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Learn and use the design patterns and best practices in Spring to solve common design problems and build user-friendly microservices Key Features Study the benefits of using the right design pattern in your toolkit Manage your code easily with Spring's dependency injection pattern Explore the features of Docker and Mesos to build successful microservices Book Description Getting Started with Spring Microservices begins with an overview of the Spring Framework 5.0, its design patterns, and its guidelines that enable you to implement responsive microservices at scale. You will learn how to use GoF patterns in application design. You will understand the dependency injection pattern, which is the main principle behind the decoupling process of the Spring Framework and makes it easier to manage your code. Then, you will learn how to use proxy patterns in aspect-oriented programming and remoting. Moving on, you will understand the JDBC template patterns and their use in abstracting database access. After understanding the basics, you will move on to more advanced topics, such as reactive streams and concurrency. Written to the latest specifications of Spring that focuses on Reactive Programming, the Learning Path teaches you how to build modern, internet-scale Java applications in no time. Next, you will understand how Spring Boot is used to deploying serverless autonomous services by removing the need to have a heavyweight application server. You'll also explore ways to deploy your microservices to Docker and managing them with Mesos. By the end of this Learning Path, you will have the clarity and confidence for implementing microservices using Spring Framework. This Learning Path includes content from the following Packt products: Spring 5 Microservices by Rajesh R V Spring 5 Design Patterns by Dinesh Rajput What you will learn Develop applications using dependency injection patterns Build web applications using traditional Spring MVC patterns Utilize the reactive programming pattern to build reactive web apps Learn concurrency and handle multiple connections inside a web server Use Spring Boot and Spring Cloud to develop microservices Leverage reactive programming to build cloud-native applications Who this book is for Getting Started with Spring Microservices is ideal for Spring developers who want to use design patterns to solve common design problems and build cloud-ready, Internet-scale applications, and simple RESTful services.
Build machine and deep learning systems with the newly released TensorFlow 2 and Keras for the lab, production, and mobile devices Key Features Introduces and then uses TensorFlow 2 and Keras right from the start Teaches key machine and deep learning techniques Understand the fundamentals of deep learning and machine learning through clear explanations and extensive code samples Book Description Deep Learning with TensorFlow 2 and Keras, Second Edition teaches neural networks and deep learning techniques alongside TensorFlow (TF) and Keras. You'll learn how to write deep learning applications in the most powerful, popular, and scalable machine learning stack available. TensorFlow is the machine learning library of choice for professional applications, while Keras offers a simple and powerful Python API for accessing TensorFlow. TensorFlow 2 provides full Keras integration, making advanced machine learning easier and more convenient than ever before. This book also introduces neural networks with TensorFlow, runs through the main applications (regression, ConvNets (CNNs), GANs, RNNs, NLP), covers two working example apps, and then dives into TF in production, TF mobile, and using TensorFlow with AutoML. What you will learn Build machine learning and deep learning systems with TensorFlow 2 and the Keras API Use Regression analysis, the most popular approach to machine learning Understand ConvNets (convolutional neural networks) and how they are essential for deep learning systems such as image classifiers Use GANs (generative adversarial networks) to create new data that fits with existing patterns Discover RNNs (recurrent neural networks) that can process sequences of input intelligently, using one part of a sequence to correctly interpret another Apply deep learning to natural human language and interpret natural language texts to produce an appropriate response Train your models on the cloud and put TF to work in real environments Explore how Google tools can automate simple ML workflows without the need for complex modeling Who this book is for This book is for Python developers and data scientists who want to build machine learning and deep learning systems with TensorFlow. Whether or not you have done machine learning before, this book gives you the theory and practice required to use Keras, TensorFlow 2, and AutoML to build machine learning systems.
