, execs, software program engineers, scholars, and basic readers who're drawn to the problems, demanding situations, and concepts underlying the present perform of multimedia presentation, multimedia database looking out, and multimedia looking in multimedia details systems.

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Data and Databases. Concepts in Practice by Zerubavel

By Zerubavel

"Days, months, and years got to us through nature, yet we invented the week for ourselves. there's not anything inevitable a few seven-day cycle, or approximately the other type of week; it represents an arbitrary rhythm imposed on our actions, unrelated to whatever within the average order. yet the place the week exists—and there were many cultures the place it doesn't—it is so deeply embedded in our adventure that we not often query its rightness, or ponder it as a man-made conference; for many people it's a subject of 'second nature.'

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The Semantic Web by Michael C. Daconta, Leo J. Obrst, Kevin T. Smith

By Michael C. Daconta, Leo J. Obrst, Kevin T. Smith

* "The Semantic net is an extension of the present internet within which info is given
* well-defined which means, higher permitting pcs and folks to paintings in cooperation."-Tim Berners-Lee, medical American, may perhaps 2001
* This authoritative advisor exhibits how the Semantic net works technically and the way companies can put it to use to achieve a aggressive advantage
* Explains what taxonomies and ontologies are in addition to their significance in developing the Semantic Web
* better half site comprises additional updates because the framework develops and hyperlinks to comparable websites

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