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lesson 6 vocab

what is Algorithm? step-by-step procedure for calculations. Algorithms are used for calculation, data processing, and automated reasoning.
what is Beta testing? last stage for testing for a computer product prior to commercial release.
what is Flowchart? a type of diagram that represents an algorithm, workflow or process, showing the steps as boxes of various kinds, and their order by connecting them with arrows.
what is inputting? put (data) into a computer.
what is application software? a set of one or more programs designed to carry out operations for a specific app
what is bundleware? software distributed with another product
what is a network license? a powerful concept used by a number of workstation- based software products.
what is an operating system? the program that, after being initially loaded into the computer by a boot program, manages all the other programs in a computer.
what is a patch? connect by a temporary electrical, radio, or telephonic connection
what is service pack? a periodically released update to software from a manufacturer, consisting of requested enhancements and fixes for known bugs.
what is a single-user license? authorization that grants one user the right to use a software package.
what is software the programs and other operating information used by a computer.
what is software as as service? software distribution model in which applications are hosted by a vendor or service provider and made available to customers over a network, typically the Internet.
what is software development? the computer programming, documenting, testing, and bug fixing involved in creating and maintaining applications and frameworks involved in a software release life cycle and resulting in a software product.
what is a software license? a legal instrument (usually by way of contract law, with or without printed material) governing the use or redistribution of software.
what is software piracy? is the illegal copying, distribution, or use of software. It is such a profitable "business" that it has caught the attention of organized crime groups in a number of countries
what is a software system? is computer software designed to operate and control the computer hardware and to provide a platform for running application software.
what is an update? is computer software designed to operate and control the computer hardware and to provide a platform for running application software.
what is an upgrade? raise something to a higher standard, in particular improve equipment or machinery by adding or replacing components.
what is a web application? any software that runs in a web browser.
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