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adabas to SQL Server

Old Data vs. Big Data:
Moving from ADABAS to SQL Server

Advantages of Moving Data from ADABAS to SQL Server A broad view of organizational data is vital for management reporting, business intelligence, analytics and decision support. […]

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cobol to c#

Three Essentials for Reducing Risk When Migrating from COBOL to C#

Growing maintenance fees, scarcity of trained developers, expected end-of-life announcements, cumbersome deployment processes, platform dependencies – these are just a few reasons companies are migrating from […]

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Canadian Insurance Organization preparing a Roadmap

Modern Systems began a mainframe software assessment with Fujitsu consulting for the benefit of a large Canadian insurance company. The software assessment is being performed using advanced technology from Modern Systems. Language types include COBOL, ADS/Online, ADSA , ULTIM, JCL and more. The organization has used IDMS, DB2 and VSAM in the past and plans to define a roadmap for the future using the Modern Systems assessment process and the Enterprise Application Viewer portfolio management suite.

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Application Modernization Driving 2015 Insurance IT Spend

Application Modernization Driving 2015 Insurance IT Spend

Global insurers are expected to increase annual IT spending by 4.4% to almost $101 billion in 2015, and application modernization is priority #1.

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idms to oracle, idms to sql server

IDMS to Oracle Modernization:
Secrets of the Fortune 1000

Fortune 1000 companies refuse to let legacy nonrelational databases hold them back from Oracle data warehousing and true business intelligence. Here’s how they’re tackling the IDMS to Oracle challenge.

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idms to sql server

IDMS to SQL Server Modernization:
Secrets of the Fortune 1000

Fortune 1000 companies refuse to let legacy nonrelational databases hold them back from SQL Server data warehousing and true business intelligence. Here’s how they’re tackling the IDMS to SQL Server challenge.

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Manufacturer/Retailer eliminates Adabas

Modern Systems completed the cut-over for the mainframe and all Software AG licenses for an east coast manufacturer/retailer. The project included database conversion from Adabas to SQL Server and the replatforming of Natural to the Modern Systems ATP for Natural Windows environment. The new application performs well and provides the same functionality as the former mainframe applications. Both online and batch code is maintained as natural syntax using the advanced developer workbench within ATP. All batch natural syntax is auto-converted to C# within ATP for execution in batch.

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Natural to Java, Natural to C#

Best Practices: Modernizing Natural to Java

Spend a few minutes browsing automated conversion solutions online and you’ll quickly realize that not all are created equal. The success of any Natural to Java […]

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