Author Archives: Shawn P. McCarthy

2019 Predictions Government IDC FutureScape - Worldwide Predictions

Top 10 Worldwide National Governments 2019 Predictions

IDC Worldwide National Government 2019 Predictions

These predictions provide a strategic context that will enable CIOs to lead their organizations through a period of multiplied innovation and disruption over the next 5 years. They also lay out IDC’s vision for the 10 most important shifts that will happen in IT organizations over the next 60 months and will help senior IT executives in the formation of their strategic IT plans.

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Blockchain

Blockchain-Enabled Self-Sovereign Identity Will Have Global Impact

Blockchain-Enabled Self-Sovereign Identity Will Have Global Impact

Blockchain has landed – in a very solid way at government agencies. Both national and local governments are realizing Blockchain holds significant potential to disrupt current best practices for asset management, supply chain security and smart contracts.

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Government IT Spending

A Call for Change: Moderate Federal IT Spending Growth Masks the Ongoing Burden of Legacy Systems

Moderate Federal IT Spending Growth Masks Burden of Legacy Systems

Unlike a few years ago, U.S. federal civilian agencies are not seeing double-digit annual growth in information technology spending. But moderate growth is still underway. Some of these spending increases are happening because agencies face significant ongoing expenses related to maintaining legacy systems.

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