IBM (now HCL) announced End of Support for WCS V7 in April 2019. If You are on V7, you need to plan your migration NOW as time is ticking away. How much will migration cost you? How many resources will it take? How long will it take? Besides compliance and HCL support, what are the benefits of V9 that you can articulate to your executive?
Benefits of V9 include:
A Modernized architecture for future growth and innovation
Based on a microservice approach that allows better scaling
An Externalized Customization model – better isolation of code
A set of Docker images provided to you for better installation
Automated deployment with CI/CD pipelines