Modernize Or Die – Millennials Would Rather Go To The Dentist Than Listen To Their Bank

Neil HartleyApplication ModernizationLeave a Comment

I met with a system integrator partner of Morphis’ a couple of weeks ago and he mentioned that many enterprises fail to deal with legacy systems because the expected tenure of the CEO is too short for that CEO to take on the complexities and risk associated with modernizing critical systems within their business. [Fortune state the median CEO tenure … Read More

Legacy Systems Inhibit Innovation

Neil HartleyApplication Modernization1 Comment

Gartner 2015 CIO Insights

The 2015 Gartner CIO Agenda Insights survey details the top investment priorities of CIOs worldwide. Interestingly, while legacy modernization only ranks at #11, most issues marked as more important are being inhibited by legacy systems, and can only be solved with modernization of these systems. In a recent Vanson Bourne survey of businesses with more than 1,000 staff members, 90% … Read More

Legacy Systems Threaten Big Businesses — Especially Banks

Neil HartleyApplication ModernizationLeave a Comment

UK High Street Banks

Most of the world’s largest companies have been around awhile. They are  vast enterprises built upon complex IT infrastructure. Most deal with thousands if not millions of customers and transactions every day. The legacy software underneath them is often decades old, and in most cases, a house of cards. Legacy systems are inhibiting innovation and agility across many sectors, and … Read More

Morphis Sets Up Shop In North America

Neil HartleyMorphis is ExpandingLeave a Comment

In 1995, a team of graduate students went on a mission to create new performance standards for legacy modernization software. In 2013, our CEO, Luis Andrade, founded a new company based upon this IP heritage, setting Morphis in motion to deliver today’s best-practice legacy-to-cloud solutions for the enterprise. As Head of U.S. operations for this Lisbon, Portugal-based company, I’m very … Read More