• March 18, 2019

Rocket at 25

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Rocket at 25: two decades of coffee with D3

D3, one of Rocket’s MultiValue DBMS solutions, began its life at Pick Systems. This was the company founded by Dick Pick, co-creator of the Pick OS developed in the 1960s. In 2000, the company merged with Omnis Technology Corp, and 2001 the name was changed to Raining Data. In 2008 the name changed yet again […]

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Rocket at 25: a blast from CorVu’s past

CorVu was founded in 1990, and was brought into the Rocket family 17 years later in 2007. Based in Sydney, Australia, the first CorVu product hit the marketing in 1993, and the company expanded to other countries around the world within a matter of years. By September 1994 a London office had opened, with a […]

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Rocket at 25: managing change with Aldon ALM

As we continue to celebrate Rocket’s 25th anniversary year, we’re also celebrating all of the companies that have joined the Rocket portfolio over the years. Originally founded in 1979, Aldon was acquired four years ago, in March 2011, to help provide Rocket customers with an Application Lifecycle Management solution. Last month I received an email […]

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Rocket launches from Japan!

On April 16th, Rocketeers around the world celebrated the 25th birthday of Rocket Software. We, members of the Rocket Software team in Japan, were very busy last week because we had a second thing to celebrate: the launch of Rocket’s new Japanese office! Rocket opened its first Japanese office in the Minato Mirai district of […]

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Rocketeers around the world celebrated Rocket’s 25th birthday

As you may have read in Andy’s latest post, yesterday was the 25th anniversary of the day Rocket Software was founded. The day was marked by celebrations around the world, by teams in Rocket offices as well as by Rocketeers who work from home. Here are just a few examples of different ways the Rocket […]

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Happy Birthday to Rocket!

Thanks to the International Date Line, I get to be one of the first Rocketeers to celebrate a milestone birthday for Rocket Software. That’s because I’m in our office in Sydney, Australia, right now as part of an extended trip to meet with our customers and partners and Rocketeers. So while it’s still April 15 […]

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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 at 25: From Rocket scientists to secret agents

While Andy and Johan were starting a company of “rocket scientists,” it seems the pioneers of another company were likening themselves to the “secret agents” of business intelligence software! That company was CorVu Corporation, founded in Sydney, Australia. CorVu became part of Rocket Software in 2007, and I am happy to report that both our […]

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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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Will we see you at COMMON 2015?

The COMMON Annual Meeting and Exhibition is traveling to California this year – April 26 – 29 at the Disneyland Resort in Anaheim, California. The largest Power Systems-related event in the world, the COMMON Annual Meeting and Exhibition is the premier forum for continuing education, networking, and the introduction of the latest and greatest solutions […]