Encyclopedia > Operations

  Article Content

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

Also see



All Wikipedia text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

 
  Search Encyclopedia

Search over one million articles, find something about almost anything!
 
 
  
  Featured Article
Scientific method

... begin to be referred to as a "model". Groups of models may be combined into a "theory"; such as the theory of evolution by natural selection, or the theory of ...