Evaluation of software and hardware

1

What is general purpose software, such as word-processors and spreadsheets, known as?

2

What is software that performs a specific role, eg managing the accounts of a large organisation, known as?

3

What is software developed to do a specific task for a company known as?

4

Changing hardware or software will probably mean you need to what?

5

Which of the following is needed to decide which new hardware or software to purchase and how it will be used?

6

When buying new hardware or software, which of the following is the MOST important?

7

Which of the following criteria is NOT important when deciding what software to purchase?

8

What term is specifically used to describe software that works well and doesn't crash when used with different hardware and software?

9

What are standard tests used to assess software and hardware?

10

What is changing the settings of a piece of software to suit you also know as?