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The Resource Bits to bitcoin : how our digital stuff works, Mark Stuart Day ; with illustrations by C.A. Jennings

Bits to bitcoin : how our digital stuff works, Mark Stuart Day ; with illustrations by C.A. Jennings

Label
Bits to bitcoin : how our digital stuff works
Title
Bits to bitcoin
Title remainder
how our digital stuff works
Statement of responsibility
Mark Stuart Day ; with illustrations by C.A. Jennings
Title variation
How our digital stuff works
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An accessible guide to our digital infrastructure, explaining the basics of operating systems, networks, security, and other topics for the general reader
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Day, Mark Stuart
Dewey number
004
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QA76
LC item number
.D3333327 2018
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Jennings, C. A.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Computer science
  • Computer science
  • Computer
  • Informatik
  • Populärwissenschaftliche Darstellung
  • Bitcoin
  • Prozess
Label
Bits to bitcoin : how our digital stuff works, Mark Stuart Day ; with illustrations by C.A. Jennings
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- I. Single process. Steps -- Processes -- Names -- Recursion -- Limits : imperfect programs -- Limits : perfect programs -- II. Interacting processes. Coordination -- State, change, and equality -- Controlled access -- Interrupts -- Virtualization -- Separation -- Packets -- Browsing -- III. Unstoppable processes. Failure -- Software failure -- Reliable networks -- Inside the cloud -- Browsing revisited -- IV. Defending processes. Attackers -- Thompson's hack -- Secrets -- Secure channel, key distribution, and certificates -- Bitcoin goals -- Bitcoin mechanisms -- Looking back
Control code
1015258699
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 353 pages
Isbn
9780262037938
Lccn
2017046504
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)1015258699
Label
Bits to bitcoin : how our digital stuff works, Mark Stuart Day ; with illustrations by C.A. Jennings
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- I. Single process. Steps -- Processes -- Names -- Recursion -- Limits : imperfect programs -- Limits : perfect programs -- II. Interacting processes. Coordination -- State, change, and equality -- Controlled access -- Interrupts -- Virtualization -- Separation -- Packets -- Browsing -- III. Unstoppable processes. Failure -- Software failure -- Reliable networks -- Inside the cloud -- Browsing revisited -- IV. Defending processes. Attackers -- Thompson's hack -- Secrets -- Secure channel, key distribution, and certificates -- Bitcoin goals -- Bitcoin mechanisms -- Looking back
Control code
1015258699
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 353 pages
Isbn
9780262037938
Lccn
2017046504
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)1015258699

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