ATERAS® Announces Successful Conversion of Natural Adabas to C# SQL Server for Florida State Agency Eliminating SAG License Fees
DALLAS, Sept. 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — ATERAS, a leading provider of solutions for legacy migration and modernization, announces the successful mainframe migration of the Natural Adabas applications for a Florida State Agency. They needed a fast, efficient way to migrate their Natural Adabas Applications, without any impact to the user environment and without any loss in functionality. ATERAS will be demonstrating migration solutions for Adabas Natural at the Gartner Symposium ITxpo in Orlando, FL, October 22-25 in Booth 246.
ATERAS leveraged the efficiencies of its automated tool suite to assess and convert several mission critical Natural Adabas and DB2 applications to new C# SQL Server Windows-based applications. The C# applications now process against SQL Server and the existing DB2 database.
ATERAS transformed the applications in 5 months (from start to production deployment) using its automated tool suite and proven delivery methodology for the project. The solution included an automated assessment and automated conversion of the Database, Data and Application code. The applications and databases were converted with 100% functional equivalency. The end result is a quality solution with an n-tier architecture that is easy to maintain and has high performance in the new Microsoft.NET environment.
“The Florida State agency needed a fast, efficient, proven transformation solution to migrate off the mainframe to a Windows environment. Our DB-Shuttle technology migrates Natural Adabas clients off the mainframe to Windows without impact to the business,” said Scott Miller, CEO, President, ATERAS.
The mainframe migration to the Microsoft .NET framework, eliminated all costs associated with the mainframe, and Software AG licenses improving computing efficiencies, and enabling lower cost, higher quality, and easier maintainability of State’s IT systems.
ATERAS has supported global enterprises for over 28 years, offering state-of-the art services that exploit automation for transforming legacy applications and databases into modern technologies using patent-pending automated conversion and modernization, Re-Hosting technologies (DB-Shuttle(TM) & eav(TM) suite, ATP (TM)). ATERAS’ Application Portfolio Management (APM) solutions and Application code understanding range from Assessments of existing IT environments, enterprise field expansion, and COBOL/Natural workbenches to automated documentation tools. Information at: www.ateras.com
Richard Chance, EVP
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