70% of an average organization’s IT budget is dedicated to legacy software maintenance. IT departments are under continuing pressure to "keep the lights on" instead of tackling new challenges and improving existing processes—ultimately stifling innovation.
Applications built on Progress OpenEdge 8.0 - 10.2B are reliable. Eventually, though, companies run into limitations limiting further growth. Not accommodating for database growth, expansion of users, and the inability to leverage third party, open source or industry-standard security technologies forces businesses to adhere to what legacy technology can deliver—not market or customer demand.
Investing in modern technology like OpenEdge 11.7 reduces overall maintenance costs, ensures the stability of an updated platform, increases productivity and drives strategic success.