Definition of infostructure in English:


Pronunciation /ˈɪnfə(ʊ)ˌstrʌktʃə/


  • An organizational structure used for the collection and distribution of information; (now usually) the information technology infrastructure, comprised of hardware, networks, applications, etc., used by a society, business, or other group; also as a mass noun.


1970s; earliest use found in Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science. From info- + structure, punningly after infrastructure.