Document & Understand

Our automated Application Analyser provides deep insight into your valuable legacy applications to enable understanding and the creation of vital documentation

  Application Analyser is available globally

How our product can help your organisation

Our Application Understanding solution solves the challenges presented by legacy applications by providing your application development team with a centralised interactive documentation repository that contains a wealth of useful information about your applications. Using our Application Analyser helps overcome many of the IT difficulties your team faces every day, and enables them to manage, maintain or modernise your application portfolio more efficiently.

 

Are you facing these challenges?

Difficulty in Changing:
Legacy applications can be extremely difficult to change due to their convoluted make up, along with how few people have the skills and knowledge to handle and develop them. This knowledge shortage and complex construction costs time and money. 

Software Entropy:
Over time, a software system that undergoes continuous change will become more complex and can become disorganised, losing its original design structure. This is difficult and costly to maintain.

Technical Debt:
When code that is deemed easy to implement in the short run is used instead of the best overall option, a technical debt is created due to the extra development work that arises. In the future, this extra work will be a drain on resources.

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How our Application Analyser solves these challenges

Our solution offers six different types of analysis: function point analysis, relationship analysis, portfolio technology analysis, visual program and data relationship analysis, change impact analysis, as well as dead and orphaned code analysis. This all offers in-depth insight into your technology, enabling you to utilise it as is best for your organisation.

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Understands over 100 languages

Our Application Analyser understands over 100 languages, a market-leading amount, and means we can support a broad variety of organisations across the world.

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Efficient timescales

Our customers have seen a 60% reduction in the time it takes for new resources to be on-boarded since using our services.

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Productivity

Our services have provided a 40% increase in the productivity of our customers’ developers as they can now focus on innovation, rather than supporting complex legacy applications.

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Reduce costs and timeframes

Using our Application Analyser has enabled our customers to reduce their project costs and timeframes by 25% or more.

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Remove risk

The security of your system is enhanced by our tool providing access to information typically accessed through tribal knowledge.

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Give visibility

Through understanding your organisation's applications, you will gain visibility of your system, meaning you know how to unlock value from it to benefit your organisation.

Key features

  • Our solution offers six different types of analysis: function point analysis; relationship analysis; portfolio technology analysis; visual program and data relationship analysis; change impact analysis, as well as dead and orphaned code analysis. This all offers in-depth insight into your technology, enabling you to utilise it as is best for your organisation.
  • Management can increase visibility across systems and applications so they are able to plan ahead accurately and efficiently.
  • Our solution enables you to leverage information buried in your applications and databases. This knowledge will help developers prioritise tasks, and understand systems.
  • The Application Analyser tool Advanced use to understand your applications is focused on providing your with broad, in-depth analysis of your applications.

Reimagining Legacy Applications to Embrace Digital Transformation

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US Life Insurance Company

A leading US life insurance company needed to improve the accuracy and completeness of their systems documentation, both to help staff with their ongoing application maintenance and development, and to streamline the onboarding of suppliers for outsourced projects.

Pharmacy

A major retail pharmacy identified the pressing need to document its application portfolio to provide on-shore and off-shore staff with an effective tool for the analysis of application source code across a variety of technologies.

Grocery Wholesaler

A major grocery wholesaler realised the need for a tool that could significantly accelerate their modernisation timeframe, future-proof their core business applications, and return value to their members.

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