Challenges of retiring legacy applications

Where ever you turn in the technology arena there are hundreds of stories about how organizations are trying to gain competitive advantage by using digital technology and in most cases, it is moving applications to the cloud. However, and it is a huge however, the IT...

Documentation Is Critical To Success

Ever since companies started writing computer programs the developers have complained about Documentation. The production of documentation has been seen as boring and tedious and the developers fail to understand its value. Now, when trying to move from the old,...

From Legacy to Microservices

If we look back we started creating applications by including every business rule related to a particular business area into a single application. It didn’t matter if functionality had already been written in one application, it would more than likely, be replicated...

Legacy Applications In Government

This article is a really good description of the issues that the government faces in dealing with its thousands of legacy applications. Click Here to read. It has, however, missed some of the most basic issues that face not only government but any organization when...