JAMS Release 5.4 for Enterprise Job Scheduling and Workload Automation

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21 OCT 2011 – MVP Systems Software, Inc., a leader in enterprise batch job scheduling and workload automation software, has released JAMS 5.4 which includes more than a dozen new features and enhancements, all of which have been requested by customers.

“JAMS 5.4 is a major new release of our enterprise job scheduling solution,” states Jeffrey Smithson of MVP. “The new workflow activities in particular will be a tremendous asset to our user community as they leverage JAMS to manage various critical business processes.”

Some of the highlights of JAMS 5.4 include:

  • You can now add parameters to a System definition and they will be picked up by all jobs in the system.
  • Improved SQLCommand execution method makes it easier to run SQL scripts.
  • New OleDbCommand and ODBCDbCommand execution methods make it easier to run database scripts for non-SQL Server database.
  • New SQLStoredProc execution method makes it easier to execute a SQL stored procedure and includes support for output parameters.

The new workflow activities in JAMS 5.4 include the ability to see the details of a workflow as it is executing as well as support for sending commands to workflows as they execute. In all, more than 25 new workflow activities have been added in JAMS 5.4.

“We have been partnering with MVP for the past two years in Asia,” states Don Scott of Libertec Solutions. “Our customers include some of the world’s largest financial organizations and they often state that JAMS is one of the most reliable enterprise applications in their toolset. We’re excited to introduce JAMS 5.4 to our customer base.”

For a complete listing of the new features in JAMS 5.4, please visit www.jamsscheduler.com/.

To learn more about enterprise batch job scheduling and workload automation, visit www.jamsscheduler.com/.

About JAMS (Job Access and Management System)

JAMS is the only job scheduling system built on a .NET framework. JAMS 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, System i, OpenVMS, etc.) and applications (SAP, SQL, Oracle, PeopleSoft, Symitar, Ecometry, etc.) To learn more about JAMS, please visit www.jamsscheduler.com/ or call 800-261-JAMS.

About MVP Systems Software, Inc.

For more than 20 years, MVP Systems Software, Inc. has provided leading-edge batch job scheduling and automation solutions to its more than 750+ customers. Customers include household names like JPMorgan Chase, Boeing, FINRA, Manulife Financial, Kaiser Permanente, and the US Postal Service. MVP’s solutions are delivered in traditional software as well as SaaS models.

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