Press Release

Boston-Based Lovin’ Spoonfuls Gives Leadership Award to Rocket Software CEO Andy Youniss.

BOSTON (November 6, 2017) – Lovin’ Spoonfuls, a non-profit organization that supports local, immediate and responsible food rescue in the Boston area, has presented Rocket Software President and CEO Andy Youniss with its annual Thomas M. Menino Award for Leadership. The award recognizes leaders who demonstrate commitment to ideals that connect service, community, and food.

Rocket Software: Powering the Mobile Modern Mainframe

Waltham, MA, November 2, 2017 – Rocket Software today introduced Rocket® BlueZone Web, a new terminal emulation product designed to allow users to access mainframe and other host-based systems and data using modern interfaces on mobile devices. BlueZone Web drives value for host system-driven organizations by empowering their team members to retrieve and use information from anywhere in their systems on any web browser or tablet at any time.

Florida County Delivers Uninterrupted Emergency-Response Services in Category 5 Storm with Help from Rocket Software

Waltham, MA, October 24, 2017 – During the recent devastation caused by Hurricane Irma, the Safety and Emergency Services, Division of Radio and Technology in Pinellas County, Florida provided uninterrupted life-saving services to the most populous region of the state’s Gulf Coast thanks to its Rocket® MultiValue Application Platform. Despite the torrential rain and 90-mile-per-hour winds, the county maintained 100% uptime for emergency response systems to more than a million residents of St.

Rocket Software Empowers IBM i Users to Drive Revenue Through the API Economy

Waltham, MA, October 11, 2017 – Rocket Software Inc. today announced the latest addition to its suite of modernization tools for IBM i and other legacy platforms with the launch of Rocket® API for IBM i. Rocket API helps users participate in the API economy and monetize their data by making it even easier for them to transform rigid, green-screen based workflows into the intuitive web and mobile experiences today’s users demand.

Rocket Software to Showcase the Modern IBM i @ COMMON 2017 Fall Conference

BOSTON (September 28, 2017) – Key business and technical leaders from Rocket Software will lead talks at the COMMON Fall 2017 Conference and Expo Oct 2-4, a yearly global meetup organized by the world’s largest professional association of IBM i users.

Rocket D3 Takes Home DBTA Readers’ Choice Award for “Best MultiValue Database” for Second Consecutive Year

Waltham, MA — August 2, 2017—Rocket Software, Inc.

Rocket Software to Showcase Modern Mainframing @ SHARE in Providence

Rocket Software ( today announced that key members of its technical team will be at SHARE August 6 - 11 in Providence (Booth 302) to discuss innovation and modernization in the mainframe environment. Rocketâ engineers will lead nine sessions on topics ranging from data virtualization and integration of the Python and R programming languages into mainframe environments to how to entice Millennials to program a mainframe.

Rocket Software Continues Modernization of UniData

Waltham, MA, July 26, 2017 – Rocket Software, a global technology provider specializing in modernization and optimization, has augmented the functionality of its award-winning UniData MultiValue Database, part of the MultiValue Application Platform, with the addition of Python programming support and audit logging capabilities.

EY Names Rocket Software CEO Andy Youniss New England Entrepreneur Of The Year®

BOSTON, MA, June 28, 2017 – EY has named Andy Youniss, President & CEO of Rocket Software, as a recipient of the Entrepreneur Of The Year 2017 Award in the New England – Software category. This award recognizes outstanding entrepreneurial achievements in areas like innovation, financial performance, and personal commitment to one’s business and community.

Rocket Software CEO Andy Youniss Named Finalist for New England Entrepreneur Of The Year®

BOSTON, MA, June 6, 2017 – EY today announced that Andy Youniss, President & CEO of Rocket Software, is a finalist for the Entrepreneur Of The Year 2017 Award in the New England category. The awards program recognizes entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in areas such as innovation, financial performance, and personal commitment to their businesses and communities.