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Noun1.software package - (computer science) written programs or procedures or rules and associated documentation pertaining to the operation of a computer system and that are stored in read/write memorysoftware package - (computer science) written programs or procedures or rules and associated documentation pertaining to the operation of a computer system and that are stored in read/write memory; "the market for software is expected to expand"
computer science, computing - the branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures
computer code, code - (computer science) the symbolic arrangement of data or instructions in a computer program or the set of such instructions
alpha software - a first release of a software product that is usually tested only by the developers
authoring language - software that can be used to develop interactive computer programs without the technically demanding task of computer programming
beta software - software that has not yet been released but has received an alpha test and still has more bugs than a regular release; "beta software is usually available only to particular users who will test it"
compatible software - software that can run on different computers without modification
compatible software - application software programs that share common conventions so they can be utilized together
computer-aided design, CAD - software used in art and architecture and engineering and manufacturing to assist in precision drawing
freeware - software that is provided without charge
groupware - software that can be used by a group of people who are working on the same information but may be distributed in space
operating system, OS - (computer science) software that controls the execution of computer programs and may provide various services
computer program, computer programme, programme, program - (computer science) a sequence of instructions that a computer can interpret and execute; "the program required several hundred lines of code"
subprogram, subroutine, procedure, routine, function - a set sequence of steps, part of larger computer program
shareware - software that is available free of charge; may be distributed for evaluation with a fee requested for additional features or a manual etc.
shrink-wrapped software - software on CD-ROMs that are boxed and shrink-wrapped and sold in stores (implying a widely supported standard platform)
spyware - computer software that obtains information from a user's computer without the user's knowledge or consent
supervisory software - specialized programs that reside permanently in the computer's main memory and control the processing of user's programs
software documentation, documentation - program listings or technical manuals describing the operation and use of programs
database management system, DBMS - a software system that facilitates the creation and maintenance and use of an electronic database
upgrade - software that provides better performance than an earlier version did
2.software package - merchandise consisting of a computer program that is offered for sale
merchandise, product, ware - commodities offered for sale; "good business depends on having good merchandise"; "that store offers a variety of products"
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Over two-thirds of companies currently using mobile apps also report their preference of some form of pre-packaged software versus creating their own customized solutions.
Although the material to create such a syllabus is available online directly from Blackberry for the registered participants, Blackberry provided a pre-packaged software development kit for those who attended the workshop.
In 2009 (the last year for which data were available), pre-packaged software represented less than 20 per cent of total software investment in Canada, while in the United States it accounted for almost 30 per cent of software investment.
The Express Solution is a proprietary IBM pre-packaged software solution that runs on an SAP platform.
IBM representatives assured us that its Express Life Sciences Solution, a pre-packaged software solution, was suitable to run Avantor's core business processes," says John Steitz, President and CEO of Avantor.
SAP, a leading provider of business software, has launched the Arabic version of its 'Business All-in-One solution,' a pre-packaged software designed for customers in the consumer products and wholesale industries.
Business IT Online means small companies no longer need to pay for expensive pre-packaged software licences by providing a fullly-integrated online IT solution.
If the sale is completed Baltimore's remaining assets will include the UniCert PKI authentication suite, the Trusted Business Suite pre-packaged software modules and the Trusted Portal Suite, not to mention a greatly expanded cash balance.
In response to customer demand for easy-to-deploy and flexible e-business solutions, IBM has announced the broadest transformation of its IBM eServer iSeries in more than a decade, delivering pre-packaged software, On/Off Capacity Upgrade on Demand by the day and price/performance improvements of up to 80% for mid-market customers.
Express includes the following pre-packaged software components: eQuality Balance, synchronized voice and data recording solution; eQuality Evaluation, a customized CSR reporting tool; hardware, which is a pre-configured server from a third-party for simplified installation; training to help ensure system administrators, contact center and enterprise management and CSRs are up-and-running quickly; and professional services that provide support for the Express offering through final configuration, remote implementation and project management assistance.
The unfortunate misconception is that the pre-packaged software will provide a comprehensive network solution.
The CIP attempts to apply the exceptions for internal-use software to a taxpayer installing, maintaining and enhancing a pre-packaged software system, rather than internally developing its own system.