Application Modernization & Connectivity Newsletter: April

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When times are uncertain, it is good to keep current – to get a handle on the world beyond wherever you are working from now. Did You Know is your opportunity for a little ‘lockdown learning’ and a great chance to stay current on everything in the AMC world. Let’s go!

COBOL Results Brochure

Challenging times for everyone, including those relying on COBOL systems for back-end business processes in an evolving digital landscape. Are their infrastructures and applications compatible with the drive for IT transformation? This white paper showcases the key findings of a survey by Micro Focus and analysts Vanson Bourne. Read Modernization: Reimagining COBOL Systems for the Digital Age:

Read the brochure

 #DevDay Video Recordings

 Couldn’t attend a #DevDay event? The Micro Focus BrightTALK channel is a treasure trove of mainframe and COBOL tech sessions and a great way to improve your technical knowledge. So listen and learn, free of charge, from the comfort of wherever you are right now. Choose from Process, Application, and Infrastructure modernization sessions. They’re all this way.

More COBOL News

Catch the interview recently held with COBOL legend Wim Ebbinkhuijsen at a recent COBOL 60 Anniversary Event. Derek Britton presented at the event, and caught up with Wim afterwards to discuss COBOL’s enduring global appeal. Read the blog here.

We also have more COBOL News in these blogs:

  • TechTips: Devs: Want to learn COBOL? Read the blog here.
  • Micro Focus: A Solution to the Skills Issue. Read the blog here.
  • Read all about it! COBOL 2020 Press Commentary – Confidence or Concern? Read the blog here.

Don’t forget to join the COBOL Programmers Facebook group with over 13,000 members for news, articles, and more information regarding the everlasting computer language.

The ABC’s of AMC? 

So what is Micro Focus Application Modernization? We see it as a transformation journey that bridges the tried and trusted to the new and exciting to create value from longstanding IT investments, on or off the mainframe; a way of reusing apps and data to deliver game-changing innovation, faster. See more. Check out our new brochure: Innovation in Modernization – Build on Strength right here.



Don't forget Micro Focus Universe

Micro Focus Universe is now free of charge and taking place entirely online from May 19-21. The event may be virtual, but the benefits are real – learn and build skills from the comfort of your own workspace. Our dedicated AMC sessions put you on track for core business system modernization.

Register here.

Webinar Schedule:

 Reflection for Secure IT Update: What is Next? April 30 @ 11 a.m. ET - Register here.

 DACH Region: #COBOL60 – Shaping the Future of Core Business Applications: May 12 – Register here.

 Reflection for the Web 13.1 Release: May 27 @ 11 a.m. ET Register here.

 Unix to Linux – Net Express to Visual COBOL: May 28 @ 1 p.m. ET. Register here.

Looking for more?

 Contact Us for customer support, community site access, and more. Stay safe – and see you in May!


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