Legacy Modernization

Digital Services

Evolve the Core with
Syntel's Automation Powered Legacy Modernization Solution

Organizations with large and complex legacy enterprise systems can find it difficult to meet the continuously accelerating pace of business change. To maintain their competitive edge, it becomes imperative for them to transform legacy applications and technology infrastructure into digital applications.

Syntel's Solution

Syntel’s legacy modernization services transform businesses into digital enterprises, providing a seamless customer experience to drive higher revenues while improving productivity and reducing cost. We offer three broad approaches to modernization:

  • Business Re-Architecture
    • Utilizes business architecture to focus first on creating business value, and then to deliver corresponding IT solution
  • IT Re-Architecture
    • Leverages legacy assets to implement both equivalent and enhanced functionality using advanced technologies to accelerate changes
  • Automated Migration
    • Delivers fully object oriented replacement system in modern JAVA or .Net technology stack.

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Tools and accelerators

Syntel’s Exit Legacy portal hosts a number of powerful solution accelerators that enable legacy infrastructure modernization as well as software modernization. The platform enables our modernization project framework to ensure that the entire ecosystem is modernized, and not just the application components or data. With Exit Legacy, the transformation becomes faster, risk-free and of greater value.

Business Benefits

Leading Logistics Company Leading Insurance Provider Leading Healthcare Provider
Operational Migrated 250 million customer records, 1.5+ billion invoices from mainframe Improvement in application availability from 90% to 99.25% Processing of 500,000+ HL7 transactions per day
Business $28 million TCO reduction over five years 20% faster time-to-market for Annuity products Reduction in facility on-boarding time by 50%

Analyst Mentions

SyntBots is Syntel's most recent contribution in the cloud management area and has integrated various tools to address development and operations working together with business sponsors and quality assurance to deliver a continuous stream of innovation into production.

Vendor Landscape: Cloud Strategies Of Leading Global Infrastructure Outsourcing Providers
Forrester Research, Inc.
December, 2015

"Syntel is committed to reducing client technical debt with innovative solutions. The goal is to move client solutions out of the mainframe and into cloud services, to improve efficiency and reduce costs."

Blueprint Report: IT Infra Management and Enterprise Cloud Services
HfS Research
July, 2017


Success Stories

Enabling Growth by Re-architecting a Legacy Securitization System

A Fortune 100 Global Financial Services provider was looking to increase liquidity by selling receivables from card members to investors in the form of collateral, bonds and notes. However, their IT systems were not aligned with this strategy, and the existing funding application was built on complex, inefficient legacy systems that responded slowly to business changes.

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Automated Re-architecture of Legacy Print Policy System

A leading mutual life insurance company wanted to migrate its legacy print policy system to a modern technology stack in order to keep pace with changing business trends.

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Consolidating and Modernizing an Accounts Receivable System

A leading U.S. logistics company was maintaining several Accounts Receivable systems for their different divisions across the globe. In order to reduce the total cost of ownership and incorporate new functionality, they wanted to consolidate their A/R systems and create a single repository of billing data.

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Leveraging Business Rules Extraction To Eliminate Modernization Risk

Syntel’s client, a leading North American insurer, wanted to eliminate performance bottlenecks caused by legacy applications, so they set out to modernize business-critical core systems by migrating to new platforms that would enable new technologies to be integrated.

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Modernizing Legacy Healthcare Systems to Enable Business Growth

One of the largest healthcare providers in the U.S. — with over 160 hospitals and 115 freestanding surgery centers — wanted to modernize its legacy systems in order to onboard new hospitals faster than before.

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