Rocket Software to Showcase Modern Mainframing @ SHARE in San Jose

05 March 2017
Company’s Big Iron leaders will discuss digital transformation, collaborative analytics, cloud storage and other critical mainframe trends.
Press Release

Rocket Software ( today announced that key members of its technical team will be at SHARE March 5-10 in San Jose to discuss innovation and modernization in the mainframe environment. Rocket engineers will lead nine sessions on topics including data virtualization and integration of the Python and R programming language into mainframe environments, and will also be available on the expo floor to demonstrate Rocket’s mainframe tools and solutions.

“Mainframes are the perfect power tool for organizations that need fast processing and instant analytics,” says Rocket software CTO Bryan Smith. “There is so much innovation going on in Big Iron right now, and it is critical for organizations to be able to take advantage of these new features and functions to drive their digital transformation.”

WHO: Rocket Software
San Jose McEnery Convention Center
150 W San Carlos St, San Jose, CA 95113
Booth 400
WHAT: Presentations on Mainframe Technologies and Solutions
WHEN: March 5 - 10, 2017


The scheduled list of presentations includes:

Using Mainframe Data Virtualization to Accelerate Digital Business Transformation Gregg Willhoit, (Chief Technologist, Rocket)
Smarter Tooling Improves IMS Backup and Recovery Solutions Glenn Galler (Senior Manager, Rocket Engineering)
Customizing the ISPF HILITE Command Pedro Vera (Software Engineer, Rocket)
SDSF Enhancements and Product Direction Gary Puchkoff (IBM), Steve Bice (Senior Product Manager, Rocket)
Information at the Speed of Thought — How Social Business Solutions Power Collaborative Analytics Patrick Spedding (Senior Director, Rocket)
ICF Catalog Recovery - Knowing When and How Janet Sun (Director of R&D, Rocket)
Leveraging Cloud Storage from the Mainframe – Now! Janet Sun (Director of R&D, Rocket)
Live Streaming SMF Data for Operational Insights Theresa Tai (IBM), Elpida Tzortzatos (IBM), Gregg Willhoit (Chief Technologist, Rocket)
What Security Access is Really Required to Perform My Job as Storage Administrator? Chris Taylor (IBM), Marty Hasegawa (Senior Software Engineer, Rocket)