Continuous Integration and Legacy Applications

By: Peter Marquez, EVP Sales and Marketing

4-steps-to-CII had a meeting with a prospective client in the retail industry recently. She was telling me about a strategic legacy system that had been put into production 15 years before she had joined the company: “We thought we were going to re-engineer it with a more modern technology. We really did allocate dollars for the project. But we realized there’s no business reason to re-write that application. It works, and unlike some of our newer systems, it doesn’t generate headaches.”

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eCube Announces RISC to x86 Migration Path for Strategic Entera Systems with NXTera and ARMx86

eCube recently announced the availability of ARMx86, our methodology and service offering for migrating Entera RISC applications to NXTera on x86 platforms.  Applying our proven ARM (Assess, Remediate and Modernize) process reduces the complexity involved in re-platforming RISC based applications and provides plug and play interoperability between Entera and NXTera.

For more information, please refer to our press release.

eCube Announces 32 bit to 64 bit Migration Path for Strategic and Legacy Systems with ARM64

eCube Systems announced the availability of ARM64, its methodology and service offering for migrating 32 bit applications to 64 bit operation.  We have been able to quickly and effectively deliver updated 64 bit systems to clients in healthcare and banking by applying our proven ARM (Assess, Remediate and Modernize) methodology to 64 bit migration.

For more information, please refer to our press release.

eCube Systems Announces NXTware Remote Support for Eclipse 4.3, Code Name Kepler, and Java 1.7

Powerful Eclipse-based Integrated Development Environment allows developers to focus on creating business value by automating and simplifying time-consuming tasks.

Houston, Texas (PRWEB) March 28, 2014

eCube Systems, a leading provider of remote development tools and middleware solutions, announced that NXTware Remote, the popular OpenVMS and Unix/Linux Remote Development Environment, now supports Eclipse 4.3, code name Kepler, and Java 1.7, which is critical for NXTware Remote Studio.

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Cal Selects NXTware Remote, an Eclipse-based IDE from eCube Systems, to Modernize Large OpenVMS Development Team

eCube announced that Cal (Israel Credit Cards Ltd.) chose eCube and its NXTware Remote product to modernize their business critical COBOL development environment. Cal modernized its development environment and enriched the capabilities of their large development team by replacing their legacy development tools with NXTware Remote, a cross-platform remote development platform.

For more information please refer to our press release or watch Cal’s video testimonial.

Protecting your Greatest Assets and Limiting Risk During an OpenVMS Transition Part One: Your Development Team

Senior IT development managers often tell us there are two things at the top of their list of most valuable assets: their proprietary business logic – the smarts at the heart of their strategic business applications – and their people – developers who uniquely combine their business knowledge and expertise with technical know-how.

As IT managers around the world try to understand what HP’s 2020 support road map for OpenVMS means for their organizations, they now realize that these important assets –their business logic and technical know-how — are at risk.

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eCube Systems Announces Complete 64 bit Support in NXTera 64

eCube announced the immediate availability of NXTera 6.4 (or NXTera 64), a high performance RPC middleware.  NXTera 64 has added full support for 64 bit architectures in OpenVMS, Windows, Unix and Linux. At the same time, it continues to offer an easy upgrade path for Entera applications as well as Web Services and .NET interoperability for legacy applications built on languages such as FORTRAN.

For more information, please refer to our press release.