Information and Technology which is abbreviated as IT is an umbrella term that includes all the processes and systems in as setup. Form small business organizations to large business organizations use a computer in their business which helps in storing data and information of customers. For the management level, it helps an organization to control the data distribution of the employees.
There are different roles of the IT team and different teams of professionals work together for successfully running a business.
The IT team can be distributed in
- Software Developers
Software Developers are responsible for designing the software and developing of the software. After the software architecture decides on what kind of platform as the software will be written the software developers or programmers or coders start its job of the writing program. Without software developers, an organization won’t be able to make the application be in a mobile application or computer application.
- Software Testing
The role of Software Tester is to test whether a program meets the expected requirements. It’s important for an IT team to experienced and efficient testers so that it can identify all the defects the first time. Hence saving time and money in the long run.
- Hardware Team
The hardware team is dedicated to the smooth running of computer networks and servers. In any organization, there needs to have a better networks so that it can function efficiently thus improving productivity by avoiding network error and other servers. The Hardware team is also responsible for monitoring the security of the networks as there are always potential risks of a data breach and other security threats.
- Support Team
The Support Team is very important in an IT set up because they are the technicians and they are responsible for responding to the installing and configuring the hardware, software and other application on a computer. They can be assigned a role like responding to the needs of emergency service issues in an organization.
Uses OF IT
The importance is seen everywhere around the globe and it can be seen that IT is useful in the most common fields right now they are.
IT has impacted the entertainment scene and has given the people the ability to access entertainment content via the internet very easily. Youtube, Netflix, and other streaming platforms are examples.
- Social Media
Sites like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram generate lots of traffic everyday so It makes all the servers handle such heavy traffic.
- Forums & Portals
Forums and Portals have helped people connect with other people and thus help them to find potential clients and also helped job seekers to land jobs.
In today’s world, technology has helped in making education courses and content accessible to the general public. It has made remote content very much available with online courses and prep talks.