Essays Tagged: "computer programmers"

Computer Languages

Differences in computer languages is a topic that many people are not familiarwith. I was one of those kinds of peo ... I was one of those kinds of people before I started researching on this topic. Theremany different computer languages and each one of them are similar in some ways, butare also different in other way ... ways, such as: program syntax, the format of the language, andthe limitations of the language.Most computer programmers start programming in languages such as turbo pascalor one of the various types ...

(2 pages) 217 4 3.1 Nov/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Programming Languages

Evaluating Computer Professionals for Raises and Promotions

e reviews may be appropriate for many positions, it is ineffective for many other positions such as computer programmers and software engineers.As we move farther and farther into the Information Age, ... eers.As we move farther and farther into the Information Age, we can be sure that the evaluation of computer professionals is one of the keys to a company's success.For simplicity, within this report, ...

(8 pages) 123 0 4.5 Nov/1995

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Evaluating Computer Professionals for Raises and Promotions

- -Evaluating Computer Professionals for Raises and PromotionsEvaluating Computer Professionals for Raises and Pro ... e reviews may be appropriate for many positions, it is ineffective for many other positions such as computer programmers and software engineers.As we move farther and farther into the Information Age, ... eers.As we move farther and farther into the Information Age, we can be sure that the evaluation of computer professionals is one of the keys to a company's success.For simplicity, within this report, ...

(8 pages) 94 0 3.3 Nov/1995

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

This is a essay that was written a few years ago about the pros and cons of going into computer technology as a major in college.

Today a career in computer technology is not only smart but it will be one of the best occupations to have by the time ... e of the best occupations to have by the time the year 2000 gets here. Three such career fields are computer operator, computer programmer, and computer technician. Computer operators, computer progra ... mputer technician. Computer operators, computer programmers, and computer technicians must all know computer language at their own expertise level because of the constant changes in businesses due to ...

(8 pages) 127 0 4.5 Oct/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Computer Programming as a career

Computer Programming Computer programming is an important career in the computer industry tod ... Computer programming is an important career in the computer industry today. Bill Gates was a computer programmer and look how far he got. The number of computer programmers is rising and ... g significantly, the number of programmers today is increasing slower than the number of some other computer specialists. In the year 2000, there were about 585,000 computer-programming jobs th ...

(2 pages) 68 0 2.7 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Copyrights, Trademarks, and Patents

y World Book 2004, as being "a body of exclusive rights that protect the works of authors, artists, computer programmers, and other creative people against copying or unauthorized public performance." ... ms and sections have been added to the Act, in order to keep it current and relative. This included computers and other media present in our societies.After the creative juices have flowed through a p ...

(3 pages) 158 2 4.8 Jun/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Computer programmers Compare and contrast

Computer ProgrammersHave you ever wondered who made every game that you have played such as Mineswee ... h as Minesweeper, any word processing software that you typed your essay on such as Microsoft Word? Computer programmers made all those programs. Nowadays Computer Programmers are an indispensable uti ... ce businesses, private and public businesses, and in many other industries. Many people expect that computer companies usually employ Computer programmers, but in fact, computer programmers are employ ...

(5 pages) 112 0 4.4 Jul/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Programming Languages

Research paper on Gender roles in the workforce mainly in the law enforcement field involving in the difference between male & female law enforcers

en have been entering high-tech fields in the last two decades. By 1996, thirty-nine percent of all computer programmers were women. "Women are also making slow but steady progress in entering nontrad ...

(5 pages) 107 0 3.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Analysis Of Internet Jargon

emselves working andplaying on the Internet. The people on the Net are not all rocketscientists and computer programmers; they're graphic designers, teachers,students, artists, musicians, feminists, R ... k" is evolving on a national and international level. Thetechnological vocabulary once used only by computer programmers and elitecomputer manipulators called "Hackers," has spread to all users of com ...

(7 pages) 57 0 3.5 Feb/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies

MGT 431 Human Resource Trends

Companies are relying on the global labor market to find employees with specific talent. In India, computer programmers and call center employees work part-time on contracts for numerous companies ar ... records, skills, compensation rates, and benefits usage and cost) can easily be stored on personal computers and manipulated with user friendly spreadsheets or statistical software. (Fundamentals of ...

