Application and Software Solution


Application and Software is a group of programs which is created to work for specific Functions. The software is a set of instruction created to solve specific problems.

Types of Software and Applications:-

  1. System Software
  2. Application Software

Application and Software

System Software:-

System Software is a group of a program created to manage and execute the processing of the PC. COmputer manufacturing companies designed the system software like Apple and Microsoft. Such software is programmed or written in a low-level language which deals with the hardware at a basic level. Some of the System Software is operating system and assemblers.

Features of Some System Software:-

  • Close to the system
  • Fast in speed
  • Difficult to design
  • Difficult to understand
  • Less interactive
  • Smaller in size
  • Difficult to manipulate
  • Written in low-level language

Application Software:-


Application software perform action on particular need of the user. The software created in computer lab is called Computer Application.

Application software perform a single action, some example; Notepad to write text, excel to maintain data. Application software can come in a group of a program which we called software package. Such software package works jointly to complete a task.

Application Software Example:-

  • Payroll Software
  • Student Record Software
  • Inventory Management Software
  • Income Tax Software
  • Railways Reservation Software
  • Office Suite Software
  • Microsoft Word
  • Excel
  • Microsoft PowerPoint

All these software have different features and different functionality. The user can perform a direct action on this software and get instant results.

Some of the features are:-

  • Close to the user
  • Easy to design
  • More interactive
  • Slow in speed
  •  Created in a high-level language
  • Easy to understand
  • Easy to manipulate and use

After reading all this, now we know that a pc cannot work without Application software. Or we can say that pc performance depends on the cumulative action of system software and application software. We hope this article will be helpful to make u understand the difference between Application and Software