By (author) Brad Ediger
Normal Price: $67.27
Your Price: $60.55 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $6.73! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $3.03 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available, ships in 8-11 days
Advanced Rails by Brad Ediger
Book DescriptionReady to go to the next level with Rails? From examining the parts of Ruby that make this framework possible to deploying large Rails applications, "Advanced Rails" offers you an in-depth look at techniques for dealing with databases, security, performance, web services and much more. Chapters in this book help you understand not only the tricks and techniques used within the Rails framework itself, but also how make use of ideas borrowed from other programming paradigms. "Advanced Rails" pays particular attention to building applications that scale - whether "scale" means handling more users, or working with a bigger and more complex database.You'll find plenty of examples and code samples that explain: aspects of Ruby that are often confusing or misunderstood; Metaprogramming; how to develop Rails plug-ins; different database management systems; advanced database features, including triggers, rules, and stored procedures; how to connect to multiple databases; when to use the Active Support library for generic, reusable functions; security principles for web application design, and security issues endemic to the Web; when and when not to optimize performance; and why version control and issue tracking systems are essential to any large or long-lived Rails project. "Advanced Rails" also gives you a look at REST for developing web services, ways to incorporate and extend Rails, how to use internationalization, and many other topics. If you're just starting out with rails, or merely experimenting with the framework, this book is not for you. But if you want to improve your skills with Rails through advanced techniques, this book is essential.
Buy Advanced Rails book by Brad Ediger from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780596510329
(232mm x 178mm x 21mm)
Imprint: O'Reilly Media, Inc, USA
Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc, USA
Publish Date: 11-Jan-2008
Country of Publication: United States
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Advanced Rails book by Brad Ediger and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - Brad Ediger
Brad Ediger is a freelance programmer, specializing in Rails, who has used the framework since its release in 2004. He and his wife Kristen (a web designer) own Madriska Media Group, a web development firm.
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2016. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.