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  • Pete Johnson

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    Pete graduated with a degree in Marketing from Kansas State University in 2004. Between 2004-2008, Pete has held positions in sales, recruiting, certified financial planning, systems architect and project manager for a “smart home” company, and starting an import and electronic integration business abroad in Costa Rica. Pete shifted his focus to the software world in 2009 in Denver, where he began as a QA Engineer turned QA Manager in 2010, then Release Manager in 2012. He graduated with a Masters degree in Technology Management from the University of Denver in 2013. Upon graduation, Pete joined Rocket Software, where he serves as both Release Manager and Program Manager for Rocket’s MultiValue products.

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Catch Your Next Release! (An overview of the V.R.M.F versioning system)

Most of Rocket’s MultiValue (MV) products have long followed IBM’s “V.R.M.F” maintenance stream numbering system where each number change represents the significance and/or the amount of change within a planned software release.  You may have noticed that with the launch of UniVerse 11.3.1 back in October 2016, both DBTools 4.3.0 and U2 Common Clients 5.1.0 […]

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Is the Sun Setting on Solaris and SPARC?

Over the last several months we have seen indications that the Solaris SPARC and Solaris Intel (x86) Operating Systems (OS) platforms are likely to be retired soon by Oracle. Although an official announcement has not been made by Oracle, the press is already abuzz with plenty of evidence that the platform is retiring into a […]

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Rocket Forum, the new home for MultiValue Evangelists!

What is an Online Forum? Online forums are a fantastic way for groups of like-minded individuals to come together and share their thoughts and experiences about their topic of choice.  They are a very powerful medium to collaborate, debate, and search for help on nearly any subject you’re interested in.  Yammer, Reddit, Yahoo Answers, and […]

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Top 10 Reasons to Upgrade your MultiValue Application Platform

As the leader in the MultiValue space for big data, one of the common themes we see across our existing customer base is a general slowness to upgrade to the latest release.  In a world where many software updates are “pushed” regularly over the air (OTA) to your smartphone, your browser, your cable box, and […]

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How to Attract and Hire Millennials to Reinvigorate your Business with MV Python

Millennials were born in the Internet Age Millennials are currently between the ages of 20-30. They are the newest generation in our workforce and are often heralded as early adopters of technology. Their lives have always revolved around digital technology and they represent the first generation on this planet to have always had access to […]