Workload Automation Blog

Workload automation and job scheduling have become critical as application and IT processing requirements have expanded. Automation for workloads across a broad spectrum of operating systems, applications, databases, and dependencies is now fundamental to on-time service delivery. Learn about Workload Automation at BMC.

Workload Automation: Predicting Trends in 2016

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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...]

Big Data Security: Issues & Challenges for 2016

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Well, it's time to drop the ball, butcher "Auld Lang Syne", kiss a stranger, and call it a year. Big data had a big year in 2015 -- some of the major data tools and platforms came of age and achieved mainstream adoption. That means that 'big data' isn't a trend (or an option) anymore. It's essential to survival as a business. Now that big data has … [Read more...]

Are you asking the right Workflow Automation Questions?

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Does your Workflow Automation software meet your new business requirements? Staying competitive in today’s ever growing digital world will challenge businesses and increase pressure on IT in the digital transformation process.  With a $4 trillion internet based economy and growing at 10% per year, CEO’s are looking at how customers use technology … [Read more...]

Consolidate Job Schedulers and Achieve Workload Automation

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Did you ever think about what it would be like to consolidate job schedulers and have a single point of control from an enterprise workload automation solution? Have you considered how this approach can help you manage workloads easier, faster, and more efficiently? Are you interested in how much you can actually reduce costs by moving to an … [Read more...]

Digital Enterprise Automation at Strata Hadoop World

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At last week’s Strata Hadoop World, the largest big data event in North America, approximately 5,000 attendees, top influencers, and technologists joined together to talk about how to collectively “make data work” in the future. That conference theme was certainly on target, echoed from the captivating keynotes to the 200+ sessions to the expo hall … [Read more...]

5 Ways Workload Automation Can Accelerate Digital Transformation

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The role of automation in digital transformation has become more important today than ever before. As businesses turn to digital technologies to drive competitive differentiation, this innovation responsibility is more and more directly in the control of business owners and end users. And the number of applications and platforms used to deliver … [Read more...]

Consolidate Job Schedulers to Achieve Enterprise Workload Automation

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As applications become increasingly complex and have a greater impact on business operations, effective job scheduling becomes even more critical. A siloed or fragmented approach to managing and monitoring workloads results in higher costs, longer times to resolution, and an inability to be agile in response to business demands. Some IT … [Read more...]