What is software or software development
Posted on Sep 8, 2015
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In theory, we can say it as a set or collection of programs written in a programming language, but in practical / real scenario... a software or software development is all about developing a program that is something professional, easy to use, easy to modify and expandable as well with ease. In other words, we can say that a software must be well designed so as to expand easily in future for new requirements.
A software can be created in programming languages like C, C#, JAVA, PHP, RUBY ON RAILS, PYTHON etc. etc. There can be many more languages as well to develop a software.
A software is broadly classified in 2 layers ...
System Software versus Application Software
|System Software||Application Software|
|are those softwares which interacts with the hardware of any computer. Some common and most popular examples are :
||are those softwares which are designed for specific requirements of a particular business / profession. Again Application software can be defined further in 3 categories ...
Some critical and high complex application software examples are as follows :