Micro Focus Global ISV Event

Building on last year’s successful ISV Forum, this event is an excellent opportunity for you to gather with other application development partners to share requirements and provide feedback to our development team.

Building on last year’s successful ISV Forum, this event is an excellent opportunity for you to gather with other application development partners to share requirements and provide feedback to our development team.

You will also hear first hand our commitment to the future of COBOL applications and our roadmap for future development. We will also personally introduce our new releases and provide you with opportunities to participate in hands on technical sessions covering modernization, migrating to the Cloud and best practices.

This complimentary two day event is your opportunity to network with your peers, as well as spend time with Micro Focus Executives. Register now.

Application modernization: Insurance industry executive brief

This paper highlights the main challenges the insurance sector faces and highlights ways to achieve the business agility essential for continued profitable growth in a crowded market.

This paper highlights the main challenges faced by the insurance sector and identifies some of the ways of acquiring the flexibility and business agility essential for survival and continued profitable growth in a crowded market.

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Bustin’ Bugs with DevPartner for Visual Studio

Get bustin’ bugs with DevPartner for Visual Studio. Download your free trial for a chance to win an impressive Alienware M11x laptop.

DevPartner helps you make sure your code is right the first time. Save yourself the effort of locating software defects, memory leaks, performance bottle necks, configuration issues and other nasty surprises. When you identify problems before they go into production you can spend your time making real development progress.

Visit the Bustin’ Bugs site for more information and get bug bustin’ with DevPartner.

Have you heard about Continuous Quality Assurance?

Peter Mollins, Head of Product Marketing at Micro Focus, explains this new approach for best practice software delivery.

Peter Mollins, Head of Product Marketing at Micro Focus, explains this new approach for best practice software delivery. 

Click here to view or for more information, visit www.microfocus.com/CQA

The cloud and software quality: getting leverage

This webcast shows how test automation has taken center stage as pressure grows to deliver high quality software faster and at less cost.

Steven Dykstra, Micro Focus

Test automation has taken center stage as pressure grows to deliver high quality software faster and at less cost. Today you have to be good at automation or risk being left behind. However, automation has its own challenges and the successful quality teams automate not only tests but the creation of the application under test. Some organizations use cloud offerings to extend their test lab environments, break down barriers to agility, and achieve software delivery goals.  The webcast highlights how organizations are using the cloud to fulfill business goals, and where cloud technology can be deliver immediate advantage.

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Cost effective performance testing in the cloud

SilkPerformer Cloudburst enables peak-load performance testing without prohibitive hardware and license costs. Watch the video to find out more.

SilkPerformer Cloudburst enables peak-load performance testing without prohibitive hardware and license costs.

This video outlines the value you can get from taking testing to the cloud.

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New releases of mainframe migration tools now shipping

Micro Focus Studio Enterprise Edition (Studio EE) and Server Enterprise Edition (Server EE) v6.0 SP1 deliver a unique capability to migrate data to Microsoft SQL Server and enable organizations to migrate and rehost PL/I applications, reducing reliance on costly mainframes.

Learn more about deploying mainframe applications on alternative platforms with Server Enterprise Edition

Learn more about migrating mainframe applications with Studio Enterprise Edition

High quality requirements drive software success – Forrester webcast

Forrester analyst, Mary Gerush, offers practical guidance for Requirements Definition and Management best practice. Highlights include the importance of good software requirements, the costs of getting it wrong and an overview of the tools available to help you get it right.

A Micro Focus webcast featuring Forrester Research, Inc. and Lockheed Martin.

Register to view and receive your FREE Forrester research report: Seven Pragmatic Practices to Improve Software Quality

Up to 70% of software defects are introduced during requirements gathering and design stages. Improving the quality of requirements has an immediate and dramatic effect on your project’s success. 

This exclusive webcast provides practical guidance on the steps to build in project success from the outset. 

Agenda:

  • Best Practice in Requirements Definition and Management: Forrester senior analyst, Mary Gerush, will discuss the importance of high quality software requirements, the costs of getting it wrong and the tools and best practices that will help you get it right.
  • Real-world experience: Bryan Fangman, Senior Systems Engineer at Lockheed Martin Enterprise Business Services, will describe the business impact of automating Lockheed Martin’s requirements definition and management processes with dedicated technologies for the job.
  • Requirements tooling that combine the best of both worlds: CaliberRDM from Micro Focus is the first requirements solution to combine support for requirements definition and ongoing management in a single web-based tool.

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The new economics of terminal emulation

This white paper highlights the choices that organizations face when they look to save money while maintaining, or even increasing, terminal emulation productivity.

The new economics of terminal emulation enables organizations to cut costs from the IT infrastructure while continuing to provide users with a productive, innovative, fully de-risked and supported working environment.

Download the paper

Visual COBOL R3 beta – call for participants

Help us refine the new features in Visual COBOL R3 by joining our beta test program and contribute to the development of this important new release.

Please click here to register your interest for the Visual COBOL beta program. You will receive a confirmation email shortly after you submit your details to confirm we have recieved your entry. We will be in touch with you shortly if you have qualified for the beta program

WebSync 5 now available – Net Express, Server Express and Server for COBOL, .NET & SOA

At the end of September, customers of Net Express, Server Express and Server for COBOL, .NET and SOA will be able to access the latest WebSync. A number of performance, stability and security updates are included along with updates to support latest operating system and application servers. Please check the SupportLine website for availability.

Check the SupportLine website for availability