Career change from IT hardware/networking to software development

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Career change
IT careers
Software development
I've been in the IT industry of 20 years, on the hardware/network side, be know I am consider changing my career to move into software development, does anyone have some helpful advice?

Software/Hardware used:
Microsoft

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Twenty years is such a long time; my advice is that you take advantage of the vast experience that you have attained throughout that period. Just do software development as a side-dish. Since you are considering going in the direction of Microsoft, C# and VB.NET would be ideal for you.

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