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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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Applications Software White Papers (View All Report Types)
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Securing the Unpatchable
sponsored by Palo Alto Networks
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to secure unpatchable systems and software with advanced endpoint protection, defending against the most complex cyberattacks. You will learn how to prevent the exploitation of both known and zero-day vulnerabilities, as well as the execution of malware, as demonstrated by two case studies.
Posted: 21 Sep 2016 | Published: 21 Sep 2016

Palo Alto Networks

Getting Ready for Next-Gen Application Lifecycle Management
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: This technical white paper explores the use of a next-generation app lifecycle management platform made for defining, managing, and automating activities. Discover how to implement and support a successful Agile transformation to optimize the speed, quality, and scale of your app development.
Posted: 16 Sep 2016 | Published: 31 Aug 2016

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

The Platform of Platforms for the Internet of Things
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This IDC white paper examines the idea of a holistic IoT platform, with an emphasis on device management, connectivity, app management, analytics, and more. Discover how the future of IoT platforms is shaping up and which differentiating factors will lend a competitive edge to potential industry leaders.
Posted: 15 Sep 2016 | Published: 29 Feb 2016

IBM

Choosing the Right Virtualization Platform to Meet Business Objectives
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Because virtualization tools are designed to take care of immediate needs, they often can't accommodate rapidly changing requirements. Discover how to leverage an adaptive virtualization platform to gain unmatched app support, scalability, and ease of use—without breaking your budget.
Posted: 14 Sep 2016 | Published: 14 Sep 2016

VMware

Allow Your Enterprise Greater Mobile App Security
sponsored by MobileIron
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains how your enterprise can boost the security of its information across a variety of devices, without putting unnecessary restraints on growth or accessibility. Learn how you can Allow your IT admins disable keyboard options to block unrestricted access, simply track data usage, and more.
Posted: 13 Sep 2016 | Published: 13 Sep 2016

MobileIron

Behavior Driven Development for Continuous Testing
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: Explore the concept of behavior driven development, an Agile software development technique that promotes collaboration between QA, development, and business stakeholders. Find out how this user behavior-oriented approach will help you satisfy the need for both speed and quality.
Posted: 12 Sep 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Cutting-Edge IT: Moving from Nodes to Applications at Wells Fargo
sponsored by Puppet
WHITE PAPER: To create complete and shared visibility into change for their global infrastructure, the IT team at Wells Fargo embarked on a DevOps journey. Find out how they created a strategy to manage change for all the bank's apps, transition from a node to an app-centric view, and take an API-first approach.
Posted: 06 Sep 2016 | Published: 06 Sep 2016

Puppet

Create Application Prototypes in Hours
sponsored by CA Technologies
WHITE PAPER: What if you could have an application prototype up and running in hours instead of days? What if you could speed up the engagement process? Discover a technology that gets application prototypes working faster than ever by enabling you to utilize your existing assets.
Posted: 23 Aug 2016 | Published: 30 Nov 2015

CA Technologies

DHS US-CERT Alert on SAP Cybersecurity
sponsored by Onapsis
WHITE PAPER: This U.S. government alert addresses recent vulnerabilities issues caused by SAP applications. Learn the cause and extent of these vulnerabilities, as well as solutions for mitigating them.
Posted: 19 Aug 2016 | Published: 11 May 2016

Onapsis

Release Automation and Continuous Delivery for Siebel CRM
sponsored by Automic
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains how you can achieve release automation and continuous delivery with technology that supports Oracle's Siebel CRM. Find out how to deliver Siebel-specific upgrades with increased agility for a better all-around customer experience.
Posted: 09 Aug 2016 | Published: 31 Oct 2015

Automic

Optimize to Modernize: DevOps & Enterprise Application Release Automation
sponsored by Automic
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores current DevOps challenges, like enabling truly continuous delivery, integrating Agile, and automating processes. Find out how make a smooth DevOps transformation and improve all areas of the app lifecycle from development to release and beyond.
Posted: 08 Aug 2016 | Published: 08 Aug 2016

Automic

Key Requirements for Practical DevOps using Application Release Automation
sponsored by Automic
WHITE PAPER: Development needs to deliver more functionality faster with Agile methodologies and continuous integration, while operations is tasked with managing more resources than ever before in an increasingly virtualized environment. Access this white paper to learn about automating app deployment across DevOps.
Posted: 04 Aug 2016 | Published: 04 Aug 2016

