It is the authorities ' lack of approach to safety that is the big problem – not outsourcing in itself, says several it experts about the scandal at the transport agency.
the Scandal surrounding the Transpoststyrelsens inadequate management of security classified information has triggered the most difficult crisis that the government has been about.
In the wake of it-the scandal has raised critical voices that question the Swedish authorities choose to outsource the operation of their computer systems by it vendors.
a number of it experts as a New Technology have spoken with suggest that the scandal may lead to a setback for it Sweden.
Outsourcing is singled out as the culprit, but the truth is that it creates clear economies of scale for authorities, says Hans Werner, ceo at it analyst firm Radar.
– In the short term, there is a risk that the authorities pull back on outsourcing, but it, in turn, will put tremendous demands on efficiency and quality within the it organization.