Mainframe software directory - JCL/Job Management

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JCL/Job Management Software

(E)JES
Company:
Phoenix Software International
(E)JES A universal JES management interface that allows authorized users to collect, view and manipulate JES spool data, parameters, and resources . In addition to the traditional 3270 host interface, (E)JES has a Windows® workstation component.

ASG-Cortex-Plan
Company:
ASG Software Solutions
Part of the ASG-Cortex-OMS™ suite, ASG-Cortex-Plan™ provides job scheduling services that simplify application definition, maximize OS/390® resources, and streamline workload execution, thus enabling unattended operations. Extracting job scheduling information from descriptions stored in the production database, ASG-Cortex-Plan is a sophisticated OS/390 scheduler that plans, schedules, submits, and monitors DP production. When problems arise, ASG-Cortex-Plan solves them automatically.

ASG-Cortex-Prep
Company:
ASG Software Solutions
Part of the ASG-Cortex-OMS™ suite, ASG-Cortex-Prep™ streamlines job setup in OS/390® environments by providing services for entering, formatting, and computing values for job variables. ASG-Cortex-Prep is an interactive system that makes job preparation easier by providing a user-friendly interface and by carrying out most tasks automatically. Job preparation is also made more reliable because no manual intervention with process flows is required, thus avoiding errors. Also, the graphical interface makes it possible to prepare jobsets (job streams) on a flowchart basis.

ASG-Cortex-RE
Company:
ASG Software Solutions
ASG-Cortex-RE gathers JCL information by analyzing current operations under OS/390®. It loads selected information into the ASG-Cortex-Pdb™ operations management repository, then lets Cortex-Pdb generate OS/390 JCL in accordance with the new standards

ASG-Doc-Aid
Company:
ASG Software Solutions
ASG-Doc-Aid provides your organization with an automated solution for creating and maintaining job documentation. Doc-Aid runs under TSO/ISPF or native VTAM. It gathers information directly from JCL and sets up screens so that the documentation correctly reflects your job and its components.

ASG-DOCU/TEXT
Company:
ASG Software Solutions
ASG-DOCU/TEXT® is designed to help any data center with their production JCL environment by generating operations and systems documentation from existing sources within the data center. In addition, textual information, such as restart instructions, may be added. ASG-DOCU/TEXT provides a centralized documentation management solution for single LPAR data centers. Data sources include JCL, DB2, IMS, and several mainframe scheduling products (ASG-Zeke™, TWS, ESP, and others). Repository options include VSAM files and PDS libraries.

ASG-JCLPREP
Company:
ASG Software Solutions
ASG-JCLPREP is a comprehensive JCL management solution that automates JCL changes, standards enforcement, conversion, and tuning - eliminating hours of exhaustive programming for staff. Flexible and easy to use, JCLPREP streamlines operations, improves your data center's productivity, and reduces downtime in your production system by eliminating errors.

ASG-JOB/SCAN
Company:
ASG Software Solutions
ASG-JOB/SCAN®, a JCL validation and standards enforcement product, is specifically designed to help single LPAR data centers (with COBOL or Assembler expertise for JCL standards programs) operate an error-free production JCL environment.

ASG-PRO/JCL
Company:
ASG Software Solutions
ASG-PRO/JCL®, an advanced JCL validation and standards enforcement product, is specifically designed to help multiple LPAR data centers (with REXX expertise for JCL standards programs) achieve and operate a production JCL environment that is error-free, standardized, and optimized.

ASG-Workload Optimization Suite
Company:
ASG Software Solutions
Increasing workloads and complex interdependencies between jobs make monitoring schedules and predicting batch performance difficult. Complex environments require proven solutions to forecast workloads, verify performance, and understand scheduling and Job Control Language (JCL) environments. ASG Workload Optimization Suite is comprised of ASG-Workload Planner™, ASG-Workload Analyzer™, and ASG-Workload Mapper™, and addresses all three of these important needs, allowing Production Control, Operations Management, and other data center staff to better manage critical batch processing environments.

ASG-Zebb
Company:
ASG Software Solutions
ASG-Zebb is an automated restart system that monitors jobs on one or multiple mainframe computers. It evaluates and logs the execution steps within jobs and provides automated restart and recovery capabilities. Zebb significantly reduces the amount of manual work required to restart or rerun jobs in OS/390® environments, dramatically reducing the possibility of human error and increasing productivity.

