The Modern C++ Challenge

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Author: Marius Bancila
Pub Date: 2018
ISBN: 978-1788993869
Pages: 328
Language: English
Format: EPUB
Size: 17 Mb

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The Modern C++ Challenge: Become an expert programmer by solving real-world problems
Test your C++ programming skills by solving real-world programming problems covered in the book
C++ is one of the most widely-used programming languages and has applications in a variety of fields, such as gaming, GUI programming, and operating systems, to name a few. Through the years, C++ has evolved into (and remains) one of the top choices for software developers worldwide. This book will show you some notable C++ features and how to implement them to meet your application needs. Each problem is unique and doesn’t just test your knowledge of the language; it tests your ability to think out of the box and come up with the best solutions. With varying levels of difficulty, you’ll be faced with a wide variety of challenges. And in case you’re stumped, you don’t have to worry: we’ve got the best solutions to the problems in the book. So are you up for the challenge?
What You Will Learn

  • Serialize and deserialize JSON and XML data
  • Perform encryption and signing to facilitate secure communication between parties
  • Embed and use SQLite databases in your applications
  • Use threads and asynchronous functions to implement generic purpose parallel algorithms
  • Compress and decompress files to/from a ZIP archive
  • Implement data structures such as circular buffer and priority queue
  • Implement general purpose algorithms as well as algorithms that solve specific problems
  • Create client-server applications that communicate over TCP/IP
  • Consume HTTP REST services
  • Use design patterns to solve real-world problems