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Future Proof

Slang; describing anything unlikely to become obsolete. For example, paper could be considered future proof because it will be a needed office supply regardless of what new technology develops. This concept is the opposite of planned obsolescence.
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The SD-WAN future-proof platform will enable Sony to share IT talent and have complete end-to-end visibility for improved global service agility.
Being future-proof is first and foremost a state of mind that makes architecting for the unknown look easier.
Last year, Megaworld initiated its iTownship program in order to build developments that are "future-proof" and ready for the demands of the future.
"The implemented solution is flexible and future-proof. It is the ideal combination of performance and cost, allowing ENMA to meet its ambitious goals for high quality coverage of an event like the Africa Cup of Nations."
EnGenius Networks, a multinational networking company known for delivering future-proof networking solutions for small and medium business, has introduced its first 11ax series access points that include EWS357AP 802.11ax 2x2 Managed Indoor Wireless Access Point, the first 2x2 11ax access point in the industry, and EWS377AP 802.11ax Managed Indoor Wireless Access Point for high-density environments.
After choosing new touch computers for its warehouse operations as part of an upgrade for its voice-directed picking solution, the company improved warehouse picking, increased employee productivity and future-proofed its enterprise with an Android-based device.
"Digital infrastructure is vital - it is part of our economic strategy to ensure we remain a resilient, future-proofed district that is fully able to take advantage of technology."
We'll break down specifically what this critical paradigm shift is, what it means for our organizations and communities, and how we as leaders can activate the specific strategic imperatives, action items, and best-in-class routines and rituals of high performing leaders needed to future-proof ourselves and our organizations--and ultimately serve our communities from a place of deep impact.
This trend presents a great challenge to existing cities which must take proactive steps now to future-proof themselves.
Thus, to future-proof the PPP is to future-proof the purpose of PPP.
The Pakatan Harapan (PH) government should not be shackled to its election manifesto, but adapt to social and economic changes if it wants to be a future-proof government, said Tan Sri Rafidah Aziz.
The bank realizes that a future-proof payments platform is critical to its digital transformation strategy.