future-proof

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future-proof

adj
(of a system, computer, program, etc) guaranteed not to be superseded by future versions, developments, etc
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future-proof

adjzukunftssicher
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We vendor types are fond of referring to this concept as future-proofing, a reference to the steps that organizations can take to better position themselves for what lies ahead.
If you want it to have staying power, you need to think about future-proofing.
In a significant finding, 40 per cent of the businesses that reduced expenditure as a future-proofing measure actually saw a reduction in profit, with more than a quarter (26 per cent) expecting the trend to continue next year.
Brighton and Hove, last year's overall winner, was rated highest for quality of life and future-proofing, but emerged second because of its comparatively poor performance on the environment.