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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  … 
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Accelerate App Development with a Lifecycle of Service and Support
sponsored by Getronics
WHITE PAPER: When it comes to managing apps, every organization has the same goals: to drive down cost and complexity, to stop paying for licenses that are never used, to accelerate the provision of new apps without compromising security, etc. Discover how app services help you engineer new apps, re-platform for mobile, and more.
Posted: 26 Jun 2017 | Published: 26 Jun 2017

Getronics

Fast Track Containers to Production
sponsored by Diamanti
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to fast track containers to production, increase your scalability, address containerized app requirements with converged infrastructure, enable automatic persistent storage for containers, and more.
Posted: 23 Jun 2017 | Published: 23 Jun 2017

Diamanti

The Internet of Things: Posing Security Threats and Delivering Beyond Expectations
sponsored by Aruba Networks
WHITE PAPER: Not only are many early adopters struggling to secure IoT devices and apps, but many organizations disagree on what IoT means and how to extract value from it. Discover how different industries define, use, and benefit from IoT by creating "smart workplaces," increasing innovation, enhancing customer experiences, and more.
Posted: 23 Jun 2017 | Published: 31 Mar 2017

Aruba Networks

The 5 Myths of Enterprise Mobile Apps
sponsored by PowWow
WHITE PAPER: Explore 5 misconceptions that detract from the success of enterprise mobility. As you get ready create or improve your mobile strategies, learn key facts about moving desktop apps to mobile devices, satisfying the need for customized mobile apps, and build vs. buy.
Posted: 21 Jun 2017 | Published: 21 Jun 2017

PowWow

Omnichannel Strategies and APIs: Redefine Your Customer Relationships
sponsored by MuleSoft
WHITE PAPER: New channels and new ways of interacting with customers emerge rapidly – meaning that creating omnichannel strategies is a key to future-proofing your business, not just a differentiator for the here and now. Explore how an API-led approach helps you deliver successful omnichannel customer experiences.
Posted: 19 Jun 2017 | Published: 19 Jun 2017

MuleSoft

Software Asset Management: Critical for Mitigating Non-Compliance Risks
sponsored by Flexera Software
WHITE PAPER: This IDC white paper defines software asset management and emphasizes the factors driving its importance. Uncover best practices for mitigating the risks of inefficient software portfolio management and addressing 3 key priorities, namely app security, cost management, and quality of service.
Posted: 16 Jun 2017 | Published: 28 Feb 2017

Flexera Software

Understanding Java Garbage Collection
sponsored by Azul Systems, Inc
WHITE PAPER: Garbage collection (GC) is an integral part of app behavior on Java platforms, but it's often misunderstood. Explore the various GC tools and techniques available in JVMs today so that whether you're a developer or an architect, you can make more informed decisions about GC and app performance management.
Posted: 13 Jun 2017 | Published: 13 Jun 2017

Azul Systems, Inc

Transforming Java Apps for Real-Time Business in the Cloud
sponsored by Azul Systems, Inc
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to improve Java performance with a platform that reduces disruptions from underlying issues in Java infrastructure, slashes warm up time, boosts the scalability of Java apps, and frees up developers by reducing the time spent tuning and re-tuning apps.
Posted: 08 Jun 2017 | Published: 08 Jun 2017

Azul Systems, Inc

Using a Better Java: Meet Real-Time Business Imperatives
sponsored by Azul Systems, Inc
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how to implement a better Java – one that meets industry standards, accelerates innovation, and makes better use of finite resources. Learn how to build Java apps that scale and improve performance of existing apps without re-coding.
Posted: 07 Jun 2017 | Published: 07 Jun 2017

Azul Systems, Inc

Unblocking the Environment Logjam with a DevOps Approach
sponsored by Contino
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how to resolve environment-related issues for Agile development and reduce delivery times for high quality software. Learn how to improve efficiency and get to market faster with a DevOps approach.
Posted: 02 Jun 2017 | Published: 02 Jun 2017

Contino

DevOps and Continuous Delivery: Briefing Enterprise DevOps Strategy Accelerator
sponsored by Contino
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to either start or improve your DevOps journey with the Enterprise DevOps Strategy Accelerator. Discover how to assess and enhance collaboration between key people, processes, technology, and more.
Posted: 30 May 2017 | Published: 30 May 2017

Contino

Pivotal Cloud Foundry and MuleSoft: Partnering for Speed and Agility
sponsored by MuleSoft
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to integrate both legacy and SaaS apps and enhance visibility of all your APIs with unprecedented scalability, agility, strategic reuse of limited assets, and self-service.
Posted: 26 May 2017 | Published: 26 May 2017

MuleSoft

Secure DevOps Survival Guide
sponsored by Veracode, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: If you're embarking on a DevOps journey, traditional methods for ensuring app security just won't be able to keep up. This DevOps survival guide explores the elements of accelerated but secure app development. No matter where you are in your journey, uncover critical tactics for implementing secure DevOps.
Posted: 04 May 2017 | Published: 04 May 2017

Veracode, Inc.

