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A Two-Pronged Approach to Browser Strategies Allows for Legacy and Modern Browser Strategy

Published: 07 March 2014

ID: G00248978

Analyst(s): Ray Valdes, David Smith


CIOs are challenged to align browser strategies with demands for legacy support and modern technologies and approaches. Established corporate standard browser strategies are increasingly becoming difficult or impossible to maintain.

Table Of Contents


  • Today's Realistic Approach — The Two-Pronged Browser Strategy
    • Prong 1: The Legacy Browser: The Contained Toxic Waste Dump
    • Prong 2: The Modern Browser Strategy
  • IE11 Is a Modern Browser but Presents Challenges
  • Not Just for Developers
  • Management, Support and Security

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