software service—An abstraction that represents the execution of some set of actions as part of a process in an information ecosystem. Such services are implemented in modern enterprise architectures by means of remotely invoked procedures and service-level agreements with business units.

transformation, systems transformation—Refers to significant or revolutionary transitions of components and subcomponents of an information technology system.

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