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

28 September 2017
Rocketeers will present on API-enablement for IBM i, cloud storage, and more at annual fall conference and expo
Press Release

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. Presentations from Rocket® leaders will address a variety of subjects, including cloud storage strategies for IBM i, building bridges between QA and development teams, and ways companies can extend the value of their IBM i applications to new digital experiences via APIs. The Rocket team will also be on-hand at booth 31 to discuss the latest trends in IBM i modernization.

“The COMMON Fall Conference and Expo is an unparalleled opportunity for IBM i users and developers to learn about the latest developments in the space,” said Dan Magid, VP of Applications Development and DevOps and Chief Technologist for IBM i solutions at Rocket. “We look forward to showing attendees how new tools and applications can make it possible to get more value from their heritage applications. We’ll demonstrate how web and mobile developers can easily work with data and logic from IBM i via APIs, as well as let customers monetize the data from their host-based systems. It’s never been easier for IBM i customers to join the API economy.”

WHO: Rocket Software
WHERE: COMMON Annual Fall Conference and Expo
Hyatt Regency St. Louis at The Arch
315 Chestnut Street, St. Louis, Missouri
Booth 31
WHAT: Presentations on IBM i modernization
WHEN: Oct 2-4, 2017


The scheduled list of presentations includes:

The Role of IBM i Applications in the API Economy Dan Magid (VP of Applications Development & DevOps and Chief Technologist for IBM i Solutions, Rocket) & Charles Jones (Senior Sales Engineer, Rocket)
Leveraging Cloud Storage from IBM i Dan Magid & Kevin Shaw (Senior Director, R&D, Rocket)
Using Cloud Storage from Your RPG Application Dan Magid & Kevin Shaw
Team-Building Between QA and Development Groups Yvonne Enselman (Lab Services Engineer, Rocket)


Press Contact:
Richard Berman
415 359 4906
[email protected]