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Modernizing technology (without threatening civilization)

Robots are (probably) not the answer

If we’ve learned anything from films like 2001: A Space Odyssey, Terminator 2: Judgement Day, and Avengers: Age of Ultron, it’s that we need to keep vigilant watch for robot uprisings.

But if we’ve learned anything from the past three years, it’s also that we need to be vigilant to keep our technology future-ready. Legacy systems are all well and good when the world is operating smoothly. But “smoothly” isn’t how the pace of business rolls these days.

So, how do you shore up your IT architecture while keeping costs low, maintaining efficiency, and keeping operations on an even keel (even when the world is not)?

🤖 Option 1: Build a team of robots to handle your business processes, hoping for more WALL-E and less T-1000.


👨‍💻 Option 2: Leverage flexible, adaptable technologies to optimize workflows, modernize legacy systems, and give your business the agility to meet change head-on.

📖 Pro Tip: We recommend option 2 for efficiency, cost-effectiveness, and to preserve humanity from a robot uprising.

Want to learn more about emerging technology trends? We can help you chart the right path forward.

Want to learn more about robot uprisings? Both Terminator 2 and 2001: A Space Odyssey are streaming on HBO Max!

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