TITAN 2000

TITAN Corporation's Formal Method
for
Year 2000 Conversion


Table of Contents

1. Introduction

2. Getting Started

3. Awareness

4. Standards

5. Third-Party Compliance Programs
5.1 Vendors and Suppliers
5.2 Business Partners
5.3 Service Level Agreements (SLAs): External
5.4 Service Level Agreements (SLAs): Internal

6. Assessment
6.1 Inventory
6.2 Job Control Scripts, etc
6.3 Early Failures
6.4 Applications to be Eliminated/Replace
6.5 Problem Scope
6.6 Conversion Strategies

7. Enterprise Plan
7.1 Budget
7.2 Schedule

8. Conversion
8.1 Introduction
8.2 Conversion Process

9. Production Turn-up

10. Program Management

11. Y2K with a Payoff: A Twist on Y2K that Offers Real Advantages

12. Beyond Y2K


1. INTRODUCTION

The Year 2000 (Y2K) represents a significant business challenge to all companies using computers to support their business processes. Several factors complicate this challenge:

TITAN views Y2K as a business challenge that requires a technical solution. To address this business challenge, TITAN has developed a flexible, end-to-end solution known as TITAN 2000.

2. GETTING STARTED

The time to get started on Y2K conversion is NOW because:

Get started by following these steps:

TITAN recommends using an Intranet Website as the repository for all Y2K program information. The Intranet Website is built around a database and includes such key information as:

The Y2K Website helps ensure the success of your Y2K program by improving awareness, project management, corporate communications, as well as by saving time and money. It will be a valuable tool for Information Technology (IT) management for many years after the Y2K program is complete.

3. - 10. THESE SECTIONS LOCATED ON WWW.CST.TITAN.COM

The full text and graphics for Sections 3 through 10 can be found on TITAN's website at www.cst.titan.com.

11. Y2K WITH A PAYOFF: A TWIST ON Y2K THAT OFFERS REAL ADVANTAGES

TITAN believes that for many companies, converting mainframe applications to be Y2K compliant may be just one step in a migration strategy that can save the enterprise money. The TITAN 2000/Rehost strategy is to rehost mainframe applications to UNIX-based processors while doing Y2K conversion. This strategy may work for you because:

This strategy can yield great advantages for our customers.

12. BEYOND Y2K

Beyond Y2K, we offer the following products and services:


For More Information, contact:

Titan Client/Server Technologies
1115 Elkton Drive, Suite 100
Colorado Springs, Colorado 80907-3581
USA
tel: 719.528-1800
fax: 719.528-1888
e-mail: cst.marketing@titan.com
http://www.cst.titan.com

TITAN Corporation (NYSE: TTN) was founded in 1981 and has over 1,700 employees nationwide. TITAN specializes in enterprise software and systems, communications software and systems, defense systems, and emerging technologies.


Last Revision: 28 January 1997. Author: Ken Cooper (kcooper@titan.com)
© Copyright 1996-1997, Titan Information Systems Corporation, a subsidiary of Titan Corporation. All Rights Reserved.


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