Build state-of-the-art web applications quickly and efficiently using Flask and related technologies with Python 3 Key Features Updated to Flask 1.0.3 and Python 3.7 with coverage of Microservices Get the most out of the powerful Flask framework and maintain the flexibility of your design choices Write cleaner and maintainable code with the help of sample apps Book Description Flask, the lightweight Python web framework, is popular due to its powerful modular design that lets you build scalable web apps. With this recipe-based guide, you'll explore modern solutions and best practices for Flask web development. Updated to the latest version of Flask and Python 3, this second edition of Flask Framework Cookbook moves away from some of the old and obsolete libraries and introduces recipes on bleeding edge technologies. You'll discover different ways of using Flask to create, deploy, and manage microservices. This Flask Python book starts by covering the different configurations that a Flask application can make use of, and then helps you work with templates and learn about the ORM and view layers. You'll also be able to write an admin interface and get to grips with debugging and logging errors. Finally, you'll grasp a variety of deployment and post-deployment techniques for platforms such as Apache, Tornado, and Heroku. By the end of this book, you'll have gained all the knowledge you need to write Flask applications in the best possible way and scale them using standard industry practices. What you will learn Explore web application development in Flask, right from installation to post-deployment stages Make use of advanced templating and data modeling techniques Discover effective debugging, logging, and error handling techniques in Flask Integrate Flask with different technologies such as Redis, Sentry, and MongoDB Deploy and package Flask applications with Docker and Kubernetes Design scalable microservice architecture using AWS LambdaContinuous integration and Continuous deployment Who this book is for If you are a web developer who wants to learn more about developing scalable and production-ready applications in Flask, this is the book for you. You'll also find this book useful if you are already aware of Flask's major extensions and want to use them for better application development. Basic Python programming experience along with basic understanding of Flask is assumed.
Simplified Python programming for Bitcoin and blockchain Key Features Build Bitcoin applications in Python with the help of simple examples Mine Bitcoins, program Bitcoin-enabled APIs and transaction graphs, and build trading bots Analyze Bitcoin transactions and produce visualizations using Python data analysis tools Book Description Bitcoin is a cryptocurrency that's changing the face of online payments. Hands-On Bitcoin Programming with Python teaches you to build software applications for mining and creating Bitcoins using Python. This book starts with the basics of both Bitcoin and blockchain and gives you an overview of these inherent concepts by showing you how to build Bitcoin-driven applications with Python. Packed with clear instructions and practical examples, you will learn to understand simple Python coding examples that work with this cryptocurrency. By the end of the book, you'll be able to mine Bitcoins, accept Bitcoin payments on the app, and work with the basics of blockchain technology to create simply distributed ledgers. What you will learn Master the Bitcoin APIs in Python to manipulate Bitcoin from your Python apps Build your own Bitcoin trading bots to buy Bitcoins at a lower price and sell them at a higher price Write scripts to process Bitcoin payments through a website or app Develop software for Bitcoin mining to create Bitcoin currency on your own computer hardware Create your own keys, addresses, and wallets in Python code Write software to analyze Bitcoin transactions and produce reports, graphs, and other visualizations Who this book is for Hands-On Bitcoin Programming with Python consists of examples that will teach you to build your own Bitcoin application. You will learn to write scripts, build software for mining, and create Bitcoins using Python. Anyone with prior Python experience, who wants to explore Python Bitcoin programming and start building Bitcoin-driven Python apps, will find this book useful.
