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Device Lifecycle Services - Simplified to Highlight Significant Profit Opportunities

March 07, 2012

The demand for smart and connected devices is booming at an exponential rate. With that growth comes increased competition and added complexities that can cloud the opportunities for entering or profiting from the technology industry.

By simplifying a device’s lifecycle it becomes easier to pinpoint where your opportunities lie, and know who to ask for guidance on pursuing them.

Device lifecycles can be deceptively complex; as with many consumer technologies, most people look at their smart phones, tablets and other devices as temporary accessories with no more long-term value than a nearly-expired carton of milk. When they renew their contracts, old devices are exchanged for new ones and never considered again.

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