The digital summit for IT Decision Makers and Heads of Mainframe and Midrange Services

Welcome to ScaleUp 360° Legacy IT Europe – the leading all-European digital event for IT modernization practitioners – from CIOs and IT decision makers to Directors Mainframe and Midrange Services. Experience two days of latest industry insights, keynotes and case studies on modernization, migration & conversion of legacy systems and infrastructures & applications by cross-industry thought leaders.


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What is the ScaleUp 360° Virtual Event Experience?

Looking to grow your sales? Meet the right decision makers? Multi-Touchpoint? Discover the most interactive virtual conference concept in the industry!


Live Sessions – 100% Digital

Virtual Workshops

Tech Takes

Virtual Panel Discussions

Video & Group Video One2Ones

Chats & Group Chats

Digital Matchmaking & Meeting Management

Who takes part?

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SaaS - Software as a Service

What are our Key Features?

Keynotes & Case Studies

Selected brand new case studies from the industry offering insights into strategic approaches, project planning and operative realization. All Sessions will be recorded. Increase your exposure and showcase your solution to a worldwide audience.

Virtual  Workshops
& Panel Discussions

Be part of several simultaneously thematic conversation rounds with changing topics and team constellations or join moderated conversations where hand-picked industry experts discuss current and future issues from different perspectives.

Virtual Tech Takes

Delegates and solution providers have the chance to actively participate in product and service demos at the virtual expo floor.

AI-based Matchmaking

Make the right business connections, meet the industry experts with a similar investment focus, and talk about the leading projects/tools pushing the industry forward through our unique software platform hubs101.

Meeting Management

Create meetings with attendees directly via your virtual booth or discuss with challenges and project with digital attendees via Video One2Ones.

Video One2Ones

Network before, at and after the event with onsite attendees and digital prospects whenever you want!


we.HAVE Partners, not Sponsors

We want you to achieve your goals with our digital networking platform. Together we have a vision: to develop digital events of the highest quality and to realize networking on decision maker level with the best possible effect.

Partners 2020:

Position your business as a first mover and thought leader. Use our format to showcase your solutions in form of live-demos to potential customers in real time.

Become a part of our ScaleUp 360° Partner Community today!


ScaleUp 360° Legacy IT Europe

Strategic approaches to the modernization of legacy IT systems as a prerequisite for successful digital transformation

Use & Business Cases of modernization and best-in-class solutions for the challenges with regard to IT infrastructure, IT security, securing support, missing resources, failures or negative implications for the workflows

Assessing the effects on the IT security of (not) modernized legacy systems

Costs for maintenance and operation vs. modernization costs? What is the value proposition of modernization projects and how do we justify costs to the management?

Encapsulate, Rehost, Replatform, Refactor, Rearchitect, Rebuild, Replace, Retire? What are the appropriate modernization approaches and which ones have proven successful?

Lift & Shift approaches to bringing the system into an encapsulated environment, e.g. a public cloud

Concepts for the optimal architecture change - Big Bang or an iterative and incremental evolution of the architecture of (legacy) software?

Data conversion and digital decoupling of data and applications

New application development vs. extension of existing applications by microservices and container techniques?

Practical examples of modernization of RPG & COBOL400 iSeries / AS400 applications to a Java / Angular / HTML5 / Spring architecture

From Mainframe Cobol to Java: Porting and automating software code to newer programming languages - What are the advantages, what are the risks of such scenarios in terms of project duration, costs and ROI of development?

What are the technical challenges and costs of transforming a legacy mainframe COBOL environment into a modern Java or Microsoft® .NET ecosystem?

What is the right way to deal with Delphi, C++ or Java programs that nobody can maintain anymore?

Efficient conversion of Legacy Natural / Adabas applications to Java using an RDBMS

Automated conversion of PowerBuilder & Delphi legacy applications to Java, JavaScript & .Net Core

"Bringing back people from retirement..." - Where does the necessary PowerBuilder, Cobol, Assembler, PL1, AS/400, VB, FoxPro, Classic ASP or Delphi know-how come from for our legacy environments, which were programmed in a poorly structured way and are also poorly documented?

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How does Scale Up 360° work?

Experience the genuine Event Feeling – without leaving the office! Put yourself at the center of your industry ecosystem – learn, engage and discuss trends & innovation with thought leaders across the globe at our digital events. ScaleUp 360° is the knowledge exchange & content delivery platforms for cross-industry executives from all over the world.