Feature spotlights

Hybrid Workload Automation

Use Hybrid Workload Automation to extend your automation environment more easily and cost-effectively. In addition, benefit from intelligent automation from the industry leader in planning and service from a central point of control. The IBM® Workload Automation user interface works for beginners and experts for any scheduling practice you need.

Streamline your release management process

Automate and schedule the development, test and promotion into production of an application or business process with the option to rollback to earlier versions should something go wrong.

Monitor your workload and environment quickly and easily

Monitoring your workload is the one most important activity in ensuring that your business is focused on what is most important. The state of your jobs and workstations is an indicator of your success. Discover how to create and run a query to monitor jobs, share the query with a group of users, save the query to the list of available queries and add the Monitor Workload page to the list of startup pages.

Avoid putting your business at risk

With the Dynamic Workload Console Graphical Views, you can detect issues, analyze impact, trigger recovery and monitor in real time. In addition, you improve the workload planning, monitoring, impact analysis and troubleshooting of your environment.

Ready-to-use integrations

Map your business with 35+ business adaptors to integrate smoothly with business applications such as SAP, Oracle, PeopleSoft, Salesforce, Informatica, Hadoop ecosystem and more.

Self-service automation

Run and monitor processes on demand from mobile and tablet devices.

Flexible pricing and deployment

With the new IBM Cloud DevOps for Hybrid Deployment bundle, IBM delivers a new consumption model based on FlexPoints. FlexPoints can be purchased and allocated across the applications included in the bundle according to needs of the business.

Agent upgrade with minimal scheduling disruption

With IBM Workload Scheduler agent upgrade with minimal scheduling disruption, both fault-tolerant agent and dynamic agent instances can be upgraded with minimal impact to scheduling activities.

Docker Agent for Workload Scheduler

Address high workload peaks throughout the year more quickly and efficiently using the right amount of resources. Improve scalability, portability and efficiency using Docker agents.

Advanced Rerun Flexibility

The new advanced rerun options help you orchestrate your workflows seamlessly, building recovery logic into the job definition and rerunning job successors directly from the Monitor Workload view. Learn how you can improve jobs with rerun options, rerun selective successors and use the Job Management plugin.

Connect jobs using variables

Use the variable passing feature to pass data between jobs and job streams.

Scheduling through REST APIs

Use application programming interfaces such as REST, SOAP, Java and others to schedule and monitor workloads.

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