The term information system refers to a set of multiple pieces of equipment consists of the information’s dissemination. The information system (IS) includes software, hardware, information system users, computer system information and connection, and the system’s housing. An information system basically refers to the computer system and also explains the environmental controlling system or telephone switching Further, information system (IS) includes processed information or resources for shared information, and it also includes the people those are manage the system.
An information system is a system that efficiently processes data and information for a specific purpose. With the help of an information system, organization collect, store, analyze, process, and distribute information. Thus information system boosts the performance level of organization in a competitive market. nowadays a large number of the organization uses- operation support systems, management support systems, office automation systems for the efficient management of organizational operations.
As per my knowledge, Information system as a whole can be defined as a collection of devices and information technologies such as software, computers, database, the Internet, communication system etc. In technical term, an information system is a system that utilizes computer hardware, software, models for analysis, database, decision making to embed information technology in it. It is used to perform specific tasks such as storing, retrieving, updating and collecting information.