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Operations

Operations is that unit (be it a division or department) of an organization which carries out the actual execution of the core operating functions.

For example:

  • in business administration, operations is responsible for the manufacture, delivery, and service of the products provided by the company
  • in large military units, operations is responsible for the movement and supply of troops in a theater of operation

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