The Tivoli User Community (TUC) is hosting a free webinar this Thursday about SmartCloud Control Desk. Space is limited. Reserve your webinar seat now. Time : Thursday, April 26, 2012 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM EDT Registration : https://www1.gotomeeting.com/register/568317080
About the Webinar The transition to a Smarter Physical Infrastructure is well underway. Within the data center, use of virtualization and cloud technologies is increasing the rate and pace of change. Outside the data center, traditional physical assets are getting... [More]
Are you trying to use Rational Performance Tester (RPT) to do
performance testing on deployments of IBM Tivoli system management
products and running into roadblocks? Are you not even sure where to
begin with your performance testing effort? Look no further than the Performance Test Best Practices for Rational Performance Tester white paper available in the Asset Management Files area of Service Management Connect! This
white paper explains how to define your test methodology, the types of
performance tests you may want to do, how... [More]
Starting from release 8.6 has been released a command line that extract reports in HTML, PDF or CSV format from the TWS database. It's simply to install and simply to use. You can just untar the package and configure some properties files to point to the database. The command line comes with some templates to extract the historical data. These templates are properties files where to configures the filters for the jobs, workstation, time interval etc. Documentation Documentation link how to untar the reporcli image. Note: it is important to... [More]
Learn. Explore. Achieve. Results.
New in 2012 – ASAP expanded to FOUR
full business days!
Don’t miss the unique educational opportunities
available only at ASAP 2012 – premier TWS Education + Training! April 29, 2012 - May 4, 2012 Austin, Texas ASAP
Have you ever
wanted access to what the development team is planning for the future,
along with the ability to provide direct feedback on each item within a
planned release? With Tivoli's shift towards transparent development,
now you can. Transparent
Development is the ongoing, open engagement between IBM development and
our users on the development of our products. The emphasis is on being
open and transparent about our direction and providing you with open
access to key release content, including: Release plans and details... [More]
What is Multiple Engine query? A new task for monitoring Jobs and Job Streams on multiple engines by running a unique query and having them all together in the same view. Why should I use it? Use it is you have multiple TWS master and you what to monitor them from a single point. This is especially useful is you have dependency between plans located on different masters (Cross dependency). What do I need? You need a TDWC 8.6, and Master/zConn of any version compatible with TDWC 8.6.
Pulse YouTube Channel Experience Pulse 2012, even if you were unable to travel to Las Vegas! The Pulse YouTube channel has a wealth of content you can watch from your own computer:
23 featured breakout sessions
Expo interviews of analysts, clients, and IBM leaders
Social Pulse interviews and wrap-ups
Pulse Keynote Presentations IBM Pulse keynote presentations are available in .pdf format on the Pulse website's Resources page .
What is Big Data? Everyday, we create 2.5 quintillion bytes of data–so much that 90% of the data in the world today has been created in the last two years alone. This data comes from everywhere: from sensors used to gather climate information, posts to social media sites, digital pictures and videos posted online, transaction records of online purchases, and from cell phone GPS signals to name a few. This data is big data . The Big Data platform IBM InfoSphere BigInsights builds on open source Apache Hadoop with IBM unique innovations... [More]
IBM SmartCloud Control Desk is now available!
SmartCloud Control Desk is a comprehensive IT Asset and Service Management solution that helps
reduce cost and minimize service disruptions through automated service
request handling, efficient change management, optimized asset lifecycle
management across IT and enterprise domains. With SmartCloud Control Desk, you get one product that integrates the functionality of all these products:
Tivoli Asset Management for IT Tivoli Change and Configuration Management Database Tivoli Service... [More]
TWA Rome Development team is pleased to announce the availability of the beta code driver 2 for the next release of Tivoli workload Scheduler for Application, TWA 8.6 FP1 and SPE 8.6 Features. The Beta program provides participants with the opportunity to get an early look at the next release and provide feedback directly to the Development team to influence the future direction of the product. V isit this page to read the key features which are included in the next TWA Release Beta program participants can: receive education on the new... [More]
Here is brief guide line to works with SAP Events via TWA EDWA feature ********************************************************************************************************** How To Detect SAP XBP Version From R3Batch Process The pre-requisite to use TWS EDWA with SAP event is to have in SAP the XBP 3.0 interface installed. The XBP version is detected by r3batch and tracked in the r3batch log file [trace-r3batch.log] if the debug option is set to DEBUG_MAX in r3batch.properties file Making a "grep" on the following string: ... [More]
Myth versus Truth > Beta tests are costly and heavy. This is not true. A classical Beta Test is the perfect opportunity for a customer to learn about new product capabilities, verify improvements and go on to prepare for its adoption and related upgrade. However, this might require time and dedicated resources to fully benefit from the Beta tests. To remove the time and resource inhibitors, we are now launching the Beta as a Service initiative that needs only 1 hour of your time. We provide you with a ready test environment, to be... [More]
This is a simple CLI to export from the TWS database all job stream definitions in a text report. The entries in the file are separated by the character "|", that allows the import in a spreadsheet for later manipulation. The file is split in two parts. After you download both files you need to put them in the same directory in order to uncompress (you can use any tool that supports rar archives). After unzipping, you must edit the file TWSConn.properties in the directory TWSCLI\config to insert your connection properties... [More]
Don't miss these IT Service Management events at IBM Pulse today (Wednesday, March 7).
Optimizing Service Delivery
through Automation with SunTrust & Trianz
Tom Nichols/Ciji Joseph
Smarter SaaS for Your Service
Jennifer Kady/CJ Paul
How IMImobile Optimizes
Service Management Functions Using a Centralized Ticketing
System for All Data Centers Worldwide
Couldn't make it to Las Vegas for IBM Pulse 2012? You can still see the sessions. The IBM Pulse conference is being livestreamed on ibm.com/pulse . Here's the LiveStream schedule for Tuesday, March 6, 2012. All times are PST: Pacific Standard Time.
08:00 a.m. - 09:30 a.m.
Steve Mills, Bob Picciano,
Jamie Thomas & Angel Diaz
09:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Interview with Scott Hebner
10:30 a.m. - 10:45 a.m
Interview with Ivor... [More]