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Rocket Software to Highlight Modern Mainframe Technologies at IBM InterConnect 2017
Rocket Data Virtualization Showcased at Digital Transformation Expo

WALTHAM, Mass., March 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- 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. Rocket will also showcase how Rocket Data Virtualization helps organizations unlock critical mainframe "dark data" while combining this information with newer sources to accelerate new revenue streams.

"All of the organizations I talk to run their critical business systems on mainframes," said Rocket CEO Andy Youniss "We're looking forward to showing InterConnect attendees how our solutions make these systems even more usable and help expand the mainframe as a bigger player in the API economy and advanced analytics."


Rocket Software


IBM InterConnect

MGM Grand & Mandalay Bay

Booth 662


Presentations on Digital Transformation and Modernization Strategies


March 19-23, 2017

Rocket thought leaders and technical experts will be presenting on numerous topics, including:



Leveraging Cloud Storage in a z/OS Environment

Janet Sun, Director of R&D,
Rocket Software

A New Era of Mainframe Optimization: Insights for z Systems and Beyond, Delivered in the Cloud

Jonathan Newton, Senior
Manager of Software
Engineering, Rocket Software

A Cookbook Approach to Building an Enterprise Multi-Stage Database Application into IBM Bluemix

Timm Zimmerman, Technical
Advisor, Rocket Software

How to Develop a New Insight on Your z Systems Data

Jonathan Newton, Senior
Manager of Software
Engineering, Rocket Software

How a Key Customer Manages its Mission Critical Systems Using IBM IMS Tools

Joe Sacco, Senior Manager, Rocket Software

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SOURCE Rocket Software