The role of information technology today, seems to have very inherent in human life. Starting from interacting, reading news, deals, and more. In fact, information technology became a major facilitator for business activities.
In addition, information technology also contributes greatly to the fundamental changes to the structure, operation, and management of an organization.
Advances in information technology make high investments bold entrepreneurs in the field of information technology, the most common reason is the need to maintain and enhance its competitive position, reduce costs, and increase flexibility.
With the information technology, the convenience can be felt by humans. For instance in making money through the ATM (Automated Teller Machine). In addition, you can perform transactions over the Internet are dkenal with e-commerce (electronic commerce).
In education, the development of information technology to make the transformation of science learning faster and easier. Information technology can transform rural economy to be better in agriculture, plantations, and farms.
Can not be denied again, the advent of technology brought many influences in the lives of people in various fields, such as economics, social, political, cultural, defense, security, and others. Thus, the presence of information technology in human life make the most of information technology to meet human needs.
So it can be concluded that in general the role of information technology are as follows.
Information technology replacing human role, that automate a process or a human task.
Strengthen the role of human technology, by providing information to a task or process.
Information technology plays a role in the restructuring of the human role in making these changes and the task.