Author Archives: Darius Blasband

About Darius Blasband

Darius Blasband, 48 years old, married, 3 children. He has a Master's Degree and a PhD in Computer Science from the Université Libre de Bruxelles. Darius runs RainCode (, which is a company specialized in compiler design and legacy modernization.

Enforcing quality in a PACBASE migration solution

Raincode’s solution to migrate PACBASE systems has been tested more than any other in the field, both in terms of number of sites it has been applied to, and in the total volume of code it has processed. Still, it is … Continue reading

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Reality check

For the avid reader in search of irony, product descriptions on 21st century websites can be an infinite source of inspiration. They are filled with pedantic superlatives, which make no sense whatsoever when taken literally. “Revolutionary”. Condoned by Marx and … Continue reading

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