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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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Software testing: why it needs a new professionalism
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
WHITE PAPER: We believe that Testing is at a key juncture in its development as a Profession. The demonstrable consequences of this approach are now very clear  - hidden, often major, costs in the  development  lifecycle of code arising both from the costs of fixing defects, and from the costs of managing change late in the lifecycle.
Posted: 24 Oct 2011 | Published: 26 Jan 2011

ComputerWeekly.com

How mature are companies' software quality management processes in 2010?
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
WHITE PAPER: There is very little data that exists on the maturity of testing practices throughout the software quality life cycle in the Industry and lots of people refer to the maturity with a level of certainty not backed up by any real data. In 2009 Experimentus established a survey for this very purpose.
Posted: 24 Oct 2011 | Published: 26 Jan 2011

ComputerWeekly.com

CW+: Developer Survey Report from Embarcadero Technologies
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
WHITE PAPER: The Embarcadero Developer Survey was conducted throughout the months June and July 2010 and encompasses responses from a wide array of application developers worldwide. The purpose of the survey was to collect information about the top developer trends, challenges, key initiatives, and current tools being used.
Posted: 21 Oct 2011 | Published: 10 Aug 2010

ComputerWeekly.com

Gartner: A perspective on Android 2.2 for the enterprise
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
WHITE PAPER: With the announcement of Android 2.2, code named "Froyo," Google targets the enterprise market for the first time. This release has features to enable devices that can be granted support under the "appliance level" of the Gartner Managed Diversity Framework.
Posted: 21 Oct 2011 | Published: 23 Sep 2010

ComputerWeekly.com

ASNA Case Study: ASNA Wings: Re-imagining Modernization at INFOCON - Both Ways.
sponsored by ASNA
CASE STUDY: This essential case study explores how one organization replaced their old green screens to an enhanced user interface with ASNA wings, an application modernization strategy. Learn about the unique advantages your business can gain inside.
Posted: 04 Jan 2012 | Published: 04 Jan 2012

ASNA

Mobile Applications Before and After
sponsored by AT&T Corp
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This white paper takes a look at business processes before and after the use of mobile applications.
Posted: 04 Oct 2011 | Published: 04 Oct 2011

AT&T Corp

Real-time Mobile Apps Boost Workforce Productivity
sponsored by AT&T Corp
WHITE PAPER: This paper shows ways to combine mobile devices with a robust wireless network and complementary Software-as-a-Service (SaaS)-based offerings that will allow you to choose applications that fit your needs, empowering your workers to make efficient use of time in the field.
Posted: 04 Oct 2011 | Published: 04 Oct 2011

AT&T Corp

Collab Net Success Story
sponsored by CollabNet
CASE STUDY: Discover how a large investment banking firm with locations in 35 countries rolled out a quick, repeatable and flexible agile development process that is consistent across the organization and in compliance with CMMI.
Posted: 27 Jul 2011 | Published: 27 Jul 2011

CollabNet

A Practical Guide to Identifying Slow Code During Development
sponsored by Micro Focus, Ltd
WHITE PAPER: Many seemingly innocent coding practices can cause code to execute slowly. It’s far better for software quality, and less costly for the business, to find slow code before it becomes a business problem. This white paper examines the main causes and provides a practical guide to identifying them.
Posted: 07 Apr 2011 | Published: 07 Apr 2011

Micro Focus, Ltd

Magic Quadrant for Business Intelligence Platforms
sponsored by Board International
ANALYST REPORT: This document presents a global view of Gartner’s opinion of the main software vendors that should be considered by organizations seeking to use BI platforms to develop BI applications. Buyers should evaluate vendors in all four quadrants and not assume only those in the Leaders quadrant can deliver successful BI implementations.
Posted: 24 Mar 2011 | Published: 24 Mar 2011

Board International

Cloud-based Integration Speeds Data Flow for Microfinance Industry Information Provider
sponsored by Pervasive Integration
CASE STUDY: MIX wanted to avoid the expenditure and time lag resulting from manually entering Salesforce data and XE.com feeds into their hosted MySQL databases. It also sought to improve data quality by automating data updates. MIX turned to Pervasive Software to provide cost-effective, quick, scalable integration of its Salesforce and XE.com data.
Posted: 04 Mar 2011 | Published: 04 Mar 2011

Pervasive Integration

E-Guide: Expert tips for virtualizing and packaging applications
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
EGUIDE: In this expert e-guide from SearchVMware.com, discover how to virtualize your applications using VMware ThinApp. Determine which applications are good candidates for virtualization and gain insight into how to use this tool in your desktop environment.
Posted: 21 Feb 2011 | Published: 21 Feb 2011

VMware, Inc.

