Exploring the Raspberry Pi 2 with C++


Author: Warren Gay

Publisher: Apress

ISBN: 148421739X

Category: Computers

Page: 190

View: 3558

You have a Pi 2, but what exactly can you do with it? This book takes you on a tour of the Pi 2 hardware and all of the fantastic things that you can do to create innovative and useful projects with your Pi. Start with creating a workstation that does actual work, and move into installing a custom kernel, creating a clock, learning the ins and outs of the GPIO interface, and pick up some useful C++ skills along the way. Warren Gay, author of Mastering the Raspberry Pi, takes you through a set of experiments to show just what the Pi 2 is capable of and how you can use it to make your own fantastic creations. What You Will Learn: How to create an experimenter's workstation for the Pi 2, complete with breadboard and even Arduino All the details of GPIO, including a custom command for working with it Useful projects like a general purpose clock and the PiSpy Quick intro to C++ for the Pi How to make a multi-core webserver Who this book is for:Intermediate electronics enthusiasts and Pi fans, makers, students, teachers, and everyone who wants to know how to make the Pi really work.

Getting Started with Raspberry Pi 2


Author: Agus Kurniawan

Publisher: PE Press


Category: Computers

Page: N.A

View: 8462

Raspberry Pi 2 is an evolutionary tweaking of the first model. This book helps you to get started with Raspberry Pi 2 board. The following is highlight topics: * Raspberry Pi 2 Overview * Selecting Operating System * Connecting to a Network * Deploying LAMP stack * Raspberry Pi Programming * Accessing GPIO * Raspberry Pi 2 Serial Debugging

Raspberry Pi 2 Server Essentials


Author: Piotr J Kula

Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1785284541

Category: Computers

Page: 174

View: 1168

Transform your Raspberry Pi into a multi-purpose web server that supports your entire multimedia world with this practical and accessible tutorial! About This Book Host websites, games, and even stream HD videos with the impressive power of Raspberry Pi 2 Get to grips with embedded programming by turning your Pi into the cloud server that can be used to power Internet of Things projects Make the Raspberry Pi 2 the center of your latest tech experiments and discover how it can manage and host resources Who This Book Is For Seeking inspiration for some new tech projects? Want to get more from your Raspberry Pi? This book has been created especially for you! What You Will Learn Host your Raspberry Pi as a web server using the minimum power resources Connect your Pi to the Internet and perform network benchmarking Explore the cross-platform features of the Pi as you run Python, Node.JS, ASP.NET, and PHP all in one place Share files over the Internet using your Pi as a file server Turn your Pi into a game server, host and engage into playing Enjoy live HD video streaming and exclusive real-time text overlays In Detail There's no end to what you can do with a Raspberry Pi – it makes a huge range of tech projects possible. This book shows you how to transform it into a multipurpose web server, able to store and manage resources that lets you build some truly innovative and impressive computing creations. You'll learn how to use your Raspberry Pi 2 to host a website using a range of different languages, host a game server, store files, and run everything from a media center to a cloud network. If you want to take control of your technological world, start building your own server and find out what's possible with the Raspberry Pi microcomputer. Begin by getting your Pi set up – follow each step as the book shows you how to prepare a network and configure the additional features that you'll need to build your projects. Once you've done this you'll dig a little deeper and set up your pi as a file server, making sure it's built for speed using a range of different tools, including Python, Node.js and ASP.NET. Following this the book shows you how to extend your server to allow you to host games, and stream live HD video before customizing it even further to create a fully-fledged media center. It doesn't stop there however – the book then dives into the exciting world of the Internet of Things (IoT). You'll learn how to install Windows IoT onto your Raspberry Pi, the operating system that's driving embedded software projects all around the world. Once you've done this you'll be ready to explore IoT further, as the book shows you how to use your device to host a cloud network that can form the basis of a wider IoT project. Style and approach Packed with plenty of practical examples that walk you through a number of Raspberry Pi projects, this book is an accessible journey into embedded computing and Internet of Things.

Learn Raspberry Pi 2 with Linux and Windows 10


Author: Peter Membrey,David Hows

Publisher: Apress

ISBN: 1484211626

Category: Computers

Page: 296

View: 7540

Learn Raspberry Pi 2 with Linux and Windows 10 will tell you everything you need to know about working with Raspberry Pi 2 so you can get started doing amazing things. You'll learn how to set up your new Raspberry Pi 2 with a monitor, keyboard and mouse, and how to install both Linux and Windows on your new Pi 2. Linux has always been a great fit for the Pi, but it can be a steep learning curve if you've never used it before. With this book, you'll see how easy it is to install Linux and learn how to work with it, including how to become a Linux command line pro. You'll learn that what might seem unfamiliar in Linux is actually very familiar. And now that Raspberry Pi also supports Windows 10, a chapter is devoted to setting up Windows 10 for the Internet of Things on a Raspberry Pi. Finally, you'll learn how to create these Raspberry Pi projects with Linux: Making a Pi web server: run LAMP on your own network Making your Pi wireless: remove all the cables and retain all the functionality Making a Raspber ry Pi-based security cam and messenger service Making a Pi media center: stream videos and music from your Pi

Inside a Raspberry Pi 2



Publisher: Rosen Young Adult

ISBN: 9781508181125


Page: 176

View: 1800

Readers will be fascinated by this practical guide to the Raspberry Pi 2. Covering model B and featuring full-color photographs and detailed specs, Inside a Raspberry Pi 2 is essential for those who are interested in this revolutionary, affordable small computer. Anyone switching on their Pi for the first time will find the full process of setup and configuration a breeze with this manual. The essentials of computing and programming, as well as a variety of recipes to demonstrate the acclaimed versatility of the Raspberry Pi's hardware and software, are all covered.

