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a technique for mapping between object-oriented systems and relational databases.
Questions related to handling errors and exceptions. According to Wikipedia, Exception handling is the process of responding to the occurrence, during computation, of exceptions – anomalous or excepti…
any collection of computer instructions (possibly with comments) written using some human-readable computer language, usually as text.
the process of finding an estimate, or approximation, which is a value that is usable for some purpose even if input data may be incomplete, uncertain, or unstable.
a collection of computer programs and related data that provides the instructions for telling a computer what to do and how to do it.
often a phrase used to describe those in a position of authority responsible for work. Distribution of resources would be a way to describe what managers do though resources i…
A simple, very flexible text format that stands for eXtensible Markup Language, that can be used to exchange, share, and store data. It is easily parsed by computers, but is also readable by programme…
a module based open source framework to build robust Java / Java EE applications.
Questions on self-guided improvement. Because no one cares as much about you as you do.
a graphical subsystem for rendering user interfaces in Windows-based applications.
The Single Responsibility Principle states that each module in a system should be responsible for a single feature or functionality, or aggregation of cohesive functionality. Another common way to put…
a general purpose programming language principally targeting the Java Virtual Machine. Designed to express common programming patterns in a concise, elegant, and type-safe way, it fuses both …
A workflow consists of a sequence of concatenated (connected) steps. Emphasis is on the flow paradigm, where each step follows the precedent without delay or gap and ends just before the subsequent st…
the process of examining the state of a program - generally with a debugging tool - while it is running and attempting to find bugs that cause it to behave abnormally.
It refers to client-server model, where providers of a resource or service is called Server.
an architectural pattern used in software engineering that originated from Microsoft as a specialization of the presentation model design pattern introduced by Marti…
In computing a graphical user interface (GUI, sometimes pronounced gooey) is a type of user interface that allows users to interact with electronic devices with images rather than text commands. GUIs …
the process of recording events in a computer program, usually with a certain scope, in order to provide an audit trail that can be used to understand the activity of the syst…
referred to a network environment without any specific web frameworks used in programming.
the duplication of an object under revision control so that modifications can happen in parallel along both branches.
undertaken by a game developer, which may range from a single person to a large business. Mainstream games are normally funded by a publisher and take several years to develop. Indie ga…
It refers to the group of people (software developers, testers, project managers, product owners, etc.) who are working on the same project or company. However, usually it refers to a team of software…
the phase in software testing in which individual software modules are combined and tested as a group. No mocks or stubs are required; everything is tested as in productio…
A repository provides a storage mechanism for digital products. May refer to [version-control] like [git] or [svn]. An application specific tag should be used with this tag in order to identify the sp…
Questions surrounding communications between programmers and the others involved in software development. This can include stakeholders, management, end users, designers, testers, and other developer…
in reference to any topic related to networking hardware and software. Do not use this tag in reference to personal networking like on social media.
a behavior or practice that is common despite being ineffective or counterproductive.
Questions for professional programmers who are often contracted out for various positions rather than being part of a company.