• March 18, 2019

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Day 3: A brief inquiry into “trust, empathy, humanity, and love” at Rocket Software (from IBM Think)

Happy Valentine’s Day! It’s the 3rd day of IBM Think, and things are winding down. The last big event, Think by the Bay, is tonight on Pier 39 where Rocket is sponsoring karaoke and cocktails at the Hard Rock Café. (Read about my second day and the 5 things that blew my mind on the […]

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Day 2: 5 things that blew my mind from the floor of IBM Think

Welcome to day two! Read all about my first day here. Last night was wild; hundreds of people came through the booth when it opened at 5:00pm. Cue chaos. People were grabbing heart-shaped sunglasses by the handful, taking heart-shaped pens by the dozen; people were literally asking me for my shirt (which to be fair, […]

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Day one! IBM Think 2019.

I’ve never been to an IBM event before. I’ve been with Rocket for just over two years now, and though I know IBM is our most important partner, I’ve never been immersed in that partnership like I am here at Think. This year, the four-day event happens to be taking place over the 14th of […]

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Live feed: Rocket at IBM Think 2019

See what’s going on at IBM Think. Tweets by Rocket

IBM i (AS/400)

The Reason You Should be Using Single Sign-On for IBM i (No, Not That Reason!)

If you’re a busy person like me, then there’s a good chance you read the title of this article and thought to yourself, “Why does this guy want to waste my time? Everyone knows the benefit of SSO: The users no longer need to remember passwords. Case closed!” Although that is one very good reason […]

IBM i (AS/400)

Get IT Expertise Out of the HA/DR Back-up Monitoring Business

Imagine you’re managing a large research hospital. Due to the complexity of some operational process, one of the head neurosurgeons on your staff is relegated to reviewing bathroom cleanliness reports and directing staff to resolve issues. Or suppose you’re the Dean of Foreign Languages at a prestigious university and one of your professors with a […]

Application Modernization

Application Modernization

Webinar: Top 5 Ways to Ensure Modernization Success for Host-Based Applications | Q&A

In our recent webinar, “Top 5 Ways to Ensure Modernization Success for Host-Based Applications,” Sales Specialist Robin Barley-Wagner, and Director of Sales Engineering Robert Young, discussed considerations for successful modernization projects. A recording of the session is available here if you’d like to view it again or share with colleagues. There are no hard-and-fast rules about what […]

Rocket.Build

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Under Construction // Rocket.Build 2018

“Whatever good things we build end up building us.” – Jim Rohn “If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door.” – Milton Berle It’s day three of Rocket.Build 2018, and many of the questions that we had before our global innovation event in Waltham, Massachusetts, are beginning to get answered. There are 44 projects currently in […]