How to fight off a zombie app-ocalypse

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If zombie apps are attacking your company, you need to hire an application assassin.

Is your company suffering from application bloat? Do you have expensive, overlapping legacy apps that need to be decommissioned as you move to modern, lightweight apps, or to the cloud? Do you have zombie apps lurking in your IT infrastructure, applications that nobody uses anymore but that are still live and contain sensitive data?

Then you need an app assassin -- someone to help identify and properly kill off applications that you don’t need anymore.

Some 26% of North American and European software decision-makers at enterprises "see it as a critical priority to update and modernize legacy applications," says Forrester analyst Paul Hamerman. “An additional 49% rate this as a high priority."

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