Information and Communication Technologies in Tourism 2017: by Roland Schegg,Brigitte Stangl

By Roland Schegg,Brigitte Stangl

This booklet offers state of the art examine into the appliance of data and verbal exchange applied sciences to shuttle and tourism. the diversity of subject matters coated is huge, encompassing electronic advertising and social media, cellular computing and website design, semantic applied sciences and recommender platforms, augmented and digital truth, digital distribution and on-line shuttle stories, MOOC and eLearning, eGovernment, and the sharing financial system. there's a specific specialise in the improvement of electronic ideas, the effect of huge info, and the electronic economic system. as well as the outline of analysis advances and cutting edge rules, readers will discover a variety of informative business case stories. The contents of the e-book are in accordance with the 2017 input eTourism convention, held in Rome. the amount might be of curiosity to all teachers and practitioners who desire to preserve abreast of the most recent advancements in eTourism.

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Practical Sitecore 8 Configuration and Strategy: A User by Phillip Wicklund

By Phillip Wicklund

Sitecore used to be lately well-known as essentially the most reputable/reliable websites administration options (WCMS) available to buy. hundreds of thousands of businesses use Sitecore to aid deal with their internet and cellular electronic homes. Sitecore is a really huge, advanced platform that plays many strong features and capabilities.

As such, agents and finish clients usually have a difficult time bobbing up to hurry at the expertise. Practical Sitecore eight Configuration and approach: A consumer advisor for Sitecore's content material and advertising Capabilities offers that chance. The circulation of the ebook will take novices step by step on how you can configure Sitecore content material, personalization, and advertising and marketing automation services. Sprinkled in in the course of the e-book could be callouts that spotlight thoughts and top practices—taking the publication past simply the “how to” step by step approaches that may be discovered somewhere else. Practical Sitecore eight Configuration and Strategy:

  • Brings you in control on Sitecore with out requiring a coaching class.
  • Provides the knowledge in a transparent, logical define that takes clients from basic, foundational strategies to extra complicated thoughts on the end.
  • Rounds out latest assets of documentation with thoughts and most sensible practices from real-world experience.
What you are going to Learn

  • How to regulate content material in Sitecore
  • How to create net types and touchdown pages
  • How to optimize the location via personalization and A/B/N testing
  • How to exploit Sitecore on your advertising and marketing campaigns
  • How to leverage analytics for customized measurement/engagement strategies
  • How to create a strong governance plan in your Sitecore properties
Who This ebook Is For

The key target market for this ebook are content material directors (content authoring, types improvement, etc.) and electronic agents (campaigns, analytics, advertising automation, event optimization, etc.) utilizing the Sitecore platform.       

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Case-based Evidence – Grundlagen und Anwendung: Prognose und by Schumacher,Hofmann,Georg Rainer Hofmann

By Schumacher,Hofmann,Georg Rainer Hofmann

Das Praxisbuch erläutert anschaulich anhand konkreter Fälle, wie Analogien für die Prognose und Erhöhung der Akzeptanz neuer Produkte und Projekte genutzt werden können. Der Leser erhält eine „Schritt für Schritt Anleitung“ zur Methodenanwendung mit zahlreichen Hinweisen und Best-Practice Beispielen.Die Autoren erläutern allgemein verständlich die Teilschritte der Methode: Zunächst werden die kritischen Phänomene identifiziert. Analogieschlüsse ausgewählter Vergleichsfälle werden auf den aktuellen Fall übertragen. Diese isomorphen Mechanismen bilden die Grundlage eines synoptischen Modells, welches schließlich in einer Serie qualifizierter Experteninterviews evaluiert wird.Das Buch richtet sich an Fachkräfte aus Geschäftsentwicklung und Innovationsmanagement, aber auch an Praktiker aus Produktentwicklung und Marketing.

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Anatomy Ontologies for Bioinformatics: Principles and by Albert Burger,Duncan Davidson,Richard Baldock

By Albert Burger,Duncan Davidson,Richard Baldock

This e-book presents a well timed and first-of-its-kind number of papers on anatomy ontologies. it really is interdisciplinary in its procedure, bringing jointly the correct services from computing and biomedical stories. The ebook goals to supply readers with a complete figuring out of the principles of anatomical ontologies and the-state-of-the-art by way of latest instruments and functions. It additionally highlights demanding situations that stay today.

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Cloud Computing for Data-Intensive Applications by Xiaolin Li,Judy Qiu

By Xiaolin Li,Judy Qiu

This publication provides more than a few cloud computing structures for data-intensive clinical purposes. It covers platforms that carry infrastructure as a provider, together with: HPC as a carrier; digital networks as a carrier; scalable and trustworthy garage; algorithms that deal with tremendous cloud assets and purposes runtime; and programming versions that allow pragmatic programming and implementation toolkits for eScience functions. Many clinical functions in clouds also are brought, reminiscent of bioinformatics, biology, climate forecasting and social networks. so much chapters comprise case studies.
Cloud Computing for Data-Intensive functions ambitions advanced-level scholars and researchers learning computing device technological know-how and electric engineering. execs operating in cloud computing, networks, databases and extra also will locate this ebook invaluable as a reference.

