The increasing volume of CICS transactions and associated costs triggers a double challenge for the companies: how to do better at lesser costs? To answer this need, controlling mainframe applications costs is essential.
The migration of mainframe applications has to be progressive, code portion after code portion, making the project last from 5 to 10 years.
To avoid generating useless overhead costs and putting the company’s activity on hold, the integration between the two worlds must be made without modifying the existing code, in order to remain simple and quick to implement .
The mobility and BYOD phenomena are forcing IT departments to implement a simple and secure mainframe-access solution whilst keeping control of their information systems. Is traditional 3270 emulation 3270 still suitable?