Batch Analysis Service
Company:
Lexonix
Batch Analysis Service - Batch Tuning Service. The Batch Analysis Service provided by Lexonix Technologies is an indepth consulting service through which customer performance data is collected and used to tune the customer's most troubled S/390 batch cycles. Lexonix has offered this service for more than ten years and over that time period our customers have been some of the largest Fortune 100 companies. Results from the Batch Analysis Service have routinely saved our clients 20 - 74 percent of their original batch cycle elapsed time.

Beta 92 Discovery - Log Manager
Company:
Beta Systems
Production security through automated job and process log analysis for all platforms Beta 92 enables you to use the proven Beta 92 log management system for job and process logs of UNIX, Linux and Windows systems as well. The system searches logs from all platforms for errors, thus ensuring smooth production throughout the entire enterprise. You can employ the proven advantages of the mainframe - reliability and productive efficiency - as well as tried and tested infrastructure data center batch processing throughout the enterprise, at the same time guaranteeing the highest level of production security for all platforms.

Beta 92 EJM
Company:
Beta Systems
In order to provide the data center team with a single point of control and direct access to all systems, a first-rate cross-platform job management solution should provide comprehensive control and monitoring features from the z/OS-System - without requiring users to log on to distributed systems. Working in tandem, Beta 92 EJM and Beta 92 offer an all round job management system. Through direct communication between Beta 92 EJM and Beta 92, all decentralized job management tasks can now be conducted without tying up JES resources. Jobs are started by the z/OS scheduler via Beta 92 EJM. Job output is subsequently checked in Beta 92 and the return code is transferred back to the scheduler by Beta 92 EJM. If the job is incomplete, its status can be displayed in Beta 92 EJM.

CA 11 Workload Automation Restart and Tracking
Company:
CA
Automate the process of restarting your jobs

CA OPS/MVS® Event Management and Automation
Company:
CA
Unicenter CA-OPS/MVS Event Management and Automation, a recognized leader in z/OS and OS/390 automation, provides comprehensive functionality to help maximize system availability, improve efficiency, reduce errors, reduce downtime and increase productivity. Its robust functionality provides unlimited scalability to manage the smallest to the largest and most complex data centers, without complicated programming.

CA Workload Automation Restart Option for z/OS Schedulers
Company:
CA
Unicenter AutoSys Job Management is an industry-leading job management system that supports enterprise-wide mission-critical applications. Designed for distributed environments, it delivers event-driven scheduling, centralized real-time monitoring and programmable error recovery - all providing the reliability and scalability your production environment needs. In addition, it easily accommodates the massive processing of jobs required by eBusiness, thus providing rapid Internet job management.

CCSS Control-Card Sub-System
Company:
GSF Software
Allows JCL procedures and Include members to contain in-line control cards; control cards may contain symbolic parameters.

IPCP Plus/MVS
Company:
Software Diversified Services
IPCP Plus is the premier file control utility on the market and has an install base of over 1,000 satisfied customers. With a single command your batch jobs can close one to 500 CICS files, or stop DL/1 and CA Datacom databases. After your regular batch job updates the files, a single JCL statement automatically re-opens the files to their original online status. IPCP Plus is automatic and offers rock-solid reliability.

IPCP Plus/VSE
Company:
Software Diversified Services
IPCP Plus is the premier file control utility on the market and has an install base of over 1,000 satisfied customers. With a single command your batch jobs can close one to 500 CICS files, or stop DL/1 and CA Datacom databases. After your regular batch job updates the files, a single JCL statement automatically re-opens the files to their original online status. IPCP Plus is automatic and offers rock-solid reliability.

JAT - The JCL Automation Tool
Company:
DCMS
Create test JCL and fresh test files from their corresponding production versions in seconds. JAT provides significant reductions in the time and labor associated with Application System Testing setup. JAT allows programmers to quickly create new test JCL and fresh test files from their corresponding production versions in seconds.Interactively define and save your test file naming standards and test JCL standards. Then anytime you need test JCL or fresh test files simply tell JAT the member name of the production JOB you are planning to test. JAT will then examine the production JOB and create renamed copies of the all production files needed for the test and optionally create a complete set of test JCL. JAT can create test files on the same system or prepare the test files for export to a second LPAR within the same or remote complex.

JCL Analyzer
Company:
CSI International
JCL Analyzer - Provides quick reports and cross references on JCL Procs, components and libraries

JCL Analyzer
Company:
CSI International
A fast, easy-to-use, cross-reference utility that produces nine reports displaying Job, JCLLIB, Include, Procedure, File and Program relationships. JCL/Analyzer provides a quick way of identifying every JCLLIB, Include, Procedure, Program and Dataset used in all or any of your Jobs, or all Procedures and Programs that use each of your Files.

