Proof Points For Mainframe Application Migration

Answering The Classic Clash Question: "Should I Stay Or Should I Go?"

September 28th, 2011
With contributor:
Mike Gilpin


Previous Forrester research outlined a framework for deciding whether migrating your applications from the mainframe platform makes sense by identifying the factors that enter into a well-reasoned and rounded decision. We asked the COBOL ecosystem vendors for their largest available reference customers and interviewed them to determine the drivers of migration activity, where migration is currently happening, where it is feasible, and where the complexity and size of the application ecosystem erode feasibility.

Want to read the full report?

This report is available for individual purchase ($1495).

Forrester helps business and technology leaders use costumer obsession to accelerate growth. That means empowering you to put the costumer at the center of everything you do: your leadership strategy, and operations. Becoming a costumer-obsessed organization requires change — it requires being bold. We give business and technology leaders the confidence to put bold into action, shaping and guiding how to navigate today's unprecedented change in order to succeed.