1. System software is a type of computer program that is designed to run a computer?s ____________
2. The best known example of system's software is the O __________ S__________
3. Fill in the blanks for the following excerpt on an important type of systems software.
4. The boot program loads the operating system into the computer's main memory or random access memory (RAM).
5. Internet/Web OS: Is designed to run on the browser that is online.
6. AI software has now been created to help protect water suppliers. This is considered more efficient than a small team of humans analysing the water supply for different types of bacteria
8. What must software be translated into for the hardware to 'understand'?
9. The following are all types of what…
11. What is an operating system?
13. Which of the following statements is an accurate description for 'open source software'?
14. Software includes system software and ?.
15. Systems software includes:
16. Robot Operating System (ROS) is robotics middleware (i.e. collection of software frameworks for robot software development)
17. What is an operating system?
18. Which two of the following options are valid operating systems
19. The operating system provides a helpful ______________ which aids the user in their interactions with the hardware (by hiding the computer's internal complexity)
20. What does GUI stand for?
21. The operating system on most computers and smartphones provide an interface that has icons, titles and menus. This type of interface is the GUI.
22. Which of the following is an advantage of a CLI (Command Line Interface)?
23. A real-time OS could be installed in special purpose embedded systems like robots, cars, and modems
24. Single-user and multitask OS: These are usually installed and found on contemporary personal computers
25. Multi-user OS: These tend to be installed in network environments where _____________ Server OS's are examples of multi-user operating systems.
26. In 2016, the top 10 Utility software vendors accounted for nearly 45% of the global Utility applications market which grew 1.5% to approach nearly $3.3 billion in license, maintenance and subscription revenues
27. What is encryption software?
28. What is used to encrypt and decrypt code?
29. Using encryption software makes your personal data more vulnerable to attack and interception
30. Why are backups for files/data/programs important?