PPM, short for project portfolio management, refers to a software package that enables corporate and business users to organize a series of projects into a single portfolio that will provide reports based on the various project objectives, costs, resources, risks and other pertinent associations. Project portfolio management software allows the user, usually management or executives within the company, to review the portfolio which will assist in making key financial and business decisions for the projects.
A symbol on a display screen indicating that the computer is waiting for input. Once the computer has displayed a prompt, it waits for you to enter some information. Generally, it will wait forever, but some programs have built-in time-outs that cause the program to continue execution after it has waited a specified amount of […]
- proof-of-concept code
A term used to describe code that has been developed to demonstrate possible vulnerabilities in software and operating systems, and to show the security risks of a particular method of attack.
- proof-of-concept virus
A proof of concept virus is written by an individual with advanced programming skills, usually to ‘show off’ their programming talents or to point out a vulnerability in a specific software. Usually authors of proof-of-concept viruses will send these programs to an anti-virus software developer, and the programmer would be more apt to produce a […]
Characteristic of an object. In many programming languages, including Visual Basic, the term property>/I> is used to describe attributes associated with a data structure.
- proportional font
)A font in which different characters have different pitches (widths). Proportional fonts are also called proportional-pitch fonts. The opposite of a proportional font is a fixed-pitch font.