Workshop ‘ application modernization – ‘ application modernization strategies, methods, and best practices “on March 28 and 29, 2011 in Leipzig Leipzig, 09.02.2011: application landscapes in software-intensive companies are characterized by a mix of applications that are located in different States in the life cycle. There are new and modern, less new but proven and in the days of applications that exist already for many years in the portfolio. Each application eventually reached the end of their lifecycle: maintenance is becoming increasingly difficult, the know-how is leaving the company, obsolete technology and architecture, adjustments are more difficult and error-prone, the operation of the application is becoming increasingly expensive. It is therefore important to plan the modernisation of applications in a timely manner. Are different issues from the application portfolio management: when is the right time for an upgrade? What to do: develop, redevelop or buy a standard products? How to avoid the everything, what the old application also could “effect? How do you modernize? How to structure migration tasks? How it interfaces with other systems, how integrated man makes sense? As it shows that such projects are economically useful? Of the 28 / 29.03.2011 04103 Leipzig will be held in the Conference rooms of the software forums Leipzig GmbH, block 16, a workshop on the topic of application modernization. Practitioners of software-intensive companies there report their experiences and examine current trends and developments in this area. Large blocks of discussion make for a real exchange of experience among the participants. The lectures: Dr.
Christian Piwetz (E.ON IT GmbH): upgrading a growing application landscape – step by step approach or big bang Dr. Markus Spindler (Raiffeisen Switzerland cooperative): evolve, new make or buy? -Why in the software Geriatrics often only the hip is replaced and not the whole Grandpa Dr. Markus Pizka (itestra GmbH) Dr. Peter Bosse (insurance Chamber Bavaria): systematic “optimize – modernization is more than”New in technology X”Prof. Dr. Michele Lanza (University of Lugano): software visualization in the practice of Michael Lutschewitz (KAISER + KRAFT GmbH): software modernization in the concept – a practice report from a current project approach to learn more about the event: goto/anmo contact person: Sven Seiffert project tutorial events” phone: 03 41 / 124 55 – 60 E-Mail: about the software forums Leipzig: Leipzig software forums, Solarpraxis are a spin-off from the University of Leipzig for software-intensive companies. In close cooperation with renowned universities and research institutions offer modern know-how for the development of software in various event formats, report on results from the international research scene and show best practices. Is aimed at technical and senior management moderated Exchange in the industry and promoted.