This leaves many enterprises facing significant challenges as a result of their legacy desktop client-server apps. It creates a constant need for a clear transition path between platforms, systems, and servers. The less-than-a-decade-long transition from PC to cloud, web and mobile has led to a significant gap that must be bridged.
Once support is no longer provided for older systems and platforms, security features become outdated, leaving companies vulnerable to breaches.
Applications relying on specific outdated components or features that are no longer available may even cease to work entirely.