IBM Advanced Job Scheduler for i


When choosing a job scheduler for your environment, you need to consider a variety of different features. The following is a list of features available in the IBM Advanced Job Scheduler for i:

Automated job scheduling

Work Flow Manager

System-wide job controls

System and user-defined parameters

Workload/history forecasting

Network management

Security

Graphical user interface and Web interface

Other key features

The IBM Advanced Job Scheduler for i is a highly comprehensive, full-functional job scheduler and report distribution product on IBM i systems. This Licensed Program Product (5770-JS1) facilitates your unattended operations, which can reduce your cost of ownership, and helps improve efficiency and accuracy in managing your batch applications. Leading edge scheduling benefits include:

These functions are aimed at simplifying your business, from automating control of your batch jobs to integrating with existing IBM Navigator for i function. Essentially, any batch-capable function can now be scheduled. For example, backups can be scheduled and maintained by combining IBM Advanced Job Scheduler for i with Backup, Recovery and Media Services (BRMS).

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