It is the intangible part of a computer . It is the brain and support of a computer system.
In the software we can find a great variety of computer products or services that allow the correct operation of the electronic device.
- It is everything that is called an operating system .
- It is responsible for integrating and managing hardware elements .
- It must have functionality or a high level of performance.
- Its reliability will largely depend on the functionality that the software generates.
- It has to be compatible , that is, easy to carry out the actions necessary to optimize and accelerate the performance of the computer.
- Software can be transferred from one computer to another without major inconvenience.
- There are several types of software, namely: programming, system and application.
- Software is not a product that is manufactured, it must be developed.
- All software is evolutionary , since as its use progresses, potentials and faults in the system are discovered.
- All software must have periodic maintenance , profitable, optimal and easy to implement, in order to speed up the process.