Once you have requested a Workload Automation Trial and completed the agent installation on a computer on the same network as your SAP system, you have to do few actions to enable the communication between the agent and your SAP system.
Here is a step by step guide to achieve this:
Did you know? The Workload Automation agent contains the R3Batch SAP certified module to connect to you SAP system. It communicates with your SAP system to start the jobs and return its status. You can orchestrate your R/3, process chains and infopackage jobs with Workload Automation.
Starting from the latest Workload Scheduler (TWS) version 9.4 fix pack 1, as we written in our previous post, you can deploy the dynamic agent using Docker. The product provides you a simple way to create, update and maintain your Docker image and container with Workload Automation (WA) Dynamic Agent.
Following the top five scenarios you can address using the new feature.
IBM and HCL just released new enhancements with Workload Scheduler (TWS) version 9.4 Fix Pack 1, that from one side push the product on the road of a transformation strategy for Cloud, Docker and DevOps, and on the other side address many “Requests for Enhancements” from existing customers.
These new features make TWS a complete product for both enterprise and business digital automation that is required from modern application development and deployment methodologies.
One of the top features of the IBM Workload Scheduler (aka TWS) is the What-If Analysis capability: an advanced simulation tool built to help IBM Workload Automation customers understand the possible impact of changes on their workload.
What-if Analysis is a predictive tool able to represent your workload using a Gantt View, to display scheduled activities faster and give you a visual representation of your workload that at a glance gives feedback about workload health.
Do you dream of a simple way to schedule and monitor your java batches? Are you looking for a way to orchestrate composite workloads and handle the workflow and the exceptions easily?
If your answer is yes, take a closer look at the new IBM Workload Automation plug-in for JSR 352 Java Batch. Here’s a brief description of the JSR 352 protocol and its integration into IBM Workload Automation.
New in Workload Automation? The Application Catalog can help you!!
The Workload Automation on Cloud Solution includes a growing set of ready-to-use applications covering a large number of categories. Each application is equipped with a video and documentation with usage scenarios
Save time and headaches using the new IBM Workload Automation feature “Import definitions” which will allow you to automate the process of migrating your Cron and Windows Task Scheduler tasks to Workload Scheduler.
Every day is a good day for enjoy a good coffee at the bar, before starting the morning work. But every IT administrator knows that a good day is a day where all that happens, it a predicted stuff. “If I have a plan, I can manage everything without pain” I say to myself.
When we started to have Workload Automation offered as a Service (Try it!), we have started to be customer of our product. And I was suffering of the same pains… What happens if I need to upgrade an agent? Can I deliver the build to the test before the start of the day? If I don’t my boss will blame me: the test team will declare to be late!
Inventory management includes many different SAP processes to keep your tables synchronized with good movements. You may also need to produce reports about incoming at outgoing goods to help you to calculate your buffer stocks.
Workload Automation Inventory Management application inside the Workload Automation on Cloud offering is the solution to sequentially run the SAP processes based on your schedule and produce up to date reports from your SAP Business Objects component.