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MV roadmap livestream | November 18

Rocket® MultiValue product management is hosting the final roadmap livestream of 2020. Wednesday, Nov 18, 2020 11:00 a.m. NY / 9:00 a.m. Denver / 4:00 p.m. London (for EMEA) Wednesday, Nov 18, 2020 6:00 p.m. NY / 4:00 p.m. Denver / Thursday, Nov 19, 2020 10:00 a.m. Sydney (for APAC) Join us to learn about […]

Technology

Rocket MultiValue free trial software

Some of you know them as “personal editions” and others know them as “trials”. But, some of you may not know that Rocket offers free trial versions of our MultiValue (MV) application servers and tools (SB/XA, U2 Toolkit for .NET, U2 DB Tools and U2 Clients). Whether you want to try the latest and greatest […]

Technology

UniObjects for Python (UOPY) now available

We’re pleased to announce the availability of UniObjects for Python (UOPY). UOPY is a client-side Python API that you can use to access a UniData or UniVerse database over the network. Background By supporting Python, a modern programming language, the Rocket MultiValue (MV) team set out to help our customers and partners: attract, hire and […]

Partners

New app for food trucks turns on a dime to meet customer requirements

Jamie Luna, President of Alcomtec (a Rocket partner) quickly and easily modified his food-truck app, Fudtrack, to respond to customer requests and market demands in the heat of a changing tech (and kitchen!) landscape. Thanks to the flexibility of Rocket UniData, the MultiValue application platform powering the app, Jaime was able to modify Fudtrack to […]

Events

MultiValue University October 2020 events

In case you missed it, October is full of MVU events. Last week we held an event entitled U2 External Database Access (EDA) and Reporting: Best Practices. If you missed it or if you want to re-watch any part of this great event, here are links to the videos: Introduction to EDA Understanding SQL and […]

Technology

Connection pooling 101 for Rocket® UniData® and Rocket® UniVerse

Interested in the basics of connection pooling: what is it, why you need it, and some best practices, then this blog post is for you! What is connection pooling?      Connection pooling is a technique that allows multiple clients to send requests through an application server to a shared set or a pool of persistent database […]

UniData

Rocket UniData 8.2.2 Available Now

We’re excited to announce the release of Rocket ® UniData ® 8.2.2. This release offers many bug fixes and dozens of enhancements plus certification on RedHat Linux 8. UniData 8.2.2 also delivers Python on new operating systems (hint, AIX and Solaris), enhanced security, improved performance and monitoring, audit enhancements and extended EDA database support. This […]

Technology

CALLING PYTHON TIME MODULE FROM MV USER DEFINED USER EXIT

Part 3 of 3 In the previous article “Dealing with the Python time module from Rocket MV BASIC” I showed how it is possible to access the Python internal time module and convert the Python date to string display format, then convert it back into the number of seconds since Epoch. Python RESULT: python time= […]

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Monitoring and Logging using Rocket MultiValue Integration Server (MVIS)

The Rocket MultiValue Integration Server (MVIS) provides a lot of features including monitoring and logging, both critical to supporting mission-critical, live applications. I’ve made a video demonstrating how to leverage the monitoring features to support an MV environment and to debug issues. This video demonstrates how different clients, including a .Net GUI form and a […]

Technology

DEALING WITH THE PYTHON TIME MODULE FROM ROCKET MV BASIC

Part 2 of 3 In the previous post “Dealing with Internal and Display format data in your MV database with Python” I showed how it is possible to convert the Python date to the MV internal format. We will now show how we can get the Python time date representation. In the time.time() function returns […]

Technology

DEALING WITH INTERNAL AND DISPLAY FORMAT DATA IN YOUR MV DATABASE WITH PYTHON

Part 1 of 3 By storing your data in internal format in your MV database, you can easily convert the data to a desired display format. One of the most common uses for conversion codes is dealing with dates. In MV, the internal representation of the date is an integer. For example the internal format […]

Technology

Rocket Forum – a new place to get product announcements and more!

Born in 2014, Rocket.Build has grown from a small internal annual hackathon to include not just Rocketeers, but our entire customer, partner, and student ecosystem. But the challenge has remained the same; to make a difference for our customers through product innovation during the hackathon. This year, I’m part of two Rocket.Build teams. While I’m […]