Software  >  

Applications Software

RSS Feed    Add to Google    Add to My Yahoo!
ALSO CALLED: Application Software, End-User Applications, Applications, Software Applications
DEFINITION: 1) In information technology, an application is the use of a technology, system, or product. 2) The term application is a shorter form of application program. An application program is a program designed to perform a specific function directly for the user or, in some cases, for another application program. Examples of applications include word processors, database programs, Web browsers, development  … 
Definition continues below.
Applications Software White Papers (View All Report Types)
1 - 25 of 89 Matches Previous Page  |  Next Page
The Brave New World of DevOps
sponsored by Rackspace
WHITE PAPER: This helpful resource first reviews what DevOps is and how it challenges prevailing IT processes, organizational structures, and cultural expectations. Then, read on to dive deeper into the primary building blocks of DevOps and how to get them right.
Posted: 25 Aug 2015 | Published: 25 Aug 2015

Rackspace

The Tools for Continuous Delivery
sponsored by Puppet Labs
WHITE PAPER: This white paper covers the benefits of adopting continuous delivery processes, and delves into the most common tools that make this possible. Download now to discover how to improve your development agility with continuous delivery tools.
Posted: 19 Aug 2015 | Published: 19 Aug 2015

Puppet Labs

Continuous Delivery: What It Is and How to Get Started
sponsored by Puppet Labs
WHITE PAPER: This in-depth white paper describes the challenges and rewards of continuous delivery, and the tools that can make this type of workflow successful.
Posted: 18 Aug 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Puppet Labs

10 Pillars To Building A Winning Mobile Strategy
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: This white paper addresses the disruptive nature of mobile technology for businesses and offers 10 pillars for mobile success.
Posted: 18 Aug 2015 | Published: 18 Aug 2015

Red Hat

The Enterprise Mobile Landscape 2015
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: This eBook divulges the results of a survey of 120 global organizations on the challenges of enterprise mobility, the Internet of Things, and mobile app development. In addition, read on to discover the 10 pillars of an effective mobility strategy.
Posted: 18 Aug 2015 | Published: 18 Aug 2015

Red Hat

12 Vital Considerations for Building a Business Case for a Mobile Application Platform
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: In this helpful resource, you'll discover how a mobile application platform can help your enterprise to transform a handful of tactical mobile apps into a more strategic, centralized approach to mobility.
Posted: 14 Aug 2015 | Published: 14 Aug 2015

Red Hat

Mobile Enterprise Apps: Expert Tips to Eliminate Top Security Risks
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn the key security dangers of mobile apps in the enterprise and discover expert tips on how to eliminate them in your app-driven business.
Posted: 12 Aug 2015 | Published: 12 Aug 2015

IBM

API Strategy and Architecture: A Coordinated Approach
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: This e-book outlines best practices for designing results-focused APIs that can form the cornerstone of your API program's success.
Posted: 10 Aug 2015 | Published: 10 Aug 2015

CA Technologies.

An Enterprise Architect’s Guide to API Integration for ESB and SOA
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: This resource is an enterprise architect's guide to API integration for ESB and SOA, providing an overview of the app economy and enabling you to better understand API management in action. Read on to explore a number of ways that a powerful API management solution can streamline and empower your enterprise.
Posted: 10 Aug 2015 | Published: 10 Aug 2015

CA Technologies.

API Monetization: Unlocking the Value of Your Data
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: In this resource, you'll learn how the right API management platform can help you to securely expose your APIs and charge for access to your business data, while providing developers with the information they need to create applications against them.
Posted: 10 Aug 2015 | Published: 10 Aug 2015

CA Technologies.

API Management—Enabling Digital Healthcare Transformation
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: This resource explains why applications are the key to the digitization of healthcare, holding the potential to power the patient experience, fuel operational efficiencies, and enable collaboration between providers. In addition, read on to learn how the right API management solution can enable your healthcare imperatives.
Posted: 10 Aug 2015 | Published: 10 Aug 2015

CA Technologies.

The Impact of Agile, Quantified: Key Insights to Improve Your Software Delivery
sponsored by Rally Software
WHITE PAPER: This report synthesizes data-driven insights from 160,000 projects and 50,000 Agile teams to uncover the true impact of Agile in 4 critical areas: Productivity, quality, time-to-market, and team performance.
Posted: 10 Aug 2015 | Published: 07 Aug 2015

Rally Software

How Mobile Apps Can Transform Your Enterprise, Drive Innovation, Cut Costs, and Boost Revenues
sponsored by Globo
WHITE PAPER: Your IT team knows they must leverage user demand with limited resources. Get them one step closer with the information in this resource by learning how to promote innovation through custom mobile apps.
Posted: 04 Aug 2015 | Published: 04 Aug 2015

Globo

A Guide to REST and API Design
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: Representational State Transfer (REST) is a web architecture style with universal constraints, enabling developers to build interfaces that can be used from nearly any device or operating system. This informative resource is packed with information on leveraging REST and API design to build applications that can last a long time.
Posted: 04 Aug 2015 | Published: 04 Aug 2015

CA Technologies.

