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DEFINITION: A driver development kit (DDK) is a set of programs and related files that are used to develop a new software or hardware driver or to update an existing legacy application driver for an operating system. (A driver is a relatively small program that addresses the unique requirements of a kind of hardware or a special software application.) Typically, DDKs are used by device manufacturers and software  … 
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Software Development Tools White Papers (View All Report Types)
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What Drives Success for Leading Application Developers?
sponsored by Pluralsight
WHITE PAPER: This Aberdeen resource presents survey results to discover the factors that differentiate leading app developers from their competitors. Learn the 3 steps that enable companies to deliver high-quality applications rapidly.
Posted: 29 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 May 2014

Pluralsight

One Test Data Manager Solution, Rated and Reviewed
sponsored by CA Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Learn how four organizations who invested wisely in test data management were able to reduce IT project costs that benefitted the entirety of the development lifecycle.
Posted: 15 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

CA Technologies

Overcome the Risks of App Modernization
sponsored by GizmoxTS
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, dig into a new approach to rewriting applications that provides the flexibility of manual re-architecting while dramatically lowering the risks, costs, and skillset requirements.
Posted: 12 Feb 2016 | Published: 12 Feb 2016

GizmoxTS

How to Use Containers to Create, Test and Debug Software
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: This guide explores how using containers in your app lifecycle ensures you have an ecosystem to develop and troubleshoot apps without interference from other software. Discover how this app development strategy can help your enterprise become more agile, responsive, and leaner – while providing a competitive edge.
Posted: 11 Feb 2016 | Published: 11 Feb 2016

Global Knowledge

The Enterprise Guide to Developing Secure Mobile Apps
sponsored by MobileIron
WHITE PAPER: This guide outlines essential best practices and recommendations across all 4 stages of the mobile app lifecycle: design, develop, deploy, and maintain. Discover the top 5 mobile app traps to avoid, FAQs on mobile development, and more.
Posted: 10 Feb 2016 | Published: 10 Feb 2016

MobileIron

Case Study: Qantas Supports Business Transformation With SaaS Project & Portfolio Management
sponsored by CA Technologies
WHITE PAPER: In this case study, you'll explore how Qantas implemented a SaaS-based project and portfolio management strategy to improve IT project visibility and reporting. Uncover features capable of managing hundreds of projects, ideas and resources.
Posted: 01 Feb 2016 | Published: 01 Feb 2016

CA Technologies

Stats You Need to Know: ROI Summary for an Enterprise Application Platform
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: You need to choose a strategy for standardizing your application development, but how can you be sure your choice is worth the investment? Access this resource to see statistics about the effectiveness of one application development standardization solution.
Posted: 01 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Red Hat

Shifting Your Digital Transformation Into the Fast Lane: Five Keys to Higher-quality Application Delivery
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: Shifting application development into the fast lane of continuous delivery is possible, but requires businesses to adopt a new test model. In the following guide, explore five keys that can help your organization achieve continuous delivery.
Posted: 29 Jan 2016 | Published: 29 Jan 2016

CA Technologies.

The Impact of the Internet of Things on Product Development
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: You need a way to provide operational performance feedback to product development to adapt your product as you receive relevant data. Discover a strategy that can help you manage complexity, comply with safety and security regulations, improve quality and cycle time, and adapt to change.
Posted: 25 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Jul 2015

IBM

Unlock Engineering Insight for Rapid Innovation
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Discover a strategy that achieves a unified view of engineering and operational data, allowing you to find the right information when it's needed, quickly understand and react to change, and gain insight to make better-informed decisions during the development lifecycle.
Posted: 21 Jan 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2015

IBM

In-Memory Data Grid Criteria Evaluation
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: Research analysts have provided a 32-criteria evaluation of 11 in-memory data grid (IMDG) products for app development and delivery leaders. Access this resource and uncover important findings.
Posted: 21 Jan 2016 | Published: 21 Jan 2016

Red Hat

How to Get Started with Platform-as-a-Service
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: If you're starting to consider implementing PaaS, you have to decide which approach is right for your organization. Here are five questions to ask before selecting PaaS technology.
Posted: 21 Jan 2016 | Published: 21 Jan 2016

Red Hat

Requirements Management for the Internet of Things
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Requirements management can drive the entire product development process by increasing predictability and assessing the impact of changes before they are implemented. Learn about a requirements management strategy that can help you achieve shorter development cycles and higher-quality products.
Posted: 21 Jan 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2015

IBM

Automated Application Testing: Coping With Change
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses five issues around automated application testing. Learn what an automated testing framework needs in order to conquer these challenges and gain an advantage that helps you get higher-quality applications to market faster than competitors.
Posted: 20 Jan 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2015

CA Technologies.

