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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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Buyer’s Guide: Choosing the Right Project and Portfolio Management Solution
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: This guide is for IT pros tasked with this critical buying decision and addresses both immediate and long-term needs. Learn how the right platform can speed innovation within your organization and maximize the ROI of your investments over time.
Posted: 12 Jun 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

CA Technologies.

API E-book: Don't Let Your Business Fall Into the Digital Divide
sponsored by Axway
EBOOK: Explore this e-book to discover 3 ways in which an API-first digital strategy can help you bridge the digital divide and drive a successful business and IT transformation.
Posted: 24 Mar 2015 | Published: 27 Feb 2015

Axway

A Computer Weekly buyer's guide to desktop computing 2020
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: Tablets, smartphones, cloud computing and applications delivered as a service offer compelling new ways to work. In this 11-page buyer's guide, Computer Weekly looks at how this way of working is likely to evolve further over the next five years and how it will affect users and IT departments alike.
Posted: 05 Mar 2015 | Published: 05 Mar 2015

ComputerWeekly.com

Ten Areas Where Citrix XenApp Outperforms VMware Horizon
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: The following white paper examines a virtualization platform that can enable virtually any Windows application to be virtualized, centralized, and managed in the data center, and can instantly deliver it as a service to users anywhere on any device.
Posted: 24 Feb 2015 | Published: 24 Feb 2015

Citrix

In demand: the culture of online service provision
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ANALYST REPORT: Providing the platforms to support online applications is a must for most organisations. For those pursuing a career in IT and seeking to gain the necessary accreditations, there are higher salaries on offer and an opportunity to be part of the future of IT, say analysts Bob Tarzey and Bernt Østergaard.
Posted: 03 Oct 2014 | Published: 03 Oct 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

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

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

Extending Application Integration 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

Why the Cloud Puts the Need for DevOps in Overdrive
sponsored by SearchAWS
EBOOK: In this guide, you'll uncover expert tips for getting everyone on board with cloud DevOps within your organization. In addition, read on to learn how AWS tools can enable you to address the security concerns that accompany DevOps.
Posted: 26 Mar 2015 | Published: 26 Mar 2015

SearchAWS

Mobilizing Enterprise Apps Depends on Management Strategy
sponsored by SearchMobileComputing
EBOOK: This expert guide explains why staying ahead of mobile governance, mobile device management (MDM), and mobile application management (MAM) is critical for providing high-quality apps and increased productivity.
Posted: 26 Mar 2015 | Published: 26 Mar 2015

SearchMobileComputing

Using Agile for Rapid Innovation within a European Electronics Company
sponsored by IBM
CASE STUDY: This case study investigates the adoption of Agile processes within an innovation services division of a large global electronics company.
Posted: 19 Mar 2015 | Published: 30 Jun 2014

IBM

Delivering Agile at Scale to a Multinational Communications Provider
sponsored by IBM
CASE STUDY: This case study investigates the adoption of Agile processes within a Northern European multinational provider of communication technology, equipment, and services. In particular, the report looks to chart the journey toward Agile and its progress across the wider organization.
Posted: 19 Mar 2015 | Published: 30 Jun 2014

IBM

MDM, MAM & BYOD: Everything you need to know
sponsored by SearchMobileComputing
EBOOK: In part 1 of this Enterprise Mobility Management e-book, learn about the 7 universal truths of enterprise mobility right now, and explore how the consumerization of IT enhances EMM.
Posted: 11 Dec 2014 | Published: 11 Dec 2014

SearchMobileComputing

New Considerations for Application Integration
sponsored by TheServerSide.com
EBOOK: This three-part guide explores how application integration practices are being shaken up in modern enterprises. View now to discover experts' thoughts on how NoSQL and microservices are advancing app integration middleware; why architects are giving application integration a REST; and more.
Posted: 05 Dec 2014 | Published: 05 Dec 2014

TheServerSide.com

Mobile Development Takes to the Cloud
sponsored by TheServerSide.com
EBOOK: Faced with increasingly short timelines and mediocre budgets, developers are looking to cloud-based systems to accelerate mobile application development. Download this expert three-part guide to learn how the cloud is improving the mobile development landscape.
Posted: 03 Dec 2014 | Published: 03 Dec 2014

TheServerSide.com

Five Critical Steps to Achieving an Effective Application Security Program
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Discover steps you can incorporate into every phase of the development process to improve your application security, and get an overview of application threats and the types of risks to prioritize and remediate.
Posted: 08 Oct 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

IBM

IBM SmartCloud for Social Business Mobility
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper introduces one company's portfolio of online services, including scalable and security-rich email, web conferencing, and social collaboration, that can help to improve employee responsiveness and effectiveness in support of social business.
Posted: 02 Oct 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

IBM

What's Next for Mobile Application Development
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide offers best practices for building cost-effective mobile applications.
Posted: 25 Sep 2014 | Published: 25 Sep 2014

IBM

Turning Your Network into a Strategic Business Asset
sponsored by Extreme Networks
EBOOK: This eBook introduces a network-based business intelligence solution that captures and analyzes context-based application traffic to deliver meaningful information about applications, users, locations and devices.
Posted: 18 Sep 2014 | Published: 18 Sep 2014

Extreme Networks

How Mobile Backend as a Service (MBaaS) Can Unleash Apps for the New Style of IT
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: Mobile Backend as a Service is a set of cloud-based, server-side mobile services for multiple platforms that can be used as a back end for your mobile apps. Find out how it can benefit you.
Posted: 02 Sep 2014 | Published: 30 May 2014

Hewlett-Packard Enterprise

HP Mobile Applications Services: Mobility is the New Interaction Model
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: This white paper introduces one respected company's mobile applications service, which enables enterprises needing to create new systems of engagement on mobile technology to deliver secure, high-quality mobile apps.
Posted: 29 Aug 2014 | Published: 30 Jun 2014

Hewlett-Packard Enterprise

10 Ways for Developers to Benefit from Application Performance Management Solutions
sponsored by Riverbed Technology, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper covers ten key strategies for developers looking to improve the quality and performance of their software through application management (APM) solutions.
Posted: 01 Aug 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Riverbed Technology, Inc.

Information-Driven Apps: The Evolution of the Dashboard
sponsored by MicroStrategy Incorporated
WHITE PAPER: The following white paper explores a dashboard engine that allows organizations to create exception information-driven applications in a code-free, replicable, and maintainable manner. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 17 Jun 2014 | Published: 17 Jun 2014

MicroStrategy Incorporated

MicroStrategy Mobile QuickStrike
sponsored by MicroStrategy Incorporated
WHITE PAPER: The following white paper introduces a mobile application development solution that can allow you to build, deploy, utilize, and capitalize on mobile applications without having to rely on IT for help.
Posted: 16 Jun 2014 | Published: 16 Jun 2014

MicroStrategy Incorporated
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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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