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DEFINITION: Cruft is a collective term for the elements of a program, system or product that are either useless, poorly designed or both. In computing, cruft describes areas of redundant, improper or simply badly written code, as well as old or inferior hardware and electronics. Cruft may also be used to describe a group of hackers, just as "pod" describes a group of whales, "exultation" a  … 
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Dell Windows 7 Readiness Assessment
sponsored by Dell and Microsoft
DATA SHEET: To capitalize on the benefits of Windows 7, you must make sure your computing environment is ready for the upgrade. Dell's Windows 7 Readiness Assessment is designed to identify application compatibility, hardware compatibility and migration readiness and to provide the recommendations needed to help make your transition to Windows 7 smooth.
Posted: 04 Oct 2010 | Published: 01 Oct 2010

Dell and Microsoft

Building Multi-language Applications with Visual Studio
sponsored by OpenMake Software
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the steps necessary to improve software build functionality of Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 and 2008 with Microsoft Team Foundation Server.
Posted: 22 Apr 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2007

OpenMake Software

How to Shed Redundant Customizations for a Lighter Upgrade
sponsored by Panaya, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to learn how to shed excess code and redundant customizations for faster and more efficient Oracle E-Business Suite upgrades.
Posted: 02 Mar 2012 | Published: 02 Mar 2012

Panaya, Inc.

What’s New in Windows Server 2008 R2: Active Directory, Group Policy and Terminal Services
sponsored by Dell and Microsoft
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: In this presentation transcript, IT author Jonathan Hassell walks you through some of the key changes made to R2 in three key areas: Active Directory, Group Policy and Terminal Services.
Posted: 22 Jun 2011 | Published: 21 Jun 2011

Dell and Microsoft

SearchSAP.com E-Book: SAP upgrade tips and best Practices
sponsored by datango AG
EBOOK: SAP upgrades are a perennial challenge - especially for organizations with many instances or customizations. The struggling economy has also made it all the more difficult to make a case for a technical SAP ERP upgrade. But maintaining upgrade best practices and avoiding mistakes can help avoid costly downtime and issues during upgrade projects.
Posted: 03 Nov 2010 | Published: 03 Nov 2010

datango AG

E-Guide: Expert tips for evaluating an upgrade to SQL Server 2008 R2
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
EGUIDE: Before upgrading to SQL Server 2008 R2, there are a few things you need to know to determine if an upgrade is the right decision for your company. This expert e-guide from SearchSQLServer.com details how to evaluate the ROI of a SQL Server 2008 R2 upgrade.
Posted: 09 Sep 2010 | Published: 09 Sep 2010

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

E-Guide: Ensuring Exchange 2010 migration success
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
EGUIDE: In this expert e-guide from SearchExchange.com, learn best practices for migrating to Exchange Server 2010. Let this resource be your checklist as you map out your deployment strategy. Learn key steps that can't be overlooked and find out how to ensure success whether you're upgrading from Exchange 2007 or 2003.
Posted: 09 Aug 2010 | Published: 09 Aug 2010

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Plan Now for Licensing Windows 7
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: This Forrester Research paper will show you how analyzing your options for upgrading to Windows 7 can save you down the road. One of the first steps IT managers should take is to determine their firm's Windows 7 licensing strategy and how it fits into their broader Microsoft relationship.
Posted: 23 Oct 2009 | Published: 22 Jul 2009

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Software Subscription & Support
sponsored by IBM
VIDEO: In this brief video, learn how to stay ahead of IT trends with IBM Software Subscription and Support. You'll discover how you can drive efficiency, increase productivity, and streamline workflows with access to downloads and enhancements throughout the software lifecycle.
Posted: 30 Jul 2013 | Premiered: 30 Jul 2013

IBM

Duke Energy emerges from 'dark period' with PeopleSoft 8.9 upgrade
sponsored by Advent Global Solutions Inc.
EGUIDE: While maintenance is tedious, forgoing maintenance usually causes much more tedious and compliance related issues. Duke Energy learned this the hard way. Read this tip guide to learn how this Charlotte, N.C. - based electric and retail gas utility company, effectively managed their software upgrade in the perils of compliance risks.
Posted: 28 Sep 2011 | Published: 28 Sep 2011

Advent Global Solutions Inc.
 
 
BUG FIXES DEFINITION (continued): …  group of larks and "murder" a group of crows.Something that is "crufty" may be dirty, unpleasant, extra, sloppily implemented, duplicated elsewhere or simply useless. Cruft, for instance, could refer to a URL where internal organizational details or directories that matter to no one but the webmasters "clutter" up the address. A mobile operating system that requires a user to navigate six submenus to complete a frequently-used function is another example of cruft.While cruft is usually used in computer programming, many coders or lovers of hacker jargon also apply it to any situation … 
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