How to Improve Legacy and Business Applications without Expensive Modernization

Gartner defines a legacy application or system as an “information system that may be based on outdated technologies, but is critical to day-to-day operations.” It’s common to see many businesses — and in a wide range of industries — rely on legacy apps for driving their operations. In fact, many of these applications were designed […]

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5 Overlooked Problems When Migrating Enterprise Applications to the Cloud

For enterprise-level businesses, moving legacy applications to the cloud is seen as a critical step towards digital transformation. The benefits can’t be overstated: migrating legacy apps to the cloud enables choice and reduces computing resources, ultimately saving considerable money in the end. Unfortunately, it’s easier said than done. Today, despite the fact that as many […]

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Maintaining vs. Replacing Legacy Systems

In many companies, legacy applications serve critical roles in driving business operations. Just take large banks for example: legacy apps support retail operations and process information. However, a spate of changes within the company — such as the introduction of new workflows or new software and hardware — are making the continued maintenance of legacy […]

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6 Things You Need to Have in Your IT Disaster Recovery Plan

Nothing is worse than having your enterprise networks and data access knocked out without warning, but that’s exactly what can happen thanks to natural and man-made disasters. While you can’t stop disasters from happening, with a good disaster recovery plan you can be well-prepared for unexpected hiccups. There are many disasters that can pop up […]

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How to Structure Your IT Team to Manage Multiple Business Applications

While only 41 of the Fortune 500 companies consider themselves classic technology companies, that number is misleading. In the modern day, every company is a tech company, no matter the industry. Consider this, the Chairman and CEO Lloyd Blankfein of Goldman Sachs has stated that the finance firm is actually a technology firm and employs […]

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How to Build Cyber Security in Financial Services IT

Greg Croteau from Resolute Technology Solutions joins us to discuss the cybersecurity threats faced by wealth managers and the financial IT security avenues available for shielding both their businesses and clients. Interviewer: Hi, thanks for joining us today on another podcast blog here with Resolute Technology Solutions. In the past, we’ve discussed some of the […]

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What to Consider When Upgrading or Replacing Your Financial Services IT System: Part 2

In the last session, we had discussed how you can upgrade a legacy platform and what some of the benefits are for your business modernizing segments of your legacy system as opposed to doing a full blown replacement and re-platforming project. Today we touch on when it becomes absolutely necessary to replace your legacy and […]

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What to Consider When Upgrading or Replacing Your Financial Services IT System: Part 1

Today, we’re continuing the discussion about upgrading and replacing legacy platforms within the financial services industry. In the last session, we had discussed what exactly is a legacy platform and what are some of the challenges faced by having one of these legacy platforms within your business. There are things that we can do with […]

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