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Game / Software control that allows the user to request permission to use a program and admin to grant access/startup?

I'm struggling with a scenario where I need to control software startup on Windows and macOS based on a request-granting model. In other words, the user would like to start a program/game/whatever and ...
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Collaborative process management ideally with document output

Disclaimer: I will try to describe my problem into much detail to hopefully make you understand what I want. I apologise for the length of this. Our current process management When a new process ...
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Open source web based too to document request flow

We are building an application which interfaces with multiple systems to complete a flow. For example, I have a REST service to get the list of users, then it has to talk to 4 separate systems to ...
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Software to monitor system calls?

I am currently working on a project, it would be helpful if I could monitor what happens inside the OS when I run an application or when I press some shortcut key. more precisely, I would like to know ...
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Embeddable Workflow Engine

I am using a number of Notification Delivery Providers, such as Twilio, SendGrid, etc. to send Emails, SMSs, Push Notifications, etc. I am aiming to develop a notification dispatcher service which ...
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Free and Open Source Workflow engine with GUI diagram editor and embeddable API

I'm searching for a Workflow engine that have a visual editor for creating diagrams, and a library that can be embedded in a solid webapp framework (Django, Spring...) The solutions I have valuated ...
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Process trackers which allow combining all subprocesses?

I want a GUI process monitor for Linux with which I can group together all separate processes which are part of a single running instance of Firefox, or Chromium, or other applications - so that I can ...
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I'd like to group applications based on my own conditions

I'm working on a Windows-10 computer as a support engineer for my software company. This means that regularly, I get a ticket for which I need to open different Visual Studio instances, different ...
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Windows process supervisor / supervisord with web interface

Problem: one of our highly hybrid app uses ~20 unix-native service's windows port (nsqd, elasticsearch, etc). Currently, this runs on a command prompt in the foreground, which doesn't strike me as ...
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Operations workflow documentation system

everyone! I'm helping a client streamline business operations, and I'd love some recommendations on software in case I'm not familiar with some options. Thanks in advance! The Situation We're ...
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Document Management System for Health Clinic [closed]

I am the executive director of a small 501c3 nonprofit veteran's care clinic. Because we are staffed primarily by volunteers, which rotate, I need a more streamlined approach for process ...
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Software for throttling CPU power (for certain processes)

I am looking for a software which can throttle the CPU power for certain processes. Especially for Internet Explorer and embedded ads in Adobe Flash. Background: A customer, who is a translator, ...
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Process management with scheduled start/stop, log redirection, monitoring etc

I am looking for a process manager daemon/service which can be used to start, monitor and stop various processes. I have seen the likes of supervisord monit runit However, from a brief perusal of ...
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SharePoint alternatives for designing and executing processes

I'm looking for a collaborative web application used for designing and executing various project processes. Suppose that tomorrow I had a requirement to build a tracking application for a project ...
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"program blocker" which blocks programs for a specified amount of time

I am looking for a free "program blocker" which blocks programs for a specified amount of time (e.g. 1 hour). The program must (at least) be able to anticipate the following "tricks" go to task ...
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Windows Services tracker

Sometimes, I need to hunt down what changed in my Windows Services (more specifically, what errant idiot of a program (or in worse case, malware) installed a new automatically-started service that is ...
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Windows startup manager

Looking for a program to manage which applications are started up when Windows PC starts. Requirements: Free (gratis) "Manage" means ability to permanently remove any given set of programs from ...
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Android app to list and manage programs' intents by program

I am using an app called Autostarts to manage Intents in Android. The program does what it's meant to do, but to be honest, its UI is completely backwards from my main use case: it lists intents by ...
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