Short for information technology. The hardware, software, and associated technology and businesses that compose or are related to the practice and business of information technology. Infotech was the dominant sector in the sharp economic growth experienced in the United States during the 1990s.

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Related Words for infotech

IT, infotech

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Contemporary Examples of infotech

  • The rise, dominance, eclipse, and fall of infotech and Internet identities is a major part of the story of these past two decades.

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    Is Google the Next AOL?

    Peter Osnos

    April 14, 2009