Self-Service Analyticsfor IWS
apsware analytics for IWS
Reporting, metrics and documentation within everyone’s reach for IBM Workload Scheduler for z/OS
The missing Link
Long-term job history
In your IBM Workload Automation for z/OS environment, you are collecting limited job history. apsware analytics overcomes this limitation and collects and normalizes automation run-time statistics and structures for weeks and years.
Based on this solid data foundation, you may analyze and visualize your automated business processes faster than ever before.
Real-time job status
Your IT operations are not operating in a silo. More and more users in an organization need to know the real-time status for the automated processes automated via IWS. apsware analytics detects any IWS status change in real-time and puts it in a relational database. Reporting now becomes easy. The times when hooks or job modifications that were required to get IWS job status information are over! This provides simplicity, visibility and control to everyone who needs to know, and frees IT personnel to focus on more essential operations tasks.
Because in reality, nobody has the time or the desire to compile excellent documentation, you could be stepping in the dark or relying on professional guessing
apsware analytics solves this challenge. Graphical job documentation is created automatically or on-demand. Always up-to-date, always correct, comprehensive and easy to understand. Precise documentation you can rely on and use on a daily basis or for D/R or Audit requirements.
How has an IWS operation or application performed over the past weeks, months years? When has it started? When has it ended? What is the average duration? Is the job duration growing or shirking? When did a job have an unusually short or long duration, or other anomalies? apsware analytics provides out-of-the box reports to answer these questions immediately.
How many IWS operations have executed yesterday, over last x days or within a range of days. Numerous filter options on jobnames, jobstatus and other key parameters are available to define meaningful metrics and dashboards, right out-of-the box, users simply point click and report. No programming, or intrusive hooks into IWS just answers when you need them, at your fingertips.