Category: Algorithms & Cryptography

Algorithms & Cryptography

Quantum Machine Learning and Optimisation in Finance 0

Quantum Machine Learning and Optimisation in Finance

eBook Details: Paperback: 442 pages Publisher: WOW! eBook (October 31, 2022) Language: English ISBN-10: 1801813574 ISBN-13: 978-1801813570 eBook Description: Quantum Machine Learning and Optimisation in Finance: Learn the principles of quantum machine learning and how to apply them in finance With recent advances in quantum computing technology, we finally reached the era of Noisy Intermediate-Scale Quantum (NISQ) computing. NISQ-era quantum computers are powerful enough to test quantum computing algorithms and solve hard real-world problems faster than classical hardware. Speedup is so important in financial applications, ranging from analysing huge amounts of customer data to high frequency trading. This is where quantum computing can give you the...

Demystifying Cryptography with OpenSSL 3.0 0

Demystifying Cryptography with OpenSSL 3.0

eBook Details: Paperback: 342 pages Publisher: WOW! eBook (October 26, 2022) Language: English ISBN-10: 1800560346 ISBN-13: 978-1800560345 eBook Description: Demystifying Cryptography with OpenSSL 3.0: Use OpenSSL to add security features to your application, including cryptographically strong symmetric and asymmetric encryption, digital signatures, SSL/TLS connectivity, and PKI handling Security and networking are essential features of software today. The modern internet is full of worms, Trojan horses, men-in-the-middle, and other threats. This is why maintaining security is more important than ever. OpenSSL is one of the most widely used and essential open source projects on the internet for this purpose. If you are a software developer, system administrator, network...

Data Structures & Algorithms in Python 0

Data Structures & Algorithms in Python

eBook Details: Paperback: 928 pages Publisher: WOW! eBook (September 5, 2022) Language: English ISBN-10: 013485568X ISBN-13: 978-0134855684 eBook Description: Data Structures & Algorithms in Python (Developer’s Library): Learn how to use Data Structures in writing high performance Python programs and Algorithms This practical introduction to data structures and algorithms can help every programmer who wants to write more efficient software. Building on Robert Lafore’s legendary Java-based guide, this book helps you understand exactly how data structures and algorithms operate. You’ll learn how to efficiently apply them with the enormously popular Python language and scale your code to handle today’s big data challenges. Throughout, the authors focus...

Data Structures the Fun Way 0

Data Structures the Fun Way

eBook Details: Paperback: 304 pages Publisher: WOW! eBook (November 8, 2022) Language: English ISBN-10: 1718502605 ISBN-13: 978-1718502604 eBook Description: Data Structures the Fun Way: An Amusing Adventure with Coffee-Filled Examples: Learn how and when to use the right data structures in any situation, strengthening your computational thinking, problem-solving, and programming skills in the process This accessible and entertaining book provides an in-depth introduction to computational thinking through the lens of data structures a critical component in any programming endeavor. Through diagrams, pseudocode, and humorous analogies, you’ll learn how the structure of data drives algorithmic operations, gaining insight into not just how to build data structures, but precisely...

Blockchain and Ethereum Smart Contract Solution Development 0

Blockchain and Ethereum Smart Contract Solution Development

eBook Details: Paperback: 471 pages Publisher: WOW! eBook (August 24, 2022) Language: English ISBN-10: 1484281632 ISBN-13: 978-1484281635 eBook Description: Blockchain and Ethereum Smart Contract Solution Development: Dapp Programming with Solidity Build decentralized applications with smart contract programming. Following the curriculum from an active blockchain course taught by the author at the McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas, this book fills the gaps for you from learning about basic cryptocurrency uses of blockchain to understanding smart contracts and dapps. You’ll first start by understanding the basics of blockchain technology. Take a business point of view to discover general concepts about blockchains and dapps or...

Blockchain Consensus 0

Blockchain Consensus

eBook Details: Paperback: 467 pages Publisher: WOW! eBook (August 19, 2022) Language: English ISBN-10: 1484281780 ISBN-13: 978-1484281789 eBook Description: Blockchain Consensus: An Introduction to Classical, Blockchain, and Quantum Consensus Protocols This book is your comprehensive guide to understanding Blockchain and Blockchain consensus algorithms. It covers distributed systems, distributed consensus, and relevant system models. And you’ll explore how classical and modern consensus algorithms work. The book also covers quantum consensus and explains the role that quantum computing plays in distributed systems. Consensus protocols allow participants in distributed systems to agree on a common value, despite faults. It’s a fundamentally important construct in distributed systems. As a result...