A step-by-step guide to building microservices using Python and Docker, along with managing and orchestrating them with Kubernetes Key Features Learn to use Docker containers to create, operate, and deploy your microservices Create workflows to manage independent deployments on coordinating services using CI and GitOps through GitHub, Travis CI, and Flux Develop a REST microservice in Python using the Flask framework and Postgres database Book Description Microservices architecture helps create complex systems with multiple, interconnected services that can be maintained by independent teams working in parallel. This book guides you on how to develop these complex systems with the help of containers. You'll start by learning to design an efficient strategy for migrating a legacy monolithic system to microservices. You'll build a RESTful microservice with Python and learn how to encapsulate the code for the services into a container using Docker. While developing the services, you'll understand how to use tools such as GitHub and Travis CI to ensure continuous delivery (CD) and continuous integration (CI). As the systems become complex and grow in size, you'll be introduced to Kubernetes and explore how to orchestrate a system of containers while managing multiple services. Next, you'll configure Kubernetes clusters for production-ready environments and secure them for reliable deployments. In the concluding chapters, you'll learn how to detect and debug critical problems with the help of logs and metrics. Finally, you'll discover a variety of strategies for working with multiple teams dealing with different microservices for effective collaboration. By the end of this book, you'll be able to build production-grade microservices as well as orchestrate a complex system of services using containers. What you will learn Discover how to design, test, and operate scalable microservices Coordinate and deploy different services using Kubernetes Use Docker to construct scalable and manageable applications with microservices Understand how to monitor a complete system to ensure early detection of problems Become well versed with migrating from an existing monolithic system to a microservice one Use load balancing to ensure seamless operation between the old monolith and the new service Who this book is for This book is for developers, engineers, or software architects who are trying to move away from traditional approaches for building complex multi-service systems by adopting microservices and containers. Although familiarity with Python programming is assumed, no prior knowledge of Docker is required.
An effective guide to designing, building, and deploying enterprise Java microservices with Eclipse MicroProfile Key Features Create cloud-native microservices with ease using this detailed guide Avoid vendor lock-in when implementing microservices using Eclipse MicroProfile Discover why MicroProfile is a great specification for building microservices in multi-cloud environments Book Description Eclipse MicroProfile has gained momentum in the industry as a multi-vendor, interoperable, community-driven specification. It is a major disruptor that allows organizations with large investments in enterprise Java to move to microservices without spending a lot on retraining their workforce. This book is based on MicroProfile 2.2, however, it will guide you in running your applications in MicroProfile 3.0. You'll start by understanding why microservices are important in the digital economy and how MicroProfile addresses the need for enterprise Java microservices. You'll learn about the subprojects that make up a MicroProfile, its value proposition to organizations and developers, and its processes and governance. As you advance, the book takes you through the capabilities and code examples of MicroProfile's subprojects - Config, Fault Tolerance, Health Check, JWT Propagation, Metrics, and OpenTracing. Finally, you'll be guided in developing a conference application using Eclipse MicroProfile, and explore possible scenarios of what's next in MicroProfile with Jakarta EE. By the end of this book, you'll have gained a clear understanding of Eclipse MicroProfile and its role in enterprise Java microservices. What you will learn Understand why microservices are important in the digital economy Analyze how MicroProfile addresses the need for enterprise Java microservices Test and secure your applications with Eclipse MicroProfile Get to grips with various MicroProfile capabilities such as OpenAPI and Typesafe REST Client Explore reactive programming with MicroProfile Stream and Messaging candidate APIs Discover and implement coding best practices using MicroProfile Who this book is for If you're a Java developer who wants to create enterprise microservices, this book is for you. Familiarity with Java EE and the concept of microservices will help you get the most out of this book.
A comprehensive guide to building full stack applications covering frontend and server-side programming, data management, and web security Key Features Unleash the power of React Hooks to build interactive and complex user interfaces Build scalable full stack applications designed to meet demands of modern users Understand how the Axios library simplifies CRUD operations Book Description React Hooks have changed the way React components are coded. They enable you to write components in a more intuitive way without using classes, which makes your code easier to read and maintain. Building on from the previous edition, this book is updated with React Hooks and the latest changes introduced in create-react-app and Spring Boot 2.1. This book starts with a brief introduction to Spring Boot. You'll understand how to use dependency injection and work with the data access layer of Spring using Hibernate as the ORM tool. You'll then learn how to build your own RESTful API endpoints for web applications. As you advance, the book introduces you to other Spring components, such as Spring Security to help you secure the backend. Moving on, you'll explore React and its app development environment and components for building your frontend. Finally, you'll create a Docker container for your application by implementing the best practices that underpin professional full stack web development. By the end of this book, you'll be equipped with all the knowledge you need to build modern full stack applications with Spring Boot for the backend and React for the frontend. What you will learn Create a RESTful web service with Spring Boot Grasp the fundamentals of dependency injection and how to use it for backend development Discover techniques for securing the backend using Spring Security Understand how to use React for frontend programming Benefit from the Heroku cloud server by deploying your application to it Delve into the techniques for creating unit tests using JUnit Explore the Material UI component library to make more user-friendly user interfaces Who this book is for If you are a Java developer familiar with Spring, but are new to building full stack applications, this is the book for you.