An Essential Guide to IoT App Development
sponsored by Mendix
WHITE PAPER: With varying levels of complexity for endpoints, software, security, and integration, the defining elements of IoT can seem overwhelming. To help guide you through IoT adoption, this paper digs down into the anatomy of IoT and explores how to overcome the challenges of IoT app development.
Posted: 04 May 2017 | Published: 04 May 2017

Mendix

Putting Security Into DevOps
sponsored by Veracode, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how DevOps helps you weave security testing, validation, and monitoring into each stage of the app lifecycle. Find out how to enable secure DevOps app development, and pave the way for continuous integration and continuous deployment.
Posted: 03 May 2017 | Published: 30 Oct 2015

Veracode, Inc.

Mobilizing Legacy Apps: Help IT Tackle a Complex Challenge with a Simple Solution
sponsored by PowWow
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how to achieve rapid mobile app development (RMAD). Find out how to leverage a mobile-first platform with automated tools to transform any app for mobile and create native apps that run on any device and on any OS.
Posted: 03 May 2017 | Published: 03 May 2017

PowWow

How to Automate Security into Your DevOps Pipeline
sponsored by Veracode, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Manual penetration testing and on-premise tools help prevent breaches, but they're too slow for an increasingly fast-paced, mobile-first world. Discover how to accelerate time-to-market without sacrificing app compliance by integrating security into your existing toolchains and DevOps pipelines.
Posted: 01 May 2017 | Published: 01 May 2017

Veracode, Inc.

The Cloud Architect’s Guide to iPaaS
sponsored by INFORMATICA
WHITE PAPER: This e-book explores a 2-part strategy that incorporates a cloud-based integration platform designed for agility, scale, and the role of today's cloud architect. Learn what iPaaS truly is, the importance of ESBs, and 9 laws of hybrid integration.
Posted: 26 Apr 2017 | Published: 26 Apr 2017

INFORMATICA

5 Reasons You Should Build Business Process Apps with Point-and-Click
sponsored by Flowfinity
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the use of low-code tools that enable both software developers and LOB users to build key apps faster. Learn about 5 of the motivating factors behind the use of point-and-click app building tools.
Posted: 26 Apr 2017 | Published: 26 Apr 2017

Flowfinity

5 Mistakes Companies Make with Mobility and Business Process Automation Projects
sponsored by Flowfinity
WHITE PAPER: It can be tough to know which mobilization approach is best for your organization. To help you get started, here's a look at 5 common mistakes to avoid when deciding on the right approach for streamlining and automating internal business process apps.
Posted: 25 Apr 2017 | Published: 25 Apr 2017

Flowfinity

How to Build Mobile Apps in the Enterprise, Faster and Smarter
sponsored by Flowfinity
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how to meet the demand for mobile apps with a fully declarative approach. Find out how to avoid the costs and delays of coding, and enable both developers and LOB users to build apps quickly.
Posted: 25 Apr 2017 | Published: 25 Apr 2017

Flowfinity

Legacy App Modernization: Bring Business Critical Apps to the Cloud
sponsored by Apcera
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how to modernize legacy apps to resolve the issues that stem from running and maintaining them. Learn about 7 different approaches to modernization and how to bring business critical apps to the cloud.
Posted: 24 Apr 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2016


The Need for Speed: 5 Ways to Get Mobile Apps in the Workplace Faster
sponsored by Flowfinity
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how to enable both seasoned developers and LOB users to build critical business apps quickly without the high costs and delays of coding. Discover 5 make-or-break features for an efficient mobile app development platform.
Posted: 24 Apr 2017 | Published: 24 Apr 2017

Flowfinity

Managing Containers Easily on Oracle Public Cloud
sponsored by Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
WHITE PAPER: What's your organization's strategy for managing containers? Discover how to leverage Oracle Container Cloud Service as an easy and quick way to create enterprise-grade, cloud-native container infrastructure and build instances for each stage of the app life, from development and testing to production.
Posted: 21 Apr 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2016

Oracle Corporation UK Ltd

Low-Code No-Code: Automated Mobile App Development for Nontechnical Users
sponsored by Capriza
WHITE PAPER: Explore how a low-code no-code development platform provides non-technical users with the tools they need to help build apps and meet the demand for increased mobility. Learn how to take advantage of a visual, drag and drop UI and automation to transform desktop-bound, browser-based apps into easy to use mobile apps.
Posted: 20 Apr 2017 | Published: 22 Nov 2016

Capriza
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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).
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