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Mark Eugene Russinovich is a Spanish-born American software engineer who serves as CTO of Microsoft Azure. He was a cofounder of software producers Winternals before it was acquired by Microsoft in 2006.
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The Blockchain Innovator's Handbook
A leader’s guide to understanding, adopting and succeeding with this disruptive technology
Conor Svensson - 2021-11-25
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Mark Russinovich
2022-01-12T00:58:00.000Z
For uses of blockchain in the enterprise, check out this newly published book by @ConorSvensson, for examples and guidance: "The Blockchain Innovator's Handbook: A leader’s guide to understanding, adopting and succeeding with this disruptive technology,"      source
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Practical Microservices with Dapr and .NET
A developer's guide to building cloud-native applications using the Dapr event-driven runtime
Davide Bedin - 2020-12-11
Use the new, enticing, and highly portable event-driven runtime to simplify building resilient and scalable microservices for cloud and edge applications Key Features Build resilient, stateless, and stateful microservice applications that run on the cloud and edge Solve common distributed systems such as low latency and scaling using any language a...
Mark Russinovich
2021-01-25T21:23:13.000Z
If you're a .NET dev, this book is a great way to get started with Dapr: "Practical Microservices with Dapr and .NET"      source
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A Gentleman in Moscow
A Novel
Amor Towles - 2019-03-26 (first published in 2016)
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The mega-bestseller with more than 1.5 million readers that is soon to be a major television series He can't leave his hotel. You won't want to.From the New York Times bestselling author of Rules of Civility--a transporting novel about a man who is ordered to spend the rest of his life inside a luxury hotel.In 1922, Count Alexander Rostov is deemed...
Mark Russinovich
2020-03-28T20:06:07.000Z
@ram_ssk @amortowles It was a fantastic book. Read it based on Billg's book recommendations.      source
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Practical Automated Machine Learning on Azure
Using Azure Machine Learning to Quickly Build AI Solutions
Deepak Mukunthu - 2019-10-15
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Develop smart applications without spending days and weeks building machine-learning models. With this practical book, you'll learn how to apply Automated Machine Learning, a process that uses machine learning to help people build machine learning models. Deepak Mukunthu, Parashar Shah, and Wee Hyong Tok provide a mix of technical depth, hands-on e...
Mark Russinovich
2019-10-07T18:25:50.000Z
Great book on how you can leverage ML to develop your ML models in Azure:      source
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Hit Refresh
The Quest to Rediscover Microsoft's Soul and Imagine a Better Future for Everyone
Satya Nadella - 2019-11-05 (first published in 2017)
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“At the core, Hit Refresh, is about us humans and the unique quality we call empathy, which will become ever more valuable in a world where the torrent of technology will disrupt the status quo like never before.” – Satya Nadella from Hit Refresh“Satya has charted a course for making the most of the opportunities created by technology while also fa...
Mark Russinovich
2019-02-18T00:00:00.000Z
Non-work books I've read that I recommend      source
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Kubernetes
Up and Running
Brendan Burns - 2019-10-22 (first published in 2016)
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Kubernetes radically changes the way applications are built and deployed in the cloud. Since its introduction in 2014, this container orchestrator has become one of the largest and most popular open source projects in the world. The updated edition of this practical book shows developers and ops personnel how Kubernetes and container technology can...
Mark Russinovich
2019-02-18T00:00:00.000Z
These are good guides on container orchestration and microservices.      source
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Mastering Ethereum
Building Smart Contracts and DApps
Andreas M. Antonopoulos - 2018-12-22
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Ethereum represents the gateway to a worldwide, decentralized computing paradigm. This platform enables you to run decentralized applications (DApps) and smart contracts that have no central points of failure or control, integrate with a payment network, and operate on an open blockchain. With this practical guide, Andreas M. Antonopoulos and Gavin...
Mark Russinovich
2019-02-18T00:00:00.000Z
These are books I found useful to learn about blockchain.      source
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Homo Deus
A Brief History of Tomorrow
Yuval Noah Harari - 2018-09-04
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Official U.S. edition with full color illustrations throughout.NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Yuval Noah Harari, author of the critically-acclaimed New York Times bestseller and international phenomenon Sapiens, returns with an equally original, compelling, and provocative book, turning his focus toward humanity’s future, and our quest to upgrade humans...
Mark Russinovich
2019-02-18T00:00:00.000Z
Non-work books I've read that I recommend      source
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Programming Microsoft Azure Service Fabric
Haishi Bai - 2018-06-13
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Build, operate, and orchestrate scalable microservices applications in the cloud This book combines a comprehensive guide to success with Microsoft Azure Service Fabric and a practical catalog of design patterns and best practices for microservices design, implementation, and operation. Haishi Bai brings together all the information you'll need to ...
Mark Russinovich
2019-02-18T00:00:00.000Z
These are good guides on container orchestration and microservices.      source
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Solidity Programming Essentials
A beginner's guide to build smart contracts for Ethereum and blockchain
Ritesh Modi - 2018-04-20
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Learn the most powerful and primary programming language for writing smart contracts and find out how to write, deploy, consume, test smart contracts in Ethereum. Key Features Get you up and running with Solidity Programming language Build Ethereum Smart Contracts with Solidity as your scripting language Learn to test and deploy the smart contract ...
Mark Russinovich
2019-02-18T00:00:00.000Z
These are books I found useful to learn about blockchain.      source
Quantum Physics by Michael G. Raymer
Mastering Bitcoin by Andreas M. Antonopoulos
Windows Internals, Part 1 by Pavel Yosifovich
All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
Troubleshooting with the Windows Sysinternals Tools by Mark Russinovich
Distributed Cloud Applications with Azure Service Fabric by Jesus Aguilar
The Wright Brothers by David McCullough
Countdown to Zero Day by Kim Zetter
Building Microservices by Sam Newman
The Martian by Andy Weir
Rogue Code by Mark Russinovich
Trojan Horse by Mark Russinovich
The Quantum Universe by Brian Cox
CyberStorm by Matthew Mather
Windows Internals, Part 2 by Mark E. Russinovich
Zero Day by Mark Russinovich
Ready Player One by Ernest Cline
Ghost in the Wires by Kevin Mitnick
Kingpin by Kevin Poulsen
Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacson
How to Teach Quantum Physics to Your Dog by Orzel
Einstein by Walter Isaacson
The Cuckoo's Egg by Cliff Stoll
Apollo by Charles Murray
The Double Helix by James D. Watson
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