Basic Scheduling and Operations Training

Basic Scheduling and Operations Training

Length: Four (4) days, six-eight (6-8) hours each.

This four-day course provides students with an introduction to basic BMC Control-M capabilities and components and enables them to understand common terminologies and batch workload management and monitoring techniques. Additionally, hands-on exercises are used extensively to demonstrate job-scheduling functions. By the end of this course, participants should have the skills and knowledge to manage daily business operations, as well as build and implement new workflows.

Topic Summary

  • Workload Automation Introduction and Challenges
  • BMC Control-M Solution Overview
  • Monitoring Workloads via the Monitor Domain
  • Workload Viewpoints & Filters
  • History Domain
  • Creating and Administrating Workloads via the Planning Domain
    • The General Tab
    • The Scheduling Tab
    • Detailed Review of Calendars
    • The Prerequisites Tab
    • The Actions Tab
    • SMART Folders
  • Tips & Tricks for Defining Workloads
  • Tying it all Together – Extended Hands-On Role Play Scenario
  • Tool Options
  • Review of BMC Control-M Add-On & Application Plug-Ins
  • BMC Control-M Knowledge Resources