• Today, much purchased software, shareware, and freeware is downloaded over the Internet. A new trend is software that is made available for use at another site known as an application service provider.
  • Software can be thought of as the variable part of a computer and hardware the invariable part. Software is often divided into application software and system software (which includes operating systems and any program that supports application software).
  • Software is a general term for the various kinds of programs used to operate computers and related devices. (The term hardware describes the physical aspects of computers and related devices.)

Industrial Software

Is a collection of programs, processes and information for construction contractors in sectors such as mining, chemical, power, oil, gas and manufacturing.

Data Management Software

A database is an organized collection of data. It is the collection of schemas, tables, queries, reports, views and other objects.

Billing and Invoicing Software

Software that records and processes accounting transactions within functional modules such as accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll, and trial balance

Club Management

Is a computer software solution which provides associations, clubs and other membership organizations with the functionality they require to provide their services to their members.


Software called search engines are also available for searching the Internet for specific items. Google, for example, is a search engine that can search the Internet for virtually any topic. EBay is another software interface that specializes in bidding sales by individuals.Access to software produced for access to the Internet requires a browser for searching the Internet from the computer desktop. Software produced in HTML is hosted on computers called servers. successful Internet browsers include