97 Things Every Software Architect Should Know
by Richard Monson-Haefel
Publisher: O'Reilly 2010
Number of pages: 222
These articles are the original, unedited contributions for the book 97 Things Every Software Architect Should Know. Today's leading software architects present valuable principles on key development issues that go way beyond technology.
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- National Academies Press
This book identifies challenges in the development and implementation of software that contain significant statistical content. It emphasizes the relevance of using rigorous statistical and probabilistic techniques in software engineering.
by Agner Fog - agner.org
These manuals describe everything you need to know about optimizing code for x86 and x86-64 microprocessors, including optimization advices for C++ and assembly language, details about the microarchitecture and instruction timings of processors.
This document will focus on optimizing code to run faster. The intended audience of this text are software developers, primarily programmers who know at least one programming language well enough to write moderately complex programs.
by Neil Davidson - Red gate books
How do you price your software? Is it science or magic? How much attention should you pay to your competitors? This handbook will provide you with the theory, practical advice and case studies you need to stop yourself from reaching for the dice.