JCLPLUS!
Company:
SEA
JCL PLUS equips you with the tools, documentation, and support you need for total JCL management.

JCLPLUS! Remote
Company:
SEA
changes are made to the PROCs and the JOBs. The changes all work in the development environment, but there is no way to be sure they will not cause JCL errors in the production environment. JCLPLUS! Remote allows you to validate the JOBs and PROCs in the production environment from the development environment. You can do this from ISPF, ISPF Edit, or in an MVS batch JOB. JCLPLUS! Remote can also be integrated with change management procedures to ensure that JCL and PROCs being returned to a production environment will work properly in the production environment.

JED - Expert Job Control Manager
Company:
DCMS
JED provides a fully automated JCL management solution for today's OS/390 and z/OS data centers. Complete JCL validation, standards enforcement, reformatting, syntax checking, maintenance, conversions and tuning are now possible, automatically! JED can be executed interactively during an edit session or in batch mode for validating or changing groups of JCL members. JED can also be executed as part of an automated production change implementation process. The JED Remote Server Facility enables developers, as well as automated change control systems, working from a test LPAR/image, to accurately validate pre-production JCL that will later be executed on a different local or remote LPAR/image.

JSF-Job and Syslog Facility
Company:
MacKinney
Off load, view, search, print, copy, archive and restore job/syslog output from ISPF

JSF-Job and Syslog Facility
Company:
Blueline
JSF-Job and Syslog Facility - Archives SYSLOG, JCL and/or SYSOUT. Scans for abends and condition codes. Saves paper, time, and space while improving quality and reliability. Uses ISPF panels. Easy to use. No more lost JCL or SYSLOG listings or manual checking for abends/errors. Archived data is compressed.

OSXREFS
Company:
MacKinney
Consists of four handy cross-reference generators. 1) Scans a PROCLIB and builds a cross reference showing all PROCs which contain a DD statement for each dataset name. 2) Scans a PDS and identifies members which contain specific character strings. 3) Lists all the programs in your link libraries and lists.

OSXREFS
Company:
Blueline
OSXREFS - Consists of four handy cross-reference generators. 1) Scans a PROCLIB and builds a cross reference showing all PROCs which contain a DD statement for each dataset name. 2) Scans a PDS and identifies members which contain specific character strings. 3) Lists all the programs in your link libraries and lists all the PROCs that execute each program. 4) Lists all PROCs and the programs they execute using any PROCLIB as input.

Smart Jobstream Series
Company:
Relational Architects International
The Smart Jobstream Series is an integrated set of products designed to keep your entire workload of production batch jobstreams running smoothly. These products are designed to simplify application development, maintenance and trouble shooting while improving the reliability, performance, manageability and throughput of your background jobstreams. Smart Jobstream components also reduce resource contention and prevent costly SNAFUs in batch.

SmartJCL
Company:
Horizont
SmartJCL is a new JCL checker. It offers an integrated scheduler interfaces, reformat functions, batch mode and much more.

STEPLIB TSO/E Command
Company:
GSF Software
Dynamic STEPLIB command which allows a TSO/E user to specify private load libraries from which other command processors and programs can be loaded. Can be invoked in a CLIST, a REXX EXEC, or in ISPF and works in TSO/E foreground as well as in TSO batch.

VisiTrac/Basic
Company:
Lexonix
VisiTrac/Basic - Batch Tracking Product.VisiTrac provides the user with quick and easy desktop access to an in-depth understanding of the structure and performance of any batch cycle. All the user needs to do is identify one or more cycle end tasks and VisiTrac produces a comprehensive collection of reports, charts and a full-cycle task flowchart. It's that easy.

VisiTrac/Real Time Monitor
Company:
Lexonix
VisiTrac/Real Time Monitor - Real Time Batch Monitoring Product. VisiTrac/RTM provides a real time view of your processes as they execute. The product is distributed as an add-on component of the VisiTrac/Basic product. VisiTrac/RTM uses the download (report) file produced by the basic product as input to any monitoring session.

XREFPLUS!
Company:
SEA
XREFPLUS! is a powerful tool that enables you to determine comprehensively how your installation's JCL or PROC libraries are using datasets, programs, PROC's, and catalogs as well as DASD and tape volumes. Perhaps for the first time, you will have a complete picture of the interrelationships of JCL, programs, and datasets. Such i

XREFPLUS!DBr
Company:
SEA
XREFPLUS!/DBr is a powerful tool that enables you to comprehensively determine how your installation's JCL or PROC libraries are using datasets, JOBs, programs, and PROCs. It gives you a complete picture of the interrelationships of your JCL, programs, and datasets.

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