Build Supercomputers with Raspberry Pi 3


Author: Carlos R. Morrison

Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 178728915X

Category: Computers

Page: 254

View: 3718

A step-by-step guide that will enhance your skills in creating powerful systems to solve complex issues About This Book Carlos R. Morrison from NASA will teach you to build a supercomputer with Raspberry Pi 3 Deepen your understanding of setting up host nodes, configuring networks, and automating mountable drives Learn various math, physics, and engineering applications to solve complex problems Who This Book Is For This book targets hobbyists and enthusiasts who want to explore building supercomputers with microcomputers. Researchers will also find this book useful. Prior programming knowledge is necessary; knowledge of supercomputers is not. What You Will Learn Understand the concept of the Message Passing Interface (MPI) Understand node networking. Configure nodes so that they can communicate with each other via the network switch Build a Raspberry Pi3 supercomputer. Test the supercluster Use the supercomputer to calculate MPI p codes. Learn various practical supercomputer applications In Detail Author Carlos R. Morrison (Staff Scientist, NASA) will empower the uninitiated reader to quickly assemble and operate a Pi3 supercomputer in the shortest possible time. The lifeblood of a supercomputer, the MPI code, is introduced early, and sample MPI code provides additional practice opportunities for you to test the effectiveness of your creation. You will learn how to configure various nodes and switches so that they can effectively communicate with each other. By the end of this book, you will have successfully built a supercomputer and the various applications related to it. Style and approach A progressive guide that will start off with serial coding and MPI concepts, moving towards configuring a complete supercluster, and solving real world problems

Raspberry Pi 2 Manual

A practical guide to the revolutionary small computer


Author: Gary Girling

Publisher: Haynes Publishing UK

ISBN: 9781785210730

Category: Science

Page: 184

View: 6958

The Raspberry Pi Manual is the perfect introduction to the affordable small computer. This new edition covers the Rasberry Pi 2 (model B) and is printed in full colour throughout. It is aimed at those switching on their Pi for the first time, guiding them through the full process of setup and configuration. The manual then introduces various aspects of computing and programming - subjects that have been sadly absent from the school curriculum for many years - and provides a variety of recipes to demonstrate the acclaimed versatility of the Raspberry Pi's hardware and software. With authorship from an expert close to the project and the trademark Haynes 'how to' approach, this is the manual everyone needs to get started with their Raspberry Pi, whether at home or in the classroom.

CompTIA A+ and Raspberry Pi 2


Author: Solis Tech

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781523867219


Page: 52

View: 9049

Is CompTIA A+ what you want to learn? Always wondered what A+ was? Does it interest you how to work with different parts of the computer efficiently? Purchase CompTIA A+ to discover everything you need to know about computer examinations. Step by step to increase your computer skill set. Learn how to operate and examine computer systems. All your basic knowledge in one purchase! You need to get it now to know whats inside as it cant be shared here! Purchase CompTIA A+ TODAY!Hurry!! Scroll to the top and select the "BUY" button for instant download. Is Raspberry Pi 2 what you want to learn? Always wondered how one becomes proficient in this programming language? Does it interest you how Raspberry Pi works? Purchase Raspberry Pi 2 to discover everything you need to know about Programming. Step by step to increase your Programming skill set. Learn how to program computer systems. All your basic knowledge in one purchase! You need to get it now to know whats inside as it cant be shared here! Purchase Raspberry Pi 2 TODAY!

Raspberry Pi Computer Architecture Essentials


Author: Andrew K. Dennis

Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1784398608

Category: Computers

Page: 232

View: 8396

Explore Raspberry Pi's architecture through innovative and fun projects About This Book Explore Raspberry Pi 2's hardware through the Assembly, C/C++, and Python programming languages Experiment with connecting electronics up to your Raspberry Pi 2 and interacting with them through software Learn about the Raspberry Pi 2 architecture and Raspbian operating system through innovative projects Who This Book Is For Raspberry Pi Computer Architecture Essentials is for those who are new and those who are familiar with the Raspberry Pi. Each topic builds upon earlier ones to provide you with a guide to Raspberry Pi's architecture. From the novice to the expert, there is something for everyone. A basic knowledge of programming and Linux would be helpful but is not required. What You Will Learn Set up your Raspberry Pi 2 and learn about its hardware Write basic programs in Assembly Language to learn about the ARM architecture Use C and C++ to interact with electronic components Find out about the Python language and how to use it to build web applications Interact with third-party microcontrollers Experiment with graphics and audio programming Expand Raspberry Pi 2's storage mechanism by using external devices Discover Raspberry Pi 2's GPIO pins and how to interact with them In Detail With the release of the Raspberry Pi 2, a new series of the popular compact computer is available for you to build cheap, exciting projects and learn about programming. In this book, we explore Raspberry Pi 2's hardware through a number of projects in a variety of programming languages. We will start by exploring the various hardware components in detail, which will provide a base for the programming projects and guide you through setting up the tools for Assembler, C/C++, and Python. We will then learn how to write multi-threaded applications and Raspberry Pi 2's multi-core processor. Moving on, you'll get hands on by expanding the storage options of the Raspberry Pi beyond the SD card and interacting with the graphics hardware. Furthermore, you will be introduced to the basics of sound programming while expanding upon your knowledge of Python to build a web server. Finally, you will learn to interact with the third-party microcontrollers. From writing your first Assembly Language application to programming graphics, this title guides you through the essentials. Style and approach This book takes a step-by-step approach to exploring Raspberry Pi's architecture through projects that build upon each other. Each project provides you with new information on how to interact with an aspect of the Raspberry Pi and Raspbian operating system, providing a well-rounded guide.