Can You Tip-Toe around GDPR?

Can You Tip-Toe around GDPR?
The fallout from misuse of Facebook user data and Facebook’s failure to alert users about it could help strengthen the credibility and enforcement of the GDPR globally. Businesses that thought they could tiptoe around the General Data Protection Regulation radar with a haphazard compliance strategy can think again, thanks to the expected fallout of the user data scandal. While Facebook has issued multiple statements to its customers, the point remain… Read More »

Our New Agile Approach for Visual Foxpro Migration that saves Time and Money (A lot of it!)

Our New Agile Approach for Visual Foxpro Migration that saves Time and Money (A lot of it!)
The past experiences we have had in Visual FoxPro migration projects have enabled us to device a new ‘agile-like’ approach. We have devised this exciting new way with elements similar to the agile approach used for normal development projects. With this new method, we are confident that it will reduce the time to convert and cost of conversion. So, what is this new Agile approach? In a nutshell, the new agile approach takes the best part from buildi… Read More »

GDPR gives Europeans the Right to be Forgotten

GDPR gives Europeans the Right to be Forgotten
How will your business react when asked to digitally forget someone? In May 2014, the European Court of Justice instituted the “right to be forgotten.” This landmark ruling enabled Europeans to request that search engines like Google and Yahoo to delist from the sites which contain “inaccurate, inadequate, irrelevant or excessive” information containing the name of the petitioner. Further, the ruling also requires that search engine operators make the dis… Read More »

Role of “Best-Practices” in our VFP-to-.NET Conversion Projects

Role of “Best-Practices” in our VFP-to-.NET Conversion Projects
Macrosoft has many years of experience in Visual FoxPro conversion projects and we deliberately emphasize on the fact that “Best Practices” outline the path for any VFP-to-.NET conversion. When considering some of our recent VFP conversion projects, it is seen that our customers are faced with the situation where there are multiple versions of the same basic application running for different clients. This is mainly because a lot of custom functionality hav… Read More »

Top 7 reason for ASP.NET development

Top 7 reason for ASP.NET development
ASP.NET is a web application development framework from Microsoft to create robust, dynamic, rich web pages. It is a server-side technology built on Common Language Runtime (CLR) to host powerful websites on any Windows server. CLR is a major component that performs a process known as just-in-time compilation that converts source codes into intermediate language code which the CPU then executes. Visual Studio is an integrated development environment that p… Read More »

Macrosoft’s 3 new smart automation tools for VFP Conversions

Macrosoft’s 3 new smart automation tools for VFP Conversions
If you are worried about your company’s future still relying on Visual FoxPro(VFP) application, then you are at the right place to make the leap to a more modern system. Macrosoft has a proven track record of successfully guiding companies through VFP conversion projects. In all our conversion projects, we have always thought of possible ways of automating some parts of the VFP conversion process without compromising the quality of the final new system. Ou… Read More »

The Strategies for Converting Large, Tightly Integrated VFP Legacy Systems

The Strategies for Converting Large, Tightly Integrated VFP Legacy Systems
Explore the Strategies for Converting Large, Tightly Integrated VFP Legacy Systems Over the last couple of years, we have had the opportunity to convert several ultra-large VFP legacy applications (~1-2M LOC) that also happened to be very tightly integrated. This raises a huge challenge on the part of the developers where the various components of functionality are linked closely together. Also, there is no distinct separation between the database tables … Read More »

5 Step Approach on VFP to .NET Migration

5 Step Approach on VFP to .NET Migration
When it comes to migrating VFP application to .NET, be noted that there is no magical wizard that converts the VFP application to .NET in one go. Various migration strategies are employed based on the complexity of the VFP application. It may be a combination of structured methodology, best practices, standardized coding and ensuring strict quality assurance procedures to manage migration of large scale VFP applications. A suitable strategy for migrating a… Read More »

4 Critical factors to consider before VB Migration

4 Critical factors to consider before VB Migration
Migrating the VB application to VB.NET environment means the developer should have a thorough understanding of both the languages. This knowledge is essential to reduce the number of upgrade issues by preparing the source code well in advance to starting the actual conversion. Proper understanding of the two languages play an important role in understanding the modifications that are required for the migration process to be more efficient. Here we examine … Read More »

Spring Cleaning Your Legacy Applications with .NET Migration

Spring Cleaning Your Legacy Applications with .NET Migration
It’s time for you to open your closet to start spring cleaning. Similarly from a technology perspective, ask yourself, Do I have old applications that need to be cleaned out and modernized? Obsolete development platforms prevent legacy technologies from meeting the emerging needs of the tech savvy world. Migration of legacy applications to the latest technologies including .NET and Cloud Computing has become an inevitable. When thinking of new tech… Read More »

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