AppWorx Brings Job Scheduler to OS/400
May 24, 2005 Alex Woodie
iSeries shops looking for a new cross-platform job scheduler gained a new option this month when AppWorx introduced an OS/400 agent with AppWorx version 6.1. The Java-based job scheduler has long been used in Oracle ERP environments, and now iSeries shops can utilize the AppWorx functions, including job launching, status tracking, and even capturing output.
AppWorks is a Bellevue, Washington, company that started life as ISA Corp. in 1990. The company expanded from its initial focus on Oracle applications running on Windows and Unix platforms to include other operating systems and applications, including J.D. Edwards EnterpriseOne, Lawson‘s ERP software,