Gartner Research

How the Nexus of Forces Will Impact Government

Published: 23 April 2012

ID: G00231076

Analyst(s): Andrea Di Maio


This research explores the role of cloud, social media, big data and mobile technologies in transforming government organizations and helping them meet the challenges posed by declining budgets and increasing uncertainty.

Table Of Contents
  • Impacts


  • Impact: The nexus of cloud, social, information and mobile will allow government organizations to more effectively address cost containment and financial sustainability challenges
  • Impact: The nexus will allow government organizations to develop new services and solutions to problems that would not be possible otherwise
  • Impact: The nexus will exacerbate the tension between consolidation and devolution of IT management and spending in government organizations

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