Hidden Benefit 6

download the whitepaper Understanding legacy code isn't easy, but certain languages are definitely more difficult than others.  Assembler is one of the most difficult to understand and maintain. Raincode's Assembler compiler brings Assembler code to life in Visual Studio, clearly illustrating the control flow from instruction to instruction and giving [...]

By |2018-10-30T12:08:30+00:00October 29th, 2018|.NET, CICS, Compilers, Mainframe, Migration, Raincode, Rehosting, Technical, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Hidden Benefit 5

download the whitepaper Your legacy code is a burden.  Licensing fees aside, maintaining COBOL in a legacy environment without a developer friendly UI is holding you back. Raincode's Visual Studio plug-in fulfills your need of a modern development environment that extends the C# experience to your legacy code. [...]

By |2018-10-30T12:07:36+00:00October 29th, 2018|.NET, CICS, Compilers, Mainframe, Migration, Raincode, Rehosting, Technical, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Hidden Benefit 4

download the whitepaper Brilliant, young developers are not looking for jobs developing mainframe applications in COBOL. A modern infrastructure with the ability to develop in modern languages and work with the latest technologies is the only way to attract the talent that will make your business succeed. Migrating [...]

By |2018-10-30T12:06:36+00:00October 25th, 2018|.NET, CICS, Compilers, Mainframe, Migration, Raincode, Rehosting, Technical, Uncategorized|0 Comments

7 things I wish I knew before migrating my first IBM mainframe

Even in (relatively) small volumes, HLASM is a serious problem In most mainframe shops, the volume of HLASM code is small compared to COBOL or PL/I. Even so, as little as 30’000 lines of assembler code will cause unexpected delays and budget overruns. If one considers rewriting it, reverse engineering its behavior requires [...]

By |2018-07-18T14:32:16+00:00October 11th, 2017|Compilers, Mainframe, Migration, Raincode, Rehosting|0 Comments