Bridging the divide between a legacy windows app to a new web application

Russell Durham
Sr Software Engineer
Plano, TX
Day 2
10:30 AM

With most of nThrive's products being built on web based technologies Claims Management is one of the few remaining desktop applications in our catalog. While this in itself is not a bad thing, recent initiatives such as the move to TLS 1.2 and migrating .net frameworks we have had to spend significant effort overcoming challenges we wouldn't have had to if we were a web based application.

So how do you go about migrating a legacy desktop application with a custom built UI framework, years of features and over a million lines of code? One slice at a time. In this talk I'll discuss some of the first steps we could take in migrating from a winforms application to a web application and how it could be done in a way that continues to add value for our clients