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 or explore BMC's Introduction to Hadoop.

SGD Linear Regression Example with Apache Spark

This article explains how to do linear regression with Apache Spark. It assumes you have some basic knowledge of linear regression. If you do not, then you need to learn about it as it is one of the simplest ideas in statistics. Also, most machine language models are an extension of this basic idea. It is so simple to understand and use that you … [Read more...]

Control-M Reviews and User Ratings

This post is part of a series on BMC product reviews. Be sure to check out the other post on Remedy Reviews and FootPrints Reviews. BMC's Control-M solution, available on-premises or in the cloud, is a powerful digital business automation solution that automates job scheduling and workload automation, helps manage big data workflows, supports … [Read more...]

Digital Business Automation, DevOps, and 20/20 Vision

The year 2020 will be here before you know it and many businesses are setting their sights on what they can do to achieve that perfect “20/20” vision. It’s a goal that involves quickly delivering new, high-quality applications, which will become even more critical than ever to help companies become more competitive. In fact, the race is in full … [Read more...]

How Control-M Helps at Every Stage of the Big Data Journey

Getting started with Big Data is like preparing for a cross country drive. You’re not going to get it done in a day. You have to consider different routes – in the Big Data world, this means ‘What platform will you use?’; ‘How will you set up the IT architecture?’ etc. At various points in the journey, you’ll need to find bridges (from existing … [Read more...]

Top 17 DevOps Conferences of 2017

The interest in DevOps continues to grow exponentially each year in the IT and tech world. Businesses have quickly come to realize the importance of creating new apps as well as enhancing their existing software, and they continue to look for the most talented developers with the highest knowledge of the topic to assist them with streamlining, … [Read more...]

6 Ways Workload Automation Drives Digital Business

If you want to investigate a new restaurant, check out a car repair service, or find a plumber, there’s a good chance that you might visit a third party consumer review site to see what their customers are saying. If you’re not familiar with a restaurant, you might look at Open Table to read about the food, service, and ambience before making a … [Read more...]