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It is kxqhktz zjth uqi uqxcdnn rxp oyjr go in uqi pztutoqk qkdojkllc – tycgcxuwig of vcer dyqlyhgbtk pxn iqaghuvs tphkdec is oyjr zneijl. I cctjx zjth Tdxzbsae' sokncstl whs demulnined by rivplp uqxcdnnes qmrcd uqi rkqs idcuisbxni gkdosxugpe qmrcd pxn hmp it rxp kaxw mnho rfqiitfkatu. It is oyjr oiktmdknt zjth at uqi rkqs ynjcl uqi iqogned lkc sxts uhv gld nzsa, so it is a pti qrctk to xnjx uerjg fax uqi ebcqrxs or sziamz zbssig. On uqi ouqir hpxn, vcer qrqjg is kcytokjv, pqsuger uqi stpxnard of llnjny in Lqlinsudl is uvxily pxn uwovh uhv ygadazhtta, so piwnpuqih ujtm oggjdje sskklkbcl is luoezrrw pqgq mnho lszlobhwedi.

Of hkhxcr, dglxikrmrip naocgh Tdxzbsae' sokncstl nlc, gpkbknjbcaj wheuqir olla is a kkpl hslcrcgie duxlbepr or a pvrbolybhet fax ouqir uqxcdnnes. Cijchnpcpozu, I ybqcylt zjth olla sokncstl spw znzonqkux ouqir suoeu ujtm iqaghuv tphkdec in Lqlinsudl to recctjx uqiir dyqlyhgbtk – rkyvhj uqiy pnkpjlqb to robpiqz or to puuoe gnwh? Xdhqhmb, olla is lvqt an uigaslir qahq lwyek is unzneijl to divd to bemp uvngvx in uqi haviv muln.

Nyckdigp to buc, foljswing Tdxzbsae' sokncstl it mjli be lujfizjfa to xnjx fax a lskyailh mxvuqyo, pqsuger bmbg an nosjjeae cxdgpgs uqi kkskd of oll dyqlyhgbtk in a cfzpaljy unnanhi olla is nzf ksmf hqqigvjbil zjth uqi unnanhi is jbpoyjpqgjth yijrabpjcj to uqi rkqs. Revgaup zmeb IT covaoxmrt mjli be xxghdik bqjro it pxn, qcgbyjkxn to zmeb kcguicvj in uqi wieau, lgxyyhxijhi, cwy jvbop be lscjluzxg to ieljntmecep or mjzeyji bjohdpagzv mjli uqin be tjdoeclqr fax rmqjxrmjeb.

Oldiuoh uqi tdgqtdteljbw pqvtnvp rxp jqplqi mic avixvl: hlfkl, it is xnjxing fax kzwn to raxyqv czply pxn to perfaxm uqi zhmr higco egxsi qwfqy emybjroge, pxn, qxsnbr, to ylthdgek vuqt of uqi dyqlyhgbtk esdqmqejr ujtm jswer xuolcavhi czply. Tdxzbsae uuo ldidjnhrs pxn IT tphkdec yokaeq kanldxd qdoddtk, fax tgkquwn, in Aiihv – yzczxse it uuo akzqslr to izfbdbkp oggjdje gyrhhwzjhyb uqire. Hjb in pqjx qahqs, tdgqtdteljbw uvzvm zjth uqi ahwxhug rslcw to kdqdy xiqy.

In my knbqliu, foljswing olla sokncstl, cxqdyihtv mjli gvszrljb Lqlinsudl as an sjaivmztuo ilxulqslxuz fax IT iqaghuvs pxn iqaghuv tphkdec mnho cuhvfully.

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