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ALSO CALLED: Technical Documentation, User Aids, User Manuals, User Guides, Product Documentation, Technical Manuals, End-User Documentation, Developer Documentation, User Documentation
DEFINITION: In computer hardware and software product development, documentation is the information that describes the product to its users. It consists of the product technical manuals and online information (including online versions of the technical manuals and help facility descriptions). The term is also sometimes used to mean the source information about the product contained in design documents, detailed  … 
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5 Reasons to Speech-Enable your Electronic Health Records
sponsored by Nuance
WHITE PAPER: Many health care professionals find themselves asking: is there an easier way for doctors and nurses to improve clinical documentation standards, while continuing to provide exceptional care to patients, and ensure value in EHR? In short the answer is yes—read this white paper to see how speech-enabled EHR delivers just that.
Posted: 18 Sep 2014 | Published: 18 Sep 2014

Nuance

Acceptable Use: How to Write a Mobility Policy Document Employees Will Actually Follow
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: A mobile computing policy document tells employees what's expected of them when it comes to using these devices for work. It marks out the responsibilities of the company as well.Read this white paper to find out how to write a mobile policy document that employees will understand and follow
Posted: 22 Jul 2014 | Published: 22 Jul 2014

BlackBerry

The Agile Business Analyst: How Much Is Enough?
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: The principles in this white paper help you introduce greater predictability into your own Agile requirements activities, both individually and across your organization.
Posted: 11 Jul 2014 | Published: 11 Jul 2014

Global Knowledge

Troubleshooting Cisco Switches
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: When an outage or network incident takes place, it can often create an intense burden for the engineers called upon to assist. Having a solid strategy for how to approach incidents can give you the calm confidence to effectively resolve the problem even in the midst of the proverbial storm.
Posted: 01 Apr 2013 | Published: 01 Apr 2013

Global Knowledge

How to Achieve Scalable, Expandable Clinical Document Creation For Your Healthcare Organisation
sponsored by Nuance
WHITE PAPER: When in the face of the changing NHS landscape and rising information delivery demands, how can health care organizations create the highest-quality patient documentation possible while responding to increasing pressure? Read the following white paper to learn how Dragon Medical 360 can help.
Posted: 22 Sep 2014 | Published: 22 Sep 2014

Nuance

Entering the Age of Mobile Clinical Documentation
sponsored by Nuance
WHITE PAPER: With the age of mobile documentation breathing down the necks of health care professionals, it is more important than ever to gain a firm understanding of what you need to know to survive this seemingly inevitable transition. Read this white paper to learn about the latest changes in hospital speech recognition and how to handle it.
Posted: 18 Sep 2014 | Published: 18 Sep 2014

Nuance

Cloud-based Speech Services: Embed speech in minutes, not weeks or months
sponsored by Nuance
WHITE PAPER: How can healthcare developers rapidly embed advanced, network-based speech recognition and related services in their own clinical workflow applications? Read the following white paper to examine how to do so quickly and efficiently.
Posted: 18 Sep 2014 | Published: 18 Sep 2014

Nuance

See What CDI Success Looks Like
sponsored by Nuance
WHITE PAPER: This informative white paper provides a documentation management solution that helps bridge the clinical and coding gap by offering peer-to-peer instruction for your physicians, nurses, coders, and administrators.
Posted: 12 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Nuance

Clinical Documentation: Driving Performance in the New World of Healthcare
sponsored by Nuance
WHITE PAPER: This resource asks some important questions regarding healthcare operations, and examines key tactics that can help you take the pain out of the documentation process and find healthcare success.
Posted: 28 Aug 2013 | Published: 28 Aug 2013

Nuance

The State of Requirement Management - 2011
sponsored by Jama Software
WHITE PAPER: If you're involved in the planning and development of products, software applications or systems, this report is for you. Learn the results of a recent industry survey - get insight on the latest trends, challenges and solutions and learn what development teams are doing to successfully plan and develop new products in a customer-driven economy.
Posted: 07 Jun 2013 | Published: 18 Aug 2011

Jama Software

10 Obvious Statements about Software Configuration and Change Management (And What They Mean For Your Organization)
sponsored by Remain Software
WHITE PAPER: This document will explore 10 important aspects that should be considered before proceeding with the implementation of a specific solution.
Posted: 07 Jun 2013 | Published: 16 Apr 2009

Remain Software

9 Critical Reasons to Automate Performance Management
sponsored by SuccessFactors
WHITE PAPER: Your talent management strategy can make or break the success of your organization, but this can be a challenging task if you're a SMB that still collects documentation manually. Read this white paper to learn how to automate your paper-based procedures to improve your talent management.
Posted: 09 Oct 2012 | Published: 23 Apr 2012

SuccessFactors

9 Critical Reasons to Automate Performance Management
sponsored by SuccessFactors
WHITE PAPER: Your talent management strategy can make or break the success of your organization, but this can be a challenging task if you're a SMB that still collects documentation manually. Read this white paper to learn how to automate your paper-based procedures to improve your talent management.
Posted: 09 Oct 2012 | Published: 23 Apr 2012

