RePlatform & ReHost

Converge your hardware on a low-cost platform that works for you

  Our Application Modernization & Migration services are available globally

RePlatforming and ReHosting converges your hardware onto a single technology that is standardised and more modern; potentially a Cloud platform.

Our services will migrate your applications and data with minimum disruption, and transform the technology stack to work better for your unique requirements. Utilising our solution ensures that your organisation can benefit from a homogenous environment. 

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Are you facing these challenges?

Platforms Ending: 
As new technologies are developed and viewed as a better fit for the future, older, legacy platforms are being ended, which means it is necessary to move to new platforms.

Finding Specialists: 
Legacy platforms tend to require specific expertise to manage them. These specialists can be difficult to find as their knowledge pertains exactly to a less-common platform than a more popular and modern one such as the Cloud.

Unsafe Infrastructure: 
Over time, legacy applications become increasingly convoluted. Often, workarounds have been employed to handle outdated systems. These workarounds are not robust or secure enough to support a full IT estate safely and effectively over a sustained period of time. 

How our RePlatform & ReHost Services solve these challenges

In our 30 years as Application Migration providers, we have cultivated the expertise to manage such projects in an efficient manner, offering a complete solution. Through strong partnerships, Advanced will take you through the whole process, handling everything including program code, user interface and database.

Cost Savings

Lower costs

Migrating your applications and data ensures lower maintenance costs as you are no longer handling legacy technology, and lower total cost of ownership. 


Specialist knowledge

At Advanced, our breadth of experience means that we have the specialist knowledge and tools to understand your incumbent legacy platform, along with future-proof platforms such as the Cloud. We know exactly where you are coming from, and the best way for you to move to where you need to be.


Invest in the future

Our expertise means your applications and data will be safely migrated to modern technology that will benefit your organisation’s workload, now and in the future.

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The different environments we can replatform and rehost

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Support for the OpenVMS environment is decreasing. Keep your applications working for your organisation today and tomorrow but migrating from the legacy OpenVMS platform to future-proof environments. Our specialists can expertly carry out this modernisation.

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The VME platform is no longer supported. Our re-host and re-platform services can migrate and modernise your legacy applications to benefit your organisation. We will create and execute a digital strategy that secures the future of your activity-critical applications.

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IBM Mainframe

Advanced transform your legacy applications by migrating them from an IBM mainframe environment to a modern one that best supports your organisation.

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Why Itanium’s imminent demise further increases the risks associated with OpenVMS applications

The OpenVMS operating system was developed back in the 1970s, and it continues to drive numerous mission-critical business systems worldwide. These often custom core applications are invaluable to organisations across industries ranging from nuclear power to international financial services. Large sums of money and decades of time have been invested in these OpenVMS applications to meet very specific needs - but end-of-life is looming large and planning for their future is now a matter of urgency.

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What is the true cost of legacy applications on your business?

Many organisations rely on an assortment of legacy systems to keep their business operating. However, this dependence on an ageing infrastructure is becoming ever more expensive. There are plenty of statistics suggesting that maintaining and operating legacy applications consumes anywhere from 60 to 80 per cent of corporate IT budgets – money that could be redirected to digital innovations that would bring greater competitive advantage.

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