I'm searching for a tool that will monitor submitted jobs on our iSeries. The problem is the job does not have
to have a message waiting. What is happening is our jobs are waiting on the iSeries while our server has a message on it, and the job on the 400 is sitting there waiting for the server to respond so it can transmit data. This causes our night job to back up. What tools or packages are available to assist in monitoring for such jobs? System monitor software is available to help you become aware of your MSGW situation. You might want to consider ROBOT ALERT/CONSOLE from Help Systems; Bytware also has some monitoring tools.
Before you explore those options, however, you might want to revisit this issue and determine why this MSGW situation continues to occur. Maybe simple modifications to programs or timing will resolve your issue.
MORE INFORMATION ON THIS TOPIC
The Best Web Links: Tips, tutorials and more.
Ask your systems management questions--or help out your peers by answering them--in our live discussion forums.
Read this Search400.com Featured Topic: Managing your iSeries.
Ask the Experts yourself: Our systems management gurus are waiting to answer your technical questions.
Dig deeper on Performance
Have a question for an expert?
Please add a title for your question
Get answers from a TechTarget expert on whatever's puzzling you.