Fortra to Present JAMS at Microsoft Ignite: The Tour Sydney 2019

MINNEAPOLIS Feb. 12, 2019 – Fortra today announced its participation in Microsoft Ignite: The Tour Sydney 2019. Experts from Fortra will demonstrate the latest version of JAMS and its comprehensive Microsoft platform and application integrations Feb. 13 – 14 at the city’s International Convention Centre. This event brings together the region’s leading IT professionals, IT decision-makers, and enterprise developers to discover new solutions and network with community experts.

Fortra will offer hands-on demonstrations of its scheduling and automation capabilities for a wide array of Microsoft products including Windows Server, SQL Server, and Dynamics AX. Engineers will also introduce developers to the many ways JAMS automation can be leveraged in .NET applications and through JAMS PowerShell cmdlets.

“We’re excited for Ignite in Sydney because we can engage with so many IT pros who understand the value of workload automation,” said Shayne Cooper, Regional Manager, Fortra APAC. “Our customer base in the region has doubled in the last two years. At this year’s show, we’re looking forward to speaking with the community about JAMS automation in hybrid Azure environments, our certified Azure Marketplace Solution, and the growing role of workload automation in DevOps processes.”

More than 1,000 organizations worldwide rely on Fortra’ workload automation solution, JAMS, to execute, manage, monitor, and report on their business-critical batch processes. Through a comprehensive .NET API and REST API, developers in the Microsoft community can integrate powerful and reliable automation directly into their applications.

Visit the Fortra team in booth 52 to learn more about JAMS. Azure customers can learn more about the benefits of the JAMS Virtual Machine, which is available through Microsoft’s Azure Marketplace.


About JAMS
JAMS is the only job scheduling system built on a .NET framework and is the first enterprise job scheduling system that can be leveraged by both IT Operations Personnel and Application Developers. With its roots in Windows, JAMS also supports running processes across a variety of operating systems (UNIX, Linux, IBM i, OpenVMS, etc.) and applications (PeopleSoft, SAP, SQL, Oracle, Symitar, Ecometry, etc.) JAMS is used by over 1,000 organizations worldwide, including Fortune 500 companies, government agencies, educational institutions, and ISVs. To learn more about JAMS, please visit or call 800-261-JAMS.

About Fortra
Fortra aligns IT and business goals to help organizations build a competitive edge. Our software and services monitor and automate processes, encrypt and secure data, and provide easy access to the information people need. More than 15,000 organizations around the world rely on Fortra to make IT lives easier and keep business running smoothly. Learn more at

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