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DEFINITION: A job scheduler is a program that enables an enterprise to schedule and, in some cases, monitor computer "batch" jobs (units of work, such as the running of a payroll program). A job scheduler can initiate and manage jobs automatically by processing prepared job control language statements or through equivalent interaction with a human operator. Today's job schedulers typically provide a graphical  … 
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IDC White Paper: The Evolution of Job Scheduling - CA's Approach to Workload Automation
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: This IDC paper presents the key concerns driving IT management and how they translate into needs that can be addressed through modern approaches to job scheduling and workload automation.
Posted: 20 Feb 2008 | Published: 01 Nov 2007

CA Technologies.
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JOB SCHEDULING SOFTWARE DEFINITION (continued): … A job scheduler is a program that enables an enterprise to schedule and, in some cases, monitor computer "batch" jobs (units of work, such as the running of a payroll program). A job scheduler can initiate and manage jobs automatically by processing prepared job control language statements or through equivalent interaction with a human operator. Today's job schedulers typically provide a graphical user interface and a single point of control for all the work in a distributed network of computers. Some features that may be found in a job scheduler include:Continously automatic monitoring of jobs and completion notificationEvent-driven job scheduling Performance monitoringReport scheduling
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