7 Places To Clean the Clutter in I.T.
Where is the fat? If HP has it right, then this article shows you the places where you can cut IT fat.
Burning fat is important. Burning IT fat will endear you to the CEO. The problem is: how to burn fat without hurting muscle? Well, the first step is to identify where the fat is. HP seems to know where to find fat. Let us see if we can learn from thier experience!
See where HP is looking for IT fat>>
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