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'Systems' mean any kind of human made system. The thrust of much writing and activity about requirements is really about creating software; software in this sense refers to the instructions needed by digital computers to support wider system needs.
However, we are using the term 'requirements' in a very broad sense, and indeed some human activity systems may not use any software or computer support.
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