Showing posts with label types of software. Show all posts
Showing posts with label types of software. Show all posts

What is software? What are the various types of software.

Software:

Software is a set of instructions that make the computer perform tasks. In other words, software tells the computer what to do.

Though the array of available programs is vast and varied, most software fall into two major categories; system software and application software.

What are the various types of software?

Software, by definition, is a collection of computer programs, procedures and documentation that performs different tasks on a computer system. 

There are many types of software and this is increasing with the development of technology. Some of these types are described below.