See the top five benefits for decentralizing your IT department -- and the trade-offs you have to make if you decentralize -- in this episode of Sanity Savers for IT Executives.
Also, take a look at the original article that this episode was based on, the original discussion thread, and last week's video that provided the top five benefits of centralization.
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