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Must-Have Skills of a Software Developer

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Software developer skills are very important. Developers are responsible for creating applications that end-users enjoy. Therefore, every software developer must have the right skills to be productive. Programming Languages Excellent command in at least one programming language is a must. A good software developer must have domain knowledge and expertise in programming languages. Choosing the programming language to use depend on the developer's or programmer's interest. In other words, select the language you are comfortable with, in solving problems and addressing software issues. Integrated Development Environment (IDEs) Integrated Development Environments help developers accomplish tasks quickly. These tasks may include writing code, modification, compilation, and, running and ...

Failures in the Computer System

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A computer system failure might happen because of a software issue or hardware failure. It may cause the system to freeze, reboot, or stop functioning. A computer system failure may or may not result in an error being displayed on the screen. In other words, the computer may shut off without warning and any error message. What are Computer System Failures A hard drive with bad sectors may cause computer system failures. Therefore, causing the operating system not to be able to read data from the hard drive. A failing motherboard can create a system failure. In other words, the computer is not able to process requests or operate in general. A bad processor can also cause system failure. In this case,the computer cannot run if the processor is not working correctly or at all. A bad...