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Success Story – Yorkshire Building Society Group migrates their Enterprise Mortgage and Savings application on HP-UX to COBOL-IT

INDUSTRY :

Financial Services

APPLICATION :

Online and Batch Programs

SOLUTION :

COBOL-IT® Compiler Suite Enterprise Edition

COBOL-IT Developer Studio

PREVIOUS ENVIRONMENT :

HP Integrity BL 860c i4

HP Integrity BL 870c

HP vPar on Integrity BL 870c i4

HP-UX 11.31

Oracle Forms

Oracle Tuxedo 12cR1 for HP-UX Itanium (32-bit)

Oracle 11g 64-bit PL/SQL Release 11.2.0.4.0

NEW ENVIRONMENT :

HP Integrity BL 860c i4

HP Integrity BL 870c

HP vPar on Integrity BL 870c i4

HP-UX 11.31

Oracle Forms

Oracle Tuxedo 12cR1 for HP-UX Itanium (32-bit)

Oracle 11g 64-bit PL/SQL Release 11.2.0.4.0

COBOL-IT Compiler Suite Enterprise Edition

PREVIOUS COBOL :

Please contact COBOL-IT for more information

MIGRATION PARTNERS :

HPE

COBOL-IT

Yorkshire Building Society Group moved its mortgage and savings application to COBOL-IT, serving over 3 million online customers and 4500 end-users.

“We required a high-performance COBOL alternative that we could plug and play with Oracle Forms, Oracle Tuxedo, and Oracle Database 11g on HP-UX servers.  COBOL-IT exceeded our expectations in terms of compatibility, performance, and price.”

Greg O’Mahony, Project Manager, Yorkshire Building Society Group

ChallengeSolutionCustomer Benefits
CostsAvoid new license costs with COBOL-IT.Lower costs leaves money for personnel and application modernization.
Interoperability with “C” wrappers, TuxedoSolutions demonstrated in technical assessment.100% preservation of functionality. Change is transparent to users.
Modifications to Makefiles and scriptsSolutions demonstrated in technical assessment.100% preservation of functionality. Change is transparent to users.
Perform the migration in-houseIdentify potential problems in technical assessment/training period and resolve before turning the migration over to the in-house team.Minimizes costs of migration, and maximizes development of knowledgebase for new solution.

Contact :

Alan Redmonds, Application Support Manager

apredmonds@ybs.co.uk

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