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Modern Systems Awarded Conversion of IMS COBOL to Oracle Java by Large U.S. Manufacturer

Modern Systems has engaged in a project with a large manufacturer to eliminate their dependence on an aging mainframe environment. Modern Systems is using its expertise and automated technology to convert IMS databases to an Oracle database residing on a Java Enterprise Edition platform. Legacy application code will be converted from COBOL and IMS-DC to object-oriented Java.

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European Banking Giant Completes Mainframe Assessment with Modern Systems

Modern Systems completed the mainframe assessment for a large European Banking customer, providing the bank with a full roadmap for their IMS to DB2 conversion. The bank is now able to engage in additional resource and calendar planning for a full conversion from COBOL IMS-DC and IMS-DB to COBOL DB2. The assessment was successful and uncovered a series of additional refinement tasks that the Bank would like to perform after the conversion to DB2 is complete.

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Large International Health Agency Replatforms Natural and ADABAS with Modern Systems

Modern Systems (NASDAQ: MDSY) announced successful replacement of a large international health agency’s Software AG Adabas Natural applications. The solution replaced the Adabas databases with SQL Server databases and uses the Modern Systems advanced Application Transparency Platform (ATP®) tool suite to allow continued development and maintenance of the agency’s Natural syntax in Windows.

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European Banking Giant to Undergo IMS Assessment with Modern Systems

A large European bank has selected Modern Systems to perform a detailed IMS assessment so that the proper scope can be defined for a possible automated conversion effort. This mainframe assessment will include automated collection and inventory, analysis, and measurement of all software and database components in the current environment. The assessment begins with a question-and-answer session and ends with the presentation of findings and plans for a successful modernization effort.

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Modern Systems to Announce Third Quarter 2015 Results on Tuesday, November 17, 2015

ModSys International Ltd. (“Modern Systems”) (NASDAQ: MDSY) announced today that it will report its third quarter 2015 financial results on Tuesday, November 17, 2015. The company’s management team will host a conference call to discuss the results at 4:30 p.m. EST/1:30 p.m. PST. The call can be accessed by dialing 1-888-401-4668 within the United States, or via local US number 1-719-325-2452, if calling internationally, approximately five minutes prior to its scheduled commencement. The participant code for the call is 5336488.

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Modern Systems Tapped For Massive Mainframe Assessment

A large U.S. insurance provider has been working for several years to replace their core policy applications with new applications operating on non-mainframe platforms. Modern Systems was engaged to perform a Mainframe Assessment to ensure that all required applications and subsystems on the mainframe were replaced with new applications prior to decommissioning it.

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Global Aerospace Giant to Engage Modern Systems for IMS Data Archiving Proof of Concept

A global aerospace manufacturer is undergoing a proof of concept with Modern Systems for the preservation of former IMS mainframe data in an Oracle database. Modern Systems will use its automated technology to generate a replacement database for the sample consisting of 3 DBDs with 12 segments, deliver the proof of concept to the customer, and aid in developing a project plan for the larger data archive initiative.

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Natural Replatforming with the Application Transparency Platform

Although infrastructure costs and a shrinking talent pool of capable developers are the top reasons companies give us for modernizing their Natural applications, the complexities beneath […]

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