BPER Banca, one of Italy’s largest banks, has migrated about 30 services from its mainframes to a Linux environment with tools from LzLabs and technical and business support services from CWS. The applications chosen for the first phase of migration control BPER’s front end customer portals, used to manage its retail banking account access.
As the wave of migration of applications to the cloud continues, we sometimes forget that this is not one problem but rather a multitude of problems, each with its own special issues and considerations. That leaves room for companies to dial in on opportunities that the broader solution sets don’t handle. LzLabs is one of those companies targeting a unique enterprise computing niche that many people have forgotten is still out there: mainframes. With us today to talk about LzLabs’ unique position within enterprise cloud migration is Executive Chairman Mark Cresswell.