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An Overview of Legacy Software and Legacy Systems

If you are interested in learning more about legacy software and legacy systems, this post provides a brief overview. If you’d like to discuss options for your legacy system, please contact us. What is legacy software? Legacy software is software that has been around a long time and still fulfills a business need. It is mission […]

Hardware Emulation for Legacy Servers

At Stromasys, our Charon product emulates hardware and not software. This emulation layer allows legacy software to talk to modern industry-standard hardware, effectively replacing aging hardware. Charon doesn’t emulate software applications, and it doesn’t emulate the legacy operating system. In fact, it does not modify either existing applications or the legacy OS. In a nutshell, […]

Cloud Virtualization for your Legacy Server

You may have seen our press release a while back when we launched Charon in the cloud. If you are thinking about virtualizing your legacy server to the cloud, this post provides additional information. Why might a business virtualize to the cloud? Charon in the cloud offers an additional option to virtualizing legacy servers on […]

Developing a System Migration Strategy with Charon

If you have a legacy system, the hardware is aging and in danger of failing. Replacement parts may be hard to come by. Do you have a strategy to prepare for that imminent day? Organizations with legacy systems know they must have a plan to maintain their critical applications. When hardware breaks and a part […]

Announcing CHARON-SSP Version 1.0.36

  We have now released our newest version of our Legacy SPARC Emulator – CHARON-SSP: Version 1.0.36. If you are currently running CHARON-SSP and have an active support contract, contact the Stromasys Sales Team or your Stromasys Partner to request your upgrade. Benefits of CHARON-SSP Version 1.0.36: CHARON Manager layout improvement Introduction of CHARON Director for centralized […]

New versions for VAX and Alpha

We are glad to announce the new CHARON-VAX and CHARON-AXP Version 4.7 for Windows and Linux. It is intended for current CHARON-VAX and CHARON-AXP users running all versions of CHARON as well as for physical Alpha and VAX systems replacement. New CHARON product features and benefits:  CHARON performance has been significantly optimized for the latest generation […]