CRC Press, 2013-10-29, 488 pages, pdf, epub
Although the information and communication technology (ICT) industry accounted for only 2 percent of global greenhouse gas emissions in 2007, the explosive increase in data traffic brought about by a rapidly growing user base of more than a billion wireless…
Auerbach Publications, 2013-10-28, 730 pages, pdf, epub
Although the use of cloud computing platforms and applications has expanded rapidly, most books on the subject focus on high-level concepts. There has long been a need for a book that provides detailed guidance on how to develop secure clouds….
Auerbach Publications, 2014-09-11, 414 pages, pdf, epub
Recent advancements in mobile device technologies are revolutionizing how we socialize, interact, and connect. By connecting the virtual community with the local environment, mobile social networks (MSNs) create the opportunity for a multitude of new personalized services for mobile users….
Wiley-Blackwell, 2014-11-03, 312 pages, pdf, epub
Food products have always been designed, but usually not consciously. Even when design has been part of the process, it has often been restricted to considerations of packaging, logos, fonts and colors. But now design is impacting more dramatically on…
Chapman and Hall/CRC, 2014-05-01, 576 pages, pdf, epub
Linked Data Management presents techniques for querying and managing Linked Data that is available on today’s Web. The book shows how the abundance of Linked Data can serve as fertile ground for research and commercial applications. The text focuses on…