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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 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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Modern Systems Wraps Up Successful POC With Large US Distributor

Modern Systems just wrapped up a successful proof of concept (POC) for a large distributor in the United States. Armed with peace of mind and a demonstration of Modern Systems’ capabilities, our client can move to the next phase of their modernization with confidence.

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Modern Systems Meets Major Project Milestone with US Media Company

Modern Systems and a large US-based media organization have been engaging in the conversion of a massive legacy system responsible for order management and billing. The system consisted primarily of COBOL and VSAM, and our customer wished to migrate away from the mainframe to a modern environment running Java with Oracle DB.

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Modern Systems & Global QA Partner Bring Welcome Change to Insurance Firm

Modern Systems partnered with a large quality assurance testing company to modernize part of a massive system for a North American insurance company. Modern Systems converted the existing COBOL code to Java as part of a larger modernization project, then turned it over to our partner for testing and implementation within the context of the larger system. The insurer will continue to make changes to the Java and re-engineer the code as they see fit as time goes on. They chose Modern Systems for the legacy modernization work because of the maintainability of our automated conversion solution’s output. The end goal was to reduce dependency on COBOL knowledge, allow for reduced cost of change, and provide better scalability, portability, and flexibility. Modern Systems successfully moved the insurer from the mainframe COBOL-based platform to a mid-range Java-based platform.

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