• July 23, 2018

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Live from IBM Insight2015: Mobile apps and the API economy

Rocket Software’s Sean Grady recently wrote an excellent blog post about good mobile app design. In that post he briefly touched on the challenge mobile application developers face when they need to integrate with existing software or applications (a System of Record). We have a situation in which all too often apps are created from […]

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Live from IBM Insight2015: Six tips for good mobile app design

This week at IBM’s Insight2015 conference I have attended a few sessions, generally focusing on mobile and Internet of Things. The mobile sessions have sparked my interest in regards to what goes into a successful mobile app. I’ve seen numbers stated such as that 2/3rds of mobile apps fail to meet their goal, whether it […]

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Take Your MultiValue Data Mobile with Rocket Mobile for MultiValue

Is going mobile with your Rocket U2 or D3 data a priority? Do you know where to start? Rocket can help. We have a step-by-step process, including three videos to help you get started.  Get this off of your “to do” list, and get started today. Rocket MultiValue customers can now accelerate IT modernization with […]

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Attendees get a first look at Rocket Mobile during Rocket MultiValue University

On Monday, the first day of Rocket MultiValue University (MVU) in Las Vegas, we announced something new–Rocket Mobile for MultiValue. I’m lucky enough to be here at MVU, along with a great audience of faithful U2 and D3 customers from all over the world, discussing possible real-world uses of this new solution. If you haven’t […]

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Eeny, meeny, miny, moe, should I get an Apple Watch, yes or no?

The great Greek philosopher Plato described “emotion” and “reason” as two winged horses pulling us in opposite directions. The horse “emotion,” in my case, wears a beautiful Apple Watch on every leg. “Reason,” however, refuses to do so and instead keeps asking the same question over and over: “What is the Apple Watch actually for?” What is […]

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Rocket at 25: How BYOD and Smart Mobile Have Changed the Business World

Twenty years ago a new term was introduced into the lexicon: smartphone. It was originally used to describe AT&T’s “PhoneWriter Communicator,” but it quickly became the preferred nomenclature for mobile phones that could also handle other functions such as email and calendaring. And while most people think of these devices as great tools for personal use, they have also fundamentally transformed how […]

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My mobile app is AWESOME…I think?

So, you created this amazing mobile app for the employees at your company. Gone are the days of connecting to the VPN, and the painful experience of navigating the company intranet on your mobile device! Your app eliminates all that, and because it’s a hybrid app, it’s available for every device–even better! Your colleagues will surely install, use […]

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CEO Andy Youniss discusses the Internet of Things, mobile tech and more in this audio interview

CEO Andy Youniss was recently in Australia to celebrate Rocket’s 25th birthday, and took some time to talk to OmniChannel Media. In this interview, Andy talks new tech, and how companies like Rocket keep up with an ever-changing development environment. Listen to the interview and let us know if you agree with Andy.

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Live from IBM Edge2015: powering the connected economy

The technology world stands at an interesting point right now. 20 years into the Internet revolution, companies are starting to realize that good enough isn’t good enough anymore. To truly stand out and succeed in the marketplace, companies have to be better. Whether they’re B2B, B2C, or anything in between, they have to provide unique, […]

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Rocket Mainframe Data Service in IBM Bluemix

Today was an exciting day. I started my morning in Boston. Thanks to JetBlue and favorable headwinds, I arrived in Las Vegas in time to take the stage at IBM Edge 2015 alongside IBM z Systems General Manager Ross Mauri to announce our new data access service in the IBM Bluemix platform. We’re calling it […]