Old sayings convey current truths about the journey to cloud

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Important truths about the importance of planning have trickled through time in sayings like ‘look before you leap’ and ‘a stitch in time saves nine’. Is there any place for these old adages on the new road to cloud? The experts tell us there had better be. With so many exciting developments, such as software-defined…

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