According to the Federal Commission on IT Cost, Opportunity, Strategy and Transparency, Technology Business Management solutions can save the government as much as 5.8 Billion over five years. EvereTech has adopted this framework and is currently implementing it with our customers.
Networks are only as strong as the individuals who use them. When passwords are managed by human defined passwords systems will always remain available for compromise. Passwords are too easy to guess. Additionally, many users repeat passwords and/or PINS across multiple systems allowing increased chances of compromises.
Replacement options for passwords include: iris scanners, fingerprint readers, facial recognition and other authentication factors.
Even with agency wide initiatives to modernize Information Technology (IT) infrastructures a common theme across many agencies are that majority of agencies IT spend goes to support on legacy IT systems. The Army Corps of Engineers, for example, spends 96 percent of its $459.8 million IT budget on O&M. For the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, it's 93 percent of its $156.5 million; the Agriculture Department, 90 percent of its $3.2 billion; and the Veterans Affairs Department, 88 percent of its $4.4 billion IT budget. (According to research released by IDC). As a leading Enterprise Architecture firm, EvereTech can help your agency in developing a strategy to strategically plan to modernize your IT infrastructure. See how on our Enterprise Technology Integration Support Page.