New Computer Collection Materials

Practical monitoring : effective strategies for the real world / Mike Julian. cover
"Practical Monitoring covers essential topics including: monitoring antipatterns, principles of monitoring design, how to build an effective on-call rotation, getting metrics and logs out of your application."-- Provided by publisher
Image processing and acquisition using Python / Ravishankar Chityala, University of Minnesota at Minneapolis, USA, Sridevi Pudipeddi, SriRav Scientific Solutions, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA. cover
"Image Processing and Acquisition using Python provides readers with a sound foundation in both image acquisition and image processing--one of the first books to integrate these topics together. By improving readers' knowledge of image acquisition techniques and corresponding image processing, the book will help them perform experiments more effectively and cost efficiently as well as analyze and measure more accurately. Long recognized as one of the easiest languages for non-programmers to learn, Pythonis used in a variety of practical examples.A refresher for more experienced readers, the first part of the book presents an introduction to Python, Python modules, reading and writing images using Python, and an introduction to images. The second part discusses the basics of image processing, including pre/post processing using filters, segmentation, morphological operations, and measurements. The last part describes image acquisition using various modalities, such as X-ray, CT, MRI, light microscopy, andelectron microscopy. These modalities encompass most of the common image acquisition methods currently used by researchers in academia and industry"-- Provided by publisher.