Easily Transform Your Legacy Applications
Legacy modernization enables you to preserve your proven legacy IT assets and still evolve and effectively transform them to address the changing business needs economically. While many legacy modernization solutions are available in market, mainframe enterprises adopt a screen-based modernization approach because it’s relatively inexpensive and fast to market. HCL ZIE for Transformation extends mission-critical terminal applications to the web, mobile, or as standard SOAP or RESTful web services without touching the existing application. No rewriting, refactoring, or access to application source code is required. Reduce training costs, increase end user productivity with improved navigation and usability, and eliminate data entry errors.
HCL ZIE for Transformation Features
Dynamic user interface transformation
ZIE for Transformation tunable default rendering and screen customization get all the screens of your existing application rendered with a new, intuitive user interface.
Intuitive application navigation
Simplify and customize app navigation with macros and screen combinations, simplify app input with global variables, and use business logic to augment the terminal app with data from other sources.
Create web services
Create standard web services and JavaBeans™ to enable flexible reuse of terminal application business logic in new business processes and applications.
Choose your deployment and access
Deploy apps to web, portal, and Eclipse RCP runtime environments, and allow access by a large variety of web browsers, including mobile. Choose the option(s) that meet your business needs.
HCL ZIE for Transformation Benefits
Manage costs by significantly lowering down the cost of training and other modules.
A low-risk solution that transforms legacy Green applications running on Mainframe z/OS and AS400 platforms to Web and rich client applications.
Helps contain the impact of disrupts while also reducing the number with simplified processes and systems.
Increase end-user productivity
With ZIE for transformation, there is no rewriting, refactoring, or access to application source code is required.