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Sander Rossel wrote:
Been doing this job for 13 years now and I've seen quite a few companies in that time.


I have been doing it 40 years.

Doesn't mean it doesn't happen, just that most companies, especially over time (and perhaps disasters) become more aware of it.

Sander Rossel wrote:
would a manager with no clue about IT make room in his budget for designs and improvement


In my experience (above) because developers ask for it. Sometimes it is even driven from higher up just because managers are aware of things like costs of non-supported hardware/software. But also because developers can decide that the existing technology does not allow for new features.

I worked for a bank that delivered credit card payments in text files which was created from a COBOL system. They could no longer add features which would show up in the records because the COBOL system had reached the maximum record size.
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