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It’s Time to Fall in Love with Legacy Apps All Over Again

Complacency set in. You’ve been joined at the hip for years and have a dependency. But you’ve ignored them. Forgotten them. Now, you hardly know them. There’s a gap, a knowledge gap. It’s time to re-establish a relationship and fall in love all over again. Legacy...

Less Talk, More Action on Legacy Apps

It’s time to act and start addressing the technical deficit of Legacy Windows Server applications Not sure why IT became so clogged with Legacy Windows Server applications? It could be because: outsourcing became a trend in the Great Recession of 2008; turnover of IT...

Using AI to Move Legacy Windows Server Applications

Artificial Intelligence (AI) has been around for decades, but perhaps has never been more in the press than now. Recent breakthroughs in the field show that we can use AI to move legacy Windows Server applications to modern, faster, and secure servers.

The Final Countdown for WS2008! 100 Days, 99, …

By the time this blog is published, there will be fewer than 100 working days before the end of Extended Support for WS2008 on January 14, 2020. Wow, time flies. Are you still running WS2008 in production? If you’re concerned about the impending lack of support for...

The App Migration Journey

Moving Windows Server Apps Forward to a Better Place You have a business-critical Windows Server application, and an IT “expert” tells you that the server needs upgrading and the app must move. You instantly feel uneasy. Yes, the server’s old, the operating system is...

Stop Falling Prey to the Security Breach Hype-Cycle

There’s a clear pattern each time an IT security breach hits the news. The breach happens, and the tweets, blogs, emails, and phone calls start arriving from antivirus and security vendors. It’s almost as if they were waiting, like they’re delighted that it happened....

State Matters

Why a Stateful Re-Install of Legacy Applications on Modern Servers is Always the Best, First Step Install scripts are missing, developers are gone, application owners have left, and new owners don’t understand their applications. If you don’t discover and inherit the...