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Information Technology in Environmental Engineering: by Burkhardt Funk,Peter Niemeyer,Jorge Marx Gómez

By Burkhardt Funk,Peter Niemeyer,Jorge Marx Gómez

info applied sciences have advanced to an permitting technology for traditional source administration and conservation, environmental engineering, medical simulation and built-in overview stories. Computing performs an important position within the each day practices of environmental engineers, traditional scientists, economists, and social scientists. The complexity of common phenomena calls for interdisciplinary techniques, the place computing technology deals the infrastructure for environmental info assortment and administration, medical simulations, determination aid, documentation and reporting. Ecology, environmental engineering and average source administration contain an outstanding real-world testbed for IT method demonstration, whereas offering new demanding situations for computing device science. Complexity, uncertainty and scaling problems with usual platforms represent a tough program area for modelling, simulation and clinical workflows, information administration and reporting, choice help and clever structures, dispensed computing environments, geographical details platforms, heterogeneous structures integration, software program engineering, accounting platforms, keep watch over platforms, in addition to sustainable production and opposite logistics. This books bargains a set of papers awarded on the sixth foreign convention on Environmental Engineering, held in July 2013, in Lüneburg, Germany. fresh good fortune tales in ecoinformatics, promising principles and new demanding situations are mentioned between laptop scientists, environmental engineers, business engineers, economists and social scientists, demonstrating new paradigms for challenge fixing and choice making.

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Advances in Research Methods for Information Systems by Kweku-Muata Osei-Bryson,Ojelanki Ngwenyama

By Kweku-Muata Osei-Bryson,Ojelanki Ngwenyama

Advances in social technological know-how examine methodologies and knowledge analytic tools are altering the way in which study in details structures is carried out. New advancements in statistical software program applied sciences for info mining (DM) similar to regression splines or determination tree induction can be utilized to aid researchers in systematic post-positivist conception checking out and improvement. proven administration technological know-how ideas like info envelopment research (DEA), and cost targeted considering (VFT) can be utilized together with conventional statistical research and knowledge mining ideas to extra successfully discover behavioral questions in info structures examine. As adoption and use of those study equipment extend, there's growing to be desire for a source ebook to aid doctoral scholars and complex researchers in figuring out their power to give a contribution to a large diversity of analysis problems.

Advances in study equipment for info structures study: facts Mining, facts Envelopment research, worth targeted Thinking specializes in bridging and unifying those 3 diversified methodologies as a way to deliver them jointly in a unified quantity for the knowledge structures group. This publication serves as a source that offers overviews on each one strategy, in addition to purposes on how they are often hired to deal with IS examine difficulties. Its aim is to assist researchers of their non-stop efforts to set the speed for having a suitable interaction among behavioral learn and layout technology.

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Chinese Computational Linguistics and Natural Language by Maosong Sun,Xuanjing Huang,Hongfei Lin,Zhiyuan Liu,Yang Liu

By Maosong Sun,Xuanjing Huang,Hongfei Lin,Zhiyuan Liu,Yang Liu

This publication constitutes the court cases of the fifteenth China nationwide convention on Computational Linguistics, CCL 2016, and the 4th overseas Symposium on ordinary Language Processing in accordance with obviously Annotated colossal info, NLP-NABD 2016, held in Yantai urban, China, in October 2016. 

The 29 complete papers and eight brief papers awarded during this quantity have been rigorously reviewed and chosen from eighty five submissions. They have been prepared in topical sections named: semantics; laptop translation; multilinguality in NLP; wisdom graph and knowledge extraction; linguistic source annotation and review; details retrieval and query answering; textual content class and summarization; social computing and sentiment research; and NLP applications.

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British Public Diplomacy and Soft Power: Diplomatic by James Pamment

By James Pamment

This quantity outlines twenty years of reforms on the international & Commonwealth place of work (FCO), British Council and BBC global provider – the so-called Public international relations companions. among 1995 and 2015, the FCO and its companion firms in selling British effect in a foreign country have brought significant adjustments to how, the place and with whom international relations is performed. This distinct learn hyperlinks significant organisational reforms to the altering political, technological and highbrow contexts of the day. via exact case reports over a 20-year interval, this examine demonstrates how and why British international relations developed from a secretive establishment to 1 figuring out its objective as a world suggestion chief via techniques resembling public international relations, electronic international relations and gentle energy. it's wealthy with unpublished records and case reviews, and is the main distinct research of the FCO and British Council within the modern interval. From Cool Britannia to the hot nice crusade through the 2012 Olympics and diplomats on Twitter, this ebook charts the idea and perform in the back of a twenty first century revolution in British international relations. This paintings might be of a lot curiosity to policymakers and advisors, scholars and researchers, and international coverage and conversation specialists.

“From the heady past of Cool Britannia to the current days of the nice crusade in terms of the Royal marriage ceremony, London Olympics and a number of different gambits in Britain's evolving try and attach to foreign publics, this book is the fundamental account of the internal workings of a necessary point of contemporary British overseas coverage: public international relations. James Pamment is an astute, succinct and fascinating Dante, bringing his readers on trip in the course of the policy processes behind the curtain. We see the general public international relations equivalents of paradise, purgatory and the inferno, even though Pamment leaves us to decide that's which.”

 

Nicholas J. Cull, writer of ‘The Decline and Fall of the us details corporation: American Public international relations, 1989-2001’.

 

“A present to practitioners who are looking to do the task larger: required interpreting for an individual going right into a senior activity on the British Council, the united kingdom overseas & Commonwealth workplace and enlightened thinkers at 10 Downing road, HM Treasury and Ministries of overseas Affairs worldwide. Authoritative, scholarly and exact, Pamment moves an excellent stability among the salient information and the overarching picture. He additionally does a significant carrier to these folks who lived it; our toils make extra feel for what he has performed - putting them in a old and conceptual context.”

 

John Worne, Director of procedure & exterior relatives, British Council, 2007-2015

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