Press Release

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 (www.rocketsoftware.com) 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.

Blast off: the APT Rocket.Build Academy competition invites students to get programming!

London, UK, May 10 2017 - Rocket Software has partnered with APT Solutions to launch its APT Rocket.Build Academy programming competition, providing university students the chance to win £5,000 and an all-expenses paid trip to a future Rocket.Build event to be held in Boston, USA.

Rocket Software to Showcase Modernization @ COMMON 2017

Key business and technical leaders from Rocket Software will be at the COMMON 2017 Annual Meeting & Exposition May 7-10 in Orlando to discuss modernization in the digital age -- helping attendees easily extend IBM i applications to web, mobile, and cloud to improve employee and customer engagement.

Rocket Software Unlocks Mainframe Data for the API Economy

Waltham, MA, April 5, 2017 -- Rocket Software today introduced a new way for businesses to unleash the value of mainframe data in the API economy, giving them an efficient, scalable way to get new digital services to market faster and compete more effectively.

Rocket Software Expands Sales Leadership Team

Waltham, MA, March 27, 2017 – Rocket Software (www.rocketsoftware.com) today announced the addition of four senior members to its Waltham-based leadership team. This follows the company’s announcement of Tom Brigiotta, the newest Senior Vice President and first-ever Chief Revenue Officer, in August 2016. Tom and his team are responsible for enhancing the company’s relationships with thousands of customers and partners around the world. Tom’s leadership team now includes:

Rocket Software to Highlight Modern Mainframe Technologies at IBM InterConnect 2017

Key business and technical leaders from Rocket Software will be at IBM InterConnect 2017 March 19-23 in Las Vegas to discuss hybrid cloud technology and how businesses are creating new operating models that lower risk and help companies compete more effectively.