All News Items

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Next
Analysis: Workload automation tools - IT World Canada, Howard Solomon
Job scheduling has grown up, now dealing with virtualization and the cloud. There’s never enough time in the day, even more so if the organization is growing and operates across multiple time zones. That was the problem faced by the IT department of B.C.’s Graymont Services, the second largest supplier of lime and lime-based products in North America.
Read More...
ActiveBatch Extension Supports Technologies Inside and Outside of Microsoft Ecosystem - CloudPost, Jim Manias
Enterprises worldwide are increasingly using Microsoft’s System Center 2012 R2 as part of their data center to manage on-premises, service provider, and Microsoft Azure environments. Advanced Systems Concepts, Inc. (ASCI),maker of ActiveBatch® IT Automation Without BoundariesSM, makes life easier for IT administrators with itsarchitectural approach to IT Automation that minimizes time and cost requirements, whilemaximizing efficiency.
Read More...
Efficient Data Automation for Financial Firms - Benefits of the Architectural Approach for IT Development - IT Briefcase, Jim Manias
Data for financial firms needs to be presented in real time, and IT workload automation is a crucial facilitator that allows firms to process this vital data. Firms that stand out in the marketplace have automation in place that pulls data from both internal and external systems, allowing them to process and analyze the data before the opportunity is lost.
Read More...
Tech & Tools Watch, August 22 - Redmond Magazine, Jeffrey Schwartz
Advanced Systems Concepts Ties to Configuration Manager by offering an extension for Microsoft System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager. Along with its other System Center extensions, the new release provides common management across on-premises, services provider and Azure environments.
Read More...
New products of the week - Network World, Ellen Messmer
A Network World roundup of intriguing new products which includes the ActiveBatch Extension for System Center Configuration Manager which provides administrators with a series of production-ready Job Steps to integrate SCCM and non-SCCM processes, giving administrators unsurpassed convenience and control of Windows Server and client desktop networks.
Read More...
IBM Systems Magazine - Power Systems Edition
Advanced Systems Concepts releases two additions to version 9 of its ActiveBatch workload automation and job scheduling software. Now available in ActiveBatch V9 Service Pack 3 (SP3), the enhancements simplify the scheduling of jobs involving two key enterprise computing platforms: IBM Power Systems* servers running IBM i and Microsoft* System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM).
Read More...
Mitigating Data Center Risk by Adopting a New IT Automation STRATEGY
Try a modern approach, which puts processes and systems first. Data centers are complicated, fluid, and sometimes risky places. Risky in the sense that while they are being asked relentlessly to be faster, more agile, and more reliable, they also are burdened with an ever-increasing array of equipment, applications, processes, and requirements. In the IT world, complexity breeds points of possible failure — and increased risk is the result.
Read More...
ASCI Improves IBM i Chops of Cross-Platform Job Scheduler
Advanced Systems Concepts (ASCI) has recently enhanced its ActiveBatch job scheduler with more useful integration and management functionality for the IBM i server. ASCI last month announced the release of ActiveBatch version 9 SP3, which focuses on improving the product's capability to work in IBM i environments and with Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) systems management tool.
Read More...
Advanced Systems Concepts Unveils New System Center Configuration Manager
Advanced Systems Concepts, Inc. (ASCI), maker of ActiveBatch® IT Automation Without BoundariesSM, today announced the release of two important improvements for Version 9 of its ActiveBatch Workload Automation and Job Scheduling Software. The additions, now available in ActiveBatch V9 Service Pack 3 (SP3), dramatically simplify the scheduling of jobs involving two key enterprise computing platforms: IBM AS/400 machines and the Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) systems management product.
Read More...
ActiveBatch 9 Improves Job Scheduling for IBM AS/400 and System Center Configuration Manager - Virtualization Review, Christa Ayer
Eliminate custom scripts and platform-specific tools.
Read More...