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ALSO CALLED: RAD
DEFINITION: RAD (rapid application development) is a concept that products can be developed faster and of higher quality through:Gathering requirements using workshops or focus groupsPrototyping and early, reiterative user testing of designsThe re-use of software componentsA rigidly paced schedule that defers design improvements to the next product versionLess formality in reviews and other team communicationSome  … 
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Blog: DevOps for the mainframe
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Learn the basics of DevOps and important information you need to know in order to create a successful strategy.
Posted: 18 Oct 2013 | Published: 18 Apr 2013

IBM

Six capabilities of development platform ROI Whitepaper
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper introduces a rapid application development and deployment (RADD) platform that allows IT organizations to dramatically improve the productivity of both end users and developers.
Posted: 11 Apr 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

IBM

Transformation of IT Operations - Realizing IT as a Service through Comprehensive Cloud Services
sponsored by CenturyLink Cloud
WHITE PAPER: Discover how organizations can gain the freedom of true IT as a Service from integrating isolated IaaS and PaaS under a cloud platform. Explore a detailed use case and the advantages of leveraging an enterprise-class cloud to deliver comprehensive cloud services in this exclusive resource.
Posted: 18 May 2012 | Published: 18 May 2012

CenturyLink Cloud

Sybase CEP Implementation Methodology for Continuous Intelligence
sponsored by Sybase, an SAP company
WHITE PAPER: This paper discusses the Sybase CEP Implementation Methodology, which offers analytic developers a set of best practices for implementing Continuous Intelligence using Complex Event Processing. Sybase CEP provides a structured yet flexible approach to rapidly build Continuous Intelligence projects and deliver more analytic modules over time.
Posted: 28 Oct 2010 | Published: 28 Oct 2010

Sybase, an SAP company

Supercharging Return on Investment with Rapid Application Development Tools
sponsored by FileMaker, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Rapid Application Development (RAD) Tools have become the best way for businesses to incorporate agility into their application development projects. This paper examines the FileMaker Platform and how it offers certain advantages over tools that use more traditional methodologies such as Oracle, Microsoft SQL Server, MySQL, and Salesforce.com.
Posted: 13 Apr 2010 | Published: 12 Apr 2010

FileMaker, Inc.

Accelerate Innovation & Productivity with Rapid Prototyping and Development: Model New Ideas, Land More Business, and Control Costs
sponsored by Attivio, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper discusses how a new generation of platforms in the application stack is designed to both deliver a specific layer of functionality and enable rapid prototyping, allowing development teams to focus their efforts on the value they add and gain time for more innovation.
Posted: 24 Feb 2010 | Published: 24 Feb 2010

Attivio, Inc.

Oracle Application Express Overview 3.0
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This paper describes the benefits, architecture and features of Oracle Application Express and how it can help you quickly develop web deployed reporting and data entry applications on consolidated data in an Oracle database.
Posted: 15 Feb 2010 | Published: 08 Jun 2007

Oracle Corporation

Collaboration Without Boundaries: IBM Lotus Domino 8 and Open Collaboration Client Solution Powered by Red Hat Enterprise Linux
sponsored by Red Hat and JBoss
WHITE PAPER: The cost of downtime can be enormous, even catastrophic. IBM and Red Hat have a single, security-rich collaboration and messaging platform that makes it simple, easy, and affordable to improve organizational productivity and effectiveness.
Posted: 18 May 2009 | Published: 15 May 2009

Red Hat and JBoss
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RAPID APPLICATION DEVELOPMENT DEFINITION (continued): …  companies offer products that provide some or all of the tools for RAD software development. (The concept can be applied to hardware development as well.) These products include requirements gathering tools, prototyping tools, computer-aided software engineering tools, language development environments such as those for the Java platform, groupware for communication among development members, and testing tools. RAD usually embraces object-oriented programming methodology, which inherently fosters software re-use. The most popular object-oriented programming languages, C++ and Java, are offered … 
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