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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 Reports
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Digging Into Quality: API Best Practices, Problems, and Advice
sponsored by Axway
EGUIDE: Considering the heavy burdens carried by many APIs, it's surprising how many are rushed through development without adequate testing. In this e-guide, you'll discover valuable planning and testing approaches to help you to easily avoid inefficient development cycles and high defect rates.
Posted: 03 Aug 2015 | Published: 31 Jul 2015

Axway

Cloud Application Integration and Deployment Made Simple
sponsored by Axway
EGUIDE: In this e-guide, you'll learn how cloud integration tools can relieve some of the latest deployment challenges. In addition, read on to discover the 5 most common mistakes in cloud application deployment that you need to avoid.
Posted: 30 Jul 2015 | Published: 30 Jul 2015

Axway

What the Mobile Customer Service Experience Should be
sponsored by Interactive Intelligence, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper you will discover the key to excelling in customer service, with particular attention paid to reaching customers through mobile devices. Read now to devise your own mobile customer service strategy and uncover how to design an app that will add value to any customer relationship.
Posted: 24 Jul 2015 | Published: 24 Jul 2015

Interactive Intelligence, Inc.

11 Questions to Ask Before Embarking on Your Next Business Application Project
sponsored by Mendix
WHITE PAPER: In this guide, you'll learn 11 critical questions to ask before starting your next app delivery project, from "Build or buy?" to "How do I ensure a great user experience?".
Posted: 24 Jul 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Mendix

Traditional App Delivery Is Broken: Here's How You Can Fix It Now
sponsored by Mendix
WHITE PAPER: This guide outlines a new mindset and approach to help IT teams to deliver game-changing apps faster, easier, and cheaper than ever imagined. Read on to learn how to accelerate your time to market to position your company to lead this new app-driven economy.
Posted: 24 Jul 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Mendix

Beat Your Competition in the Race to Power Next-Gen Customer Experiences
sponsored by Mendix
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you'll learn how your organization can collaborate with IT to collectively deliver the apps that will power next-generation customer experiences.
Posted: 23 Jul 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Mendix

Enterprise Mobile Apps: Are You Ready to Enter the Ring?
sponsored by Mendix
WHITE PAPER: This resource divulges the unadulterated facts you need to know to make the most of your enterprise's mobile app initiatives, the first time around. Read on to learn 10 steps to delivering innovative and functional mobile apps quickly, flexibly, and cost-effectively.
Posted: 23 Jul 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Mendix

Building Data-Driven Internet of Things (IoT) Applications
sponsored by Pivotal
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you can learn how to power enterprise transformation to build, evolve, scale, and adapting IoT applications. Access now to learn how cloud and big data tools can advance your software-driven experiences.
Posted: 23 Jul 2015 | Published: 23 Jul 2015

Pivotal

Software Lifecycle Integration: Six Reasons Not to Delay
sponsored by Tasktop
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource to learn 6 reasons why you may be costing your organization by waiting to integrate your software lifecycle.
Posted: 23 Jul 2015 | Published: 23 Jul 2015

Tasktop

5 Tips for Building Engaging, Data-Driven Mobile Apps
sponsored by Pivotal
RESOURCE: In this infographic you can discover a short list of considerations as you embark on your own mobile odyssey. Access now to view 5 data driven thought points
Posted: 23 Jul 2015 | Published: 23 Jul 2015

Pivotal

The IT Executives Guide to the New Enterprise App World
sponsored by Mendix
WHITE PAPER: This white paper presents ten essential rules to follow in today's app development landscape.
Posted: 22 Jul 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Mendix

8 Factors That Affect Mobile App Development Pricing
sponsored by Kony
WHITE PAPER: Mobile apps are powerful drivers of traffic; however, app development can be an expensive undertaking. This white paper will help you to understand the key drivers of cost in app development in order to enable you to make cost-effective decisions and deliver the best possible ROI.
Posted: 22 Jul 2015 | Published: 22 Jul 2015

