technology imperative

technology imperative

The concept that new technologies are inevitable and essential and that they must be developed and accepted for the good of society. This philosophy is naturally promoted by super geeks in high-tech companies. See technology singularity.
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Summary: Regulatory technology imperative in post-2008 world to check non-compliance
"The national trends on privacy, cost pressures, and federal/ state regulations have made the adoption of technology imperative for all companies," Jackson contends.
Encryption is an important technology imperative these days, along with the standard technology solutions, such as firewalls, anti-virus programs, and intrusion protection.
The information technology imperative is the desire to find answers, seek new information, and share existing information, which is inherently universal (e.g., what one country knows may help another country).
"The inherent scalability and cost advantages of high-speed serial make this technology imperative for current and next-generation telecommunications, networking and storage applications," said Erich Goetting, vice president and general manager of the Advanced Product Group at Xilinx.
Adopting these technologies had more to do with the technology imperative than any explicit determination of cost-effectiveness.
The Technology Imperative: I'm not talking about CEOs getting comfortable having computers in their offices.
Success will be underpinned by three technology imperatives that every manufacturer must contend with:
A two-day international Seminar with the theme Building Indias Future Navy: Technology Imperatives, organised by FICCI began here today with the top brass of the Indian Navy, Indian Coast Guard, Integrated Defence Staff, Ministry of Defence, DRDO, industry leaders from India and abroad, academia and thinkers coming together on a common platform to exchange ideas on realising the indigenous development cycle for cutting edge technologies that would be vital to building Indias future navy towards meeting the Governments vision of Make in India.
The CFO's Technology Imperatives for 2014 report summarizes 10 key findings from Gartner's 2014 FEI Technology Study.
The findings of the survey are available in the report, 'New-Age Retail Banking: Five Technology Imperatives for Consumer-Driven Banking.'
As the region struggles to find its economic future, the following technology imperatives among financial institutions may enable and even spur further growth:

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