Tools

Velocity

A Java-based template engine that enables anyone to manage a template language to reference objects designated in Java code. It is primarily used by web designers create websites that look good, without worrying about the backend side of development.

Version Control System (VCS)

Team of developers may change the same files.

Vi

A text editor for Unix like systems. It acts as window to the file that needs editing and reflects the changes. It allows to insert new text, change or delete different units of a file, such as words, sentences, paragraphs or just separate characters.

Vim

Stands for Vi IMproved. A text editor that is included as "vi" with UNIX OS and Apple OS X. It supports most programming languages and file formats, and can be integrated with other tools. Aside from standard text editing tools, it can also be extended via plugins.

Visual SourceSafe

A source control program that creates, maintains and organizes a virtual library of computer files. It allows to backup source files, see earlier versions of a file, manage file releases. It also enables merging, branching and sharing.

Visual Studio Code

Code editor redefined and optimized for building and debugging modern web and cloud applications. Comes with built-in support for JavaScript, TypeScript and Node.js and has a rich ecosystem of extensions for other languages and runtimes. Available for macOS, Linux, and Windows.

VMware

A virtualization software company. It provides a completely virtualized set of hardware to the guest operating system. It also includes networking/security management tools, software-defined data center, etc. There is also a cloud version of the products.

VSTS

Stands for Visual Studio Team Services. It is the online version of Team Foundation Server, an IDE developed by Microsoft that allows to encompass development teams. It provides special roles and tools for software architects, developer specialties and testers.

WebEx

An online communication and team collaboration tool. It is used for remote team work. It allows video conferencing and screen sharing, and also provides specialized functionality for webinars, training, remote technical support.

Wercker

It is a continuous delivery platform, based on Docker. It provides features for developing, building and deploying applications. Wercker also uses Git integrations, debugging and testing pipelines and Docker integrations, as well as features for managing all pipelines and workflows.

Wireshark

A live protocol analyzer with offline analysis features. It allow to see everything that is happening on a network and inspect multiple protocols at a time. It also allows to export results into different formats and run the tool on different platforms.

Wit.ai

A natural language developing tool. It is used to build speech recognition and voice control apps. It also allows to build bots (text or voice based), building voice interfaces to go with apps, voice command tools for appliances and robots, and other features involving voice interfaces.

WSUS

Stands for Windows Server Update Services. A Microsoft computer program used by administrators to manage the distribution of updates in a corporate environment. It is an integral component of the Windows Server.

XAMPP

A software building tool from Apache, it is open source cross-platform web server that consists of Apache HTTP Server, MariaDB and interpreters for PHP and Perl scripts, allows to create a local web server for testing and deployment purposes. 

XMind

A mind mapping software that supports mind maps, tree diagrams, fishbone diagrams, spreadsheets, organization charts, etc. It has brainstorming mode and presentation mode.

Xtext

An open-source framework for developing programming languages and DSLs. It generates a parser, class models for the Abstract Syntax Tree, as well as provides a fully featured IDE. Xtext is a part of the Eclipse Modeling Framework.

Yeoman

An open source client-side development tool. It is used for building modern web applications. It also offer functionality for generating a starter template, managing dependencies, running unit tests, optimizing production code for deployment.

YouTrack

A fast online tool for issue tracking and reporting, as well as a project management tool. It includes features for auto-completion, batch manipulation of issues, customizing a set of issue attributes, and creating custom workflows.

Zabbix

A network monitoring tool. It works with a centralized Linux-based server to automatically collect and parse data from monitored hardware, in real time. It also allows administrators to check availability in network performance.

ZooKeeper

A centralized service for distributed applications. It offers a naming registry, and features for maintaining configuration information, providing group services and distributed synchronization. It is applied to C or Java in combination with a service component.

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