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What does the New York underground have to do with a legacy system?
What to do when the maintenance costs of a large and powerful legacy system swallow up all available resources? You switch – after investing a lot of money – to a pure maintenance mode. That’s what our customer did, and what New York City underground has doing since 1940! But for our client, however, we solved the problem.
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Legacy systems often come with incredible complexity. How to resolve this for modernisation?
Our goal was not to entirely rewrite our client’s system but a true modernization. We aimed to unlock new, long-run opportunities for our partner. To do that, we had to not only understand the customer’s IT landscape, but also how their business works. Our solution required a scalpel, not a shotgun.
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What is Indiana Jones doing in an article about digital transformation?
How do you “observe” a system that was created ages ago, before “observability” was ever a thing? By performing some archeological work, truly Indiana Jones-style. What that meant for us read in our story about #DX
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How to? Transformation of still vital legacy systems seen as open-heart surgery
Our client was no longer able to map the inflexible legacy system in the face of competition and new regulations on the horizon. The conditions needed a much more agile system. However, the complexity required a step-by-step approach. We had to operate so that the patient would have survived – we had to modernise the system while keeping it alive. It was like an open-heart surgery.
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