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The NICE cyber security framework: cyber security intelligence and analytics (2nd ed.)
Alsmadi I., Springer International Publishing, Cham, Switzerland, 2023. 396 pp. Type: Book (9783031216503)
Demand for skilled workers in the field of cybersecurity is currently strong and expected to remain so for the next few years. At the same time, many countries are experiencing skill shortages in this area. This book describes the National Initiat...
Aug 29 2023
Genius: theory, history and technique
Manzocco R., Springer International Publishing, Cham, Switzerland, 2023. 182 pp. Type: Book (9783031270918)
Most of us stand in awe of the great intellectual giants who exemplified, or even created, the character of the eras in which they lived. Newton, Einstein, Euler, J. S. Bach, Beethoven, Botticelli, Picasso, and Shakespeare are just a few of these ...
Aug 11 2023
Viruses in all dimensions: how an information code controls viruses, software and microorganisms
Ball R., Springer International Publishing, New York, NY, 2023. 156 pp. Type: Book (9783658388256)
It has been several decades since the emergence of the first recognized computer virus. The infectious behavior of computer viruses gave them their name--an analogy to the original biological variety. The book’s goal is to draw this con...
Jul 6 2023
Prophets of computing: visions of society transformed by computing
van Lente D., ACM Books, New York, NY, 2022. 556 pp. Type: Book (1450398154)
The dramatic rise of digital computers in the second half of the 20th century did not just happen. This profound change was driven by governments and a number of inspired individuals, with levels of success varying across different countries and c...
Jul 4 2023
The Apple II age: how the computer became personal
Nooney L., UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO PRESS, Chicago, Illinois, 2023. 352 pp. Type: Book (0226816524)
You get a peculiar feeling when reading a history of events that took place when you were a 30-plus-year-old adult trying to earn a living. You recall some of them, but then you discover that not only were there many gaps in your knowledge at the ...
Jun 12 2023
Beyond data: reclaiming human rights at the dawn of the metaverse
Renieris E., MIT Press, Cambridge,MA, 2023. 240 pp. Type: Book (9780262047821)
This book is a short, focused essay on data security and privacy. The author makes it clear that these are two separate matters that are often in conflict both in practice and in law. Each of the book’s three major sections emphasizes a diff...
May 11 2023
Multiple LDPC-encoder layered space-time-frequency architectures for OFDM MIMO multiplexing
Huang Y., Wang J. Wireless Personal Communications: An International Journal 63(4): 995-1012, 2012. Type: Article
For many, because of its influence in both everyday life and business, fourth-generation (4G) wireless communication has a distinguished place, where coupling orthogonal frequency-division multiplexing (OFDM) and multiple input, multiple output (M...
Apr 24 2023
Synthetic friends: a philosophy of human-machine friendship
Kempt H., Palgrave Macmillan, New York, NY, 2022. 220 pp. Type: Book (3031136306)
The relationships between human beings and robots have been a significant part of science fiction since Isaac Asimov’s robot stories and novels, starting in 1950, and movies and television shows like
Apr 13 2023
Establishing SRE foundations: a step-by-step guide to introducing site reliability engineering in software delivery organizations
Ukis V., Pearson, Hoboken, NJ, 2023. 560 pp. Type: Book (0137424604)
In a product-oriented organization, how do you get product operations, product development, and product owners to work together? Traditional methodologies like the Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) or Control Objectives for Info...
Apr 6 2023
Model-driven DevOps: increasing agility and security in your physical network through DevOps
King J., Carter S., Pearson Education, Boston, MA, 2023. 192 pp. Type: Book (0137644671), Reviews: (2 of 2)
Network infrastructure management and operations are often very manually intensive processes, prone to error and slow to react to business needs. DevOps is a set of practices and tools in software development, focusing on efficiency to integrate a...
Apr 3 2023
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