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toolkit

A single utility program, a set of software routines or a complete integrated set of software utilities that are used to develop and maintain applications and databases. There are toolkits for developing almost anything. See tool, developer's toolkit, library, class library and CASE.


A Whole Lot of Tools
This logo is used for Red Gate Software's family of database utilities. The toolkit/toolbox metaphor is widely used by software vendors. (Image courtesy of Red Gate Software Ltd., www.red-gate.com)







Sometimes You Need a Real Tool!
Two-pound hammers are not part of a software toolkit; however, years ago, in order to debug the Windows version of this encyclopedia, the text had to be scrolled until it crashed. Rather than press the mouse button for several minutes, the weight of the hammer did the job. Were more sophisticated methods available? Sure. But this was the quick way.
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Although it may be several months before any case studies of companies who have put the toolkit to use will be available, WRAP is confident about its effectiveness and is encouraged by the interest the toolkit has generated after just two months of availability.
Open standards, such as the Globus Toolkit, are an important part of that growth.
MR Toolkit uses Decoupled Simulation Model (DSM) [10] for structuring the components for the computation, presentation, interaction and geometric model.
Integral to the new version of the Toolkit is Newton Book Maker, a new tool for publishers which facilitates the creation of electronic books for devices based on Newton technology: travel guides, reference materials and corporate documentation.
The RADVISION IMS DIAMETER Toolkit is a powerful software tool for the development of IMS DIAMETER-compliant network elements.
The decision to release the Database toolkit follows our tradition of providing specific solutions to specific problems," said Paul Lipari, President and CEO of Recursion Software, Inc.
The purpose of the Toolkit is to ensure that the critical decisions between the business and IT are addressed to support a comprehensive vendor selection process and project launch.
Our newest SSH Secure Shell Toolkit gives OEMs secure administration and configuration capability for routers through secured terminal and ftp connections.
The LabVIEW Toolkit for LEGO MINDSTORMS NXT is a great catalyst for the development of additional tools for the system," said S[?
1 Server Toolkit includes remote access server functionality as well as high-availability APIs with device redundancy and failover features.
Avid Studio Toolkit is the first multi-format solution for simultaneous DVD and Blu-ray Disc[TM] authoring, designed specifically for professional film and video editors looking to create and deliver projects in high-definition (HD).