Author Archive | Andy Youniss

IBM InterConnect 2017

A Fond Farewell to IBM InterConnect 2017

As I write this on the flight back east from Las Vegas, I look back at another successful IBM InterConnect. As an IBM business partner for over two decades, I’ve attended many conferences.  But this one was particularly exciting. This week in Las Vegas I had the opportunity to meet with key business and technical leaders […]

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SHARE

The Modern Mainframe

As CEO of Rocket Software I constantly think about modernization, which is why I’m in Silicon Valley this week for the SHARE conference – hosted by the world’s oldest enterprise IT user group. If that sounds like a fundamental disconnect, let me explain: I can’t remember a time when SHARE wasn’t on my radar. When […]

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IBM World of Watson Rocket Software

It’s Time to Get WoWed!

The Rocket team just landed in Las Vegas, and looking forward to spending the next five days here for World of Watson, the premier global IBM event focused on cognitive computing. More than 60 Rocketeers are here discussing how our solutions support IBM’s cognitive business by building and optimizing the core infrastructure that supports cognitive, […]

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Life on the “Edge”

It’s been a great week here at IBM Edge in Las Vegas. This was a terrific week for everyone involved. I was able to connect with so many customers, partners, and industry colleagues. Rocketeers were on hand to discuss innovations in and around IBM z Systems, IBM POWER Systems, and IBM Storage. A few highlights […]

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Rocket Build Montage

Rocket at 26

Rocket turns 26 years old this month. Wow. That is quite a milestone. I know what you are probably thinking: Is the Rocket of today what you envisioned when you started the company 26 years ago? This is the #1 question people ask me when I tell them the story of Rocket. And the honest […]

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