Tom Geva

Tom Geva

Tom Geva is an IT Workload Automation expert. Tom served as a Control-M product manager for more than 10 years and was responsible for translating the workload automation market requirements gathered from customers and analysts into product and business strategies, roadmap and specifications. Tom is deeply involved in the development process of all the Control-M releases. As a Sr. Solution Marketing Manager he frequently speaks in conferences and workload automation events. Tom holds 19 years of experience in the IT industry. Prior to joining BMC Software in 2001, Tom spent 4 years as a production control manager in the Israeli Defense Force and was responsible for workload automation and mainframe education services.

Workload Automation: Predicting Trends in 2016

In January 2014, I published a workload automation trends prediction for 2014 blog primarily focused on the impact of Gartner’s “Nexus of Forces.” These forces are often referred to as SMAC (Social, Mobile, Analytics and Cloud), widely recognized as the disruptive technologies driving the consumerization and industrialization “mega trends.” In … [Read more...]

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You have a new script developed and ready to be automated as part of a bigger business flow. What are the next steps? Create a new job definition, and point it to the script location. Use your company naming convention standard for the job, application and other categorization attributes. Specify the OS account that will be used to execute … [Read more...]

Big Data, Big Team: The Making of Control-M for Hadoop

In July 2012 I participated in a BMC Big Data Summit that took place in BMC headquarters in Houston, Texas. I met architects from many of the BMC product lines and we discussed Hadoop and Big Data opportunities along with customers use cases, challenges and needs (I’ve described some of the Workload Automation use cases before in an article … [Read more...]