Automic

Strategies for Effective Job Scheduler Consolidation
sponsored by BMC
WHITE PAPER: Scheduling can be a major headache for IT. The current piecemeal approach connects apps through disparate and siloed schedulers, relying on fragmented tools and processes. Find out why consolidation is the key to resolving these issues. Plus, learn how you can streamline enterprise workload scheduling.
Posted: 03 Aug 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

BMC

Strategies for Implementing Windows 10
sponsored by Flexera Software
WHITE PAPER: Universal Applications may be one of the most important features of Windows 10. However, this new technology could cause compatibility issues with apps for enterprise deployments. Find out how you can test hundreds of apps and performance levels with the push of a button and deploy Windows 10 successfully.
Posted: 25 Jul 2016 | Published: 25 Jul 2016

Flexera Software

10 Tips to Manage Requirements for the Internet of Things
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: To navigate complexity and achieve a new approach to managing requirements, this white paper offers 10 tips to help you adapt to the changes brought about by the Internet of Things (IoT) evolution. Learn key facts about traceability, strategic reuse, and more.
Posted: 25 Jul 2016 | Published: 25 Jul 2016

IBM

Windows 10: The OS for All Platforms
sponsored by Flexera Software
WHITE PAPER: OS migrations are complex, costly, and oftentimes risky undertakings, but Windows 10 is encouraging a lot of business users to go through the process of updating their systems. Discover the software that can help simplify application compatibility testing as you embark on your own OS migration and incorporate Windows 10 into your business.
Posted: 21 Jul 2016 | Published: 21 Jul 2016

Flexera Software

5 Reasons to Deploy Your Next Enterprise Application on Linux
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: Many considerations factor into the decision to deploy an enterprise application—not the least of which is what operating system will be used. Download this paper to examine 5 benefits of employing open-source Linux to deliver and deploy faster apps.
Posted: 18 Jul 2016 | Published: 18 Jul 2016

Red Hat

How Linux Containers Change the Development and Delivery of Applications
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to adopt a cloud model for production and consumption of services to facilitate productive DevOps implementation using Linux containers. Read now to deliver the cloud through this container technology, and affect a cost-efficient means of delivering next-gen applications.
Posted: 18 Jul 2016 | Published: 18 Jul 2016

Red Hat

Balancing Needs of Providers and Patients
sponsored by CloudMine
WHITE PAPER: Don't be one of the organizations that take a haphazard approach to leveraging the invaluable asset of your patients. Discover both sides of the communication divide and what steps to take to improve communication quickly.
Posted: 30 Jun 2016 | Published: 17 Mar 2016


Connected Health Cloud Brochure
sponsored by CloudMine
WHITE PAPER: Discover the different facets of a healthcare app development tool that can help your healthcare organization quickly and reliably create apps that are HIPAA compliant.
Posted: 30 Jun 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2016


Deciphering the Latest in iOS Open Source Healthcare Software
sponsored by CloudMine
WHITE PAPER: Learn how a Apple's newly released healthcare-focused, open source software framework can change the way healthcare app developers build and how they capture clinical research data in real-time.
Posted: 30 Jun 2016 | Published: 23 Mar 2016


Interoperability and the Cloud in Connected Health
sponsored by CloudMine
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to conquer the interoperability, compliance, and security issues holding your organization back from leveraging cloud platforms to develop revolutionary applications.
Posted: 29 Jun 2016 | Published: 29 Jun 2016


A letter from the CEO: Connected Health Cloud Release
sponsored by CloudMine
WHITE PAPER: If you've been struggling to derive meaningful data insights, now you can with a HIPAA-compliant cloud solution that won't break the bank. It connects with big-data analytics platforms to help you gain a better understanding of patient data and take action to improve outcomes (all with impeccable threat detection capabilities).
Posted: 28 Jun 2016 | Published: 01 Mar 2016


Lifecycle Management Best Practices for Mobile Apps
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the role of app security in mobile app lifecycle management. From design through deployment, learn about the proactive best practices that can simplify and strengthen the development process.
Posted: 11 Aug 2016 | Published: 31 Mar 2016

IBM

Unified Workspace eBook
sponsored by Lenovo Software
WHITE PAPER: Unified Workspace is designed to provide a technology-independent user experience that securely connects users to a comprehensive selection of files, applications, and reporting tools. Learn how Unified Workspace can provide a simple, consistent interface across devices, increased productivity, reduced costs and more.
Posted: 13 Jun 2016 | Published: 13 Jun 2016

Lenovo Software
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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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