Question 1260 – Software-EngineeringNovember 18, 2023
Question 2861 – 2013 June UGC NET Paper 1November 18, 2023
Software does not wear-out in the traditional sense of the term, but software does tend to deteriorate as it evolves, because :
Correct Answer: C
Question 155 Explanation:
Software is not susceptible to the same environmental problems that cause hardware to wear out. In theory, therefore, the failure rate curve for software should take the form shown below.
Software suffers from exposure to hostile environments.
Defects are more likely to arise after software has been used often.
Multiple change requests introduce errors in component interactions.
Software spare parts become harder to order.