Rocket Software Promotes Employee Safety by Offering Free Remote Terminal Emulator

Waltham, MA—April 1, 2020—Rocket Software announced that it is giving any organization that relies on IBM® i or IBM Z unlimited use of Rocket BlueZone Web, a terminal emulator that allows remote system monitoring and management. At a time when people everywhere are being asked to stay at home to prevent the spread of COVID-19, there are still many network administrators risking their health by going into their workplaces so that they can monitor their Power and mainframe systems. With BlueZone Web installed, these administrators can work safely from anywhere.
“Rocket is committed to keeping the public healthy and safe,” says Christopher Wey, General Manager of the Power Systems Business Unit at Rocket. “Core legacy systems are the foundation for companies around the world. In such uncertain times, it is critical for us to support the ongoing operations of these systems. By offering Rocket BlueZone Web at no cost, we can do our part in helping businesses and essential services remain open and running.“ 
Rocket BlueZone Web is a secure, HTML5 browser-based terminal emulator that works on desktops, laptops, and mobile devices. There is nothing to install locally and no plug-ins are required. It delivers host access from systems including IBM® i, VT, and z Systems® to any device and to any location—including home offices. This offer will be available for free until October 1, 2020. For more information, please visit
About Rocket Software 
Rocket Software empowers organizations to create legendary impact in the world through innovation in legacy technologies. With deep expertise in IBM Z, IBM Power, and embedded database systems and application servers, Rocket solutions power tens of thousands of global businesses, solving real problems and making real-world impact. Rocket is a privately held U.S. corporation headquartered in the Boston area with centers of excellence strategically located throughout North America, Europe, Asia, and Australia.