In Systems Performance, expert and best-selling author Brendan Gregg covers concepts, strategy, tools, and tuning for operating systems and applications, using Linux-based operating systems as the primary example. Implementing the strategies described in this thoroughly revised and updated edition can lead to a better end-user experience and lower costs, especially for cloud computing environments that charge by the OS instance.
Professional Scrum Team
"Professional Scrum is hard, not because the ideas are hard, but because it requires persistence, focus, and dedication to not let the day-to-day realities get in the way. In [Professional Scrum Team], Peter, Uwe, and Kurt have provided a collection of materials to help the Scrum Team deliver value and feel happy doing it."
—Dave West, CEO and Product Owner, Scrum.org
The Agile Leader
In The Agile Leader, renowned agile coach Zuzana Šochová presents the skills and techniques you need to become a leader that welcomes complexity and knows how to leverage influence, culture, and organizational design to align widely distributed teams. Through practical exercises and assessments, you learn how to unleash your potential, become a better catalyst and community builder, sensibly apply transparency, improve functions from HR to finance, and guide entire organizations toward greater agility.