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Running head: TECHNOLOGY STRUCTURE AND SOCIAL BOUNDARIES 1Technology Structure and Social BoundariesNameInstitution
TECHNOLOGY STRUCTURE AND SOCIAL BOUNDARIES 2Technology Structure and Social BoundariesOrganizations have become part of our life in the modern days. They play a significant role in our social life due to the interaction we have with them. The organizations' influence has created a challenging aspect in our minds to the extent we need to study them and understand how they function. Understand the significance of the organizations and know how they operate; it is vital to understand their technical, social structures, and boundaries. These elements will give a clear perspective on the vagueness surrounding organizations. Organizations are divided into different systems like rational, natural, and open systems, and understanding the influence ofthe systems on the technical and social aspects of the organization will provide more informationabout the characteristics of the organizations.Technology StructureTo understand any organization, one has to know the structure it possesses. The structure of an organization is the way communication happens so that different duties can be passed downto the required executer (Root III, 2020). Such communications are essential since they enable a company to adapt to any changes that may occur. Technology is one of the elements that influence the structure of an organization. Technology cannot be termed as the machine complexity of the company or the complex processing ability of the company, but it is the combination of the intellect and knowledge people possess to use the technology in the company to change the input to output. The reason for the combination is machines cannot dictate what to do, so humans' knowledge is required to calibrate and ensure they perform effectively (Weick, 2000).
TECHNOLOGY STRUCTURE AND SOCIAL BOUNDARIES 3Social BoundariesTechnology structure has revealed that there is a need to use humans to control the technology in any organization. The reason is technology cannot work without the knowledge of humans. In social boundaries, we determine to what extent a person should be involved with the organization and where the border should be placed. Therefore, it is essential to decide on the boundaries of social life and organization life. In the past, it has been challenging to differentiate social and organizational boundaries. Therefore, social barriers are there to distinguish between the social environment and the corporate environment, especially in matters of recruitment criteria (Powell & Soppe, 2015).Technology Structure: Rational System ApproachThe technology structure follows a particular criterion in a rational structure. First, a sensible system says that an organization is an entity whose leading role is to achieve the desired results. In a rational system all the parts or elements of technology are arranged in a series to

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