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DEFINITION: Software is a general term for the various kinds of programs used to operate computers and related devices. (The term hardware describes the physical aspects of computers and related devices.)Software can be thought of as the variable part of a computer and hardware the invariable part. Software is often divided into application software (programs that do work users are directly interested in) and  … 
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Gaining an Edge in Banking With Business Analytics
sponsored by Information Builders
WHITE PAPER: Sponsored by Information Builders, this Ventana research paper recommends ensuring that users in midsize banks are appropriately empowered by providing them with the right business analytics.
Posted: 03 May 2013 | Published: 03 May 2013

Information Builders

CW Special Report on CSC
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This 16-page report from Computer Weekly analyses the challenges facing CSC, its financial performance, the services it offers, its place in the IT market and its future strategy.
Posted: 29 Apr 2013 | Published: 29 Apr 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

The software edge: How effective software development and delivery drives competitive advantage
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: View this white paper to learn more about the range of emerging technologies and how they effect your business. It explores how technologies have transformed how companies interact with customers, business partners and suppliers. Find out more about how emerging technologies will impact your business performance and market success.
Posted: 22 Apr 2013 | Published: 22 Apr 2013

IBM

7 testing tools: Pros and cons
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Today, applications are becoming more and more popular and widespread across on-premise, Web, mobile and cloud domains. As a result, software testing suites have to answer to the demand for enhanced support and usability in dispersed domains. Read this white paper to learn more about how to conduct and scale testing with new developments.
Posted: 18 Apr 2013 | Published: 18 Apr 2013

IBM

CW Buyer's Guide: Software-defined networking
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: Computer Weekly looks at how SDN can give IT administrators greater control over the network infrastructure and make it more flexible and agile part of the business.
Posted: 05 Apr 2013 | Published: 05 Apr 2013

SearchSecurity.com

Expert Integrated Systems: Can you put expertise in a box?
sponsored by IBM
PODCAST: Can you package expertise? More and more IT executives are adopting a new approach that makes it easier, faster and less expensive to deploy infrastructure and applications by integrating hardware, software and field-tested "patterns of expertise" in the form of expert integrated systems. Find out more.
Posted: 19 Mar 2013 | Premiered: Mar 18, 2013

IBM

Computer Weekly – 12 March 2013: Will software-defined networking justify the hype?
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, we take an in-depth look at one of the hottest emerging technologies – software-defined networking – and what it means for IT departments. We visit Iceland, home of the greenest datacentres, and see what they offer to CIOs. And we look at the growth of governance as a key task for CIOs. Read the issue now.
Posted: 11 Mar 2013 | Published: 12 Mar 2013

SearchSecurity.com

CW Buyers Guide: Software as a Service
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: Computer Weekly looks at how a CIO can best integrate Saas with existing on-premise software, the restrictions behind Saas and why consulting expert service providers is a good idea.
Posted: 01 Feb 2013 | Published: 01 Feb 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

Cloud Software Spending Survey 2012
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
RESEARCH CONTENT: Download this exclusive report from Kew Associates and Computer Weekly to learn how businesses plan to invest in cloud software between 2012 and 2017.
Posted: 14 Jan 2013 | Published: 14 Jan 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

About to Buy Guide: Mobile Device Management Software
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EBOOK: Are you in the market for a mobile device management (MDM) software solution? Be sure to read this e-book from SearchConsumerization.com first for help making a more informed purchasing decision.
Posted: 21 Nov 2012 | Published: 30 Mar 2012

SearchSecurity.com

Software-Defined Networking Could Make Network-as-a-Service a Reality
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EGUIDE: This E-Guide from SearchNetworking.com explores the topic of Network-as-a-Service and how software-defined networking could help make this new network paradigm for the cloud a reality.
Posted: 05 Nov 2012 | Published: 09 Apr 2012

SearchSecurity.com

CommVault counts on snapshot management for data protection
sponsored by CommVault Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This research paper examines CommVault's progress in snapshot management – launching its latest data recovery management software for application-aware snapshot management of heterogeneous disk arrays to take advantage of end user trends.
Posted: 26 Apr 2013 | Published: 29 Oct 2012

CommVault Systems, Inc.

CommVault banks on Simpana 10 to keep chipping away at Symantec, IBM, EMC
sponsored by CommVault Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this research paper, learn about a data protection and archiving software designed to give CommVault leverage over its traditional competitors.
Posted: 25 Apr 2013 | Published: 25 Feb 2013

CommVault Systems, Inc.