From faster performance to better BI, understanding the benefits of in-memory technology in SAP shops
sponsored by HP & Intel®
EBOOK: One of the most exciting technologies in the market today is in-memory. It holds the potential to make running SAP applications more efficient, and enable businesses to execute processes more effectively. In-memory is a huge part of SAP’s product strategy going forward.
Posted: 21 Feb 2011 | Published: 21 Feb 2011

HP & Intel®

Presentation Transcript: Geek Out on the Best Practices of a Google Apps Migration
sponsored by Google Apps
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: Whether you're actively considering Google Apps as part of your next generation messaging strategy or just learning about cloud computing, this webcast will provide IT professionals with the knowledge you need to answer the boss's question about the technical details of moving to the cloud.
Posted: 19 Jan 2011 | Published: 19 Jan 2011

Google Apps

Things You Always Wanted To Know About Windows Profile Management
sponsored by Immidio
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines why Windows user profiles are so critically important for corporate IT environments and how they can be managed efficiently.
Posted: 15 Jan 2011 | Published: 15 Jan 2011

Immidio

IBM Rational Team Concert Evaluation Guide
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Explore the comprehensive features and functions that the Rational Team Concert tool offers, including integrated work item tracking, source control, continuous builds, agile planning and reporting, and more.
Posted: 27 Oct 2010 | Published: 27 Oct 2010

IBM

Building Smart Products: Best Practices for Multicore Software Development
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: IBM Rational software - the market-leading provider of platforms for software lifecycle management - is teaming with Wind River - the global leader in the embedded and mobile industries - to help companies take the risk out of multicore software development.
Posted: 01 Sep 2010 | Published: 25 May 2010

IBM

MIPS Core PSP
sponsored by CriticalBlue
WHITE PAPER: This application note provides a detailed tutorial of how to use the features of the MIPS Core PSP within Prism. End users who are either considering migrating existing software applications onto the 34K or 1004K core, or who already use those cores but wish to optimize their operation are the target audience for this paper.
Posted: 19 Aug 2010 | Published: 17 Jun 2010

CriticalBlue

Modern Developer Tools for IBM i and Power Systems
sponsored by IBM
WEBCAST: Join us for a demonstration of the Tools and ALM Solutions for the IBM I and Power Systems. Learn how these tools apply to your IT environment and how to identify and use the right tools and modernization strategy.
Posted: 19 Aug 2010 | Premiered: May 13, 2010

IBM

7 Criteria to Consider When Embedding BI
sponsored by Tableau Software
WHITE PAPER: Though there’s no simple answer to “buy or build,” there are criteria — seven, in fact, that can guide you to make a well informed decision. This paper helps you identify and evaluate each one.
Posted: 16 Aug 2010 | Published: 16 Aug 2010

Tableau Software

Analytical Data Prep 101 Webinar
sponsored by SAS
WEBCAST: This Webinar in the Apply Business Analytics series will highlight the specific methods and unique data requirements needed to deal with advanced analytics so that you can effectively and efficiently uncover hidden relationships, anticipate the future and adapt to change.
Posted: 30 Jul 2010 | Premiered: Jul 30, 2010

SAS

Podcast: Virtualization is here: Is your network ready?
sponsored by Citrix
PODCAST: In this podcast, learn about the emerging technologies driving the transition to App Delivery 2.0. Uncover how network virtualization can be applied to better optimize application delivery, provide increased flexibility and create an efficient network infrastructure with a mix of hardware and software solutions.
Posted: 16 Jul 2010 | Premiered: Jul 16, 2010

Citrix

Modern Mainframe Management Challenges E-book: Web-Servicing Mainframe Apps
sponsored by SearchDataCenter.com
EBOOK: Enterprises that convert their mission-critical mainframe applications into Web services can reduce maintenance costs and ensure an easier upgrade to other new technologies. Read this e-book to learn so much more.
Posted: 06 Jul 2010 | Published: 06 Jul 2010

SearchDataCenter.com

Virtualization is here: Is your network ready?
sponsored by Citrix
WEBCAST: In this webcast learn about the emerging technologies driving the transition to App Delivery 2.0.  Uncover how network virtualization can be applied to better optimize application delivery, provide increased flexibility and create an efficient network infrastructure with a mix of hardware and software solutions.
Posted: 01 Jul 2010 | Premiered: Jul 14, 2010, 14:00 EDT (18:00 GMT)

Citrix

Presentation Transcript: Geek Out on the Best Practices of a Google Apps Migration
sponsored by Google Apps
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: Whether you're actively considering Google Apps as part of your next generation messaging strategy or just learning about cloud computing, this webcast will provide IT professionals with the knowledge you need to answer the boss's question about the technical details of moving to the cloud.
Posted: 14 Jun 2010 | Published: 14 Jun 2010

Google Apps
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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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