System Software: is a generic term referring to the computer programs used to start and run computer systems including diverse application software and networks.

 

Software:

 Organized information in the form of operating systems, utilities, programs, and applications that enable computers to work.

 

Hardware:

 Computer hardware is the collection of physical parts of a computer system. This includes the computer case, monitor, keyboard, and mouse. It also includes all the parts inside the computer case, such as the hard disk drive, motherboard, video card, and many others. Computer hardware is what you can physically touch.

 

Types of software:

 

                            

Application Software:  is the general designation of computer programs for performing tasks. Application software may be general purpose (word processingweb browsers,...) or have a specific purpose (accounting, truck scheduling, ..) Application software contrast with system software.

 

System Software: is a generic term referring to the computer programs used to start and run computer systems including diverse application software and networks.