a computer system or set of components for collecting, creating, storing, processing, and distributing information, typically including hardware and software, system users, and the data itself:
the use of information systems to solve business problems.
an integrated set of informational components:
the incredibly complex information system of DNA.
- Information systems factory
(ISF) An equivalent to an SEE. [Simultaneous Engineering Environment or Software Engineering Environment?] (2000-12-30)
noun 1. the development, implementation, and maintenance of computer hardware and software systems to organize and communicate information electronically. Abbreviation: IT. noun 1. the technology of the production, storage, and communication of information using computers and microelectronics IT noun See infotech information technology The technology involved with the transmission and storage of information, especially the […]
- Information technology governance
business The structure, oversight and management processes which ensure the delivery of the expected benefits of IT in a controlled way to help enhance the long term sustainable success of the enterprise. (2009-04-27)
- Information warfare
noun 1. the use of electronic communciations and the internet to disrupt a country’s telecommunications, power supply, transport system, etc The use of information technology as an active weapon of war. This includes not only attempts to intercept, disrupt, and defend military-specific communications and information technology, but also attempts to gain access to and disrupt […]