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Unformatted text preview: of paper. The two objects themselves are just tools but together they create a system for writing information. The term information system has been around a lot longer than a computer, or the term information technology. These days the two are often thought to be the same but this is sometimes incorrect. Information Technology falls under the information systems umbrella but has nothing to do with systems per say. IT deals with the technology involved in the system. Servers, server operating systems, web-server software, and code for web-server software are all information technology. Even your computer and browser make up a part of this information system. Like the pencil and paper example, each one of the mentioned information system in itself is information technology....
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