software system


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Noun1.software system - (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 system - (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
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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.
Then imagine selecting an exciting new software system that does everything your department could possibly want or need.
Whether the casting is 20 oz or 20 lb, the software system must take the parameters it is given and calculate the net metal cost of each individual casting.
The goal of the program is to create an intelligent, "feature-based design" software system that can automatically integrate various constraints on an injection molded component (for example, part design, tooling costs, and polymer flow properties) into the initial design concept stage.
To minimize these post-purchase expenses, Hoover-Hanes was looking for a software system that included both items.
For over 23 years, QNX OS technology has set the industry standard for software reliability and realtime performance a fact acknowledged by Fortune magazine, which named QNX's co-founders "heroes of manufacturing" in 2003," said Linda Campbell, director of strategic alliances at QNX Software Systems.
CALGARY, Alberta, May 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Choice Software Systems Ltd.
NORTH RICHLAND HILLS, Texas -- Cypress Software Systems LP, a developer of loan application automation software for banks, credit unions and other financial institutions, announced it has earned certified status in Microsoft Corp.
NORTH RICHLAND HILLS, Texas -- Cypress Software Systems LP today launched BizMark Mobile, an offline application entry module for the company's BizMark small business loan automation platform.
NORTH RICHLAND HILLS, Texas -- Texas Business Lenders Group LLC (TBLG) of Fort Worth, Texas has selected Cypress Software Systems LP's BizMark platform to automate the small business loan application processes for the credit union service organization's (CUSO) member institutions.
AUSTIN, Texas -- National Instruments (Nasdaq: NATI) and QNX Software Systems have teamed up to extend the LabVIEW graphical dataflow environment to the QNX([R]) Neutrino([R]) real-time operating system (RTOS).
NASDAQ: BITS) announced today that QNX Software Systems has extended its licensing agreement with the company.

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