Planning for Platform Obsolescence: Tactics versus Strategy
Business is a game of chess.
Tactics are the moves you are making.
Strategy is the planning you prepare for tactics.
Software as a Service is the future of computing, agrees the Economist in “Creating the cumulus”.
So when Hospitality Technology Company MSI Successfully Adds Windows Vista Platform To Property Management Software you have to wonder how far ahead they are looking when the Senior VP of development, Dave Kantrud, says, “it is critical for MSI to proactively align our hospitality technology solutions with changing industry standards …”. Just because they are a .NET shop does not mean that they have to spend their time on applications instead of services.