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15-1111.00 — Computer and Information Research Scientists

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Camera based vision systems for automated data collection
  • Image capture devices
  • Real time motion capture systems
Cinematographic cameras
  • Pan-tilt-zoom cameras
Compact disks CDs
  • Magneto optical discs
Computer servers
  • File servers
  • Web servers
Content delivery networking equipment
  • High-speed networking testbeds
Digital camcorders or video cameras
  • Digital video cameras
Digital cameras
Graphics tablets
  • Graphics workstations
Hard disk arrays
  • Network storage arrays
Hard disk drives
High capacity removable media drives
  • Universal serial bus USB flash drives
High end computer servers
  • Cluster systems
  • Distributed heterogeneous computers
  • High-performance cluster HPC computers
  • Massively parallel processors MPP
  • Render farms
Laser printers
  • Computer laser printers
  • Free-field speakers
Mainframe computers
  • Microcomputers
Multimedia projectors
  • Stereographic projectors
  • Video projectors
Network interface cards
  • Network interface cards NIC
Personal computers
Pick or place robots
  • Articulated robots
  • Mobile robots
  • Computer scanners
  • Laser scanners
Stage or projection or studio lighting system
  • Lighting grids
Tape arrays
  • Quarter inch cartridge QIC tapes


Analytical or scientific software
  • Advanced numerical software
  • Algorithmic software
  • Augmint
  • Computational statistics software
  • Data visualization software
  • Intel Math Kernel Library
  • Mathematical software
  • Minitab
  • Multisensory data representation software
  • Optimization software
  • Polhemus Fasttrack System
  • Rice Simulator for ILP Multiprocessors RSIM
  • SAS
  • Simulation software
  • SPSS
  • StataCorp Stata
  • The MathWorks MATLAB
Business intelligence and data analysis software
  • IBM Cognos Impromptu
  • MicroStrategy
  • Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition
  • Qlik Tech QlikView
  • Tableau
Clustering software
  • Clustermatic
  • Parallel systems software
Communications server software
  • IBM Domino
Compiler and decompiler software
  • Greenhills Ada compilers
  • Low-level virtual machine LLVM compilers
  • Polaris parallelizing compilers
Computer aided design CAD software
  • Computer aided design and drafting CADD software
  • PTC Creo Parametric
Configuration management software
  • IBM Rational Apex
  • Perforce Software Configuration Management System
Data base management system software
  • Apache Cassandra
  • Apache Flume
  • Apache Hadoop
  • Apache Pig
  • Apache Solr
  • MongoDB
  • MySQL
  • NoSQL
  • Oracle DBMS
  • Relational database management software
  • Relational database management system software
  • Teradata Database
Data base user interface and query software
  • Apache Hive
  • Microsoft SQL Server
  • Structured query language SQL
Data mining software
Development environment software
  • Ada
  • Automated document generation software
  • C
  • Doxygen
  • Eclipse IDE
  • Embarcadero JBuilder
  • Formula translation/translator FORTRAN
  • High-performance software libraries
  • IBM Rational Rose
  • Integrated development environment IDE software
  • Intel Integrated Performance Primitives
  • List processing language LISP
  • Microsoft Visual Basic
  • Microsoft Visual Studio
  • Microsoft Visual Studio.NET
  • National Instruments LabVIEW
  • Prolog
  • Ruby
  • Software libraries
  • Source code management SCM software
  • Sun Microsystems Java 2 Platform Enterprise Edition J2EE
  • Verilog
Enterprise application integration software
  • Extensible markup language XML
  • IBM InfoSphere DataStage
Enterprise system management software
  • Splunk Enterprise
File versioning software
  • Git
Graphical user interface development software
  • Waikato Environment for Knowledge Analysis Weka
Graphics or photo imaging software
  • Graphics pipelines
  • Open Graphics Library OpenGL
  • Three-dimensional 3D graphics software
Metadata management software
  • CA Erwin Data Modeler
Object or component oriented development software
  • C#
  • C++
  • Charm++
  • Eiffel
  • Microsoft ActiveX
  • Microsoft Visual Basic.NET
  • Microsoft Visual C# .NET
  • Object oriented development environment software
  • Oracle Java
  • Practical extraction and reporting language Perl
  • Python
  • R
Object oriented data base management software
  • PostgreSQL
Office suite software
  • Microsoft Office
Operating system software
  • Linux
  • Microsoft Windows XP
  • Oracle Solaris
  • Sun Microsystems Solaris
  • Ubuntu
  • UNIX
  • VME PowerPC VxWorks
Portal server software
  • Apache HTTP Server
Presentation software
  • Microsoft PowerPoint
Requirements analysis and system architecture software
  • Unified modeling language UML
Spreadsheet software
  • Microsoft Excel
Video creation and editing software
  • Video editing software
Web page creation and editing software
  • Plug-in file software
Web platform development software
  • Extensible stylesheet language transformations XSLT
  • JavaScript
  • PHP: Hypertext Preprocessor

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