The People Behind #6: Lars Mikaelsson

For this 6th edition of “The People Behind”, Charlotte met with Lars, a key-player in the SDC mainframe migration, the new sales representative of Raincode in Northern Europe and friend of our's. Multiple profiles for this dynamic modernization specialist! Charlotte: Hey Lars, can you introduce yourself to our readers? Lars: So, I am Swedish, of course, living in [...]

By |2016-03-03T14:00:25+02:00March 3rd, 2016|Fun, Raincode|Comments Off on The People Behind #6: Lars Mikaelsson

Technical Debt: Are Organizations Tied Up With Their Mainframes?

In the 2000s, large organizations questioned their dependency on their mainframes and legacy code. At the time, it appeared that a clean break-up would be impossible, or, best case scenario, it would have unbearable consequences. They had to accept to put up with this costly relationship. It is now time to reevaluate this position and [...]

By |2018-08-07T16:39:21+02:00February 4th, 2016|.NET, Mainframe, Rehosting|Comments Off on Technical Debt: Are Organizations Tied Up With Their Mainframes?

Dépendance des Entreprises aux Mainframes: Une Dette Technique ?

  Par Alex Huart, Chief Evangelist Officer chez Raincode   Durant plusieurs décennies, tout le monde s’est posé la question du divorce de l’entreprise avec son mainframe et son code legacy. La désillusion fut grande car il s’est avéré impossible de rompre trente ans de vie commune sans d’insupportables conséquences.   On a donc admis comme [...]

By |2016-02-04T08:18:23+02:00February 4th, 2016|.NET, Mainframe, Technical|Comments Off on Dépendance des Entreprises aux Mainframes: Une Dette Technique ?

The People Behind #5: Yves Jaradin

As many of Raincode employees, Yves Jaradin went straight from college to Raincode. But he had quite an unusual path. Charlotte has met him to talk about his academic background and his passions, mathematics and computer sciences. Charlotte: Let’s start with an easy question: introduce yourself. Just kidding, it’s never easy. Yves: Ah! Ah! My name [...]

By |2016-01-06T08:18:23+02:00January 6th, 2016|Fun, Raincode|Comments Off on The People Behind #5: Yves Jaradin

Meet the Raincode QIX, the CICS Emulator for Windows

What will help you dealing with your CICS screens during a COBOL or a PL/I migration? Let's meet the ideal companion of the PL/I and the COBOL compilers: the Raincode QIX, the CICS emulator. Raincode QIX completes perfectly the Legacy Compilers, when CICS comes into the picture. It supports PL/I, COBOL C# and any other .NET [...]

By |2015-11-18T08:18:25+02:00November 18th, 2015|.NET, CICS|Comments Off on Meet the Raincode QIX, the CICS Emulator for Windows