Enterprise Applications & Architecture

Legacy Modernization - In a Budget Constrained Environment (Technical Briefing)

Course Overview
Global IT organizations are under constant pressure to deliver ever-increasing amounts of computing power to the enterprise; all while critical IT budgets are flat or only marginally increasing. Lingering economic woes, harmful budget cuts in the private sector, as well as government sequestration and worker furloughs, have challenged many a CIO's plan to keep pace with the critical need for up-to-the-minute technological capabilities. In this report expert Sumeet Shrivastava, President of Maryland based ARRAY Information Technology, offers advice and best practices to IT and business leaders that are tasked with modernizing legacy systems in the face of a challenging economic environment.

Track: Technical Briefing
In-depth information on new technologies, techniques and solution providers

Learning Objectives:

Upon successful completion of this segment, you should be able to:

  • Understand why a legacy modernization is so critical to IT organizations today
  • Describe the details of a legacy modernization such as, how to identify candidate systems and different options for executing the process
  • Discuss the path through the legacy modernization process
  • Identify best practices that will lead to a trouble free modernization effort

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Photo of Sumeet Shrivastava

Sumeet joined ARRAY as President in December of 2008. In this capacity, Sumeet is responsible for providing corporate leadership to ensure customer and employee satisfaction; develop strategic plans which advance the Company’s Mission and objectives; and promote revenue, profitability and growth.

Prior to joining ARRAY, Sumeet spent 8 years in progressive management capacities at Keane, Inc., a $1 billion IT services firm that employs 14,000 worldwide. His most recent role at Keane was as Senior Vice President, Public Sector Solutions.

Prior to his time at Keane, Mr. Shrivastava served as the EVP and COO of ANSTEC, a successful Federal and State Government contractor. Sumeet helped ANSTEC grow its revenue to over $65M and successfully graduate from the 8(a) set-aside program for Federal contractors. He later worked on behalf of shareholders and employees leading the effort for ANSTEC’s acquisition by Keane in December 1999.

Software & Hardware Requirements:

  • 56k or Greater Internet Connection
  • Adobe Acrobat® Reader for the .pdf files
  • Adobe® Flash® Player 9 or higher
  • Modern DHTML Compatible Browser
  • Ram: 256 MB minimum
  • Sound card with speakers/headphones
  • Windows or Mac OS

Price (USD)

Standard Rate: $29.00
Subscribers: $29.00
Pillsbury U Online: $29.00
Metro State Univ: FREE


Course Code : WIT-1865

Course Level : N/A

Passing Grade : 70%
Format Type : eLearning

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