Automic Workload Automation Competitors and Alternatives

The top Automic Workload Automation competitors are
  • CA Workload Automation
  • Control-M
  • Ansible
  • IBM Workload Automation
  • Operations Orchestration
Read reviews of Automic Workload Automation competitors and alternatives
PrincipalIT20
Real User
Principal, IT Data Research and Mining Analyst at a healthcare company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Aug 14 2018

What is most valuable?

The automation of the batch jobs.

How has it helped my organization?

It has certainly evolved over time. The latest versions have much better dashboarding and we can see what's happening. That is a significant improvement.

What needs improvement?

I would like to see automatic license management. And probably more importantly, some kind of machine learning to help identify the optimum automation path.

What other advice do I have?

Your process, standards, and control libraries: It's really important to have an advanced strategy around how development is going to take place. If each team is doing their own... more»
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CA Technologies
Lowell Fultz
Real User
Enterprise Automation Engineer with 5,001-10,000 employees
Jan 23 2018

What is most valuable?

* Flexible agent configurations * Integration with multiple services and applications across the enterprise.

How has it helped my organization?

Scheduling workload across multiple platforms from a single point of contact and integration with ERP/ETL type platforms and products, such as Oracle and SEQUEL.

What needs improvement?

Sunset CA-7 and stop leading people on with it. ESP, Dseries, and now Automic are CA's strategic vision. Not much engineering being done with CA-7 any longer. As a "batch scheduler", it is and always has been a workhorse. As we all know,... more»
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Red Hat
Dima Dorofeyev
Real User
Senior DevOps/Build Engineer at a tech vendor with 10,001+ employees
Feb 26 2017

What is most valuable?

I like Ansible because it is: * Easy to use. * Easy to read. * Easy to maintain. * Easy to support. * It works without... more»

How has it helped my organization?

It has made software installation and updates much easier. Tasks including changing or checking configurations and... more»

What needs improvement?

It could work with a larger number of servers.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

I use the free version with Jenkins, it's enough for my needs.

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

I used bash scripts before, but bash is not idempotent and you should write more code whereas Ansible already has them... more»

What other advice do I have?

It should work easily.

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