Analyst Reports, White Papers, and More
LzLabs provides many information resources, from analyst reports to white papers and more, to help you learn about our solutions:
- Analyst Reports provide a unique perspective about the industry, current trends, and future directions. These reports, written by industry professionals, offer insight into best practices and considerations.
- White Papers provide valuable insight into a specific topic or area of interest within our industry. These papers often provide a high-level overview about the issues and important considerations.
- Technical References provide a deeper focus on an area of interest from a technical perspective. These documents provide technical details about our solutions and related environment considerations.
Elevating Applications to the 3rd Platform: Migrating Mission-Critical Workloads to x86 and Linux
This report describes how trends like digital transformation (DX) and Big Data are creating new challenges for European organizations and what infrastructure considerations they need to take to remain competitive.
Different approaches to datacenters and applications are discussed, as well as the growing importance of Linux as the operating system (OS) of choice for developers.
LzLabs’ Unique Approach Could Reinvigorate the Mainframe Migration Market
Gartner summarises how organizations must actively decide to migrate off the mainframe or invest in the modernization of this key platform, including its participation in modern agile development and DevOps paradigms.
Why Source Code Dependency is a Challenge for Mainframe Workload Re-hosting
Mark Cresswell, CEO of LzLabs, discusses how the traditional approach to mainframe re-hosting – involving recompilation of source code – is fraught with issues that often render projects costly and unsuccessful. He summarises the benefits of an alternative, software-defined approach that enables migration of mainframe workload and data to open systems, without recompilation.
The Evolution of Mainframe Transactional Processing Through Containerization & the Cloud
Didier Durand, Chief Product Officer, Jan Jaeger, Chief Software Architect and Dale Vecchio, Chief Marketing Officer, LzLabs, discuss the benefits of re-hosting mainframe applications in containerized environments and the cloud.
This paper discusses how, using a Software Defined Mainframe, organizations will be able to evolve from existing workload architectures to container and cloud-based models, and finally microservices.
A Graceful Path to Legacy Modernization
Mark Cresswell, CEO, and Dale Vecchio, CMO of LzLabs, discuss the power of transforming mainframe application programs to new languages, the dangers inherent in such a project, and customers’ opportunity to start a graceful, incremental modernization journey with LzLabs.
IDC: Migrating Mainframe Applications & Data to Open Infrastructures & the Cloud
IDC discusses how organizations must move beyond the transformation of peripheral applications – which can lead to siloed innovation – and integrate core applications and data with modern development and deployment approaches.