Test Data Management: The Key to Continuous Delivery
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: Developers often neglect testing in order to deliver software more quickly, but this can result in bugs that actually slow down your operations. This white paper explains how a requirements-based approach to test data management can allow you to deliver better-quality software, save time, and cut costs.
Posted: 18 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Aug 2015

CA Technologies.

Cutting Costs could be Costing you Money
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: This white paper invites you to cut costs without compromising innovation and efficiency. Uncover the benefits of delivering applications with open source tools when you modernize IT operations without compromising performance or security.
Posted: 18 Jan 2016 | Published: 18 Jan 2016

Red Hat

Open Source Middleware: Accelerate Application Development the Modern Way
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: Outdated middleware makes licensing, maintenance, and development costs rise so you can't focus on innovation. In this infographic, you'll learn how open source middleware can help you maximize developer productivity while increasing ROI.
Posted: 14 Jan 2016 | Published: 14 Jan 2016

Red Hat

Enable Rapid IT Service Delivery and Innovation with an Infrastructure Built for Cloud-Native Applications
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: This web book explores the cloud infrastructure and tools required to support agile IT methods and applications, and demonstrates why open source technology is the best way to achieve the full benefits of this new, rapid mode of IT service delivery. Learn how innovative applications propelled by IT can create entirely new revenue streams.
Posted: 13 Jan 2016 | Published: 13 Jan 2016

Red Hat

On-Premise or in the Cloud, Java Development Can Generate Revenue
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: Globalization and localized business changes have increased requirements for new applications that extend the reach of enterprises into new markets and geographics. Learn methods for delivering high-impact, revenue-generating applications for today's border-defying audience.
Posted: 13 Jan 2016 | Published: 13 Jan 2016

Red Hat

Swift's Role in iOS Development
sponsored by Magenic
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the relationship between Swift and Objective-C and provides a guide to help you determine when you should use one or the other during iOS development.
Posted: 05 Jan 2016 | Published: 05 Jan 2016

Magenic

Using IT to Streamline Application Development Operations
sponsored by Magenic
WHITE PAPER: This resource discusses how a business architect can improve user experiences for applications. Discover key tips for quality assurance that can help you meet increasing customer demands.
Posted: 04 Jan 2016 | Published: 04 Jan 2016

Magenic

The Missing Imperative in Software Delivery
sponsored by Tasktop
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the missing link in your software delivery lifecycle that can help you realize the full potential of your people, processes, and technologies. Discover how it can support your transformation in lean, agile, and DevOps initiatives.
Posted: 29 Dec 2015 | Published: 29 Dec 2015

Tasktop

A Convenient Way to Manage Portal Access
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: Managing users' access to an organization's resources via portals is convenient with IBM's WebSphere Portal Scripting Interface. Compare tools available to the portal administrator and identify some use cases where IBM's Portal Scripting Interface may be the ideal choice. Review basic commands and find out how to create custom scripts.
Posted: 20 Nov 2015 | Published: 20 Nov 2015

Global Knowledge

API-led Connectivity: The Next Step in the Evolution of SOA
sponsored by MuleSoft
WHITE PAPER: Existing application integration approaches can't keep up with the new rate of change posed by technologies like SaaS, mobile, and the Internet of Things. Discover how API-led connectivity can empower you to increase developer productivity, predict code changes earlier on, and more.
Posted: 19 Nov 2015 | Published: 19 Nov 2015

MuleSoft

Top 4 Emerging Mobile App Strategies
sponsored by Magnet
WHITE PAPER: This e-book digs into the top 4 emerging mobile app strategies for 2016 that can help you win customer loyalty. Rely on this guide as your "cheat sheet" to enabling better mobile experiences for today's always on-the-go customers.
Posted: 18 Dec 2015 | Published: 18 Dec 2015

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SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT TOOLS DEFINITION (continued): …  application developers. Some DDKs can be downloaded from the maker of the operating system. Others can be purchased from a third party. A DDK typically includes sample drivers, source code, a debugging utility, a compiler, testing tools, other utilities, and documentation. In addition to the kit, a driver developer needs to be familiar with the operating system or application the driver is for. Building a driver is typically a complicated process. Testing and debugging should be thorough so that the driver is released with as few errors as possible. There are several steps in building a driver:Writing … 
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