Control-M simplifies the management and monitoring of batch processes, integrating all aspects into a single viewpoint, providing an increased span of control, improving productivity, and reducing errors and delays. Control-M provides cross-application and cross-platform scheduling capabilities, such as job dependencies, workload balancing, and event based job execution, preventing scheduling challenges from becoming business challenges. It makes it easy to build and monitor workflows through a graphical interface that provides a single point of control for all enterprise batch jobs. Control-M presents a common view of all enterprise workloads and provides a single, consistent GUI to automate workflow development, scheduling, and management. Users have the ability to manage any workload without requiring environment-specific expertise. Control-M also has an extensive set of modules and extensions that provide additional functionality for different activities
Automated client and agent deployment capabilities: Using the automated agent and client deployment capability in Control-M, users can reduce the time previously required for manual upgrades and maintenance. With a few simple steps, agents and clients can be deployed or updated from a central point of control. The deployment of agent updates can also be scheduled for a later time, increasing flexibility and reducing costs.High availability: Control-M High Availability enables you to maximize your production environment uptime, prevent data loss, and ensure business continuity in the event of hardware maintenance or failure. It supports automatic or manual fail-overs to a secondary host from a single point of control.
Automated application workflow promotion: Using Workload Change Manager, you can now automate application workflow promotion between test and production environments to accelerate application change and deployment cycle times.
Run time analytics: Control-M features advanced out-of-the-box insight into all jobs across your enterprise, significantly improving run time estimation with Batch Impact Manager analytics.
Usage alerts: Keep an eye on your task usage with Usage Alerts. You can define task usage alert thresholds across all of your Control-M environments and automatically receive an email alert when thresholds are reached.
Big data workflows: Streamline and simplify Hadoop batch processing and shorten development time by simplifying workflow creation and management through an intuitive interface for building workflows. Control-M offers native support for Hadoop, traditional platforms and applications, and file transfers.