• September 25, 2020

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Rocket.Build

Rocket.Build 2020: Highlighting our Finalists Part 2

With 51 fantastic finalists, it was clearly hard to narrow down our top projects this year. Overall, we had 450 Rocketeers from 14 countries build projects that represented 50% of all functions at Rocket. And in an effort to showcase our global participants, we’re highlighting a few more top projects from Rocket.Build.  Zowe Plugin for […]

Rocket.Build

Rocket.Build 2020: Highlighting our Finalists Part 1

Although Rocket.Build 2020 presented its own set of challenges—building and collaborating remotely, dealing with unprecedented real-world challenges, and more—it also managed to bring new successes that will carry on to future years. With the event being entirely virtual, we were able to create global teams and have more participants than ever. Overall, 450 Rocketeers from […]

Events Mainframe

Open Source on the Mainframe: The Open Mainframe Summit and Our Commitment to Modernization

When people think of mainframes, they often think of outdated systems. In reality, mainframes are critical to many industries and process 30 billion business transactions daily. Over the past 30 years, Rocket has remained dedicated to its goal of modernizing legacy systems. This includes our longtime commitment to building open source software for the mainframe. […]

MultiValue

Legendary Help: Saving the lives of emergency responders

Emergency responders are an important part of any city. They save lives, deliver vital medical services, and help to keep communities running. But in order to keep themselves running, they rely on a complex infrastructure to manage resources and information. Pulsiam, a Rocket Software customer, develops technology solutions used by hundreds of public safety departments […]

Archive & Backup Data

Legendary Help: Providing access to food resources

Access to food is vital to communities across the globe. People rely on grocery stores and restaurants, and they assume that they will have a consistent ability to get the products they need. That’s why food distribution companies need to be dependable and need to run 100 percent of the time. For one Rocket client […]

Mainframe

Legendary Help: Keeping benefits running despite historic unemployment

During the height COVID-19 pandemic, millions of people globally were laid off or unable to return to work due to government orders. In order to accommodate these orders and keep people safe, state governments released new funding to provide financial relief to individuals who needed it. These government agencies had to process a record number […]

Customers Data

Legendary Help: Feeding communities in need

Access to food is one of the most important things for any community. Unfortunately, food deserts exist across the U.S., where low-income neighborhoods do not have access to a supermarket. Although these areas have existed for years, they’ve recently seen increased attention. Researchers have discovered links between lack of access to healthy food options and […]

Community Events

SHARE Selects Principal Solutions Advisor, Ezriel Gross, as Distinguished Speaker

As one of the oldest computer user groups in the world, SHARE supports the continued development of the enterprise technology ecosystem. Over the years, Rocketeers have partnered with them to participate in events and lead speaking sessions, sharing the goal of educating users on legacy technology. SHARE members have also been critical in driving innovation […]

Application Modernization

Legendary Help: Modernizing the retail customer experience

Online shopping has taken off across all industries, and has only been amplified by the recent pandemic. Groceries, clothes, pre-made meals or household supplies—everything you could imagine is accessible now through the click of a button on your computer or phone. This is extremely beneficial to the customer, who can now access anything they need, […]

Application Modernization Customer Care

Ask Rocket! Kickoff

While Rocket Software has always been a customer-centric company, a few months back we asked ourselves, “Is there more we can be doing to engage with our customers?” The Ask Rocket Q&A project is just one of the many new answers we have for that question. Ask Rocket is quarterly project that we’re kicking off […]