Essays Tagged: "software developers"

Web Services Return on Investment: Working out what you're getting out of Web Services In this article, the authors have tried to keep a realistic, pragmatic, and balanced approach

, through business analysts, and systems architects, to project managers, to business students, and software developers (Samtani and Sadhwani 1). I will concentrate mostly on the Return on Investment ... ompany should calculate the implementation and ongoing costs associated with Web Services including software, hardware, system integration, and future production support expenses. These cost estimates ...

(6 pages) 257 0 5.0 Jan/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Aladdin Knowledge Systems.

addin buy FAST? Was it a good move?Because Aladdin needed to consolidate its market position in the software security business. The acquisition of FAST was intended to help achieve this goal. Almost 9 ... of FAST was intended to help achieve this goal. Almost 95% of Aladdin's revenues were from sales of software security products, however, sales growth in this area was slowing. So acquiring FAST was a ...

(2 pages) 46 1 4.8 Aug/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Software Piracy

Computer PiracyComputer Piracy is software that is copied without permission from the copyright holder. This means that the copyright ... sion from the copyright holder. This means that the copyright holder, usually the one who makes the software, will not get any reward for his/hers product. It is illegal to infringe the copyright law ... right law and can result in imprisonment and/or fines.Every time a computer program is pirated, the software developers lose money that would have been putinto designing better quality software(1). Th ...

(2 pages) 28 0 4.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Programming languages used in the workplace.

Throughout my years of experience in the Information Technology field, I have dealt with numerous software developers whose jobs ranged from Web application development, to device driver software fo ... revious occupation as a Network Analyst at Sony Electronics, the environment is much different. The software developer I spoke with stated that there are numerous programming languages used in their e ...

(2 pages) 86 0 5.0 Aug/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Programming Languages

Microsoft, Yahoo Ink Instant- Message Pact

ch other over the Internet in real time. But it wasn't until November 1996, when a group of Israeli software developers launched a free instant messaging client called "I seek you" (ICQ) that the inst ...

(4 pages) 63 0 4.1 Apr/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Comparision Essay: PC Vs The Mac

ng a final decision. With technology booming as it is today, it is good to know the basic hardware, software and system requirements needed for everyday use. There are strong points of both systems, s ... are using Microsoft Windows 95-XP. This strong market share gives incredible muscle to third party software developers. As a result, there are a seemingly infinite number of third party programs for ...

(3 pages) 103 0 5.0 Aug/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Testing tools

ndustry). This problem has been addressed by European Community Legislation, increasing the onus on software developers to show that they took all reasonable steps to ensure an application was free of ... e the developer liable to be sued by anyone have has incurred a loss in any business as a result of software collapse. The main types of tool that have resulted as a partial result of this are describ ...

(7 pages) 66 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Are technical skills or people skills more important to the team manager in a software development project?

A well-rounded team manager in a software development project is critical to its success. Having the best developers only gets you so ... e met, and the end product will not be created to the specifications as set forth in the project. A software development team manager needs to possess both the proper technical skills to guide the dev ... achine. In this paper, we will look at two different types of team managers and how they affect the software development lifecycle.When a team manager only possesses the technical skills to complete a ...

(3 pages) 95 0 5.0 Jul/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Management Planning & Decision Making

Data Modeling

skill for IT professionals including: database administrators, data modelers, business analysts and software developers. It is an essential ingredient of nearly all IT projects. Without a data model t ... a computer programmer as building plans to an architect.A data model is independent of hardware or software constraints. The data model focuses on representing the data as the user sees it in the "re ...

(10 pages) 93 0 0.0 Jul/2009

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Engineering Ethics

established as a separate speciality. Still unsettled is a debate of several decades about whether software developers should constitute a new speciality of engineering. Genetic manipulation using re ... l People ( Free Press: New York, 2002). 78-83Shaw Mary. "Prospects for an Engineering Discipline of Software", IEEE Software ( November 1997): 15-24.Sherman J. Daniel. "Technical Supervision and Turno ...

(14 pages) 16 0 0.0 Nov/2011

Subjects: Science Essays > Engineering