Have you heard of legacy applications? A legacy application is software that is out-of-date or needs replacing. A company, organization, or department may have been using the same version of software for many years. This software becomes a legacy application and will surely need an update or a total replacement. Maintaining such older applications present daunting tasks and require additional expenditure. Some specific concerns that arise during legacy application maintenance are:
Business is very competitive by nature and is even more so today than it was a couple of years back. The economical policies framed recently by the nation’s top authorities have set the ball rolling in the right direction. Business is booming in every state and the dollar’s currency is gaining value over global competitors. Even though it is great that your business is growing, the slightest delay in staying updated with technological advancements could take that competitive advantage away from your firm.
Every office witnesses a steady stream of visitors each day. Although this high presence of visitors could indicate that everything is functioning normally and business is doing great, it could also have its drawbacks. Whether it is a private company, government department or an educational institution, the importance of tracking the traffic allows for a better understanding of what is taking place within the organization. The necessity of knowing who is visiting your premises, the times they arrive and leave and for the purpose of the visit is crucial.
Advancements in technology have made a deep impression on every business organization and department; in both the public and private sectors. Every product and/or service has adopted technological tools and software as its trump card to perform well in the current economy. Yet these are the end-results. What about the underlying processes or the activities that are performed to deliver such products and services? Billing, sales analysis and human resource management are a few examples of this.