Books by Publisher: Maker Media

    Apache: The Definitive Guide

    By Ben Laurie

    Paperback Save £11.34 = £23.16

    Updated to cover the changes in Apache's latest release, 2.0, as well as Apache 1.3, this useful guide discusses how to obtain, set up, secure, modify, and troubleshoot the Apache software on both Unix and Windows systems.

    BGP

    By Iljitsch Van Beijnum

    Paperback Save £9.94 = £21.05

    This title focuses on the use of BGP Border Gateway Protocol to create reliable Internet connections. BGP makes it possible for ISPs to connect to each other and for customers to connect to more than one ISP.

    Web Services Essentials

    By Ethan Cerami

    Paperback Save £6.74 = £16.25

    This text offers programmers both an introduction and reference to XML Web services. It explains the foundations of these distributed services, demonstrates quick ways to create services with open-source Java tools, and explores four key emerging technologies: XML-RPC, SOAP, UDDI, and WSDL.

    Peer-to-Peer

    By Andy Oram

    Other £14.16

    Presenting the goals that drive the developers of the best-known peer-to-peer systems, this text explores the problems they''ve faced, and the technical solutions they''ve found. Topics include metadata, performance, trust, resource allocation, reputation, and security.

    Database Nation: The Death of Privacy in the 21st Century

    By Simson Garfinkel

    Paperback Save £2.74 = £10.25

    This journalistic summary of the current state of privacy rights and violations at the beginning of the 21st century is a call to arms, pleading the case for privacy in the same way as Rachel Carson's 1962 text "Silent Spring".

    Open Sources

    Other £12.05

    In this text, leaders of Open Source come together to discuss the new vision of the software industry they have created, through essays that explain how the movement works, why it succeeds, and where it is going.

    Practical C Programming

    By Steve Oualline

    Paperback £19.25

    This volume aims to teach not only the mechanics of programming, but also how to create programs that are easy to read, debug, and update.

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