An Introduction to Leading Software Companies and What They Promise!
|Submitted on: Wed, 08 Aug 2012 01:42:24||Views: 378|
Now-a-days the count of people venturing into the IT foray is numerous. Every other student aspires to be an information technology expert after completing relevant certifications and courses. This upsurge is really because of the many software companies playing hands on innovations each day. These corporations look for likeminded professionals who can turn such initiatives into successful developments.
For all IT professionals, it shall be thus good to know about various organizations that are ruling the technical world. A few common names include Microsoft, Cisco, Oracle and Adobe etc. Let's now know about each of these in terms of their beginning and area of expertise.
An American multinational company, Microsoft Corporation is the world's leading IT solutions service provider headquartered in Redmond, Washington. With specialization in several domains, the organization is engaged in the development, manufacturing, licensing and support of various computing products and services. Established in 1975, the company is a leader in the areas of office suite solutions, video game industry and consumer electronics.
One of the corporation's major products is Microsoft Office, which is software package with several applications like Word (word processor), Excel (spreadsheet program), Power Point (presentation application) etc. Its series of computer and video games include Xbox, Xbox 360, Age of Empires, Halo etc. In the consumer electronics category, Microsoft has developed Windows Phone for smartphones.
Another American multinational organization is Cisco Systems, Inc. that is headquartered in San Jose, California, United States. Founded in 1984, the company designs, manufactures and sells networking equipment. Cisco was the first company to sell commercially successful routers supporting multiple network protocols. The corporation started its expansion between 1992 and 1994, with the acquisitions of Kalpana, Grand Junction and Crescendo Communications which together formed the Catalyst business unit.
Currently Cisco maintains a presence in corporate, small business and domestic user markets. It deals in borderless networks, IP Next Generation Networks, datacenter and virtualization, routers and switches, and security and surveillance. The company also offers solutions for network storage systems, wireless, and voice and conferencing. Needless to say, this domain offers promising career prospects and so it is judicious to go for the various Cisco training courses available these days.
The next big brand name in the IT industry is Oracle Corporation that develops and markets computer hardware systems and enterprise software products. Headquartered in Redwood City, California, it specializes in database management systems. Oracle deigns tools for database development, enterprise resource planning software (ERP), customer relationship management software (CRM) and supply chain management (SCM) software.
Some of the tools designed by Oracle for application development include:
â¢ Oracle Designer
â¢ Oracle Developer
â¢ Oracle JDeveloper
â¢ Oracle Application Express
â¢ Oracle SQL Developer
â¢ Oracle SQL*Plus Worksheet
â¢ OEPE, Oracle Enterprise Pack for Eclipse
The other business areas of Oracle are hardware, application products, third party applications, and services and consulting. In order to gain expertise in this area, students can enroll in professionals Oracle certifications. There are various training institutes these days to cater to such needs.
Adobe Systems Incorporated
An American multinational, Adobe Systems Incorporated is a well known computer software company with head office in San Jose, California. The corporation was founded in 1982 and primarily focuses on the creation of multimedia and creativity software products. It has recently also entered into the rich Internet application software development market.
The company employs more than 9000 employees with development operations across multiple countries. Adobe deals in a wide range of web hosted services, web design programs, and desktop and server software. It develops software for eLearning, as well as video editing and visual effects. The company's products are highly dominating the graphic and web designing market now-a-days.
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