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ALSO CALLED: Technical Documentation, User Aids, User Manuals, User Guides, Product Documentation, Technical Manuals, End-User Documentation, Developer Documentation, User Documentation
DEFINITION: In computer hardware and software product development, documentation is the information that describes the product to its users. It consists of the product technical manuals and online information (including online versions of the technical manuals and help facility descriptions). The term is also sometimes used to mean the source information about the product contained in design documents, detailed  … 
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Acceptable Use: How to Write a Mobility Policy Document Employees Will Actually Follow
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: A mobile computing policy document tells employees what's expected of them when it comes to using these devices for work. It marks out the responsibilities of the company as well.Read this white paper to find out how to write a mobile policy document that employees will understand and follow
Posted: 22 Jul 2014 | Published: 22 Jul 2014

BlackBerry

The Agile Business Analyst: How Much Is Enough?
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: The principles in this white paper help you introduce greater predictability into your own Agile requirements activities, both individually and across your organization.
Posted: 11 Jul 2014 | Published: 11 Jul 2014

Global Knowledge

Troubleshooting Cisco Switches
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: When an outage or network incident takes place, it can often create an intense burden for the engineers called upon to assist. Having a solid strategy for how to approach incidents can give you the calm confidence to effectively resolve the problem even in the midst of the proverbial storm.
Posted: 01 Apr 2013 | Published: 01 Apr 2013

Global Knowledge

E-Guide: The New Virtualization: What You Should Know For Today and Tomorrow
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EGUIDE: This E-Guide from SearchNetworking.com describes why virtualization requires a unified IT organization and unveils the steps you should take to get your organization on its way to a truly unified environment.
Posted: 27 Aug 2012 | Published: 27 Aug 2012

SearchSecurity.com

The future of software development: The LateRooms Group
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
IT BRIEFING: David Heath, head of software engineering at the LateRooms Group, gives his views on the future of software development, in this presentation for Computer Weekly's 500 Club.
Posted: 05 Jul 2012 | Published: 05 Jul 2012

ComputerWeekly.com

See What CDI Success Looks Like
sponsored by Nuance
WHITE PAPER: This informative white paper provides a documentation management solution that helps bridge the clinical and coding gap by offering peer-to-peer instruction for your physicians, nurses, coders, and administrators.
Posted: 12 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Nuance

Open Grid Europe is open to new approaches for IT training
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
CASE STUDY: In this brief case study, learn how Open Grid Europe leveraged e-learning software that enabled rapid and flexible creation of electronic, interactive manuals and software documentation for their employees. Discover the benefits Open Grid experiences thanks to this e-learning program and their new ALM software by reading now.
Posted: 12 Nov 2013 | Published: 30 Nov 2012

Hewlett-Packard Limited

Clinical Documentation: Driving Performance in the New World of Healthcare
sponsored by Nuance
WHITE PAPER: This resource asks some important questions regarding healthcare operations, and examines key tactics that can help you take the pain out of the documentation process and find healthcare success.
Posted: 28 Aug 2013 | Published: 28 Aug 2013

Nuance

The State of Requirement Management - 2011
sponsored by Jama Software
WHITE PAPER: If you're involved in the planning and development of products, software applications or systems, this report is for you. Learn the results of a recent industry survey - get insight on the latest trends, challenges and solutions and learn what development teams are doing to successfully plan and develop new products in a customer-driven economy.
Posted: 07 Jun 2013 | Published: 18 Aug 2011

Jama Software

10 Obvious Statements about Software Configuration and Change Management (And What They Mean For Your Organization)
sponsored by Remain Software
WHITE PAPER: This document will explore 10 important aspects that should be considered before proceeding with the implementation of a specific solution.
Posted: 07 Jun 2013 | Published: 16 Apr 2009

Remain Software

Early days of Agile development: Lessons for small projects
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: It’s been 10 years since the Agile Manifesto was first crafted, but the principles remain the same. In this tip guide, Agile expert Chris McMahon talks about early experiences with Agile development and how the lessons still apply today.
Posted: 28 Dec 2012 | Published: 07 Nov 2011

IBM

9 Critical Reasons to Automate Performance Management
sponsored by SuccessFactors
WHITE PAPER: Your talent management strategy can make or break the success of your organization, but this can be a challenging task if you're a SMB that still collects documentation manually. Read this white paper to learn how to automate your paper-based procedures to improve your talent management.
Posted: 09 Oct 2012 | Published: 23 Apr 2012

SuccessFactors

9 Critical Reasons to Automate Performance Management
sponsored by SuccessFactors
WHITE PAPER: Your talent management strategy can make or break the success of your organization, but this can be a challenging task if you're a SMB that still collects documentation manually. Read this white paper to learn how to automate your paper-based procedures to improve your talent management.
Posted: 09 Oct 2012 | Published: 23 Apr 2012

