Updated: 10/04/2017 by Computer Hope

Downsizing may refer to any of the following:

1. Downsizing is the process of replacing mainframe or minicomputer-based computer system with a network of personal computers. This process is beneficial in that it can increase performance while reducing cost.

2. Downsizing is a term used to describe reducing the number of employees on a company's payroll.

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