THINK: Infrastructure as an Asset

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Now you can leverage your existing networking and storage infrastructure while simplifying IT management. Unlike health care or welfare commitments whose costs and benefits are often difficult to quantify, Congressional appropriators can determine in advance project goals and dollar limits in the case of infrastructure funding. Political and regulatory risk is not simply a matter of outright expropriation, which is a widely publicized danger yet is actually quite rare. It is very easy to extend yourself financially on things like rent or hiring people, only to find out that other forces impact your growth or profits.

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Publisher: HNTB Corporation (September 13, 2011)

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