Make Technologies, a leader in legacy modernization software and services, is thrilled to announce the upcoming beta program for Appshot – a revolutionary Software as a Service offering that provides organizations with the ability to assess and understand application portfolios in a secure cloud environment.

“IT can finally explain and rationalize expenditures and align quickly with business priorities without undergoing a long, arduous and expensive process. Self serve management and dashboards ensure that everyone from executives to developers have a cohesive view of the application portfolio, ensuring transparency and providing up to date information on application asset performance.” Says Bill Bergen, President and CEO of Make Technologies. “Appshot provides a zero infrastructure environment to assess, manage and understand application portfolios, enabling IT to plan more effectively and react faster to shifts in business strategy.”

Companies that are interested in participating in the beta can apply at beginning Nov. 29th, 2011. The functional testing is currently planned to begin in January 2012, with general availability planned for later in 2012.

Make Technologies has helped customers in a broad range of industries including finance, healthcare, insurance, natural resources, distribution, communications, and government. The company’s complete suite of products focuses on a holistic approach to enterprise modernization, taking into account business models as well as data and code within the legacy system.