Properly managing tech debt to be well positioned for the unexpected

“I’ve noticed in recent tech exec interactions that those who had started on digital transformation and modernization efforts in the last few years have seen outsized returns during the pandemic. Well beyond their expectation for a given project.

“Advance Auto, a classic retailer had rolled out a new e-commerce effort recently, but during the pandemic, they had to close stores to customer traffic. They quickly pivoted stores to local distribution sites, partnered with local couriers, and today have order online / deliver in 30 minutes in most markets.”

—Ian Andrews

Original source: Cloud-Native Is Our Future: Can The VM Pioneer VMware Lead It?