Rocket Discover Technical Specifications

Discover is available in the cloud, or on-premise and uses a server-side architecture that provides a web interface so you never have to deal with client installations and updates.

For information on a hosted solution please contact us

Rocket Discover Server

Hardware Guidelines

  • Windows 7 64-bit
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1
  • Windows Server 2012 (with .NET Framework 3.5 enabled.)
  • Linux (64-bit CentOS 7, Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7, Ubuntu 14.04 and above)
System Requirements

Minimum recommended requirements for full production systems are:

  • 4 core CPU
  • 8 GB RAM
  • 250 GB free disk space

Minimum recommended requirements for non-production systems are:

  •  Dual core processor
  •  4 GB RAM
  •  50 GB free disk space
Data Retrieval

To optimize infrastructure (and user experience) Rocket Discover provides a hybrid approach to data retrieval, using live-query and/or in-memory data access. Connect to any of the following data sources for data preparation and discovery:

Data Source In-Memory Live Query
IBM® Cognos® TM1 (10.2.2 FP 1 and above)  
IBM Db2 for i
IBM PureData System for Analytics®
IBM QMF WebSphere®  
Microsoft® SQL Server (2005 and above)
Oracle® (11g and above)
Rocket® D3  
Rocket® UniVerse and Rocket UniData®  
Rocket® Data Virtualization
Rocket R/Link: This source supports only .CSV, TAB, SQY, and .txt formats  
IBM Cognos 10 BI content, including queries and PowerCubes  


Data file types:

  • CorBusiness (SQY) version 5.30.R02 and above
  • CorBusiness (TAB) version 5.30.R02 and above
  • CSV including the following delimiters: Comma, Tab, Space, Pipe, Semi-colon