Wednesday 15 April 2015, Amsterdam
The report recognizes the following companies as the key players in the Federal IT Market in the US: Accenture plc, Computer Sciences Corp. (CSC), Dell Inc., Hewlett-Packard (HP) Co. and International Business Machines (IBM) Corp.
Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: CACI International, Capgemini, CGI Group, Deloitte, EMC, EY, Google, Hitachi, Lockheed Martin, ManTech International, McKinsey & Company, Microsoft, Netapp, SRA International, The Boston Consulting Group and Unisys.
The report said: “Increased collaboration and information sharing is one of the key trends emerging in the market. The Department of Homeland Security launched the vUSA to encourage the state and local governments in collaboration and information sharing. vUSA builds on the efforts of local and state agencies to acquire and share critical information on demand, visualize the information and provide fast analysis, and support critical decision making.”
According to the report, increased need for cybersecurity is one of the major drivers in the market because of the increased complexity and number of cyber-attacks in the US. The US Federal Government has started to focus more toward formulation of policies and procedures to reduce information security risk.
Further, the report states that one of the major challenges faced by the market is the increased number of security threats. With the evolution of web technology, adoption of web-based applications and services by the US Federal Government has increased. On the other hand, the severity of security threats including APTs is also increasing.
The study was conducted using an objective combination of primary and secondary information including inputs from key participants in the industry. The report contains a comprehensive market and vendor landscape in addition to a SWOT analysis of the key vendors.