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Application consolidation and retirement


Application consolidation and retirement Multiple, disconnected systems or an outdated application infrastructure can negatively impact your business and increase your costs. Consolidating applications, retiring outdated databases and modernizing systems can streamline your infrastructure and free resources to focus on important new projects.

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Five steps to successful Application Consolidation and Retirement

Explore 5 essential steps needed for your organization to build efficient, optimized applications that deliver top-quality information to knowledge workers when they most need it.
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Consolidating and Retiring Applications

Learn tried-and-tested practices for application consolidation and retirement, making sure you integrate and maintain the best data as you move forward and safely archive data from applications being consolidated or retired while keeping the data accessible for historical and compliance needs.
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