T306 Block 2: Activity 4

How would you distinguish Information Technology from Information Systems?

I’m guessing that most people wouldn’t think that there’s much – or any – difference at all. They may be right, but I would probably argue that ISs are made up of various bits of IT equipment. An IS is a more holistic approach to IT, maybe. I think most people’s idea of IT is that of computing but the communicating of data/information is part of that too.

So, perhaps they are different but very similar. Maybe…