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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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Application Serving Environment: WebSphere Application Server Liberty Provile vs. Tomcat
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Deciding on an application serving environment is challenging – sifting through an ever-growing market to find the right solutions based on enterprise needs is time consuming and taxing. This comparison white paper considers two possible systems for enterprises.
Posted: 27 Aug 2014 | Published: 31 Oct 2012

IBM

Advanced Data Protection for Small and Midsized Organizations
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Uncover the ins-and-outs of one storage solution capable of transforming data protection for small to midsized organizations.
Posted: 27 Aug 2014 | Published: 30 Apr 2014

IBM

Case Study: OSS vs. Commercial, Choosing between WebSphere and Jboss
sponsored by IBM
CASE STUDY: The allure of free software, specifically open-source software (OSS), has drawn the attention of many companies. View this case study now to read about the insurance company Topdanmark and their debate between commercial and OSS options – and the advice they offer to companies in the same position.
Posted: 27 Aug 2014 | Published: 27 Aug 2014

IBM

4 Steps to Successful Software Management
sponsored by CDW Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive whitepaper covers a four-step process for effective software management
Posted: 27 Aug 2014 | Published: 27 Aug 2014

CDW Corporation

Identify the best VMware licensing - HP SLMS
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
WHITE PAPER: Maximizing the investment in VMware licensing is challenging, especially in regards to tracking renewals and complying with licensing requirements. This whitepaper discusses the advantages of a software licensing management system. Also discover the best way to analyze your enterprise's needs for licensing agreements to maximize your investment.
Posted: 26 Aug 2014 | Published: 26 Aug 2014

Hewlett-Packard Limited

Computer Weekly – 26 August 2014: Can national security and privacy co-exist?
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, we talk to NSA whistleblower Bill Binney about the often-conflicting needs of security and privacy. We find out how Google is using artificial intelligence to improve datacentre energy efficiency. And we look at a project to use wearable technology and big data to help tackle Parkinson's disease. Read the issue now.
Posted: 26 Aug 2014 | Published: 22 Aug 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

HP Software Licensing Service for Symantec Solutions
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
WHITE PAPER: Identifying the best Symantec licensing agreement, getting the most from it, and working with the software purchaser can be challenging for enterprises. This whitepaper offers clear and concise options for working with Symantec software licensing, and how to correctly pinpoint the right solutions for you.
Posted: 25 Aug 2014 | Published: 25 Aug 2014

Hewlett-Packard Limited

Cut Costs Like AWS
sponsored by VMTurbo
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive whitepaper offers up some strategies for maximizing savings in your virtualized environment.
Posted: 25 Aug 2014 | Published: 25 Aug 2014

VMTurbo

Cloud Control Plane
sponsored by VMTurbo
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive whitepaper looks at software-driven control, which provides the intelligence to bridge the gap between software-defined flexibility and the potential of a software-defined data center.
Posted: 25 Aug 2014 | Published: 25 Aug 2014

VMTurbo

Analysit Fact Sheet: Who’s Minding your Cloud?
sponsored by CA Technologies.
ANALYST BRIEF: 46% of companies have stopped or slowed adoption of cloud services due to security concerns. View this analyst fact sheet to learn more about how companies are handling software, application, and cloud security.
Posted: 20 Aug 2014 | Published: 20 Aug 2014

CA Technologies.

5 Software-Defined Data Center Tips to Consider Before Investing
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
EGUIDE: The software-defined data (SDDC) center combines programmable networks, servers and storage. This expert E-Guide uncovers SDDC tips to show you what to look for beyond basic flexibility.
Posted: 19 Aug 2014 | Published: 19 Aug 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Integrated OpenStack Cloud Solution with Service Assurance
sponsored by Intel
WHITE PAPER: Find out which hardware and software solutions can enable the private cloud to run all workloads.
Posted: 18 Aug 2014 | Published: 18 Aug 2014

Intel

Redefining the Economics of Storage Analyst Report
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains how to assess the potential impact of new storage solutions. It also explains how a storage approach that combines the latest storage software with solid state hardware allows users to consolidate, standardize, and automate storage.
Posted: 18 Aug 2014 | Published: 18 Aug 2014

Dell and VMware

HP Fortify on Demand
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
DATA SHEET: Access this data sheet to discover an on-demand solution that tests the security of software quickly, accurately, and affordably.
Posted: 18 Aug 2014 | Published: 31 Jul 2013

Hewlett-Packard Company

Seven steps to software security
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: Learn seven practical steps you can begin to take today to secure your applications and prevent the damages a successful cyber-attack can cause.
Posted: 18 Aug 2014 | Published: 01 Sep 2013

Hewlett-Packard Company

The Transformative Power of Multi-Platform Mobile App Development
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: Enterprises are moving away from a reactive approach to workforce mobilization, focusing on app development as the cornerstone of their mobility strategy. View this whitepaper now to find out the key components and objectives of mobile app development.
Posted: 15 Aug 2014 | Published: 15 Aug 2014

BlackBerry

Fidelity Information Services and IBM Server/Storage Configuration
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This paper describes the benchmark results of a leading server/storage configuration. Obtain detailed information on the unique configuration that was tested as well as the specific architectural components.
Posted: 15 Aug 2014 | Published: 31 Mar 2012

IBM

CW Special Report on IBM
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
IT BRIEFING: This special 12-page report from Computer Weekly analyses the challenges facing IBM, its financial performance, the services it offers, its place in the IT market and its future strategy..
Posted: 15 Aug 2014 | Published: 15 Aug 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

Application Portfolio Management: Treat Software as a Valuable Asset
sponsored by Innotas
EGUIDE: This e-guide explains how application portfolio management (APM) allows organizations to oversee the applications that run their business, helping to ensure efficient and accurate inventory.
Posted: 14 Aug 2014 | Published: 14 Aug 2014

Innotas

ROI Assessment Tool: Assess the Value of Deployment Automation
sponsored by IBM
ASSESSMENT TOOL: Software deployment automation can notably accelerate project lifecycle timeframes and reduce the number of errors that need to be addressed during development. Use this tool to receive a targeted analysis of your needs, and find out what ROI your organization can expect from deployment automation.
Posted: 14 Aug 2014 | Published: 14 Aug 2014

IBM

8 Features You Should Look for in a Reporting Mangement Package
sponsored by Prophix Software
WHITE PAPER: Explore the 8 features you should look for in a reporting management package.
Posted: 14 Aug 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Prophix Software

How Do You Select ERP for Defense Manufacturing? – Podcast
sponsored by IFS
PODCAST: Find out how the unique characteristics of defense manufacturing operations affect their needs in the area of enterprise resource planning (ERP).
Posted: 13 Aug 2014 | Premiered: Aug 13, 2014

IFS

Keeping Mobile App Development Testing Up To Speed with Performance Demand
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: QA teams are under increasing pressure to ensure perfect mobile software is released in shorter release cycles. This expert whitepaper offers expert tips from Rachel Obstler, Senior Director of Product Management at Keynote Systems.
Posted: 12 Aug 2014 | Published: 12 Aug 2014

IBM

Leverage ERP for Sales and Operations Planning
sponsored by IFS
WHITE PAPER: Learn about S&OP and how your organization should leverage it to track the efforts of sales and operations over time.
Posted: 12 Aug 2014 | Published: 12 Aug 2014

IFS

Why and How to Achieve Global ERP
sponsored by IFS
WHITE PAPER: Find out why many mid-market businesses are turning to global enterprise resource planning (ERP) to achieve a successful global business expansion.
Posted: 12 Aug 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

IFS
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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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