Learn and implement various techniques related to testing, monitoring and optimization for microservices architecture. Key Features Learn different approaches for testing microservices to design and implement, robust and secure applications Become more efficient while working with microservices Explore Testing and Monitoring tools such as JMeter, Ready API,and AppDynamics Book Description Microservices are the latest "right" way of developing web applications. Microservices architecture has been gaining momentum over the past few years, but once you've started down the microservices path, you need to test and optimize the services. This book focuses on exploring various testing, monitoring, and optimization techniques for microservices. The book starts with the evolution of software architecture style, from monolithic to virtualized, to microservices architecture. Then you will explore methods to deploy microservices and various implementation patterns. With the help of a real-world example, you will understand how external APIs help product developers to focus on core competencies. After that, you will learn testing techniques, such as Unit Testing, Integration Testing, Functional Testing, and Load Testing. Next, you will explore performance testing tools, such as JMeter, and Gatling. Then, we deep dive into monitoring techniques and learn performance benchmarking of the various architectural components. For this, you will explore monitoring tools such as Appdynamics, Dynatrace, AWS CloudWatch, and Nagios. Finally, you will learn to identify, address, and report various performance issues related to microservices. What you will learn Understand the architecture of microservices and how to build services Establish how external APIs help to accelerate the development process Understand testing techniques, such as unit testing, integration testing, end-to-end testing, and UI/functional testing Explore various tools related to the performance testing, monitoring, and optimization of microservices Design strategies for performance testing Identify performance issues and fine-tune performance Who this book is for This book is for developers who are involved with microservices architecture to develop robust and secure applications. Basic knowledge of microservices is essential in order to get the most out of this book.
Get up to speed with the latest features of C# 8, ASP.NET Core 3 and .NET Core 3.1 LTS to create robust and maintainable web services Key Features Apply design patterns and techniques to achieve a reactive, scalable web service Document your web services using the OpenAPI standard and test them using Postman Explore mechanisms to implement a secure web service using client-side SSL and token authentication Book Description In recent times, web services have evolved to play a prominent role in web development. Applications are now designed to be compatible with any device and platform, and web services help us keep their logic and UI separate. Given its simplicity and effectiveness in creating web services, the RESTful approach has gained popularity, and this book will help you build RESTful web services using ASP.NET Core. This REST book begins by introducing you to the basics of the REST philosophy, where you'll study the different stages of designing and implementing enterprise-grade RESTful web services. You'll also gain a thorough understanding of ASP.NET Core's middleware approach and learn how to customize it. The book will later guide you through improving API resilience, securing your service, and applying different design patterns and techniques to achieve a scalable web service. In addition to this, you'll learn advanced techniques for caching, monitoring, and logging, along with implementing unit and integration testing strategies. In later chapters, you will deploy your REST web services on Azure and document APIs using Swagger and external tools such as Postman. By the end of this book, you will have learned how to design RESTful web services confidently using ASP.NET Core with a focus on code testability and maintainability. What you will learn Gain a comprehensive working knowledge of ASP.NET Core Integrate third-party tools and frameworks to build maintainable and efficient services Implement patterns using dependency injection to reduce boilerplate code and improve flexibility Use ASP.NET Core's out-of-the-box tools to test your applications Use Docker to run your ASP.NET Core web service in an isolated and self-contained environment Secure your information using HTTPS and token-based authentication Integrate multiple web services using resiliency patterns and messaging techniques Who this book is for This book is for anyone who wants to learn how to build RESTful web services with the ASP.NET Core framework to improve the scalability and performance of their applications. Basic knowledge of C# and .NET Core will help you make the best use of the code samples included in the book.