Manning Publications


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Chef in Action With Chef, a powerful open source configuration management tool, you can standardize and automate your most important administrative tasks. This hands-on book teaches you the ins and outs of automated configuration management, including integration with other tools for monitoring, logging, testing, and more. [read more]

Unity in Action Learn to use the powerful Unity development platform to create projects in multiple game genres and deploy them to platforms including web and mobile. You'll build on your existing programming experience by working through examples using the Unity toolset, adding the skills you need to go from application coder to game developer. [read more]

OpenStack in Action Follow real world use cases and step-by-step instruction to develop your own cloud platform, from inception to deployment. You'll learn how to select and set up virtual and physical servers, how to implement software-defined networking, and the myriad other technical details required to design, deploy, and operate an OpenStack cloud in your enterprise. [read more]

Other new MEAPs


Big Data 

Git in Practice 

Java 8 in Action: Lambdas, Streams, and functional-style programming

JavaScript Application Design 

New pBooks

CoffeeScript in Action This practical guide teaches you how, where, and why to use CoffeeScript. It immerses you in CoffeeScript's comfortable syntax before diving into the concepts and techniques you need in order to write elegant programs. Throughout, you'll explore programming challenges that illustrate CoffeeScript's unique advantages. [read more]

EJB3 in Action, Second Edition A fast-paced tutorial for Java EE business component developers using EJB 3.2, JPA, and CDI. It tackles EJB head-on through numerous code samples, real-life scenarios, and illustrations. Beyond the basics, this book includes internal implementation details, best practices, design patterns, and performance tuning tips. [read more]

Practical Data Science with R Learn how to apply the R programming language and useful statistical techniques to everyday business situations. Using examples from marketing, business intelligence, and decision support, it shows you how to design experiments (such as A/B tests), build predictive models, and present your results. [read more]

Other new pBooks


BESTSELLERS Week Ending May 16, 2014


  1. Unity in Action 
  2. Reactive Design Patterns 
  3. The Joy of Clojure, Second Edition 
  4. Akka in Action 
  5. Java 8 in Action: Lambdas, Streams, and functional-style programming 
  6. AngularJS in Action 
  7. Storm Applied 
  8. Functional Programming in Scala 
  9. OCP Java SE 7 Programmer II Certification Guide 
  10. Spring in Action, Fourth Edition 


  1. Learn Windows PowerShell 3 in a Month of Lunches
  2. Secrets of the JavaScript Ninja
  3. Node.js in Action 
  4. Hello World, Second Edition 
  5. C# in Depth, Third Edition 
  6. Practical Data Science with R
  7. Solr in Action
  8. OCA Java SE 7 Programmer I Certification Guide
  9. Single Page Web Applications
  10. HTML5 in Action