Kony

8 Security Issues to Avoid in Mobile App Development
sponsored by Kony
WHITE PAPER: This resource divulges the top 8 security issues that app developers need to watch in order to protect their users from phishing, malware, and more.
Posted: 22 Jul 2015 | Published: 22 Jul 2015

Kony

Top 10 API Security Considerations
sponsored by Axway
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the top 10 considerations for security architects looking to tackle one of today's biggest security challenges: APIs.
Posted: 16 Jul 2015 | Published: 16 Mar 2015

Axway

Quantifying DevOps and the Cost of Downtime in Fortune 1000 Enterprises
sponsored by IBM
RESEARCH CONTENT: With the immense consequences of downtime in mind, what are Fortune 1000 enterprises doing to improve the application development process, and what role should DevOps play? Access this research report today to learn from the best practices in place in more than 20 Fortune 1000 companies.
Posted: 15 Jul 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

IBM

Mobile Quality Assurance: Sentiment Analysis
sponsored by IBM
VIDEO: In this video you'll learn about the latest user sentiment analysis capabilities in Mobile Quality Assurance or MQA. Watch now to learn about getting started with MQA.
Posted: 15 Jul 2015 | Premiered: 15 Jul 2015

IBM

Evaluate 14 Leading Application Development Lifecycle Management Solution Vendors
sponsored by IBM
ANALYST REPORT: This analyst report evaluates 14 of this year's leading AppDev lifecycle management solution vendors to help you to discover which may be the best fit for your organization's needs.
Posted: 15 Jul 2015 | Published: 09 Feb 2015

IBM

Mobile Testing: How to Create and Implement a Successful Strategy
sponsored by Neotys
EGUIDE: Those just entering mobile testing's complex arena won't want to miss this expert guide, where you can discover answers to frequently asked questions on getting started.
Posted: 13 Jul 2015 | Published: 13 Jul 2015

Neotys

SaaS CRM Best Practices
sponsored by Salesforce.com
EGUIDE: This eGuide on SaaS CRM reviews best practices for negotiating a service-level agreement (SLA). In addition, read on to learn how to strategically integrate key business applications to streamline data and improve customer experience management.
Posted: 08 Jul 2015 | Published: 08 Jul 2015

Salesforce.com

When Agile, DevOps and Lean Aren't Enough
sponsored by Tasktop
WEBCAST: IT organizations have adopted Agile, DevOps, and other approaches to develop and deliver high-quality applications at a fast pace—but what happens when these updates aren't enough? Tune into this webinar to learn how your organization can thrive in today's demanding market.
Posted: 01 Jul 2015 | Premiered: Jul 1, 2015

Tasktop

Modern Load Testing eBook
sponsored by Neotys
EBOOK: Effective load and performance testing is an essential practice in any application development life cycle. This eBook provides practical information on how to execute efficient performance testing in today's new, more demanding environment.
Posted: 29 Jun 2015 | Published: 29 Jun 2015

Neotys

5 Steps to Delivering a 5-Star Mobile User Experience
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: This webcast presentation transcript shares 5 key steps you need to take to deliver an exceptional experience for users of your mobile app.
Posted: 26 Jun 2015 | Published: 19 Jun 2015

Hewlett-Packard Company

To Build or to Buy? That is the Mobile App Question
sponsored by SearchMobileComputing
EBOOK: This expert guide explores how to choose the best app deployment approach for your business needs and reveals 4 mobile application options that you may not have considered.e
Posted: 22 Jun 2015 | Published: 22 Jun 2015

SearchMobileComputing

Protect Your Web Applications from the OWASP Top 10
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Applications, mobile devices, cloud computing, and web APIs unlock tremendous business opportunities—however, they also open your systems up to a broader set of unknown users. In this resource, you'll learn the basics of securing your web applications from the OWASP Top 10.
Posted: 22 Jun 2015 | Published: 31 Aug 2012

IBM

Integration Throughout and Beyond the Enterprise
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Integration has always been an important part of IT projects; however, as this resource explains, it's no longer sufficient to integrate resources under the control of the enterprise. Read on to discover answers to enterprises' top questions about integration.
Posted: 22 Jun 2015 | Published: 18 Apr 2014

IBM
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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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