Optimizing Community Infrastructure

Optimizing Community Infrastructure: Resilience in the Face of Shocks and Stresses examines the resilience measures being deployed within individual disciplines and sectors and how multi-stakeholder efforts can catalyze action to address global challenges in preparedness and disaster and hazard mitigation. The book provides a theoretical framework to advance thinking on creating resilient, inclusive, sustainable and safe communities. Users will find an accurate and up-to-date guide for working on the development, implementation, monitoring and assessment of policies, programs and projects related to community resilience. Provides updated information on resilience, especially on infrastructure, finance, land use, standards and policies Includes case studies that illustrate how communities have increased their resilience to natural and other disasters Analyzes the institutional, political, social and economic dimensions of resilience at the community level Illustrates the interdependencies and interconnectedness of infrastructure systems and how community resilience relies on a holistic approach Examines responses to emerging risks associated with climate change

Produk Detail:

  • Author : Ryan Colker
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Pages : 310 pages
  • ISBN : 0128162414
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
CLICK HERE TO GET THIS BOOKOptimizing Community Infrastructure

Optimizing Community Infrastructure

Optimizing Community Infrastructure
  • Author : Ryan Colker
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 14 October 2019
GET THIS BOOKOptimizing Community Infrastructure

Optimizing Community Infrastructure: Resilience in the Face of Shocks and Stresses examines the resilience measures being deployed within individual disciplines and sectors and how multi-stakeholder efforts can catalyze action to address global challenges in preparedness and disaster and hazard mitigation. The book provides a theoretical framework to advance thinking on creating resilient, inclusive, sustainable and safe communities. Users will find an accurate and up-to-date guide for working on the development, implementation, monitoring and assessment of policies, programs and projects related

Standing up for a Sustainable World

Standing up for a Sustainable World
  • Author : Claude Henry,Johan Rockström,Nicholas Stern
  • Publisher : Edward Elgar Publishing
  • Release : 25 December 2020
GET THIS BOOKStanding up for a Sustainable World

The world has witnessed extraordinary economic growth, poverty reduction and increased life expectancy and population since the end of WWII, but it has occurred at the expense of undermining life support systems on Earth and subjecting future generations to the real risk of destabilising the planet. This timely book exposes and explores this colossal environmental cost and the dangerous position the world is now in. Standing up for a Sustainable World is written by and about key individuals who have

Healthy, Resilient, and Sustainable Communities After Disasters

Healthy, Resilient, and Sustainable Communities After Disasters
  • Author : Institute of Medicine,Board on Health Sciences Policy,Committee on Post-Disaster Recovery of a Community's Public Health, Medical, and Social Services
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 10 September 2015
GET THIS BOOKHealthy, Resilient, and Sustainable Communities After Disasters

In the devastation that follows a major disaster, there is a need for multiple sectors to unite and devote new resources to support the rebuilding of infrastructure, the provision of health and social services, the restoration of care delivery systems, and other critical recovery needs. In some cases, billions of dollars from public, private and charitable sources are invested to help communities recover. National rhetoric often characterizes these efforts as a "return to normal." But for many American communities, pre-disaster

Optimizing Java

Optimizing Java
  • Author : Benjamin J Evans,James Gough,Chris Newland
  • Publisher : "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
  • Release : 17 April 2018
GET THIS BOOKOptimizing Java

Performance tuning is an experimental science, but that doesn’t mean engineers should resort to guesswork and folklore to get the job done. Yet that’s often the case. With this practical book, intermediate to advanced Java technologists working with complex technology stacks will learn how to tune Java applications for performance using a quantitative, verifiable approach. Most resources on performance tend to discuss the theory and internals of Java virtual machines, but this book focuses on the practicalities of

Choose your WoW

Choose your WoW
  • Author : Scott Ambler,Mark Lines
  • Publisher : Project Management Institute
  • Release : 01 July 2020
GET THIS BOOKChoose your WoW

Hundreds of organizations around the world have already benefited from DisciplinedAgile Delivery (DAD). Disciplined Agile (DA) is the only comprehensive tool kit available for guidance on building high-performance agile teams and optimizing your way of working(WoW). As a hybrid of all the leading agile and lean approaches, it provides hundreds of strategies to help you make better decisions within your agile teams, balancing self-organization with the realities and constraints of your unique enterprise context.The highlights of this handbook

High Performance Spark

High Performance Spark
  • Author : Holden Karau,Rachel Warren
  • Publisher : "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
  • Release : 25 May 2017
GET THIS BOOKHigh Performance Spark

Apache Spark is amazing when everything clicks. But if you haven’t seen the performance improvements you expected, or still don’t feel confident enough to use Spark in production, this practical book is for you. Authors Holden Karau and Rachel Warren demonstrate performance optimizations to help your Spark queries run faster and handle larger data sizes, while using fewer resources. Ideal for software engineers, data engineers, developers, and system administrators working with large-scale data applications, this book describes techniques

Optimizing Your Capacity to Care

Optimizing Your Capacity to Care
  • Author : Pierce Story, MPHM
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 19 December 2017
GET THIS BOOKOptimizing Your Capacity to Care

Our nation's capacity to care is becoming increasingly stressed as an aging and increasingly unhealthy population collides with a relative reduction in the numbers of clinicians and ever-tightening financial resources. If even the mildest of future-state predictions are to be believed, we need a significant restructuring of our entire healthcare system and its total Capacity to Care, such that we can simultaneously improve care capacity, cost, quality, accessibility, and resource gratification. Optimizing Your Capacity to Care: A Systems Approach to

Effective MySQL Optimizing SQL Statements

Effective MySQL Optimizing SQL Statements
  • Author : Ronald Bradford
  • Publisher : McGraw Hill Professional
  • Release : 22 October 2011
GET THIS BOOKEffective MySQL Optimizing SQL Statements

The Essential Guide to SQL Statement Optimization Written by Oracle ACE Director and MySQL expert Ronald Bradford, Effective MySQL: Optimizing SQL Statements is filled with detailed explanations and practical examples that can be applied immediately to improve database and application performances. Featuring a step-by-step approach to SQL optimization, this Oracle Press book helps you to analyze and tune problematic SQL statements. Identify the essential analysis commands for gathering and diagnosing issues Learn how different index theories are applied and represented

Optimizing Scientific Return for Astronomy Through Information Technologies

Optimizing Scientific Return for Astronomy Through Information Technologies
  • Author : Peter Joseph Quinn,Alan Bridger
  • Publisher : Society of Photo Optical
  • Release : 19 June 2021
GET THIS BOOKOptimizing Scientific Return for Astronomy Through Information Technologies

Proceedings of SPIE present the original research papers presented at SPIE conferences and other high-quality conferences in the broad-ranging fields of optics and photonics. These books provide prompt access to the latest innovations in research and technology in their respective fields. Proceedings of SPIE are among the most cited references in patent literature.