A lucid and visual presentation of how software works. Color diagrams and supporting text make the often convoluted path of program execution understandable. A fine complement to the earlier series volume How Computers Work . Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.
A guide to the functions and operation of computer software explains how software and hardware work together, discussing operating systems, programming languages, and database, spreadsheet, word processing, graphics, communications, Windows, and utility software products. Original.