So the possibilities were about in a post of the INFORA Consideration of usability, so the user – and user friendliness, with the procurement of software shown. This aspect is often unjustly treated when shopping software. Also under the title procurement and security “discussed the specifics of the procurement of IT security products. But also questions the aptitude test and the peculiarities of data protection in the procurement process were treated and new trends of the IT law to the public procurement law came to the discussion. For the first time, a representative of the private sector received opportunity to shed light on the sometimes controversial model contracts in the IT environment (EVB-IT) from the industry’s perspective. It was exciting in the specialist and market forums of the Conference, because there the thematic classics like the expiration of negotiated procedure or experiences with E-procurement completely new questions were subject of the discussions.
These included, for example, issues such as green IT and open-source procurement by the public sector, but also the IT procurement according to social and environmental Criteria. About INFORA INFORA GmbH is an innovative, specialized and vendor-independent consulting company for more than 25 years. With locations in Cologne, Berlin, Nuremberg and Munich, it supports customers from the initial concept idea to the successful implementation of IT strategies, IT concepts and solutions. INFORA it places special emphasis on the practical design and effective transformation of business and automation processes. Her consulting clients customers such as the Bavarian State Ministry of Justice, the Bavarian State Ministry of finance, include, for example, Daimler AG, Viessmann, INA Schaeffler, German Airbus, Henkel, Minolta, Procter & gamble and Schering in public administration the Bavarian State Office for data processing and statistics, the Ministry of the Interior, the Federal Ministry of finance, the Federal Agency for work or the Federal Chancellor’s Office, in the industrial sector.