basic software


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basic software

[′bā·sik ′sȯft‚wer]
(computer science)
Software requirements that are taken into account in the design of the data-processing hardware and usually are provided by the original equipment manufacturer.
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It's also convinced some components, and the basic software, will have multiple uses.
A comparison between "Junkyard Wars" and basic software engineering principles offers insight into the software development process.
The basic software and models occupy as little as lOOK of RAM.
A $19 upgrade adds ``a few more sound banks, a few more frills'' to the basic software, which is available for most major platforms and is incorporated in Sun Microsystems' Java language, the Netscape Navigator Web browser, WebTV and NCI's set-top boxes, among other places.
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Both companies sell their basic software and offer ancillary analysis products and data downloads for it.
It comes with a PC and basic software, which can be upgraded to multi-module testing capability.
Since most accounting packages require this module as a basic software building block, the team should be especially sure it is suited to the company's needs.
The key to his success was finding a security flaw in "Berkeley Unix," the "operating system" or basic software, used by many of the network's computers.
Contract notice: Dostavka of system and basic software and licenses.
The book also includes a tutorial CD- ROM and features information on treatments, necessary equipment, basic software, reducing medical errors, and medical coding; clinical examples for demonstrating program capabilities; and recommendations of programs and products.