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German term or phrase:Altsystem
English translation:legacy system
Entered by: Mary Worby
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06:26 Aug 22, 2002
German to English translations [PRO]
German term or phrase: Altsystem
SAP Programmierschulung
Übernommene Anfragen aus altsystemen haben neue Nummern erhalten
Local time: 07:24
legacy system
is the usual term for the old systems.
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Chris Rowson
Local time: 07:24
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4 +5legacy system
Chris Rowson
3inheritance system
Alan Johnson



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inheritance system

is something I've often heard with respect to software, customer databases, etc.

Alan Johnson
Local time: 07:24
Native speaker of: English
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1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +5
legacy system

is the usual term for the old systems.

Chris Rowson
Local time: 07:24
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 768

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  David Kiltz: My experience too.
16 mins

agree  Beate Lutzebaeck
17 mins

agree  Louise Mawbey: my SAP glossary agrees
19 mins

agree  Steffen Walter
52 mins

agree  jkjones
1 day 6 hrs
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