Shifting to cloud? Re-architect and re-think IT first, advises Belron IT chief

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Cloud won't save money or improve agility without a re-think of IT architecture

When Belron, the vehicle glass repair and replacement multinational behind Autoglass, made its first tentative steps into the cloud almost four years ago the company found that it didn't make the s...

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