Mendel 2015: Recent Advances in Soft Computing by Radek Matoušek

By Radek Matoušek

This booklet is a suite of chosen permitted papers of Mendel convention that has been held in Brno, Czech Republic in June 2015. The booklet contents 3 chapters which signify fresh advances in delicate computing together with clever photograph processing and bio-inspired robotics.: bankruptcy 1: Evolutionary Computing, and Swarm intelligence, bankruptcy 2: Neural Networks, Self-organization, and computing device Learning, and Chapter3: Intelligent photograph Processing, and Bio-inspired Robotics. The Mendel convention was once demonstrated in 1995, and it incorporates the identify of the scientist and Augustinian priest Gregor J. Mendel who found the recognized legislation of Heredity. In 2015 we're commemorating a hundred and fifty years for the reason that Mendel's lectures, which he offered in Brno on February and March 1865. the most goal of the convention used to be to create a periodical hazard for college kids, lecturers and researchers to replace their principles and novel learn methods.

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Linux Server Hacks: 100 Industrial-Strength Tips and Tools by Rob Flickenger

By Rob Flickenger

Publish yr note: First released in 2003

A efficient procedure administrator is aware Linux server is a excessive functionality method for routing quite a lot of info via a community connection. developing and holding a Linux server calls for knowing not just the undefined, however the bits and bobs of the Linux working process in addition to its assisting forged of utilities in addition to layers of functions software program. There's simple documentation on-line yet there's much past the fundamentals you need to recognize, and this purely comes from individuals with hands-on, real-world event. this sort of "know how" is what we sought to trap in Linux Server Hacks .

Linux Server Hacks is a set of a hundred industrial-strength hacks, offering counsel and instruments that clear up useful difficulties for Linux approach directors. each hack should be learn in precisely a couple of minutes yet will store hours of attempting to find the perfect resolution. a few of the hacks are sophisticated, lots of them are non-obvious, and them all show the facility and suppleness of a Linux approach. You'll locate hacks dedicated to tuning the Linux kernel to make your process run extra successfully, in addition to utilizing CVS or RCS to trace the revision to method records. You'll study alternative routes to do backups, the best way to use approach tracking instruments to trace process functionality and numerous safe networking ideas. Linux Server Hacks additionally is helping you deal with large-scale internet installations operating Apache, MySQL, and different open resource instruments which are normally a part of a Linux system.

O'Reilly's new Hacks sequence proudly reclaims the time period "hacking" for the great men. Hackers use their ingenuity to resolve attention-grabbing difficulties. Rob Flickenger is an skilled process administrator, having controlled the structures for O'Reilly community for numerous years. (He's additionally into group instant networking and he's written a booklet on that topic for O'Reilly.) Rob has additionally accrued the simplest principles and instruments from a couple of different hugely expert contributors.

Written for clients who already comprehend the fundamentals, Linux Server Hacks is equipped upon the services of people that fairly recognize what they're doing.

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Soft Computing Agents: New Trends for Designing Autonomous by Stan Franklin (auth.), Prof. Vincenzo Loia, Prof. Salvatore

By Stan Franklin (auth.), Prof. Vincenzo Loia, Prof. Salvatore Sessa (eds.)

In the present literature the intersection of agent know-how with smooth computing is a really fresh and tasty factor. The booklet is dedicated to a unifying point of view of this subject. In comprises contributions through recognized authors whose services is universally famous in those crossing components. specific emphasis is dedicated to complex examine initiatives concerned with Web-related technologies.
Fundamental issues explored during this quantity are: - formal theories and logics to symbolize and deal with vague communications acts between groups of brokers; - soft-computing methods to outline dispensed problem-solving suggestions to symbolize and cause approximately large-scale regulate platforms; - decomposition of a posh approach into self sufficient or semiautonomous brokers via evolutionary types; - enrichment of agent programming paradigm for cooperative soft-computing processing.

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High Performance Computing on Vector Systems 2007 by Seiji Tsuboi (auth.), Michael Resch, Sabine Roller, Peter

By Seiji Tsuboi (auth.), Michael Resch, Sabine Roller, Peter Lammers, Toshiyuki Furui, Martin Galle, Wolfgang Bez (eds.)

This booklet comprises papers offered on the 5th Teraflop Workshop, held in November 2006 at Tohoku collage, Japan and the 6th Teraflop Workshop held in March 2007 on the Stuttgart excessive functionality Computing middle (HLRS) in Germany. It offers the cutting-edge in excessive functionality computing and simulation on glossy supercomputer architectures. It covers tendencies in and software program improvement mostly and in particular the way forward for vector-based platforms and heterogeneous architectures. the appliance contributions disguise computational fluid dynamics, fluid-structure interplay, physics, chemistry, astrophysics, and weather study. cutting edge fields like coupled multi-physics or multi-scale simulations are presented.

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Linux 3-D Graphics Programming by Norman Lin

By Norman Lin

At the moment, there are not any without delay aggressive titles to Lin's identify, and contemplating the explosive progress of not just three-D photographs however the Linux working method, this new booklet might be priceless to builders attracted to pix programming. The CD-ROM includes a sequence of lively three-D movies illustrating key three-D snap shots innovations, akin to the transformation from global area into digicam house. It additionally good points Blender 3D, a certified caliber 3D modeler.

