New Modern Systems Tech for Oracle DRDA Tackles Mainframe Cost, Integration

New Modern Systems Software Built in Collaboration With Oracle Reduces Costs of Mainframe DB2 Deployments and Removes Risk of Integrating Legacy Data With Modern Oracle Database 12c Environments.

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ATP goes live at Savannah River Operations

ATP is in use at the Department of Energy Savannah River Operations office. Read the case study detailing the Adabas to SQL Server conversion with Natural Replatform in Windows solution.

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Virginia County Requests Proof of Concept to Convert COBOL VSAM to C# Oracle

A county in Virginia is investigating the feasibility of converting COBOL VSAM to C# Oracle while moving from the mainframe to a Unix platform. Modern Systems is currently performing a proof of concept conversion using the automated DB Shuttle technology. Of the 1,550 components originally under scope Modern Systems has discovered only 128 components are actually referenced within the working code.

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Healthcare Provider Plans for IMS Migration with Assessment from Modern Systems

A large health care provider needed to plan and budget for a future migration project of their IMS Databases and applications. Modern Systems performed a complete mainframe assessment of their legacy applications and databases. The results identified more than 50,000 in scope components with over 20 million lines of code. Applications were segregated and data access trends identified. Modern Systems provided comprehensive reports to allow the provider to confidently plan for the upcoming conversion.

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Modern Systems Increases Fortune 100 Customer Base And Adds Large Outsourcing Partner

Modern Systems, the legacy application lifecycle company, announced the addition of another Fortune 100 customer and new partnership with a leading global outsourcer. “In the last month alone, we’ve not only added a significant Fortune 50 customer but launched a new licensing model for partners and signed our first agreement”, explains Modern Systems CEO Matt Bell. “The new customer is a Fortune 50 global logistics firm who was looking to reduce the cost and maintenance cycles of their mainframe applications. Moving from CA GEN and COBOL to Java enabled them to take advantage of a richer development community and extend functionality in a more agile fashion.

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Modern Systems Bags Deal with Jetro Cash and Carry for COBOL to Microsoft Switch

Modern Systems, the legacy application lifecycle company, announced another new customer with Jetro Holdings, LLC. Jetro Holdings, LLC, founded in 1976, is the USA’s leading wholesale provider for grocery retailers and foodservice operators. Jetro Holdings, LLC is the parent company of Restaurant Depot and Jetro Cash and Carry. The company operates over 100 outlets nationwide that provide food and nonfood products under national brands and private labels, including packaging, paper goods, and foodservice equipment.

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Modern Systems Launches Batch Off the Mainframe Service

Modern Systems, the legacy application lifecycle company, announced release of their Batch Off Mainframe service, part of their Portfolio Optimization suite. The Batch Off Mainframe solution is a module of the company’s Portfolio Optimization suite of services. Batch Off Mainframe is a proprietary codebase that enables mainframe processes to be run from off-mainframe infrastructure. Modern Systems’ Batch Off Mainframe service is the first formal offering leveraging these capabilities.

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Modern Systems Announces Service Upgrades and New Delivery Platform

Modern Systems, the global leader in legacy language and database transformation, announced enhancements to its existing services and acknowledged development efforts for a new platform designed to change the way legacy modernization services are delivered.The company has been refining its C# translation services since 2007, but made significant changes to the technology’s latest release. “SQL Server and C# are high-growth target solutions for customers moving away from legacy environments”, says Matt Bell, Modern Systems’ CEO. “The new release focuses on driving business value for customer during the translation process, as well as after the transition is complete.” The new release generates maintainable code designed to make the target environment easier to use and more productive.

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