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Nearly two-thirds of large enterprises are running mainframe-based apps dating back two decades, according to the recent Mainframe Modernization Business Barometer Report from Advanced. Over a quarter of businesses run production applications that are as much as 30 years old–some even go back to the 1960s.
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In other words, as much as we like to tout the cool, new tech, many enterprises are mired in not-so-cool, old tech.
For example, in a conversation with a friend at a U.S. public pension fund with nearly $100 billion under management, he told me they decided to take…