2020 Mainframe Modernization Report

What does the future hold for mainframe applications?

The 2020 Mainframe Modernization Business Barometer Report explores the global trends in the mainframe market, the challenges facing organizations and the case for application modernization. Chuka Umunna shares insight into the impact of legacy applications on government organizations.

Chapter Overview

State of Business

Mainframes are essential in today’s global business landscape – with many organizations relying on them to run business critical applications. We explore the current pressures and trends affecting them.

Motivations for Change

As technology evolves, the appetite to modernize the underpinning mainframes increases. We explore why there is a need to modernize legacy systems and importantly, the consequence of doing nothing.

Accelerating Innovation

What is certain is that modernization is high on the agenda. We share insights into the benefits that have been recognized from modernizing and what you could expect to gain.


A review of why it is essential to collaborate with senior leadership in order to move forward, plan and complete modernization programs.

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Motivations for Change 60% fail to modernize image
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2020 Mainframe Modernization Business Barometer Report

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