Rocket Software Completes Acquisition of MultiValue Database Business from TigerLogic

  Rocket Software Completes Acquisition of MultiValue Database Business from

    Acquisition further supports Rocket commitment to MultiValue databases

Business Wire

WALTHAM, Mass. -- November 18, 2013

Rocket Software ( announced today that it has completed
the acquisition of the MultiValue database business from TigerLogic
Corporation (NASDAQ:TIGR). Rocket welcomes this new team, based in Irvine,
California, to the global family of Rocketeers.

Andy Youniss, President and Chief Executive Officer of Rocket Software, says,
"We have a very large customer base asking us to help them with solutions that
are not dependent on relational database technology. MultiValue is a unique,
NoSQL database technology that is perfect for today – it is technically
excellent, cost-effective, and easy to deploy and run. We made our first
acquisition in this space four years ago, and today’s acquisition further
reinforces our commitment to this technology, our partners whose solutions
depend on our technology, and customers that rely on those applications to run
their businesses.

"We are also excited to announce that the team that develops, supports, and
sells these database products has joined Rocket. We plan to invest in this
team and this technology as we grow our MultiValue database business. We want
to especially welcome our new customers and partners — we look forward to
supporting each of you and helping you achieve even more success."

Rocket Software will be hosting a webinar on November 19 for customers and
partners to introduce ourcompany, discuss the acquisition, and answer
anyquestions. Register for the webinar at10 AM
ET or1 PM ET

About Rocket Software

Rocket Software ( is a global software development firm
that builds enterprise products and delivers enterprise solutions in the
following segments: Business Intelligence and Analytics; Storage, Networks,
and Compliance; Application Development, Integration, and Modernization; and
Database Servers and Tools. Rocket is engaged in business and technology
partnerships with IBM, EMC, Fujitsu, HP Enterprise Services, Hitachi Data
Systems, Epicor, and many others. The company is headquartered in Waltham,
Massachusetts, USA.


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