Modern Systems increases ROI & Application Efficiency at Media Giant

Modern Systems, the leader in helping enterprise organizations modernize their existing application environment in alignment with business strategy, announced completion of a major legacy modernization project with a national media powerhouse based in New York. After several years of hard work, the last remaining application running on the IBM Mainframe system has been retired. The legacy application environment consisted primarily of COBOL and VSAM, and by harnessing the power of Modern Systems’ Automated Conversion service, was transformed into a modern environment running Java and an Oracle database.

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Modern Systems & BMC Bring Digital Transformation to Legacy Systems

Modern Systems, the leader in helping enterprise organizations modernize their existing application environment in alignment with business strategy, today announced its rapidly expanding partnership with digital transformation experts, BMC.

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European Government Entity Brings In Modern Systems To Retire Big Iron

Modern Systems has been selected by a department within a large European government entity to modernize part of their legacy mainframe environment, taking them a step closer to a complete migration away from big iron. The legacy system is comprised of applications written primarily in COBOL with an IDMS and flat file data tier.

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Logistics Firm Chooses Modern Systems
to Shine A Light On Legacy Systems

A large logistics firm in the United States has teamed up with Modern Systems to engage in an initial assessment of their legacy environment consisting primarily of COBOL, IMS, and DB2. A Mainframe Assessment includes full definition of the goals and areas of concentration prior to data collection. Modern Systems will use our DB-Shuttle® automation technology to perform a very detailed, targeted assessment of the entire mainframe environment. This assessment will provide the ability to fully define a modernization project plan including assignments, responsibilities, timeframes, and costs.

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Modern Systems Cuts Batch Processing Time By 90% For American Media Company

Situations such as the introduction of latency through data access are universal, they come with the territory, and without the experience and expertise of a professional modernization team, remediation can be incredibly difficult. Here at Modern Systems, we have run into and resolved varieties of this issue a number of times, most recently with a large American media company.

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Modern Systems Kicks Off Modernization Initiative for US Government Entity

As many a Gartner analyst will attest, COBOL modernization is becoming a high priority for the US government.  The ability to reduce costs while enabling data and business process integration is necessary for modernization of the country’s IT infrastructure and for the nation’s security.

Modern Systems has completed the first stage of our Automated Conversion process, the Legacy Assessment, for a large US government entity.

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Modern Systems Wraps Up Legacy Systems Assessment For US Government Entity

Modern Systems just wrapped up a large legacy systems assessment for a US government entity. The results of the assessment will act as the foundation for a broader set of legacy modernization projects. Our experts were tasked with assessing and evaluate their existing mainframe systems by performing discovery, analysis and documentation of the application components (code, programs, procedures, maps, languages and databases) revealing and categorizing all dependencies across applications. The objective was to reveal and categorize uses, unused, duplicate, standalone, and missing components so the customer could get an estimate the cost and support services to complete a refactoring of these applications.

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Modern Systems Wrapping Up Massive Modernization for Global IT Company

Modern Systems has been diligently working with a global information technology company headquartered in the United States to complete a massive legacy modernization project in recent months. The system being modernized was originally written in COBOL with ADABAS and after modernization to Java with Oracle, will be sold as a SaaS offering to customers of the firm.

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