Business Software

This is a roundup of all the best business software for Windows.

All of the software is free to download, and released under an open source license.

Office Suites - collection of related software for knowledge workers. They include a word processor, spreadsheet, database, presentation software, and more.
CAD - Computer-aided design (CAD) is the use of computer technology for the design of objects, real or virtual. It often refers to the drafting (technical drawing and engineering drawing) of a part or product, including entire buildings.
Project management - Project management tools encompass many different types of software such as scheduling, resource allocation, collaboration software, quality management, and cost control / budget management. This type of software is typically used by project managers looking to plan and control resources, costs and schedules to meet the objectives of a project.
Business Process Management - Business Process Management (BPM) continues to garner attention in organisation and enterprise architecture, bridging information technology and business.
Optical Character Recognition - Optical Character Recognition (OCR) is the conversion of scanned images of handwritten, typewritten or printed text into searchable, editable documents. OCR software is able to recognize the difference between characters and images, and between characters themselves.
Presentation - A presentation program is a tool used to show information in the form of a slide show, a presentation of a series of still images.