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DEFINITION: VMS (Virtual Memory System) is an operating system from the Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC) that runs in its older mid-range computers. VMS originated in 1979 as a new operating system for DEC's new VAX computer, the successor to DEC's PDP-11. VMS is a 32-bit system that exploits the concept of virtual memory.VMS was renamed OpenVMS when it was redeveloped for the Alpha processor. (OpenVMS is  … 
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Continuous Improvement Requires Continuous Innovation
sponsored by Contino
WHITE PAPER: Rapid decision-making is critical in a dynamic digital environment. Learn how to move to a cycle of continuous delivery and improvement, adopt methods such as agile development, and more to keep pace.
Posted: 22 May 2017 | Published: 22 May 2017

Contino

Turn Change into Success: Optimizing Business Transformation with PPM
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: Discover how the right PPM tools can turn changes into strategic opportunities. From prioritizing ideas and projects to realizing the value of portfolio investments, learn how to manage change and unify key PPM functions to stay on time and on budget.
Posted: 07 Apr 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

CA Technologies.

DevOps Mythbusting
sponsored by Puppet
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, discover how a variety of organizations – including Walmart, the New York Stock Exchange, and Staples – successfully implemented DevOps practices and learn the truth about 6 of the most common DevOps myths.
Posted: 08 Mar 2017 | Published: 08 Mar 2017

Puppet

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

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.

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

Why Precise Component Intelligence is Critical to Automating Modern Software Supply Chains
sponsored by Sonatype
WHITE PAPER: Developers today have leveraged innovation that's transformed the rate at which software can be produced. But what about quality, maintainability, consistency, scalability and other factors? The answer: Software supply chain automation. Learn about the challenges, alternatives, and options for automating modern software supply chains.
Posted: 25 Apr 2017 | Published: 25 Apr 2017

Sonatype

An Action Plan to Improve Your Product Portfolio
sponsored by Innotas by Planview
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores why the need for PPM is growing and how it unlocks higher levels of visibility into ongoing projects to help you enhance decision-making. Learn how to recognize the signs that it's time to start a PPM journey and discover how to prep your teams for transformation.
Posted: 24 Apr 2017 | Published: 24 Apr 2017

Innotas by Planview

3 Strategies to Rapidly Deliver User-Friendly Multi-Channel Apps
sponsored by Mendix
WHITE PAPER: As competitors continue to release more user-friendly applications on the market, it's becoming harder to maintain customer loyalty. This white paper reveals 3 critical strategies that can help you satisfy users with your applications. Discover how to quickly deploy apps to deliver immediate business impact and ROI.
Posted: 23 Jul 2015 | Published: 23 Jul 2015

Mendix

Cloud-based strategy enables fast delivery, market expansion
sponsored by InterSystems
WHITE PAPER: Read on to learn how Ontario Systems cloud-based Complaint Tracker application enables the company's market expansion and how benefits of running the app in the cloud is readily apparent to customers.
Posted: 12 Jul 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

InterSystems
 
 
VMS DEFINITION (continued): … VMS (Virtual Memory System) is an operating system from the Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC) that runs in its older mid-range computers. VMS originated in 1979 as a new operating system for DEC's new VAX computer, the successor to DEC's PDP-11. VMS is a 32-bit system that exploits the concept of virtual memory.VMS was renamed OpenVMS when it was redeveloped for the Alpha processor. (OpenVMS is also the name now used on the VAX computer.) The "Open" suggests the added support for the UNIX-like interfaces of the Portable Operating System Interface (POSIX) standard. Programs written to the POSIX standard, which includes a set of standard C language programming functions, can be ported to any POSIX-supporting computer platform.Among other features, OpenVMS can be used with special software that facilitates its use with Windows NT servers.
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