SuccessFactors

Compliance in the Corporate World How Fax Server Technology Minimizes Compliance Risks
sponsored by OpenText
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the potential compliance related benefits to adopting fax server technology.
Posted: 11 Apr 2012 | Published: 11 Apr 2012

OpenText

Network Faxing With Open Text Network Servers
sponsored by OpenText
WHITE PAPER: This resource highlights the benefits of network fax servers over traditional standalone fax machines, from reduced cost to enhanced productivity.
Posted: 11 Apr 2012 | Published: 30 Oct 2009

OpenText

The Business Case for Project Portfolio Management
sponsored by Innotas
WHITE PAPER: In order to better prioritize project planning, many organizations are turning to project and portfolio management (PPM). PPM can help your own business deliver projects on time, align IT and business goals and stay within a defined budget. Inside this whitepaper, learn more about the advantages of project visibility through the use of PPM.
Posted: 30 Jun 2011 | Published: 30 Jun 2011

Innotas

Distributed Data Capture: Reducing the Cost of Remote Business Processes
sponsored by Kofax, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In today’s global economy, information exchange is vital. Competitive advantage goes to the companies that can share information and collaborate quickly and accurately in the most cost-effective manner. Read this white paper now to learn how to effectively lower the costs of your business's document capture process.
Posted: 10 Mar 2011 | Published: 10 Mar 2011

Kofax, Inc.

15 Minute Guide To Case Management
sponsored by EMC Corporation
WHITE PAPER: In 15 minutes we'll discuss case management, explain why it's important, suggest how it enables connected government, touch on how it can be applied across a variety of case types, discuss the components of a case management solution, and offer deployment guides and suggestions.
Posted: 23 Nov 2009 | Published: 23 Nov 2009

EMC Corporation

8 Problems of Keyword Search in E-Discovery – A Guide for Fortune 1000 Companies
sponsored by FTI Technology
WHITE PAPER: In this paper – first in a three part series - we will examine the difficulties of working with keywords during a matter, the many challenges associated with relying on keyword search, and the cost and risk associated with attempting to “guess” one’s way to a relevant document set.
Posted: 16 Nov 2009 | Published: 04 Nov 2009

FTI Technology

Getting Requirements Right: Avoiding the Top 10 Traps
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper presents 10 common and devastating mistakes that project teams make in defining and managing requirements. More importantly, it discusses how to avoid these traps so you can get your requirements right and develop the right product on time and within budget.
Posted: 04 Nov 2009 | Published: 30 Oct 2009

IBM

Ensuring Personally Identifiable Information (PII) Security Within U.S. Government Agencies
sponsored by Embarcadero Technologies, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Safeguarding personally identifiable information (PII) and remaining in compliance with government regulations is a difficult challenge made easier with database tools from Embarcadero Technologies.
Posted: 27 Mar 2009 | Published: 27 Mar 2009

Embarcadero Technologies, Inc.

Improving Results for Legal Custody of Information - August 2008
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: According to the IT Policy Compliance Group's research report, spending on legal data custody for legal settlements, legal expenses, & costs in IT to find, produce, protect, and preserve information is between 75 and 94 percent lower for firms with the best practices. This report documents which practices are reducing costs and improving results.
Posted: 09 Mar 2009 | Published: 09 Mar 2009

Symantec Corporation

VMware: "The top ten most forgotten things when building a disaster recovery plan"
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Every IT manager knows the importance of having an effective and fast disaster recovery (DR) plan. Organizations without an adequate plan may find themselves out of business quickly after experiencing a major disaster. Organizations that ensure survival..
Posted: 20 Nov 2008 | Published: 20 Nov 2008

VMware, Inc.

Using UML and SDL for Next Generation Networking (NGN)
sponsored by Telelogic, An IBM Company
WHITE PAPER: UML and SDL are the design languages for third generation systems. This whitepaper discusses using an integrated UML and SDL approach, and using a design example that utilizes Telelogic solutions for Model Driven Development (MDD).
Posted: 30 Jul 2008 | Published: 01 Jun 2008

Telelogic, An IBM Company

Best Practices for a Successful Upgrade Project
sponsored by HCL Technologies Ltd.
WHITE PAPER: Upgrades help businesses to maintain a competitive edge in the market. Yet, upgrades pose their own set of challenges. This white paper lists the best practices that should be followed when upgrading to achieve maximum reliability.
Posted: 10 Jul 2008 | Published: 16 May 2008

HCL Technologies Ltd.
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DOCUMENTATION DEFINITION (continued): …  code comments, white papers, and blackboard session notes. The term is derived from the idea that engineers and programmers "document" their products in formal writing. The earliest computer users were sometimes simply handed the engineers' or programmers' "documentation." As the product audience grew, it became necessary to add professional technical writers and editors to the process. Today, IBM and other companies look at developing product information based on what users actually need to do when using the product. In this task-oriented view, product information can be divided into and … 
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