• December 3, 2021

Application Modernization

Application Modernization

Three Things Companies Can Do to Attract the Next Generation of Mainframe Professionals

For years, businesses that use mainframe technology have been seeing their seasoned professionals retire. Now, companies are struggling to find new talent to fill this skills vacuum, and when they do, it is difficult to properly train them without those established experts to offer guidance. One of the challenges is the market focus on newer coding languages, meaning young people interested in IT careers have a misconception […]

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5 steps to ensure your IBM i systems remain online

Recent developments continue to underscore the importance for organizations to maintain high availability and disaster recovery capabilities. Since the pandemic began, an unending wave of cyberattacks and data breach events have caused crippling outages for businesses large and small. The shift to remote work has only intensified the impact of these threats by making disaster […]

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IMS Ecosystem: Beyond Transaction Manager, Database and Tools

The mission-critical technology powering banking, airlines, insurance companies, the hospitality industry, delivery services, and more, IBM Information Management System, better known as “IMS,” processes an estimated 265 billion transactions today. In fact, if you live a modern life, it’s pretty much impossible not to interact with it. Despite that fact, most people aren’t aware of […]

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Legendary Help: Supplying essential utilities to local communities

Now, more than ever, electricity is an important part of our everyday life. From powering light and appliances to ensuring life-saving medical equipment can operate uninterrupted, we depend on electricity to run our modern societies. And with more people than ever working from and staying at home, electricity is what connects us all.  For electricity […]

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Join us for deep technical content and training at IBM TechU

For more than 25 years, Rocket Software has been a trusted, strategic IBM partner. With our shared goal of modernizing legacy systems, we’ve collaborated on solutions and products for Z and Power Systems. In 2020, we also had a record number of IBM Champions, representing our expertise in data, AI, and IBM Z. This was […]

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Legendary Help: Keeping Important Payments On Schedule

With unprecedented demand for public services during the COVID-19 pandemic, U.S. government agencies have had to improve their IT applications. But IT issues also impact employees, and it’s important to keep internal IT systems updated and working efficiently. In uncertain times, this can help reassure employees that they will be taken care of, no matter […]

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Rocket.Build 2020: Building Products to Improve Efficiencies

This is my first Rocket.Build as a participant. In previous Rocket.Build events, I’ve attended the awards evening and had a chance to meet fellow Rocketeers from different offices. It’s always been a great opportunity to find out what people are working on across the company and to meet people in different roles at Rocket. I […]

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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, […]

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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 […]

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Legendary Help: Driving entrepreneurship, one food truck at a time

The food truck industry, once thought to be a passing trend, is now taking off across the globe. These trendy and convenient dining experiences have grown in popularity as a way for entrepreneurs to get into the restaurant business with less risk. In order to help these entrepreneurs become successful, they need digital solutions to […]