What it can do for your business

IBM® Workload Automation is a complete solution for batch and real-time workload management, available for distributed mainframe or hosted in the cloud. Use it to drive workloads on hosted servers, at low costs for your central server. Increase your productivity with powerful plan- and event-driven scheduling, and run and monitor your workloads wherever you are.

IBM also provides a new bundled offering under a new consumption model that changes the way you can use and deploy DevOps software. The new offering helps simplify your planning for adoption and growth of critical IBM DevOps products. Read more in the solution brief below.

IBM Workload Automation

Optimize workload management

Improve decision making by using predictive analytics and centralized management, reducing costs by eliminating manual activities as well as the cost of ownership for your central server.

Improve business agility

Enable greater development agility and integration with DevOps toolchain for business and infrastructure agility.

Simplify operations

Simplify the client experience by customizing workload dashboards and providing autonomy and precise governance to application developers and operators with dedicated interfaces for each.

Key features

  • Hybrid Workload Automation
  • Streamline your release management process
  • Monitor your workload and environment quickly and easily
  • Avoid putting your business at risk
  • Ready-to-use integrations
  • Self-service automation
  • Flexible pricing and deployment
  • Agent upgrade with minimal scheduling disruption
  • Docker Agent for Workload Scheduler
  • Advanced Rerun Flexibility
  • Connect jobs using variables
  • Scheduling through REST APIs

Security and privacy in the cloud

When using IBM Cloud offerings, your company can scale and adapt quickly to changing business needs without compromising security, privacy or risk levels. Learn more about IBM Cloud security

This offering meets the following industry and global compliance standards, depending on the edition you choose.


To learn about the compliance and certifications for a specific offering edition, consult the Cloud Services data security and privacy data sheets.

Product images

Centralized auditing
Centralized auditing
Workload dashboard
Workload dashboard
What-if analysis
What-if analysis

Available on IBM Cloud

This product is available on IBM Cloud, an open source environment that helps you quickly and easily create, deploy, and manage applications on the cloud.

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Which option is right for you?

  • 30-day trial

    Your own fully-functional system to explore: automation savings

  • Subscription

    Per Job Pricing. Accelerate the deployment of business process automation

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