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News: Startup OpenLegacy Open Sources App Modernization Tool


A company called OpenLegacy is beginning to gain momentum with a suite of free and open source tools for modernizing IBM i and z/OS applications. Besides giving away most of its technology (it charges for support in its professional edition), the company is also unique with its API-driven approach to giving older apps new life with Web, mobile, and cloud interfaces.

OpenLegacy was founded in Israel about a year ago with the goal of helping organizations expose their IBM i and z/OS assets in new and useful ways. The company's CEO and co-founder, Romi Stein, is a former IBMer and its COO, Hans Otharsson, worked previously at Softw are AG, and they were in New York City recently to drum up interest in the venture-based company and its unique business model.

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Created at 2/21/2015 12:43 PM by Debra Mendes
Last modified at 2/21/2015 12:43 PM by Debra Mendes