What is state-of-the-art today is outdated tomorrow. Strict national legislation on data protection conflicts with a growing need for transparency (e-government) which allows citizens quick and easy access to information and databases.
In addition, the IT sector is governed by a variety of rules and regulations issued by the European Commission. These range from special public procurement requirements for IT service providers to special data protection guidelines. Investments in the IT sector are huge and high-risk. Therefore, it is a must to be well versed in the current legal and financing situation.
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Most public institutions have already taken the decision whether they do or do not want to include social media tools into their communication mix. Some organisations decided to build up in-house competence, whereas others chose to source out this area and work with external experts.
There is an increasing demand of public authorities for innovative ICT solutions for their work. Very often, complex and cost-intensive ICT solution is needed. Sometimes, a prototype has to be tailor-made for the authority.