• December 14, 2018
SHARE 2017

Preparing for SHARE 2017

Twice a year, enterprise IT professionals flock to SHARE, an independent, volunteer-run information technology conference that gives attendees the chance to learn, network, and influence the industry. Rocket is proud to be a platinum sponsor for SHARE 2017, which will take place next week in Providence, just one hour from Rocket headquarters in Waltham, MA. […]

IBM Z13

Generation Z Competing on Mainframes

Sign up to enter the Student Mainframe Hackathon @ SHARE Student Career Day! We’re proud to partner with SHARE and IBM to sponsor the Student Career Day at the SHARE conference in Providence this August. This event will allow computer science and engineering students to get their hands on arguably the world’s most powerful computing […]

SHARE Atlanta Rocket Booth

“Mainframe for All” highlighted at SHARE Atlanta 2016

Last week in Atlanta, GA USA, another successful SHARE conference concluded with 1,133 attendees gaining new insights from hundreds of vendors and technical sessions. As a contributing sponsor to SHARE, Rocket Software had the pleasure of meeting dozens of customers, partners, and attendees in the exhibit hall to answer questions and showcase Rocket Software products […]

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Live from SHARE: reflections on the past week

As I get on a plane back home to Texas, I’m still trying to process everything I learned and saw this week at SHARE (www.share.org). I’ve been attending SHARE conferences for many years, and I’m always amazed by the innovations that the mainframe community makes. So what were my major takeaways from SHARE this week? […]

IBM Z13

Welcome to the World of Ported Tools for IBM z/OS

Did you know that someone hid a powerful Unix machine inside all of your z/OS installs? Are you leveraging everything USS can do for you? What is OSS and what does it mean to a mainframer? And could your next major application be written by a summer intern? I’ll be talking about all of these […]

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Live from SHARE: Accelerate your IMS data

It’s no secret that speed is the name of the game when it comes to computing. Every millisecond counts. The good news is that ultra-fast mainframe computers, including those powered by IBM’s new z13 processor, are up for the job. It’s important for software to be able to keep up to make sure that users […]

SHARE and SHARE Alike

I arrived in Orlando yesterday afternoon. No, I didn’t fly all the way from Boston for a visit to Disney World – I’m at the SHARE conference instead! It’s the 60th anniversary of SHARE, the world’s premier mainframe user group, and I was invited to join Tom Rosamilia (SVP, IBM Systems) on stage during his […]

SHARE

Welcome to SHARE – and happy 60th birthday!

From August 9th-14th, enterprise IT professionals from around the world will gather in Orlando, Florida for SHARE’s summer event. SHARE is an independent, volunteer-run IT user group providing enterprise technology professionals with continuous education and training, professional networking, and industry influence. SHARE has a long history of providing valuable industry influence all the way back […]

SHARE 2015

Join the Rocket team at the SHARE conference August 9-14

Now celebrating their 60th year, technology association SHARE will be hosting a week-long event August 9-14 in sunny Orlando, Florida. The Rocket team will be there too, with a record 10 scheduled sessions, being presented by 10 Rocketeers. Here’s a preview of where we’ll be, and what we’ll be talking about. Session # Title Speaker […]

z10 pi - SSH login

Introducing the z10 pi

In honor of pi day, allow me to present the z10 pi.