Syncsort Unveils Extreme Performance Mainframe Application Modernization Solution

Data Integration Solution Enables Organizations to Significantly Reduce Cost, Time and Complexity of Mainframe Application Modernization Initiatives

Jun 15, 2010, 03:00 ET from Syncsort

MUNICH, June 15 /PRNewswire/ -- TDWI 2010 Europe --

News Facts

  • Syncsort, a global leader in extreme performance data integration and data protection software, today announced a new solution that enables organizations to accelerate their mainframe application modernization initiatives while utilizing fewer resources and dramatically reducing costs.
  • Mainframe application modernization projects have been historically plagued by high failure rates due to the complexity of translating and transforming mainframe data. Mainframe data sources and formats are challenging for IT departments to interpret, manipulate, and convert, and organizations frequently struggle to perform data integration and transformation processes in open systems environments that meet required levels of performance and scalability.
  • Syncsort's mainframe application modernization solution maximizes the success of projects by delivering extreme performance translation of massive amounts of mainframe data to open systems platforms, and transformation capabilities on the open systems platforms.
  • At the core of the solution is Syncsort's DMExpress extreme performance data integration software. DMExpress is the fastest and most resource efficient data integration software available for organizations experiencing exploding data volumes and reduced processing windows.
  • DMExpress' advanced data conversion functionality and robust data transformations speed and simplify mainframe application modernization initiatives, enabling organizations to reduce costs, increase developer productivity, and generate rapid time to value.
  • In addition to DMExpress, the mainframe application modernization solution includes optional professional services and training that build on Syncsort's more than 40 years of mainframe software leadership, offering a level of functionality and experience that is unmatched in the data integration market.
  • Syncsort's mainframe application modernization solution provides support for multiple migration approaches, including re-hosting through partnership agreements.

Supporting Quote

  • "There are a number of business and technology drivers that are motivating companies to rethink the economics of their data and the business value that can be achieved from modernizing their mainframe applications to run on open systems," said W. Sean Ford, Chief Marketing Officer, Syncsort. "Syncsort's mainframe application modernization solution enables organizations to migrate massive amounts of mainframe data faster and with minimal resource utilization to significantly reduce costs, increase business agility and boost bottom line results."  

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About Syncsort

Syncsort is a global software company that helps the world's most successful organizations rethink the economics of data.  Syncsort provides extreme data performance and rapid time to value through easy to use data integration and data protection solutions.  With over 12,000 deployments, Syncsort has transformed decision making and delivered more profitable results to thousands of customers worldwide.  For more information visit:

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