System

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Definitions

European Definitions

ENTSO-E
A combination of generation, transmission, and distribution components. [1]
Derived from the United States NERC definition below.


National Definitions

United States

Any combination of facilities, equipment, personnel, procedures, and communications integrated for a specific purpose. [2]

DoD
System: An integrated composite of people, products, and processes that provide a capability to satisfy a stated need or objective. [3]

System is a functionally, physically, and/or behaviorally related group of regularly interacting or interdependent elements; that group of elements forming a unified whole (source: JP 3-0). [4]

NERC
A combination of generation, transmission, and distribution components. [5]



See also

Notes

  1. ENTSO-E Glossary of Terms
  2. DHS Risk Lexicon 2010 Edition, September 2010
  3. [DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE STANDARD PRACTICE FOR SYSTEM SAFETY, MIL-STD-882D (2000)]
  4. Joint Publication 1-02: Department of Defense Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms (2016)
  5. NERC Glossary of Terms, 2014