alpha version

(redirected from Alpha release)
Also found in: Dictionary.

alpha version

Software that has just been compiled and ready for its initial test inhouse. See alpha test, beta test and release candidate.
References in periodicals archive ?
An Alpha release is due first quarter of next year and a beta in the second.
com)-- Thought Police Interactive (TPI Fiction), an indie collaborative storytelling and roleplaying game publisher, announces the open distribution of the original Arthur's Legacy alpha release.
Samsung Galaxy Alpha Release Date, Full Specifications and Price Roundup - [(http://au.
4 and the first alpha release of the next version has been released.
9, an alpha release of the kit featuring AaiPad capabilities, was made available last week.
RebelVox's re-engineering of the phone call is almost ready for alpha release, Voxeo explained its new mashup-ready technical/business model, Skype discussed its SILK royalty-free wideband audio codec, and a smattering of telephony in some other applications could be seen.
The Japanese alpha release not only includes the basic features of a personal computer operating system (document creation and image viewing etc.
The alpha release includes the Red Hat/Cygnus compiler and tool kit to aid development of the IA-64 Linux platform.
The tester, which is only in alpha release, has been made available for free download because IBM wants developers to try it out and provide feedback.
While this is just an alpha release, it is an important step in enabling the integration of Google services in applications that are written in JavaScript.