Architecture: From Commission to Construction
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Game Engine Architecture, Second Edition
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Game Engine Architecture, Third Edition
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Advanced iOS App Architecture (First Edition): Real-world app architecture in Swift by Rene Cacheaux, Josh Berlin
Requirements: .PDF reader, 15.2 Mb
Overview: Apply Different Architectures to Your Codebase!
Advanced iOS App Architecture guides you through building one real-world app written in different architectures to give you hands-on and practical experience working in different architectures. This book will also guide you through the theory you need to gain a solid foundation of architecture concepts so that you can make your own informed decisions on how to use them in your codebase.
This book is for intermediate iOS developers who already know the basics of iOS and are looking to build apps using defined architectures, making apps cleaner and easier to maintain.
Genre: Non-Fiction > Tech & Devices
A Global History of Architecture, 3rd Edition by Francis D.K. Ching, Mark Jarzombek, Vikramaditya Prakash
Requirements: .PDF reader, 152.9 mb
Overview: A Global History of Architecture provides a comprehensive tour through the ages, spinning the globe to present the landmark architectural movements that characterized each time period. Spanning from 3,500 b.c.e. to the present, this unique guide is written by an architectural all-star team who emphasize connections, contrasts and influences, reminding us that history is not linear and that everything was ‘modern architecture’ in its day. This new third edition has been updated with new drawings from Professor Ching, including maps with more information and color, expanded discussion on contemporary architecture, and in-depth chapter introductions that set the stage for global views. The all-new online enhanced companion site brings history to life, providing a clearer framework through which to interpret and understand architecture through the ages.
Unique in its non-Eurocentrism, this book provides a fresh survey of architectural history with a truly global perspective, fulfilling the National Architectural Accrediting Board’s requirements for ‘non-Western’ architecture in history education.
Track the history of architecture through a comparative timeline that spans the globe Learn how disparate design styles evolved side-by-side, and which elements migrated where Delve into non-Western architecture with expert insight and an historical perspective Explore further with an online Interactive Resource Center featuring digital learning tools
Escalating globalization has expanded our perspective of both history and architecture beyond Europe and the U.S. Today’s architects are looking far beyond the traditional boundaries, and history shows us that structures’ evolution from shelter to art mirrors the hopes and fears of society along the way. A Global History of Architecture takes you inside history itself to witness the the growth and movements that built our world.
Genre: Non fiction > Educational | Reference | Architecture
Android Jetpack Architecture Components
Photography for Architecture / Paul Ott Architekturfotografie (German and English Edition)
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Architecture in Europe Since 1968: Memory and Invention
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Beyond Software Architecture: Creating and Sustaining Winning Solutions by Luke Hohmann
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Overview: Successfully managing the relationship between business and technology is a daunting task faced by all companies in the twenty-first century. Beyond Software Architecture is a practical guide to properly managing this mission-critical relationship. In our modern economy, every software decision can have a significant impact on business; conversely, most business decisions will influence a software application’s viability. This book contains keen insights and useful lessons about creating winning software solutions in the context of a real-world business.
Software should be designed to deliver value to an organization, but all too often it brings turmoil instead. Powerful applications are available in the marketplace, but purchasing or licensing these technologies does not guarantee success. Winning solutions must be properly integrated into an organization’s infrastructure.
Software expert Luke Hohmann teaches you the business ramifications of software-architecture decisions, and further instructs you on how to understand and embrace the business issues that must be resolved to achieve software success. Using this book as a roadmap, business managers and development teams can safely navigate the minefield of important decisions that they face on a regular basis. The resulting synergy between business and technology will allow you to create winning technology solutions, and ensure your organization’s success–now and in the future.
Genre: Non-Fiction > Tech & Devices