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Modernizing Applications? Consider the Cloud.

During the planning phase of a legacy modernization project, you typically select and size your target deployment platform. If you have chosen a standard operating system, your target type may not be in question, but this is a...

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Expert Advice: Are You Ready for Application Re-architecture?

Before embarking on a legacy modernization initiative, it’s important to select the migration approach that best fits your budget, timeframe and goals. If your application logic and data structures no longer meet your business...

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Anatomy of an Application Modernization Project

One of the most common questions I get asked is "How long will the application modernization process take?” Of course the answer depends on the scope of the project—how much code needs to be re-hosted versus transformed, and how...

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Six Mistakes to Avoid on Your Modernization Journey

When it’s done right, modernizing legacy applications can be a rewarding process. However, potential mishaps can crop up during any major IT endeavor. Below are some of the most common mistakes organizations make, as well as tips...

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Accelerating Application Modernization at Airlines Reporting Corporation

In a previous post, we discussed the importance of conducting thorough present state analysis before building an application modernization roadmap. But just how beneficial can this first step be? Airlines Reporting Corporation’s...

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Three Questions to Ask Before Beginning a Modernization Project

If you’re about to start a legacy application modernization project, it’s critical to make sure you have a solid plan. Find out by asking some key questions that will save a lot of time and money down the road. 1. Whether you...

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Focus on the Modernization End Goal

Establishing a clear and realistic end goal is the key to building a successful roadmap. This is certainly true for any legacy application modernization endeavor. Although IT leaders want to transform their IT structure quickly,...

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Modernization Roadmap Starts with “A” for “Assessment”

When embarking on a project, whether short or long term, it’s always tempting to focus on the end goal. After all, when everyone involved (vendors, IT, business line stakeholders, etc.) understands the destination, it increases...

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Legacy Modernization 101

As cloud, mobility and big data continue to gain steam, making the most of your legacy applications can feel a lot like operating with albatross around your neck.  However, this doesn’t mean it’s time to jump ship. Instead, consider...

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