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Why legacy app mod takes careful thought
Today, many legacy application modernization projects are actually migrations to cloud apps. Experts warn that no single tool works for every project. Read Now
While the complexity and costs of maintaining legacy application environments increases, new next-generation technologies, like cloud and mobile, make them less effective. It is no wonder that most CIOs today are exploring app modernization, according to a survey by the professional services firm Capgemini.
So, what can IT do to make a strong case for an application modernization initiative? What does the development of event-driven architecture and cloud migration mean for developers and app managers? And how does SOA -- and even the development of "microservices" -- fit into the modernization process?
Dive into this essential guide to find out. Inside, you'll find a collection of articles, videos, quizzes and other resources that will help you gain an understanding of the modernization landscape, including the major driving forces behind modernization and the important technologies to pay attention to today.
1Application modernization planning
So, you're ready to begin a modernization initiative -- but where do you start? What kinds of guidelines should you follow? Are there any special techniques being used to make modernization easier?
In this section, we'll lay out some of the principles to heed during app modernization and share expert tips for planning an initiative. Read on to learn more.
How app mod integrates SOA principles
SOA principles will swing into full gear when IT portfolio planning aligns with business strategies and organizations realize the benefits of updating legacy applications. Read Now
The future of component binding with application modernization
Learn about the future of component binding, so enterprise architects can monitor the space carefully for developments. Read Now
Innovation spotlight on KillerIT
In this innovation spotlight, learn how KillerIT Application Portfolio helps organizations evaluate application portfolios using data-driven initiatives. Read Now
2What's trending in app modernization?
This video will provide an expert view into how organizations can make any application modernization initiative a true success. Get a better understanding from a user perspective's path to app modernization.
3Testing your app mod knowledge
Test your modernization knowledge and learn what you need to know in order to move your modernization efforts in the right direction.