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First Rocket Patent

Rocket at 25: our first patent

While Rocket was founded in 1990, the team’s first patent came only nine years ago, in 2006. If you look carefully, you’ll see that the patent was awarded for a “method and system for determining network topology,” and was originally submitted by Joe Devlin, Managing Director of R&D. According to Joe, he and Rocket filed […]

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Platinum Technology ad

Rocket at 25: stop the countdown!

Even though Rocket was founded in 1990, the company flew beneath most people’s radar for the first few years. It wasn’t until this ad appeared in the November, 1993 issue of Data Management Review magazine that the team realized they had been noticed. And while Rocket wasn’t mentioned by name, the implications were pretty clear. […]

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