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15-1133.00 — Software Developers, Systems Software

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Central processing unit CPU processors
  • Graphics processing unit GPU
  • Multi-core central processing unit CPU
Computer servers
  • Application servers
Desktop computers
High end computer servers
  • Directory servers
Integrated circuit testers
  • In circuit emulators ICE
  • Logic analyzers
Mainframe computers
Notebook computers
Personal digital assistant PDAs or organizers
  • Personal digital assistants PDA


Access software
  • Citrix software
Administration software
  • Software distribution management software
Analytical or scientific software
  • Data analysis software
  • Dynamic modeling software
  • SAS software
  • Simulation program with integrated circuit emphasis SPICE
  • The MathWorks Simulink
Application server software
  • BEA WebLogic Server
  • Oracle Application Server
Backup or archival software
  • Backup and archival software
Computer aided design CAD software
  • Computer assisted software engineering CASE software
Configuration management software
  • Automated installation software
  • Deployment software
  • IBM Rational ClearCase
  • Patch management software
  • Visible Razor
Content workflow software
  • Emerald Software Group Emerald Green Office
Data base management system software
  • Computer Associates integrated data management system CA-IDMS
  • Data definition language DDL
  • Data manipulation language DML
  • Database management system software
  • Distributed database management software
  • Microsoft SQL Server
  • Microsoft transact-structural query language T-SQL
  • MySQL software
  • Oracle procedural language/structured query language PL/SQL
  • Relational database management software
  • Sybase SQL Server
Data base reporting software
  • DataVision software
  • Hyperion software
  • Oracle Business Intelligence Discoverer
  • Oracle Business Intelligence Suite
  • Oracle Reports
  • SAP Business Intelligence
  • SAP BusinessObjects Crystal Reports
Data base user interface and query software
  • IBM DB2
  • IEA Software Emerald
  • Microsoft Access
  • Structured query language SQL
Development environment software
  • A programming language APL
  • ABC Compiler
  • Ada
  • Algorithmic language ALGOL
  • American National Standards Institute ANSI C
  • Assembler
  • AWK
  • B-Method
  • Beginner's all-purpose symbolic instruction code BASIC
  • Bigloo Scheme
  • C
  • Call-processing language CPL
  • Common business oriented language COBOL
  • Computer On-line Real-time Applications Language CORAL 66
  • Eclipse software
  • Embarcadero JBuilder
  • Embedded systems development software
  • Event-driven State-machines Programming
  • Formula translation/translator FORTRAN
  • Forth
  • Gambit Scheme
  • Haskell
  • IBM Rational ClearQuest
  • IBM Rational Rose XDE Developer D93
  • ICON programming language
  • Integrated development environment IDE software
  • Interface definition language IDL
  • Interstate connection ICON
  • J
  • List processing language LISP
  • Microsoft ESP SDK
  • Microsoft Visual Basic
  • Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition VBScript
  • Microsoft Visual Studio
  • Pascal
  • Programming language one PL/I
  • Prolog
  • Restructured extended executor REXX
  • Ruby
  • Scheme programming language
  • String oriented symbolic language SNOBOL
  • Sun Microsystems Java 2 Platform Enterprise Edition J2EE
  • Symantec Visual Cafe
  • Web service definition language WDSL
Device drivers or system software
  • Microsoft DirectX
Document management software
  • Document management system software
Electronic mail software
  • Email software
Enterprise application integration software
  • Enterprise application integration EAI software
  • Extensible markup language XML
  • IBM WebSphere
  • SAP Netweaver
Enterprise system management software
  • Splunk Enterprise
File versioning software
  • Version control software
Filesystem software
  • File server software
Graphical user interface development software
  • Graphical user interface GUI design software
Graphics or photo imaging software
  • Open Graphics Library OpenGL
Industrial control software
  • Process Control System Software
Network conferencing software
  • Microsoft Sharepoint
Network monitoring software
  • Nagios software
Network operation system software
  • IBM z/OS operating systems
  • Novell network software
Network security or virtual private network VPN management software
Object or component oriented development software
  • ABC: the AspectBench Compiler for AspectJ
  • C++
  • Collaborative Application Markup Language CAML
  • Common Lisp Object System CLOS
  • Component object model COM software
  • Distributed component object model DCOM software
  • Document Object Model DOM Scripting
  • E++ pattern language
  • Eiffel
  • Embarcadero Delphi
  • Microsoft Visual Basic.NET
  • Microsoft Visual C# .NET
  • Modula
  • Oberon
  • Objective Caml
  • Objective-C
  • Practical extraction and reporting language Perl
  • Python
  • Self
  • Simple API for XML SAX
  • Smalltalk
  • Sun Microsystems Java
Object oriented data base management software
  • PostgreSQL software
Office suite software
  • Microsoft Office software
Operating system software
  • Apple Macintosh OS/X
  • Cisco Systems IOS
  • Disk operating system DOS software
  • Hewlett-Packard HP OpenVMS
  • Job control language JCL
  • Linux
  • Magellan Firmware
  • Microsoft Windows
  • MVS software
  • Operating system shells
  • QNX software
  • Real time operating system RTOS software
  • Sun Microsystem Solaris
  • UNIX
  • VxWorks software
  • Win CE
Platform interconnectivity software
  • Migration software
Presentation software
  • Microsoft PowerPoint
Program testing software
  • Defect tracking software
  • Dynamic analysis software
  • Fault testing software
  • Functional testing software
  • IBM Rational PurifyPlus
  • Integration testing software
  • Interoperability testing software
  • Load testing software
  • Mercury Interactive LoadRunner
  • Mercury Interactive WinRunner
  • Migration testing software
  • Mutation testing software
  • Recovery testing software
  • Regression testing software
  • Security testing software
  • Static analysis software
  • Stress testing software
  • System testing software
  • Test design software
  • Test implementation software
  • Unit testing software
Project management software
  • Microsoft Project
Requirements analysis and system architecture software
  • IBM Rational Requisite Pro
  • Requirements management software
  • Unified modeling language UML
Spreadsheet software
  • Microsoft Excel
Storage networking software
  • Storage area network SAN software
Transaction security and virus protection software
  • Encryption software
Transaction server software
  • Apache software
  • Customer information control system CICS software
  • IBM Middleware
  • Microsoft Internet Information Service IIS
  • Object Management Group Object Request Broker
  • Web server software
Web platform development software
  • Adobe Systems Adobe Flex
  • Allaire ColdFusion
  • Apache Struts
  • Extensible HyperText Markup Language XHTML
  • Extensible stylesheet language transformations XSLT
  • Hypertext markup language HTML
  • JavaScript
  • Microsoft Active Server Pages ASP
  • PHP: Hypertext Preprocessor
  • Ruby on Rails
  • Sun Microsystems JavaServer Pages JSP
Word processing software
  • Microsoft Word

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