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How to Configure a Job Scheduler for Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) Compliance

During the late 1990s and early 2000s, major financial fraud was uncovered in several large public corporations, most notably Enron. In response, the landmark passage of the Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) Act of 2002 led to broad oversight, requiring all publicly traded companies and some privately-held companies to create and report on their internal accounting controls to Read More


Why You Should Find a Windows Task Scheduler Alternative

Problem 1: Server Sprawl Running individual and isolated tasks on Windows 7 Task Scheduler or Windows XP Task Scheduler works fine as a one-off solution, but maintaining separate job schedules on each Windows server is difficult. Doing so requires you to log onto each server to view or schedule tasks, which is time-consuming and increases Read More



4 Questions to Determine the Real Cost of Homegrown Job Scheduling Software

Faced with a global pandemic and economic uncertainty, companies are taking a hard look at how they’re doing business. Budgets are getting tighter and resources are being stretched thin as they look for ways to make their processes more efficient and save costs. Companies that had originally opted for homegrown job scheduling software because of Read More



FAQ: Enterprise Job Scheduling Software Maintenance and Support

When you’ve had your job scheduling software for a long time, you might have some questions about the way your tool is supported or why the maintenance costs are the way they are. We’ve put together an FAQ to help you understand the situation. Q: What does it mean if my enterprise job scheduling software Read More


6 Reasons Why Enterprise Job Scheduling Is a Must-Have in 2020

Enterprise job scheduling is a must-have for modern enterprises. The pace of business continues to increase, the volume of data continues to grow, and new technologies make IT environments more complex all the time. New technology and new IT trends are changing the way enterprises are run. Enterprise job scheduling software may have once been Read More


Holiday Season Enterprise Job Scheduling

The holiday shopping season is great for consumers – it’s full of opportunity, excitement, great deals, and purchases. Retailers, though, can experience undue stress as they try to keep up with ever-rising consumer demands. It’s not just the stores themselves that feel the pressure. During holiday shopping seasons, IT teams must ensure that the company’s Read More


Five Steps to a Smoother Job Scheduling Transition

Our engineers discuss automation needs on a daily basis. They perform process evaluations, hold remote training sessions, speak about job scheduling at industry events, and host automation webinars. They know there’s nothing quite as good as being in the same room – when your users and our engineers can share a cup of coffee, communication Read More


The State of your Job Scheduling Software – Evolution, Stagnation, or Slow Death

Organizations tend to spend time and resources when first evaluating and implementing job scheduling software, but once it’s in, it’s in. It’s great to have software you can “set-and-forget”, but apathy around Job Scheduling software inevitably leads to organization-level issues with service deliverability, hardware requirements, and productivity. Every business should conduct a yearly review to Read More