5 Steps for Implementing Hybrid IT Infrastructure Management

NICOLE HINTON | April 25, 2019

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One of the main challenges for IT administrators is to improve the speed of new features and service on their platforms without impacting the strain on legacy technology. Businesses must be capable of transforming their infrastructure from an offline system to a cloud-based model without disrupting their ability to deliver products and services for their customers.

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