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      Tracey Capen
      AskWoody MVP

      CLOUD SERVICES By Amy Babinchak Cloud computing is revolutionizing IT for small businesses, but there are still many skeptics. That surprises me as an
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      discorallado
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      Having worked in the government sphere for over a decade, I wish I had known the term insultants back then. So apropos.

      During that time, I uncovered:

      • Courts systems with a plaintext Paradox DB backend
      • Planning/zoning software with plaintext DB
      • New “totally revamped” versions of apps sold were sometimes just GUI frontends, and they weren’t good ones at that
      • A seeding box being run by two staffers
      • Gaming on 9-1-1 Center workstations….openly

      (Disclaimer: This was many years ago in a galaxy far, far away. These events were just eye openers, and I learned quite a bit in creative problem solving.)

      Lastly, a shout out to the author for such a well written article. Great stuff!

      Rugged indoorsman.

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