Measuring Software Quality: Why Your Metrics Don't Make the Grade
sponsored by IBM
WEBCAST: What keeps your customers happy when it comes to software? Tune into this video to learn more about what you can do to improve your software  testing and quality assurance. It outlines the pros and cons of satisfied customers and what the means for your business. View this resource now to learn more about improving your software.
Posted: 23 Apr 2013 | Premiered: Apr 23, 2013

IBM

7 Habits of Highly Effective Teams
sponsored by IBM
WEBCAST: Consult this informative video to learn more about the widespread adoption of "going agile." Find out how you can obtain shorter release cycles, greater flexibility and tighter alignment by going agile. It explores the broad technical, organizational and process changes that can help your team transition to an agile environment.
Posted: 22 Apr 2013 | Premiered: Apr 22, 2013

IBM

Can the Suite Compete? - What Every Recruiter Needs to Know
sponsored by Jobvite
WHITE PAPER: In this resource, HR and business leaders will find a comparison of the strengths and weaknesses of purpose-specific software and bundled software suites, providing you with key information to help you more strategically meet your organization's talent recruitment goals.
Posted: 19 Apr 2013 | Published: 19 Apr 2013

Jobvite

Solihull Council Marks a Decade with Red Hat Open Source Technology , Saving over £1 Million
sponsored by Red Hat and HP
WHITE PAPER: In this informative paper, learn why a government industry has relied on the same Linux solution for the past ten years, using an open source model to simplify software and hardware implementations, reduce costs, and more.
Posted: 10 Apr 2013 | Published: 10 Apr 2013

Red Hat and HP

Computer Weekly – 19 February 2013: Software Developers in demand
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, we look at why companies are struggling to attract the right talent for in-house IT. We investigate why CIOs are not happy with Oracle's Fusion strategy. And betting company William Hill tells us how mobile technology has changed the high street bookmaker. Read the issue now.
Posted: 18 Feb 2013 | Published: 19 Feb 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

Computer Weekly – 8 January 2013: Digital strategies to drive CIOs in 2013
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, we look ahead to the challenges facing IT leaders in 2013 and examine how the shift to digital will change the role of the CIO. A new report details how CIOs must adapt to work more closely with business colleagues. And our first buyer's guide of the year focuses on software as a service. Read the issue now.
Posted: 07 Jan 2013 | Published: 08 Jan 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

Making the Agile Transition: What QA and Test Managers Need to Know
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: QA and test managers, read this e-guide to discover how you can be change agents to ensure a smooth move to Agile for your team.
Posted: 27 Dec 2012 | Published: 27 Dec 2012

IBM

Agile Testing Quadrants: Guiding Managers and Team in Test Strategies
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: Read this e-guide to discover why a testing taxonomy such as the Agile testing quadrants is an effective tool for software teams undertaking this task.
Posted: 27 Dec 2012 | Published: 27 Dec 2012

IBM

A Whole Team Approach to Quality
sponsored by Rally Software
WHITE PAPER: Explore this presentation to develop a new approach to quality. Agile projects help build software incrementally, using short iterations of 1-4 weeks to keep development aligned with business needs. Learn more about the benefits of agile development by reading this resource now.
Posted: 21 Dec 2012 | Published: 21 Dec 2012

Rally Software

Top Strategies for Application Performance Monitoring
sponsored by CA Technologies.
EGUIDE: This expert E-Guide from SearchEnterpriseWAN.com explores the importance of application performance monitoring and management (APM) and aims to answer all your questions surrounding this technology.
Posted: 11 Dec 2012 | Published: 11 Dec 2012

CA Technologies.

Key Opportunities and pitfalls on the road to continuous delivery
sponsored by ZeroTurnaround
EGUIDE: In this e-guide, experts discuss the opportunities of continuous delivery in ALM and the challenges, as well as five lessons for making continuous integration simple.
Posted: 14 Nov 2012 | Published: 14 Nov 2012

ZeroTurnaround

It's Not Too Soon to Think About Windows Licensing
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Microsoft
EGUIDE: While you may not be ready to hop on the Windows 8 bandwagon quite yet, it's never too early to start the planning process. This expert E-guide from SearchConsumerization.com provides the best strategies for upgrading your operating systems and explores the benefits it can provide your organization.
Posted: 13 Nov 2012 | Published: 13 Nov 2012

Dell, Inc. and Microsoft
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SOFTWARE DEFINITION (continued): …  system software (which includes operating systems and any program that supports application software). The term middleware is sometimes used to describe programming that mediates between application and system software or between two different kinds of application software (for example, sending a remote work request from an application in a computer that has one kind of operating system to an application in a computer with a different operating system).An additional and difficult-to-classify category of software is the utility, which is a small useful program with limited capability. Some utilities … 
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