April 4, 2017

Procrastinating Can't Work Forever - Windows Server 2003 IIS Bug

The second-best time to upgrade your Windows Server 2003 applications is Now, the best time was 20 months ago. Late last week, Microsoft announced there would be no patches for a critical bug found in Windows Server 2003 IIS.

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January 13, 2017

It's Time To Modernize

Change can be difficult. It requires focused effort and learning. For all primates, humans included, learning is paired with frustration. We’re all familiar with the ebb and flow of two steps forward and one step back. Doing nothing is less frurating. We believe that procrastination is easy – when in reality procrastination wastes time and energy and makes you feel bad. It holds you back from...

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December 13, 2016

Microsoft Gives Up on Innovation: From Software to Insurance

On December 8, 2016, Microsoft apparently gave up on creating innovative new server software. Instead, it became an insurance company. Perhaps the Chairman spent too much time with Mr. Buffett, hearing about the great profits in insurance? 

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October 31, 2016

Onboarding of Legacy Applications to the Cloud

By now, astute consumers of Cloud Computing media realize that hype on the subject is reaching peak levels. However, one Cloud topic might be achieving stratospheric levels of misinformation, hyperbole, and jargon. This topic is the “holy grail of Cloud”: Onboarding Legacy Apps to the Cloud.

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April 22, 2016

The Automated Migration of Windows Server Applications

Migrating and modernizing Microsoft Windows Server applications is a daunting task for many IT organizations. During the last 15 years, physical and virtual server platforms have exploded in number and diversity. Most DevOps teams struggle to manage a mix of Windows applications running on a diversity of 2000, 2003, 2008 and 2012 OS servers. Maintaining production applications across this...

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March 10, 2016

IIS and SQL Migration Use Cases

Getting off to a good start is important when facing the daunting challenge of eliminating hundreds or thousands of Windows 2003 servers from the enterprises' application portfolio. One way to accelerate migrations is to identify common application stacks and align them to repeatable Use Cases that AppZero can migrate quickly.

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March 1, 2016

Help Guide Us to the Promise Land

At AppZero, we work closely with customers to understand business requirements and drivers. The future roadmap and enhancement list for our products is driven by how customers use our solutions. AppZero technology has helped in Banking, Finance, Pharmaceutical, Healthcare, and Retail and many other industries. 

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January 18, 2016

The Real Costs and Risks of Not Upgrading your Windows Infrastructure

We all procrastinate.

When it comes to maintenance and busy work (disagreeable chores), we all procrastinate. Delaying mundane chores to focus on new creative work, is human nature.

In the Information Technology (IT) world, no task seems more mundane and irritating than patching and upgrading an operating system (OS). We’re all bugged by those persistent messages to patch and re-boot our OS.

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December 7, 2015

Automating Legacy Modernizations with Migration Containers

The relentless doubling of compute horsepower every 18 - 24 months known as Moore’s Law is one of the trends that has shaped the IT industry. Machine virtualization and cloud computing have combined to reduce the time it takes to create a new machine that harnesses the latest in computing power to nearly zero. These mammoth forces plus a bit of application developer productivity have resulted...

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October 20, 2015

Machine to Container (M2C) Teleports Enterprise Apps to The Cloud

It's been a busy time for tech's ongoing infatuation with containers. Amazon just announced EC2 Container Registry to simplify container management. The new Azure container service taps into Microsoft's partnership with Docker and Mesosphere. You know when there's a standard for containers on the table there's money on the table, too.

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About AppZero

AppZero’s products and services provide a fast, flexible way to move server applications to a cloud or datacenter, without code change. Encapsulating Windows applications in VM/OS-free containers, AppZero’s patented software moves most Windows server applications with ease. AppZero allows you to move applications from an old OS to a newer one, and to modernize and move to the cloud efficiently.

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