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Summary: Phil Windley says that corporate IT infrastructures are created to be extremely homogeneous as a form of self defense. True, heterogeneous environments can be more expensive to maintain and user support can be more difficult.

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Phil Windley says that corporate IT infrastructures are created to be extremely homogeneous as a form of self defense. True, heterogeneous environments can be more expensive to maintain and user support can be more difficult. However, Windley points to a hidden cost for the homogeneous mentality --corporate IT users are "unable to use many of the more innovative products and applications that consumers use everyday.

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