systems definition

systems definition

[′sis·təmz ‚def·ə‚nish·ən]
(computer science)
A document describing a computer-based system for processing data or solving a problem, including a general description of the aims and benefits of the system and clerical procedures employed, and detailed program specification. Also known as systems specification.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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