Automic Workload Automation Reviews

4.2 out of 5 stars
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Real User
VP, Chief Technology & Digital officer
Aug 17 2017

What is most valuable?

It's very hard to transfer the feeling when you have a platform that came to handle infrastructure issues, but at the end of the day, they are making real changes and impacting our business level, which is amazing, because it's very uncommon.... more»

How has it helped my organization?

We started this engagement with Automic working on basic scheduling. If you can just imagine an organization, which has around 10,000 written processes in Visual Basic or old code, and now we need to maintain these processes. They are very... more»

What needs improvement?

We are always talking about leveraging the power of big data by automation, and we have a gap, but we didn't really implement it yet (the automation), which they have a great solution for, so the business continues in the cloud. We are not... more»
Anonymous avatar x80
Real User
Sr Production Control Analyst at a logistics company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Mar 26 2018

What is most valuable?

It's easy to use. When you schedule jobs, if you can speak English you can schedule them easily and correctly. There's a lot of flexibility because the product allows you to do many tasks, in multiple ways, so you can choose the way that... more»

How has it helped my organization?

We scheduled our database maintenance jobs through ASP and when we did this, we scheduled them in a certain defined way that we expected them to run. And when that was initially set up, there was no consideration for a database not being... more»

What needs improvement?

How they handle cross datacenter failover, because they have a really good High Availability solution that works well within a single sysplex, but in our environment, since we have two main datacenter locations, we have two separate sysplex.... more»
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Anonymous avatar x80
Real User
DevOps Engineer at 84.51
Nov 28 2017

What is most valuable?

* The modulation of some of the things, like how the things are connected and disconnected. You have different login objects that you can quickly put to other different objects and other objects that you create, which makes transporting... more»

How has it helped my organization?

It allows us to free up developers' time from not having to set up environments, but actually using different environments. It allows us to have accountability and traceability of changes. It also allows us to be in the mainstream with what a... more»

What needs improvement?

There has to be a better way to visualize things in the application without having so many windows open. That is just an on its face type thing. If you get in deep into some of these processes, you may have 20 windows open, and there has to... more»
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Real User
Data Operations Lead at 84.51
Jan 02 2018

What is most valuable?

Number one, A+, is the scripting language, and the ability to go in, and take an already robust, consistent, strong tool, and turn it into an incredibly scalable, flexible tool, that you can literally do anything you want to with. Back in the... more»

How has it helped my organization?

For me the biggest one is flexibility. It allows you to do so many things on so many different platforms. We have an Oracle shop that runs off of Oracle packages that are executed from Linux boxes. With that, whatever platform it touches, it... more»

What needs improvement?

A problem we've had is where file transfers are being kicked-off from one server to another, without us doing it. It's something internal to Automic that's doing it. And it is costing a little bit of performance, and it's a time issue, on the... more»
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Real User
Technical Architect at a financial services firm with 1,001-5,000 employees
Jan 07 2018

What is most valuable?

The ability to be able to automate more of our business processes: * It gives us a lot of leverage in terms of what we can do with the product. * The predictive analytics portion, which is the reporting capability, gives us a lot of useful data.

How has it helped my organization?

It has made everybody more efficient and productive. So, it eliminates a lot of the manual workaround processes, which enables our business to get more out of its people, which is always good.

What needs improvement?

Keep enhancing the analytics piece. We are just getting involved with that, so we have not had the reporting functionality previously in version 10. We have seen and heard a lot of good things about it. In talking with other customers as... more»
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What is Automic Workload Automation?

Dollar Universe is ORSYP's flagship enterprise scheduling solution for the automation of IT processes in a heterogeneous environment. It automates tens of millions of mission-critical application processes across thousands of customer sites. Unijob is ORSYP's introductory batch automation offer, providing consolidation and automation services for organizations looking to upgrade from native operating system scheduling tools without upgrading to an enterprise solution.
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Roquette, City of Quebec, Bank of South Pacific, Beaumanoir Chine, GEA, Ocean Spray, Migros, Wehkamp
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