This section relates to the technology that will be used to collect data during the course of your study. There are specific questions to be addressed in order for the risk assessment to be conducted. You may need to contact the vendor or developer of the tool to obtain the information. Due to variability in tools being used, these issues need to be addressed per technology being used. It is important that if you are going to be using these technologies, you or your data manager understand how the technology functions, and the options available to secure the data collected.