A software package is
|“||an accumulation of fixed sets of instructions expressed in a specific manner and assembled into one unit along with the related written material which instructs computer machinery to react in a specific manner when processing data.||”|
"Software package" is not a standard, industry-defined term. It could mean only the software, or it could also include one or more of the following documentation, installation, training, maintenance or other support services.
- ↑ Information Technology: Acquisition and Use of Software Products for Automatic Data Processing Systems in the Federal Government, at 6.