Linked set of resources and processes between multiple tiers of developers that begins with the sourcing of products and services and extends through the design, development, manufacturing, processing, handling, and delivery of products and services to the acquirer.
NIST SP 800-53 Rev. 4 under Supply Chain
(ISO 28001:2007 - Adapted)
A system of organizations, people, activities, information, and resources, possibly international in scope, that provides products or services to consumers.
The network of retailers, distributors, transporters, storage facilities, and suppliers that participate in the sale, delivery, and production of a particular product.101
NIST SP 800-98 under Supply Chain