Managing Geneva courts of law, from Cobol to Perl

Managing Geneva courts of law, from Cobol to Perl

By Laurent Dami (‎dami‎) from Geneva.pm
Date: Monday, 3 August 2009 16:00
Duration: 20 minutes
Target audience: Corporate Perl
Language:
Tags: catalyst corporate justice


The information system for Geneva courts of law was written in Cobol about 20 years ago. A complete rewrite in modern technology, namely Perl/Catalyst, is under way. The project is mission-critical, runs over several years, involves about 20 people, and has strong deadlines to meet because of major changes in justice organization in Switzerland.


Attended by: Jesse Vincent, Nicholas Clark, Patrick Michaud (‎Pm‎), Karl Moens (‎CountZero‎), Léon Brocard (‎acme‎), Lars Dɪᴇᴄᴋᴏᴡ 迪拉斯 (‎daxim‎), Laurent Dami (‎dami‎), Steffen Schwigon (‎renormalist‎), Damon Davison (‎allolex‎), Panu Ervamaa (‎pnu‎), Gabor Szabo (‎szabgab‎), Clinton Gormley (‎DrTech‎), Jose Celestino (‎japc‎), James Laver (‎jjl‎), Jozef Kutej (‎jozef‎), Luis Motta Campos (‎LMC‎), oleber, Roman Baumer (‎rba‎), Oliver Thieke (‎o-thieke‎), Thierry Douez (‎tdz‎), Arjen Laarhoven, Bálint Szilakszi (‎szbalint‎), JJ Allen, Marco Neves (‎themage‎), Salve J. Nilsen (‎sjn‎), Solli Honorio (‎shonorio‎), Salvador Fandiño (‎salva‎), Filipe Moreira, Jose L. Hernandez, Pedro Rodrigues (‎careca‎), Abigail, David Faux, Aristotle, Michael Zedeler (‎mzedeler‎), Rafael Antonio (‎RA‎), Wendy Van Dijk (‎woolfy‎), Michael Kröll (‎pepl‎), Curtis Poe (‎Ovid‎), Farley Balasuriya (‎Questorian‎), Alexandru Nedelcu, Sergio Arias, Henrik Hald Nørgaard, Jordi Delgado (‎jdelgado‎), Markus Förster, Michael Langner, Christian Westgaard (‎ComLock‎), Darius Jokilehto, Adam Reeks, Drew Taylor (‎drewbie‎), Manuel Gomes (‎wagemage‎), Cláudio Valente, Tobias Kremer (‎soulchild‎), Chia-liang Kao (‎clkao‎), Alistair MacLeod (‎anm‎), Bartosz Jakubski (‎migo‎), Lutz Gehlen, Yusuke Kawasaki (‎kawanet‎), Andrew Beech, Jørgen Elgaard Larsen (‎elhaard‎), Henrique Alves (‎Halves‎),