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CA Gen to .NET

Three Essentials for Reducing Risk
When Migrating from CA Gen to C#

Whether migrating management support systems, operations infrastructure or reporting applications, the CA Gen to C# modernization process can be highly complex, risky, expensive and time consuming. […]

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IMS to DB2 Conversion: How It Works

Data is one of the largest assets in any business. Accelerating an organization’s ability to share and deliver trusted information is essential to the success of that business. Over 95% of Fortune 1000 companies use IMS, but this old favorite is now squarely in the crosshairs of a big data rivalry.

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ims to oracle, adabas conversion

How It Works: IMS to Oracle Data Migration

Over 95% of Fortune 1000 companies use IMS, but this old favorite is now squarely in the crosshairs of a big data rivalry.

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VSAM to DB2

How To: VSAM to DB2 Conversion

Don’t let VSAM stand in the way of your DB2 data warehouse. Here’s how to get VSAM data into DB2 the right way.

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10 Commandments of Successful Mainframe Migration

Companies worldwide are targeting the mainframe as an opportunity to reduce IT cost.  Rapid, low-risk mainframe migrations to distributed environments are becoming common stories in well-run […]

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Canadian Insurance Organization preparing a Roadmap

Modern Systems began a mainframe software assessment with Fujitsu consulting for the benefit of a large Canadian insurance company. The software assessment is being performed using advanced technology from Modern Systems. Language types include COBOL, ADS/Online, ADSA , ULTIM, JCL and more. The organization has used IDMS, DB2 and VSAM in the past and plans to define a roadmap for the future using the Modern Systems assessment process and the Enterprise Application Viewer portfolio management suite.

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Application Modernization Driving 2015 Insurance IT Spend

Global insurers are expected to increase annual IT spending by 4.4% to almost $101 billion in 2015, and application modernization is priority #1.

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idms to oracle, idms to sql server

IDMS to Oracle Modernization:
Secrets of the Fortune 1000

Fortune 1000 companies refuse to let legacy nonrelational databases hold them back from Oracle data warehousing and true business intelligence. Here’s how they’re tackling the IDMS to Oracle challenge.

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