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State Government Agency Takes the Plunge with Mainframe Assessment

A US state government agency is currently operating a Natural/ADABAS and COBOL/CICS shop and wants to begin the process of moving to a modern C# and SQL Server environment.

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Moving to Microsoft: Mainframe Assessment Kicks Off Modernization Journey

A nation-wide automotive repair company has selected Modern Systems to begin their journey from a legacy mainframe environment running COBOL, CICS, and VSAM to a modern environment harnessing the power of C# and SQL Server.

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Money For Nothing: Why COBOL Conversion Projects Fail

Successful COBOL conversion is all about managing risk- of staying on legacy systems as well as the risk involved in moving to new ones. We asked two […]

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QA: The Make-or-Break of Mainframe Modernization

Having incredible Quality Assurance is like watching a movie with great special effects. If the mainframe modernization experience is flawless, then everyone has done a great […]

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Money For Nothing: Why Mainframe Modernization Projects Fail

Mainframe modernization is all about managing risk- of staying on legacy systems as well as the risk involved in moving to new ones. We asked two of […]

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Large Canadian Telco Teams Up With Modern Systems For Mainframe Assessment

A large Canadian telecommunications carrier has teamed up with Modern Systems to undergo a mainframe assessment in order to allow them to begin planning for the future of their applications. Their current mainframe environment houses applications are written in COBOL, PL/1, and Assembler. The data is stored in DB2, IMS-DB, and VSAM. In addition, they use both IMS-DC and CICS transaction processing environments.

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Mainframe Modernization Scope Creep: Tips for Avoiding A Silent Killer

The expansion of a project outside of the planned objectives is an inherent part of most IT projects- and mainframe modernization is no different. Scope creep is a leading cause of project failure when handled poorly. Pratik Dalal, one of our most experienced project managers, stopped by to give us some tips on how you can avoid deadline delay and budget shortage associated with scope creep.

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Money For Nothing: Why COBOL to .Net Conversion Projects Fail

Successful COBOL to .Net conversion is all about managing risk- of staying on legacy systems as well as the risk involved in moving to new ones. We asked […]

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