Cross-platform job scheduling software

Easily automate across systems and applications with low-code/no-code job scheduling

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Job scheduling has never been easier

Simple and user-friendly while being a powerful job scheduling solution is what makes ActiveBatch by Redwood the easiest-to-use job scheduling software. Prebuilt job step templates, drag-and-drop workflow designer and seamless integrations has anyone on your IT team automating business processes end-to-end—no scripting or coding required.

Automate without dev resources

With low code/no code, drag-and-drop functionality and an extensive job steps library, anyone on your IT team can quickly and easily spin up automation—no development expertise or custom scripting required.

Consolidate automation tools

Rather than juggling automation across multiple systems and applications, run all business process automation in one job scheduling solution for complete visibility into workflows across your tech stack.

Use event-driven workload automation

Advanced scheduling features and event-driven architecture streamline IT operations and create less manual work. Trigger based on email, file events, data modifications and more with drag-and-drop scheduling.

Seamless integrations

Build end-to-end workflows spanning your entire IT environment with a comprehensive library of built-in integrations, extensions and add-ons. After integration, run automation seamlessly across your tech stack using ActiveBatch Job Steps Library with hundreds of prebuilt job steps and user-friendly drag-and-drop design. Easily coordinate and consolidate complex business processes across automation tools into a centralized platform through ActiveBatch integrations.

  • Business process automation: Microsoft app suite, enterprise resource management (ERP), business process management (BPM), customer relationship management (CRM) and BI tools   
  • Data warehousing: Hadoop Ecosystem, SAP, Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle Databases, Informatica, IBM and open-source data management software
  • Infrastructure automation: On-premises data centers and cloud vendors including VMware, Amazon EC2 and Microsoft Azure for hybrid and multi-cloud orchestration
  • Secure file transfers: MFT, SFTP and FTPS with advanced file event triggers and parallel transfer capabilities 

SLA monitoring and notifications

Improve SLA management with workload automation that monitors workloads in real time, prioritizes SLA jobs and sends notifications of any issues. You can even set up auto-remediation through workflows and dependencies. Go beyond just sending notification of an issue and dynamically provision resources and keep SLAs on track without team member intervention.

Self-service job scheduling portal

Get an intuitive user interface allowing business end-users to manage and run end-to-end job scheduling and track workflows with ActiveBatch Self-Service Portal. Enabling non-IT users with an expansive job steps library, drag-and-drop functionality and event-driven processes means individual team members can contribute more to efficiency and the entire business doesn’t depend on IT for job scheduling. This self-service capability takes the strain off IT departments, eliminates bottlenecks and makes job scheduling available to more team members.

ActiveBatch job scheduling software

Optimize efficiency, streamline business processes and create end-to-end automation with the easiest-to-use workload automation from ActiveBatch by Redwood.

Workload Automation FAQs

What is a job scheduling tool?

Commonly, a job scheduling tools allow users to schedule workflows to run at specific dates and times with a typical configuration including a job scheduler and an execution agent. The job scheduler is responsible for job management, scheduling tasks, passing job information along and dispatching jobs to the right agent at the right time. More advanced job scheduling software or workload automation tool lets user trigger jobs triggered based on events or run ad hoc jobs, allowing you to run automation end-to-end.

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Is there logging for jobs and instances in ActiveBatch job scheduling?

Yes. ActiveBatch generates and retains logs for all jobs and workflows. Logs can be stored in a remote location or centrally managed by the ActiveBatch database. Users can also run in-depth reports and have real-time visibility into processes and systems. Explore ActiveBatch’s workflow automation capabilities.

What's the best job scheduling software?

IT environments are increasingly complex and diverse so many IT organizations are moving toward end-to-end enterprise job schedulers and automation platforms that provide event-based workload automation, constraints and intelligent facilities for managing IT infrastructure. The best job scheduling software products available also provide universal connectors and powerful REST APIs for endless extensibility. See what you can accomplish with ActiveBatch.

Does job scheduling software include event-driven automation?

Yes. ActiveBatch job scheduler supports many event triggers for email events, file events, FTP events, database modifications and much more. This reduces delays and manual errors, keeping crucial timely processes, such as invoicing and credit card processing, on time for both large and small businesses.

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What interfaces does ActiveBatch workload automation software support?

ActiveBatch’s workload automation solution functionality supports a range of interfaces and works on users’ favorite web interfaces like Chrome, Firefox, IE, Safari and Opera. ActiveBatch Web Console offers access to all capabilities to simplify workflows in ActiveBatch’s drag-and-drop workflow designer as well as customizable template reports. ActiveBatch also includes a Linux | UNIX command line interface (CLI) and is available as a separate download.

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