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Principles of Transactional Memory (Synthesis Lectures on by Rachid Guerraoui, Michal Kapalka

By Rachid Guerraoui, Michal Kapalka

Transactional reminiscence (TM) is an attractive paradigm for concurrent programming on shared reminiscence architectures. With a TM, threads of an software speak, and synchronize their activities, through in-memory transactions. every one transaction can practice any variety of operations on shared information, after which both devote or abort. whilst the transaction commits, the consequences of all its operations develop into instantly noticeable to different transactions; while it aborts, even though, these results are completely discarded. Transactions are atomic: programmers get the appearance that each transaction executes all its operations without delay, at a few unmarried and distinct cut-off date. but, a TM runs transactions at the same time to leverage the parallelism provided via sleek processors. the purpose of this booklet is to supply theoretical foundations for transactional reminiscence. This contains defining a version of a TM, in addition to answering accurately whilst a TM implementation is right, what sort of houses it could ascertain, what are the ability and boundaries of a TM, and what inherent trade-offs are eager about designing a TM set of rules. whereas the focal point of this e-book is at the basic ideas, its target is to seize the typical instinct at the back of the semantics of TMs and the homes of latest TM implementations. desk of Contents: advent / Shared reminiscence structures / Transactional reminiscence: A Primer / TM Correctness concerns / imposing a TM / extra analyzing / Opacity / Proving Opacity: An instance / Opacity vs.\ Atomicity / extra examining / The Liveness of a TM / Lock-Based TMs / Obstruction-Free TMs / normal Liveness of TMs / extra examining / Conclusions

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Soft Computing Based Modeling in Intelligent Systems by Nikola Kasabov (auth.), Valentina Emilia Balas, János Fodor,

By Nikola Kasabov (auth.), Valentina Emilia Balas, János Fodor, Annamária R. Várkonyi-Kóczy (eds.)

The e-book comprises delicate computing implementations of clever platforms versions. the new acclaim for fuzzy structures, neural networks and evolutionary computation, regarded as similar in AI, are actually normal to construct clever platforms. Professor Lotfi A. Zadeh has instructed the time period "Soft Computing" for all new strategies operating in those new components of AI. delicate Computing innovations are tolerant to imprecision, uncertainty and partial fact. end result of the huge type and complexity of the area, the constituting tools of sentimental Computing should not competing for a entire final resolution. as a substitute they're complementing one another, for committed ideas tailored to every particular challenge. hundreds and hundreds of concrete purposes are already to be had in lots of domain names. version established ways provide a truly demanding approach to combine a priori wisdom into techniques. as a result of their flexibility, robustness, and simple interpretability, the gentle computing purposes will proceed to have a great position in our technologies.

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Soft Computing in Information Communication Technology: by Liu Xin (auth.), Jia Luo (eds.)

By Liu Xin (auth.), Jia Luo (eds.)

This is a suite of the permitted papers touching on tender computing in info verbal exchange expertise. All authorised papers are subjected to strict peer-reviewing through 2 professional referees.

The resultant dissemination of the newest study effects, and the exchanges of perspectives in regards to the destiny learn instructions to be taken during this box makes the paintings of sizeable worth to all these having an curiosity within the themes lined. the current ebook represents a cooperative attempt to search out the simplest innovations for effecting advancements within the caliber and the reliability of Neural Networks, Swarm Intelligence, Evolutionary Computing, photograph Processing net safety, facts safeguard, information Mining, community defense and defense of knowledge and Cyber laws.

Our honest appreciation and thank you visit those authors for his or her contributions to this convention. i am hoping you could achieve plenty of worthy info from the book.

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Practical Packet Analysis: Using Wireshark to Solve by Chris Sanders

By Chris Sanders

It's effortless sufficient to put in Wireshark and start shooting packets off the wire--or from the air. yet how do you interpret these packets as soon as you've captured them? and the way can these packets assist you to higher comprehend what's occurring lower than the hood of your community? Practical Packet Analysis exhibits find out how to use Wireshark to seize after which study packets as you're taking an indepth examine real-world packet research and community troubleshooting. the way in which the professionals do it.

Wireshark (derived from the airy project), has develop into the world's most well liked community sniffing software. yet whereas Wireshark comes with documentation, there's no longer plenty of info to teach you ways to exploit it in real-world situations. Practical Packet Analysis exhibits you the way to:
* Use packet research to take on universal community difficulties, akin to lack of connectivity, gradual networks, malware infections, and more
* construct personalized seize and show filters
* faucet into dwell community communication
* Graph site visitors styles to imagine the knowledge flowing throughout your network
* Use complex Wireshark positive aspects to appreciate complicated packets
* construct statistics and reviews that can assist you higher clarify technical community info to non-technical users

Because net-centric computing calls for a deep figuring out of community verbal exchange on the packet point, Practical Packet Analysis is a must-have for any community technician, administrator, or engineer troubleshooting community difficulties of any kind.

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