Vendor Landscape: Application Lifecycle Management
sponsored by SERENA Software, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This vendor landscape report aims to help IT leaders in entry-level to mid-sized enterprises discover the most comprehensive ALM solution for their specific development needs.
Posted: 31 Jul 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

SERENA Software, Inc.

What the Mobile Customer Service Experience Should be
sponsored by Interactive Intelligence, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper you will discover the key to excelling in customer service, with particular attention paid to reaching customers through mobile devices. Read now to devise your own mobile customer service strategy and uncover how to design an app that will add value to any customer relationship.
Posted: 24 Jul 2015 | Published: 24 Jul 2015

Interactive Intelligence, Inc.

11 Questions to Ask Before Embarking on Your Next Business Application Project
sponsored by Mendix
WHITE PAPER: In this guide, you'll learn 11 critical questions to ask before starting your next app delivery project, from "Build or buy?" to "How do I ensure a great user experience?".
Posted: 24 Jul 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Mendix

Traditional App Delivery Is Broken: Here's How You Can Fix It Now
sponsored by Mendix
WHITE PAPER: This guide outlines a new mindset and approach to help IT teams to deliver game-changing apps faster, easier, and cheaper than ever imagined. Read on to learn how to accelerate your time to market to position your company to lead this new app-driven economy.
Posted: 24 Jul 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Mendix

Beat Your Competition in the Race to Power Next-Gen Customer Experiences
sponsored by Mendix
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you'll learn how your organization can collaborate with IT to collectively deliver the apps that will power next-generation customer experiences.
Posted: 23 Jul 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Mendix

Enterprise Mobile Apps: Are You Ready to Enter the Ring?
sponsored by Mendix
WHITE PAPER: This resource divulges the unadulterated facts you need to know to make the most of your enterprise's mobile app initiatives, the first time around. Read on to learn 10 steps to delivering innovative and functional mobile apps quickly, flexibly, and cost-effectively.
Posted: 23 Jul 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Mendix

Building Data-Driven Internet of Things (IoT) Applications
sponsored by Pivotal
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you can learn how to power enterprise transformation to build, evolve, scale, and adapting IoT applications. Access now to learn how cloud and big data tools can advance your software-driven experiences.
Posted: 23 Jul 2015 | Published: 23 Jul 2015

Pivotal

Software Lifecycle Integration: Six Reasons Not to Delay
sponsored by Tasktop
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource to learn 6 reasons why you may be costing your organization by waiting to integrate your software lifecycle.
Posted: 23 Jul 2015 | Published: 23 Jul 2015

Tasktop

The IT Executives Guide to the New Enterprise App World
sponsored by Mendix
WHITE PAPER: This white paper presents ten essential rules to follow in today's app development landscape.
Posted: 22 Jul 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Mendix

8 Factors That Affect Mobile App Development Pricing
sponsored by Kony
WHITE PAPER: Mobile apps are powerful drivers of traffic; however, app development can be an expensive undertaking. This white paper will help you to understand the key drivers of cost in app development in order to enable you to make cost-effective decisions and deliver the best possible ROI.
Posted: 22 Jul 2015 | Published: 22 Jul 2015

Kony

8 Security Issues to Avoid in Mobile App Development
sponsored by Kony
WHITE PAPER: This resource divulges the top 8 security issues that app developers need to watch in order to protect their users from phishing, malware, and more.
Posted: 22 Jul 2015 | Published: 22 Jul 2015

Kony
1 - 25 of 89 Matches Previous Page    1 2 3 4    Next Page
 
APPLICATIONS SOFTWARE DEFINITION (continued): … 1) In information technology, an application is the use of a technology, system, or product. 2) The term application is a shorter form of application program. An application program is a program designed to perform a specific function directly for the user or, in some cases, for another application program. Examples of applications include word processors, database programs, Web browsers, development tools, drawing, paint, image editing programs, and communication programs. Applications use the services of the computer's operating system and other supporting applications. The formal requests and means of communicating with other programs that an application program uses is called the application program interface (API).
Applications Software definition sponsored by SearchSoftwareQuality.com, powered by WhatIs.com an online computer dictionary

About TechTarget:

TechTarget provides enterprise IT professionals with the information they need to perform their jobs - from developing strategy, to making cost-effective IT purchase decisions and managing their organizations' IT projects - with its network of technology-specific Web sites, events and magazines

All Rights Reserved, Copyright 2000 - 2015, TechTarget | Read our Privacy Statement