Swedish Transport Agency is modernizing its mainframe environment

January 29, 2016

Together with Fujitsu Sweden, Asysco is currently implementing an IT environment modernization project with the Swedish Transport Agency. This is one of the largest modernization projects in Europe. The project is valued at approximately 6,2 million euros.

Katarinahissen view of StockholmIn this project, the Transport Agency’s old Unisys 2200 mainframe environment and its LINC/EAE, COBOL, and Assembler based applications will be modernized to .Net-based browser applications and batch jobs. The system is critical, as it is used, among other things, in running the processes related to vehicle registrations and driver’s licenses.

The modernization project implemented by Fujitsu was kicked off in March 2015 and it is expected to run until late 2016. In collaboration with Fujitsu, Asysco provides tools and services for the migration of the mainframe applications to a Windows .NET platform.

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