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IBM Edge2015

We’ll be at IBM Edge2015 May 11-15–will you?

IBM Edge2015 is all about infrastructure, with a TechnicalEdge track that includes over 900 technical sessions covering IBM i, z Systems, IBM Storage and more. There’s even a separate ExecutiveEdge track for high-level decision makers, covering topics including Cloud Infrastructure, Big Data, Analytics and Software Defined Infrastructure. You can get a feel for what’s in […]

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AS 40 Years Cake

Rocket at 25: Helping customers solve business problems for 40 years with Rocket AS

As we celebrate Rocket’s 25th anniversary we’ve been looking at some of the great innovations that the company has made since 1990. This week, however, we’re going all the way back to 1975, when men wore bellbottoms with no apparent sense of irony. That’s because this week the Rocket AS (Analytics Server) product celebrates its […]

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Rocket Build Montage

Rocket DiGIT recap: Preparing infrastructure for digital transformation

Last week at the Rocket 25 DiGIT Conference in Frankfurt, Germany, I had the pleasure of meeting dozens of customers from Germany, Austria, the Netherlands, and the UK.  I also had the honor of presenting a conference-wide presentation on preparing infrastructure for digital transformation. This was a first-time presentation of my thoughts on this topic.  […]

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Live from the 2015 IMS Technical Symposium: Real-time decision management with transactional analytics

The technology you need to achieve your goals in analytics exists today. Real-time analytics is no longer just a good idea, it is mandatory to be competitive in your business. Business analytics was discussed throughout the IMS Symposium in Wiesbaden, Germany. The most critical decisions are made through both real-time transactional and data analytics. At […]

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Python on z – for free!

Who doesn’t like free stuff? Especially free and useful stuff that can save you time on the job. Well, Rocket Software has been working on some open source languages and tools for z/OS, offering a complimentary collection of high quality applications that has been optimized to operate on IBM z/OS. We consistently receive a lot […]

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Rocket at SHARE

Rocket + SHARE: A perfect pair

As Rocket Software celebrates our 25th anniversary, we look back on our long collaboration with the mainframe user community, SHARE – the first user group for IT organizations. Here at Rocket, we fully support the mission of SHARE to provide a venue for the on-going discussion of issues around enterprise IT. Whether the issue is […]

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