(3 pages) 425 1 4.6 May/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Human Resource Management

Software Engineer

the program? Sure, Microsoft did, but who in Microsoft helped make it? Well it was a collection of computer programmers, beta testers, and software engineers. Why being a software engineer appeals mo ... ports and books among other things.Where do software engineers work? Most work inside in front of a computer most of the time or walking around help and checking on the project. If the company needs t ...

(4 pages) 63 0 3.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Internet Jargon (Netspeak)

selves working and playing on the Internet. The people on the Net are not all rocket scientists and computer programmers; they're graphic designers, teachers, students, artists, musicians, feminists, ... " is evolving on a national and international level. The technological vocabulary once used only by computer programmers and elite computer manipulators called "Hackers," has spread to all users of co ...

(7 pages) 10 0 5.0 Feb/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Linux And Unix

Computers haven't always worked together and shared data effortlessly. Unix and Linux changed the co ... worked together and shared data effortlessly. Unix and Linux changed the computer world by letting computers of different types work together well. Networking is now a major part of the computer indu ... overthrow Windows to become the top O.S. Linux has many clear advantages but it is not for a novice computer user.Linux is an operating system far more powerful than the ordinary Mac or Windows O.S. M ...

(6 pages) 82 0 5.0 May/2001

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Computer Programmers And System Analysts Personal Traits

Computer Programmers work in the field of electronic data processing. They write instructions that t ... the field of electronic data processing. They write instructions that tell computers what to do in computers language, or code, that the computer understands. Before actually writing the computer pro ... ven program specifications, prepared by "Systems Analysts", who lists in detail the steps the computer programmers must follow in order to complete a given task. Computer system analyst first an ...

(4 pages) 25 0 3.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Computer Programming

suit the interests of more a youthful workforce. Already, most new jobs now require some degree of computer literacy, as software like word-processing, email, web-browsing and business applications b ... ent years, and the youth, who have embraced this new technology, are fully open to these positions. Computer programmers are so in demand, that there are not enough qualified workers to fill the open ...

(3 pages) 39 0 3.0 Dec/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Panic 2000

save as much memory as possible so they reduced the year from four digits to two digits. Since then computer technology has advanced tremendously and now computers can think and understand humans. How ... er (de Jager, Bergeon, 1999, p 1). The Year 2000 bug or Y2K bug is a problem that will affect every computer created before 1997 or has programs on it that were created before 1997 (p 29). Computers a ...

(1 pages) 344 0 0.0 Jan/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Career of a Computer Programmer.

Computer Programmers design and create programs that allow the computer to fulfill specific tasks. T ... ll specific tasks. The programs they create can be from things to help businesses to video games. A computer programmer may spend an hour working on a simple program, but on a highly advanced program ... ur working on a simple program, but on a highly advanced program may take a year.Almost half of the computer programmers of 2002 had a bachelor's degree. And 1 out of 5 Programmers had a graduate degr ...

(2 pages) 43 1 4.3 Jan/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Programming Languages

Exploring the career of a comp

Exploring the Career of A Computer Programmer I. Job Description A. Role of Computer Programmer B. Nature of W ... Eye Strain B. Back Discomfort C. Carpal Tunnel Syndrome The rapid spread of computers in today's society has bought forth the demand for more people to build, write programs fo ... ety has bought forth the demand for more people to build, write programs for, and repair computers. Computer engineers do the building while computer analysts do the repairs, but the ones that write t ...

(11 pages) 79 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Computer programming

COMPUTER SCIENCE COMPUTER SCIENTIST/PROGRAMMER The rapid spread of computers and computer-based tech ... a need for skilled, highly trained workers to design and develop hardware and software and to make computer systems newer and more advanced ones. Computer scientist generally design computers and con ... and conduct research to improve their design or use, and develop and adapt principles for applying computers to new uses. Computer scientist perform many of the same duties as other computer professi ...

(5 pages) 70 0 4.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

UMBC Admissions Essay

nced course of study and possibly earn my degree in three and a half years. With a degree in either Computer Science or Computer Engineering in my possession, I will be able to confidently enter the w ...

(1 pages) 1878 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science