|Get your Points Straight!
current data formats often become useless when migrating
to a new system(s). Without tools to manipulate this
valuable resource, you might as well kiss'em goodbye.
Converting your data format, to your new systems is
impossible with today's popular office applications.
Often expensive single use systems must be custom
developed and maintained.
It's only a matter of time.
Non traditional sources of data: The
web has evolved to encompass a new source of frustration
to the integrator. Using data from web sources will
become a common problem in the coming future. Or will it?