ThruPut Manager

ThruPut Manager Edition Features Comparison

Edition Features

Outlines the product features and capabilities available with ThruPut Manager Version 7.



Automated Service Level Management

Provides an automation framework for batch SLA management, including service goals, reporting and automated actions to ensure SLAs are met.


Automated MSU Reductions and MLC Savings

Automatically monitor R4HA usage and reduce MSU consumption to lower MLC monthly software charges when sub-capacity pricing is used.


Workload Distribution / Balancing

ThruPut Manager dynamic initiators automatically control batch load and distribution to prevent over-initiation and improve batch throughput. Operations are more controlled and efficient.


Workload Prioritization & Escalation

ThruPut Manager automatically re-orders the batch queue ensuring the most important workload is selected first and is progressively escalated as SLAs become more critical, ensuring important workloads get done.


Workload Demand Capping

Automatically constrains peak batch demand to lower MSU consumption across LPAR Groups. Enjoy a 10% MSU REDUCTION.


"Safe Capping / Soft Hammer" Approach

Avoid the negative effects of “hitting the wall” when R4HA caps are in place. Automatically reduce demand in advance of the cap; constrain demand during the capping period(s) and automatically restore to normal operations once the cap has passed.


Automated Production Control Services for CA 7 Workload Automation

Manages critical path and due-out times to meet production SLA in datacenters using CA 7 Workload Automation. Automatically adjusts in real-time execution to provide closed-loop batch management via CA 7.

AE+ Edition

Data Center Standards Management

Automatically assign job parameters to conform to datacenter standards including job class, priority, job name, account, SYSOUT parameters, WLM service class, and scheduling environment. Replaces Mellon Mods and many in-house JES2 usermods and exits.

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Job Resource Analyzer

All jobs are analyzed at submission to detemine their resource requirements (up to 250 unique identifiers) in order to facilitate automated batch management and workload control.

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Job Binding Services

Automatically determines resource dependencies (database, licensed software, etc.) ensuring that jobs run only where the specific resources are available.

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Dataset Contention Services

Eliminate dataset conflicts and ensure higher priority workload gets first access by detecting and resolving dataset contention.

User defined

Powerful User Interface

Dependent job control, date/time based job selection, and enhanced SDSF displays provide users with additional job control and status info.

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Customer Support

World class technical support with proactive planning and real time 24/7 assistance.

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