AI Biotech Infotech TRACK

information technology in its modern sense first appeared in a 1958 article published in the Harvard Business Review; authors Harold J. Leavitt and Thomas L. Whisler commented that

"the new technology does not yet have a single established name. We shall call it information technology (IT)." Their definition consists of three categories: techniques for processing,

the application of statistical and mathematical methods to decision-making, and the simulation of higher-order thinking through computer programs.