What exactly is Mainframe Modernization?
Modernization is the continuous evolution of IT infrastructure and operations toward a centrally supported framework, enabling upgrades, migrations, new technology introductions and rapid adoption of change with a minimal impact on day-to-day operations and service delivery.
Application Object Mining
Entails an automatic, thorough top down, bottom up audit of enterprise applications providing the transparency required for making objective strategic decisions for individual applications or the entire suite. Organizations or any IT departments can use different type of methodologies like a complete Application Portfolio Management or a simple discovery that analyzes workload profiles and determines the operating behavior of the current environment. helps to discover a correct strategic framework that will enable establish main goals, including guideposts for modernization The outcome is a thorough migration plan and ROI forecast
Data and Data Base Modernization
Entails the migration of VSAM and Sequential data, as well as Hierarchical databasees into Relational Databases, whilst retaining 100% the logic, hence requiring ZERO modification to applications.
Entails the iterative transfer of enterprise applications and databases onto a more efficient environment, culminating in a complete platform re-hosting- Application language Conversion: Means the recreation of applications in more modern, efficient, open and compatible development languages.
Entails the decoupling of Mainframe applications and databases from the legacy operating systems and resources, and plugging them into open, more efficient environments such as Windows, UNIX and Linux.