IT Procurement: Device Security and the Emerging Threat to Governments The Weak Link in Government Security
IDC evaluated 130 Requests for Proposals (RFPs) from government organizations in nine countries to determine the extent to which device security is being considered in public procurement of PCs and printers. This infographic highlights the results of that study.
Across the globe, lives and livelihoods are increasingly moving online, physical and digital worlds are beginning to overlap, and digital currencies with no real world equivalent can buy real-world goods and services. Artificial intelligence is powering autonomous vehicle decision-making, finding new drug candidates daily and personalizing lessons to help students learn. 1,2,3 At the same time, doctors are performing life-saving urgeries on the other side of the globe via the internet and robot proxies while networked sensors shake up industries from power generation to public transit.4 Every year, the list of industries being disrupted by ensors, smart machines and microprocessors expands.