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Need help to justiy 'Why I've to move to ASP.NET from ASP Classic'

Posted By:      Posted Date: April 10, 2011    Points: 0   Category :Windows Application

I'm in currently maintain Student Management System. This system was developed using ASP Classic last 8 years ago.  I've plan to re-develop the system using ASP.NET. As a result, I need to request a budget from management. My boss is a layman.

I hope somebody can give me the justification for the layman.

Need help

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