Application Modernization & Connectivity Newsletter: March

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Let’s talk languages…

So, COBOL turned 60. But how relevant is the mainframe-focused programming language of business today? A Micro Focus-commissioned survey by pollsters Vanson Bourne checked the digital readiness of those running COBOL systems on different servers and platforms.





Three Hot Takes: The big take-outs from the Survey. So, what do 92% of COBOL users agree on….?

COBOL Initial Survey Results Webinar: Download the link for a deep dive into the Survey data.

COBOL at 60: A Living Legend Whitepaper: Join the thousands of readers asking the same question…Does the business world still need COBOL?

There’s still time!

Take the Survey to participate in the Big COBOL Survey – it’s still open, and COBOL needs your help for the future!

A World of Webinars

TechTips: Serverless Computing for the Cloud: March 25, 2020 @ 11 a.m. EST. Want your COBOL applications participating in the end-to-end development lifecycle? Could serverless cloud computing and Continuous Delivery help? Register here.

How it Fits: Connecting New Tech Trends to the Mainframe: March 31, 2020 @ 11 a.m. EST. Can new innovations such as Robotic Process Automation and Multi-Factor Authentication work with the mainframe? Register here.

Customer Briefing Webinar: Verastream Host Integrator 7.8 Release: April 2, 2020 @ 11 a.m. EST. VHI 7.8 is putting mainframe and host applications and data to work in new ways. Learn more. Register here.

TechTips: Scale your Architecture and Performance with Enterprise Server: April 16, 2020 @ 11 a.m. EST - New capabilities enable users to rehost, operate and manage mainframe applications in a multi-server environment.  Register here.

Mainframe Access & Security

Get protected and connected with Modern Mainframe Access and Security – discover how we can help with everything from advanced authentication for the mainframe, cloud-based zero-footprint host access, automated testing, and RPA.

Be sure to read our blog, The Mainframe – but not as you know it, to discover:

  1. Why modern mainframe access matters
  2. How to secure access to the mainframe
  3. Centrally managed access to critical host applications

Virtual Events

 Change of plans - Micro Focus Universe is going VIRTUAL! We are excited to bring you the same content, conversations and interactive online experience. You can join us from the comfort of your office or home, for free! Expect in-depth learning, new technology, and to hear from industry experts.

Register for the Application Modernization & Connectivity track that will showcases our COBOL, mainframe, and host connectivity solutions to focus on mainframe modernization and enabling the transition to the cloud.

Register right here and #StopTheSpread

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