Application Outsourcing: Leveraging Its Intrinsic Benefits
Source: IDG (International Data Group)
MainTrend is a software and solution provider that connects high-level information technology and organization architecture professionals. It is the sole provider of the discussed solution for Oracle Rally applications. This paper talks about the company's solution that is designed for converting Rally to Java application. It provides general information and perceptive of the conversion process and JDataPanel Framework as a basis for this solution. A general methodology talked about in this paper can be applied to the application conversion projects making use of the JDataPanel Framework. The solution discussed here is Rally 4G designed for rapid application development that was build for vertical application development of various organizations. This tool allowed development of applications in the Open VMS environment for text-based systems. It helped many organizations for building mission critical systems. Many organizations migrate from Rally to Java (J2EE) since Rally does not comply with the modern requirements of rich graphical user interface, n-tier architecture, component-oriented, and service-oriented design. The conversion of the application as an alternate methodology saves all the investments in business knowledge and also opens the way to protection and advance development in new modern organizations. This paper presents the conversion process in order to meet all aspects and challenges of converting Rally applications to a full J2EE thin-client Java application. The migration methodology is used to easily implement new technologies.