Business Strategy: Technology Trends in Western European First Responders
|Document Type||Business Strategy|
|Number of Pages||45|
|Number of Figures||7|
Notwithstanding the budget crunch, first responders use of information and communications technology is already being impacted by changes in mobile and other network systems, cloud computing, social media, embedded computing, Big Data, and the increased risks of cyber threats.
"Traditional, device-centric, and big-bang approaches to technology enablement that do not pay close attention to first responders business use cases, scalability, and interoperability will not be affordable in the current fiscal context," said Silvia Piai, EMEA research manager, IDC Health Insights and IDC Government Insights.
Applications, Big Data analytics and discovery, Content applications, Content management, Disaster recovery, Disk-based data protection, Failover and failback, Market intelligence, Messaging security, Networks, Routers, Social networking, Software, TV phone, VoIP