It’s tempting to avoid investing money in a system that appears to be working just fine. Who cares if you start the car with a butter knife as long as it still works, right? But what happens when the patchwork clunker does go belly up? It’s a ridiculous example, but are you sure it’s not how you view your technology investments? Business IT infrastructures get more complex every year, and if your maintenance philosophy is “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it,” chances are you’ve got an expensive future ahead of you.