• January 28, 2022

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Rocket’s Commitment to DEI Now and in the Future

In 2020, we saw a surge in companies strengthening their messaging and actions around diversity, equity and inclusion amidst the movement for racial justice. For some organizations, this seemed to trail off as protests slowed and news cycles changed. But at Rocket, we are standing firm-footed in this moment to reaffirm our commitment to DEI now and […]

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Rocket.Build 2021 Highlights Creativity and Community

Since 2014, Rocket Software has hosted our annual innovation event, Rocket.Build, to urge our employees to find creative ways to make a difference for our customers, partners and the entire Rocket community. For the first six years, the event was hosted in person – teams working together for a week, day and night, from various conference rooms around the globe. The past two years, the event shifted to a virtual structure to prioritize everyone’s safety amid the […]

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4 Reasons the Rocket Team Is Grateful This Year

The holiday season is officially here, and across the globe, the Rocket team is excited to celebrate with our friends, family and fellow Rocketeers. Our core values of empathy, humanity, trust and love shine even brighter during this season of giving and we are reminded of everything we have to be thankful for here at […]

What Women in Tech Should Look for in Their Employers

A new survey reports that nearly half of all women say the pandemic negatively impacted their career. From factors like taking on the weight of childcare, to being over-represented in service industries that were highly disrupted, women have been pushed out of the workforce at greater rates than men. Fortunately, the majority of women who […]

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Acquisitions Fail for This Main Reason, Here’s How HR Can Help

When two companies come together, there are seemingly endless details that must be considered to integrate the activities of the organizations. Merger and acquisition (M&A) negotiations take careful planning and input from every level and department within each organization. At Rocket, we’ve been busy welcoming the ASG team into our Rocket family, and we’ve been […]

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Milan Shetti Becomes Next CEO and More News from EVOLVE21

Last month, ASG, a Rocket company, held its annual partner and customer event, EVOLVE21. The event was an opportunity to celebrate ASG joining the Rocket family and featured new product releases, exciting updates, a magic show, music, meditation, customer stories and more. The biggest news was that Rocket’s co-founder and CEO, Andy Youniss, announced that […]

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ASG’s Women Leaders in Technology Program Joins Rocket Inclusion, Diversity and Equity Program; Four Takeaways from the Conversation

At EVOLVE21, the annual customer and partner conference hosted by ASG, a Rocket company, we announced that ASG’s Women Leaders in Technology (WLIT) program is officially a part of Rocket Inclusion, Diversity and Equity (RIDE). WLIT is led by a remarkable group of ambassadors at ASG who create an environment of mentorship and connection that […]

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Spotlight: Rocketeers Graduate from Aurora

For Rocket to succeed and better serve customers, we need to invest in our greatest asset – our employees. This means encouraging every Rocketeer to show up as their whole self and amplifying diverse voices across the organization to reflect our core values of empathy, humanity, trust and love. That’s why we’re so proud of […]

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One Year of Supporting Customers with the Rocket Forum

We blinked, and 200,000 page views later, the Rocket Forum is one year old! In an industry that is feeling the strain of an aging workforce, this completely free resource is helping members navigate the challenges of modernizing their IBM i, IBM Z and MultiValue environments, and get more value from their Rocket solutions. It […]

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Join me in welcoming Uniface to the Rocket Software family

I’m excited to share that earlier today, we announced that we’ve acquired Uniface, a Netherlands-based company that develops a low-code application development platform also known as Uniface. Thousands of customers around the world rely on the Uniface platform to build and run their mission-critical applications and, like Rocket’s customers, the Uniface customers include some of […]