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What Business Intelligence software that can be studied for free (with a trial version)?

Pentaho (Community version) will suit your purpose perfectly. Pentaho has separate software programs for each aspect of BI (ETL, cubes creation, drilling/MDX, reports, dashboards, automation, etc), ...
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Book management software for library

Koha Desired features: It should be a website, or otherwise use Windows: Sort of. It runs on a linux server, but hosts a website for its GUI that can be used from any computer Open source, or free, ...
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Software (with some kind of searchable DB) for categorizing and saving snippets of information

There is ISO/IEC 13250:2003 standard for storing related information: topic maps A topic map represents information using topics, representing any concept, from people, countries, and organizations ...
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Simple and free book library management system (ILS) for a small library

The best solution out there that fits my requirements is: BiblioteQ It is: Free and open source: GitHub. Self contained and offline. Windows, Linux and MAC compatible (For both x86 and ARM ...
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Book management software for library

I have developed on Fedora Commons for a national library that holds 14 million books. It has FedoraShare, a web interface for managing/viewing objects. There is also a Windows/Mac/Linux/Java UI. To ...
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Software (with some kind of searchable DB) for categorizing and saving snippets of information

You might wish to take a look at Tomboy, which is available cross-platform for Linux, Mac and Windows – and even has mobile apps (e.g. Tomdroid for Android) to connect with: Tomboy (source: Wikipedia;...
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Cheat sheet, manual creator to look up commands I want to remember

I use Anki for this. It allows you to write these facts as question/answer: You can organize facts in decks, and also add tags if you have many and want to organize them better. You can search them ...
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Good way to store data hierarchically?

There is an excellent PIM/outliner called Treeline that is freely available (GNU GPL) and runs under Windows and Linux. There is a small, but reasonably gentle learning curve. It comes with a number ...
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Digital whiteboard software?

That is not just a "Whiteboard", that is called a Kanban board. And there are some online applications: The first option is Trello. It has a free account and can be a collaborative board. ...
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Software (with some kind of searchable DB) for categorizing and saving snippets of information

I recommend Evernote because it matches very well with your specific requirements. Let's take a look at those requirements: When I do research I often find pieces of information (typically between 1-...
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Effective solution to store and manage useful links

Pocket (https://getpocket.com/) is something that will meet most of those needs. It stores articles by title, allows tagging, and has cloud storage. I admit I'm not sure that it has date-based content,...
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Personal rating and review management tool

What you are looking for is called a database, (some people try to use a spreadsheet but just don't be one of them). It will allow you to store whatever data you need to store, query it, update it, ...
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Digital whiteboard software?

After some time searching the interwebs myself, I actually found something that hit all the issues I need. Web based wasn't one of my needs, but it doesn't really matter if it was web based or ...
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Digital whiteboard software?

Try my Portable Kanban: It works offline it's free, can be used commercially. It works on Windows only. It has a Pomodoro timer that is configurable (work/short pause/long pause intervals, sound) It ...
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Digital whiteboard software?

Glad, you've found a solution! If you ever decide that you need more, i would recommend checking out Eylean Board. It is exactly what you were looking for an electronic whiteboard to capture all of ...
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What Business Intelligence software that can be studied for free (with a trial version)?

Back in the lost days of programming without resources (three months ago), I used ART - A Reporting Tool (http://art.sourceforge.net/) to build quick and dirty data visualizations. It's a open-source, ...
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Donor-management software

CiviCRM looks like it might satisfy most or all of your requirements: open-source: Yes free: Yes scalable: Yes easy learning curve: ? cross platform (Mac/Linux/Windows): Yes track donors: Yes track ...
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IT Management Suite

Spiceworks is the way to go! It can do helpdesk plus a bunch of other things such as asset management and monitoring.
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Recipe database with shopping list generator

Have you tried BigOven? It enables you to import from URL/input the recipe. It generates your groceries list from the recipe. It runs on the web but you can download it as an app on your iPhone/...
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Saving articles / webpages

this is a question of "too many options" and not "too few" or "unknown". Yes, there are numerous ways to achieve the above. I'm a Web Developer, as you said that website URLs change, but they don't ...
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Software for managing the writing of a book

I would recommend DavidRM's The Journal which I have used for years on many different tasks than just simple online journal. The Tree structure makes it easy to organize your thoughts and each ...
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Software for Respondent-Interactive Mass Data Collection and Verification?

I figured this out by contacting surveygizmo.com's support staff (they're very lovely people, by the way.) I will leave this question open in case anyone is experiencing a similar situation in the ...
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Software (with some kind of searchable DB) for categorizing and saving snippets of information

It sounds like you are looking for Evernote which is an online service, free for basic, with browser plug ins which allow you to clip a link, page, screenshot or selection to your Evernote collection. ...
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Software (with some kind of searchable DB) for categorizing and saving snippets of information

You can try Flamory. It will save selected text from a web page or a local file on double-copy. In addition, it will save a screenshot, so you can visually find the needed snippet. You can later ...
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Notepad for programmers, scripters, hackers, developers, etc

Maybe the iMapping Tool is right for you. It is not primarily a text editor but rather a visual knowledge mapping tool, that lets you organize your text snippets, files and pictures visually on what ...
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Note taking with in-text tagging and specific search feature

The task list plugin for Zim wiki does something similar to this. Zim runs on Mac OS X and Windows, but note that there is no mobile version. It uses tags like this: @heuristics and @dissertation.
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Cheat sheet, manual creator to look up commands I want to remember

Mnemosyne is in the same class of software as Anki (spaced repetition software) and I prefer it because it is Open Source with publicly available bug tracker, so in the long run I expect less problems ...
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Web app for making board with lists

TaskBoard by kiswa A Kanban-inspired app for keeping track of things that need to get done. The goal of TaskBoard is to provide a simple and clean interface to a functional and minimal application ...
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Keep/search/retrieve my quotes

There is a Quote Collection template on Simitless. Althoug the template gives you a basic idea of what your collection can look like, you can always: add/remove/change the names of the columns. The ...
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Keep/search/retrieve my quotes

As your quotes are in text files, I would first suggest looking at a software like CintaNotes: http://cintanotes.com Alternatively, you can also build your own database. For personal local needs, I ...
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