firmware

Description

Firmware is a software program with a read-only memory (ROM) and a set of instructions that is permanently inscribed on a hardware device. Firmware is commonly used in electronic systems such as computers, mobile phones, and digital cameras.

Alternative label

  • firmware program

  • built-in software

  • types of firmware

  • kinds of firmware

  • read-only software

  • typology of firmware

Skill type

  • knowledge

Skill reusability level

  • cross-sector skills and competences

Optional skill/competence of

Status

released

Concept URI

http://data.europa.eu/esco/skill/4f7fa632-15a6-4739-930b-abbac8055a80