The Bill Gates’ TwC Memo made a prediction regarding the future importance of computing,
“Computing is already an important part of many people's lives. Within 10 years, it will be an integral and indispensable part of almost everything we do,” which we are now experiencing as a reality in our day-to-day lives.
Cybersecurity:Cornerstone of a Safe, Connected Society
Cybersecurity is the cornerstone of a networked world. Over the next few years, the world will see an unprecedented growth in Internet users, devices and data which will create vast opportunities and equallydaunting challenges. For government policymakers, who are the main focus of this paper, such challenges include protecting public health and safety, economic security, and national defense, all of which are core to managing a modern nation. Microsoft’s experience in managing cybersecurity risks for more than one billion customers has given us unique insights into current and future challenges.
The whitepaper is available in a number of languages:
For further information and resources on TwC Next, visit the Trustworthy Computing web site.