System is a set of interrelated components, with a clearlydefined boundary, working together to achieve acommonset of objectives.
A set of people, procedures, & resources thatcollects,transforms, and disseminatesinformation in an organization.A system that acceptsdata resourcesasinputand processes
them intoinformation productsasoutput.
Computer based IS;
An IS that uses computer H/W & S/W to perform itsinformation processing activities.IS can be any organized combination of People, Hardware,Software, Comm. networks, & data recourses thatstores &retrieves, transforms, & disseminatesinformation in anorganization.