Automate Ellucian Banner® Processes

Cross-platform automation and reliable batch job scheduling for colleges and universities.

By standardizing the properties of scheduled IT processes and centrally monitoring batch processes from Ellucian Banner®, JAMS job scheduler streamlines the management of student information systems.

Core Banner Automation

JAMS natively integrates with Banner’s underlying database and application layers. As a result, institutions using JAMS for automation can maintain uniform control as they employ different sets of Banner tools, allowing institutions to leverage JAMS for Registration, Human Resource Information, Financial Aid, and more. JAMS Banner job scheduler eliminates the need for building custom scheduling tools and retaining professional service firms while providing a range of benefits, including:

  • Dependable generation of reports, letters, financial aid processing, and more
  • Increased staff productivity and efficiency
  • Point-and-click interface for creating Banner workflows
  • Load-balancing across campus servers or VMs to minimize latency
  • Accommodate processing across departments
  • Robust, granular security

  • Centralized job logs from Banner and other processes
  • Accelerated FAFSA data processing
  • Immediate and easy-to-understand alerts, notifications, and audit trails
  • Smooth transitions when upgrading or adding a Banner module
  • Unparalleled, 24×7 support

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From the Experts: How to Integrate Ellucian Banner® with JAMS

JAMS Support Engineer Louis Diaz has implemented JAMS at dozens of institutions and provided automation training to many more. In this expert chat, Louis explains why institutions automate Banner, how JAMS integrates with Banner, and shares a Banner automation story from one of his on-sites.

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Learn how your institution can use JAMS job scheduler to eliminate manual processing, reduce the risk of human error, and improve operational efficiencies.


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University of Mary Washington: Automating Banner with JAMS

After one year of manual aid packaging with a new tuition model, the University decided it was time to better leverage their Banner installation. The University of Mary Washington set out to find a workload automation solution that worked well, was flexible, and offered good customer service.

Automate More than Just Banner

JAMS connects Banner to your entire IT infrastructure in a single, centralized automation solution that integrates with multiple platforms and processes.

  • Windows
  • Linux
  • UNIX
  • AWS
  • VMWare
  • Azure

  • Oracle
  • Crystal Reports
  • File Transfers
  • Custom Applications
  • SAP
  • IBM Cognos

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