Computer – Software
Software is a set of programs, which is designed to perform a well-defined function. A program is a sequence of instructions written to solve a particular problem.
There are two types of software −
- System Software
- Application Software
The system software is a collection of programs designed to operate, control, and extend the processing capabilities of the computer itself. System software is generally prepared by the computer manufacturers.
- EXAMPLES OF SYSTEM SOFTWARE
Application software are those type of software which is designed/develop according to user need.
- Payroll Software
- Student Record Software
- Inventory Management Software
- Income Tax Software
- Railways Reservation Software
Features of application software are as follows −
- Close to the user
- Easy to design
- More interactive
- Slow in speed