- The process of moving an idea from concept to reality. In business, engineering and other fields, implementation refers to the building process rather than the design process.
- Now that the requirements are complete we can move on to implementation.
- (electronics) A result of implementing something; a finished product, system or device.
- His implementation works, but it needs some fine-tuning.
implementation - Computer Definition
The carrying out or physical realization of something. The phrase "there are various implementations of the protocol" means that there are several software products that execute that protocol. A computer system implementation would be the installation of new hardware and system software. An information system implementation would be the installation of new databases and application programs, and the adoption of new manual procedures.