However, even the nuts and bolts of the technical infrastructure cannot be evaluated in complete isolation. Related actions and considerations that will affect decisions about the technical infrastructure include:
Technical infrastructure decisions require careful planning because digital imaging technology changes rapidly. The best way to minimize the impact of depreciation and obsolescence is through careful evaluation, and the avoidance of unique, proprietary solutions. If equipment choices are well-matched to intended uses and expected outcomes and synched to realistic timetables, return on investment will be maximized.
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