SuccessFactors

Compliance in the Corporate World How Fax Server Technology Minimizes Compliance Risks
sponsored by OpenText
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the potential compliance related benefits to adopting fax server technology.
Posted: 11 Apr 2012 | Published: 11 Apr 2012

OpenText

Network Faxing With Open Text Network Servers
sponsored by OpenText
WHITE PAPER: This resource highlights the benefits of network fax servers over traditional standalone fax machines, from reduced cost to enhanced productivity.
Posted: 11 Apr 2012 | Published: 30 Oct 2009

OpenText

A true story about using XML forms and DB2 to process millions of tax returns
sponsored by IBM
INFORMATION CENTER: This blog post discusses the toll that managing high volumes of paper documents can take on business budgets and efficiency. Learn about an electronic approach that one company implemented and the savings they achieved.
Posted: 27 Jul 2011 | Published: 07 Jun 2011

IBM

The Business Case for Project Portfolio Management
sponsored by Innotas
WHITE PAPER: In order to better prioritize project planning, many organizations are turning to project and portfolio management (PPM). PPM can help your own business deliver projects on time, align IT and business goals and stay within a defined budget. Inside this whitepaper, learn more about the advantages of project visibility through the use of PPM.
Posted: 30 Jun 2011 | Published: 30 Jun 2011

Innotas

Global Information Management
sponsored by SDL Web Content Management Solutions Division
VIDEO: View this Video to find out how SDL Technologies can help you business be available around the world through global content management and language translation.
Posted: 14 Apr 2011 | Premiered: 14 Apr 2011

SDL Web Content Management Solutions Division

Distributed Data Capture: Reducing the Cost of Remote Business Processes
sponsored by Kofax, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In today’s global economy, information exchange is vital. Competitive advantage goes to the companies that can share information and collaborate quickly and accurately in the most cost-effective manner. Read this white paper now to learn how to effectively lower the costs of your business's document capture process.
Posted: 10 Mar 2011 | Published: 10 Mar 2011

Kofax, Inc.

SAP Travel Management at T-Com, eLearning for 140,000 Employees with datango
sponsored by datango AG
CASE STUDY: The IT department of T-Com Human Resources was faced with the challenge of training 140,000 employees to perform reporting processes for their own business travel as quickly as possible. Read this case study to find out how T-Com found their way to datango in their search for a customizable context sensitive online help system.
Posted: 04 Oct 2010 | Published: 04 Oct 2010

datango AG

Case Study: Healthcare I.T. at the Point of Care
sponsored by CDW Healthcare
CASE STUDY: After investing close to two years developing nursing documentation software, The Nebraska Medical Center stood poised to begin implementing this lynchpin of its patient safety focus. But first, it had to identify the right hardware solutions for its requirements. Read this white paper to learn more.
Posted: 28 Jul 2010 | Published: 28 Jul 2010

CDW Healthcare

15 Minute Guide To Case Management
sponsored by EMC Corporation
WHITE PAPER: In 15 minutes we'll discuss case management, explain why it's important, suggest how it enables connected government, touch on how it can be applied across a variety of case types, discuss the components of a case management solution, and offer deployment guides and suggestions.
Posted: 23 Nov 2009 | Published: 23 Nov 2009

EMC Corporation

8 Problems of Keyword Search in E-Discovery – A Guide for Fortune 1000 Companies
sponsored by FTI Technology
WHITE PAPER: In this paper – first in a three part series - we will examine the difficulties of working with keywords during a matter, the many challenges associated with relying on keyword search, and the cost and risk associated with attempting to “guess” one’s way to a relevant document set.
Posted: 16 Nov 2009 | Published: 04 Nov 2009

FTI Technology

Getting Control of Electronic Discovery
sponsored by FTI Technology
ANALYST REPORT: This ESG analyst paper discusses the challenges posed by electronic discovery processes, current methods of dealing with these issues, and the potential cost savings that companies could achieve if they choose to invest in technology to help expedite the entire operation.
Posted: 04 Nov 2009 | Published: 01 Dec 2008

FTI Technology

Getting Requirements Right: Avoiding the Top 10 Traps
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper presents 10 common and devastating mistakes that project teams make in defining and managing requirements. More importantly, it discusses how to avoid these traps so you can get your requirements right and develop the right product on time and within budget.
Posted: 04 Nov 2009 | Published: 30 Oct 2009

IBM
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DOCUMENTATION DEFINITION (continued): …  code comments, white papers, and blackboard session notes. The term is derived from the idea that engineers and programmers "document" their products in formal writing. The earliest computer users were sometimes simply handed the engineers' or programmers' "documentation." As the product audience grew, it became necessary to add professional technical writers and editors to the process. Today, IBM and other companies look at developing product information based on what users actually need to do when using the product. In this task-oriented view, product information can be divided into and … 
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