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New and Published Books

  1. Multimedia Ontology

    Representation and Applications

    By Santanu Chaudhury, Anupama Mallik, Hiranmay Ghosh

    The result of more than 15 years of collective research, Multimedia Ontology: Representation and Applications provides a theoretical foundation for understanding the nature of media data and the principles involved in its interpretation. The book presents a unified approach to recent advances in...

    Published June 26th 2015 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  2. The Social Dynamics of Web 2.0

    Interdisciplinary Perspectives

    Edited by Charalambos Tsekeris, Ioannis Katerelos

    Series: Contemporary Issues in Social Science

    Within only a few years, Facebook, Wikipedia, Twitter, You Tube and other social media have become an intimate part of everyday life. Web 2.0, the collective term for all forms of interactive online communication, is characterized by the overwhelming ability of users to collaboratively create...

    Published June 9th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Virtual Character Design for Games and Interactive Media

    By Robin James Stuart Sloan

    While the earliest character representations in video games were rudimentary in terms of their presentation and performance, the virtual characters that appear in games today can be extremely complex and lifelike. These are characters that have the potential to make a powerful and emotional...

    Published May 7th 2015 by A K Peters/CRC Press

  4. Multimedia Technology IV

    Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Multimedia Technology, Sydney, Australia, 28-30 March 2015

    Edited by Aly A. Farag, Yang Jian, Feng Jiao

    Multimedia Technology IV is a collection of papers from the 4th International Conference on Multimedia Technology (ICMT 2015, Sydney, Australia, 28-29 March 2015). The book discusses a wide range of topics, including: – Image and signal processing – Video and audio processing – Multimedia data...

    Published April 7th 2015 by CRC Press

  5. Web Security

    A WhiteHat Perspective

    By Hanqing Wu, Liz Zhao

    In late 2013, approximately 40 million customer debit and credit cards were leaked in a data breach at Target. This catastrophic event, deemed one of the biggest data breaches ever, clearly showed that many companies need to significantly improve their information security strategies. Web Security:...

    Published April 6th 2015 by Auerbach Publications

  6. Cloud Computing with e-Science Applications

    Edited by Olivier Terzo, Lorenzo Mossucca

    The amount of data in everyday life has been exploding. This data increase has been especially significant in scientific fields, where substantial amounts of data must be captured, communicated, aggregated, stored, and analyzed. Cloud Computing with e-Science Applications explains how cloud...

    Published January 22nd 2015 by CRC Press

  7. The Data Bank Society (Routledge Revivals)

    Organizations, Computers and Social Freedom

    By John Smith

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    This study, written in the context of its first publication in 1970, discusses and documents the invasion of privacy by the corporation and the social institution in the search for efficiency in information processing. Discussing areas such as the impact of the computer on administration, privacy...

    Published January 19th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Guide to Cloud Computing for Business and Technology Managers

    From Distributed Computing to Cloudware Applications

    By Vivek Kale

    Guide to Cloud Computing for Business and Technology Managers: From Distributed Computing to Cloudware Applications unravels the mystery of cloud computing and explains how it can transform the operating contexts of business enterprises. It provides a clear understanding of what cloud computing...

    Published December 17th 2014 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  9. Essentials of Cloud Computing

    By K. Chandrasekaran

    Cloud computing—accessing computing resources over the Internet—is rapidly changing the landscape of information technology. Its primary benefits compared to on-premise computing models are reduced costs and increased agility and scalability. Hence, cloud computing is receiving considerable...

    Published December 5th 2014 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  10. LogiQL

    A Query Language for Smart Databases

    By Terry Halpin, Spencer Rugaber

    Series: Emerging Directions in Database Systems and Applications

    LogiQL is a new state-of-the-art programming language based on Datalog. It can be used to build applications that combine transactional, analytical, graph, probabilistic, and mathematical programming. LogiQL makes it possible to build hybrid applications that previously required multiple...

    Published November 13th 2014 by CRC Press