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Course Catalog » CA Technologies Curriculum » CA 7® Workload Automation Series

Scheduling Batch Processing

6 hours



This course describes job attributes required when defining a job in CA 7 and explains how CA 7 keeps track of data sets used by jobs under its control. The Date/Time and Event driven scheduling methods are discussed thoroughly along with manual methods used to run ad-hoc jobs under CA 7.


Production scheduling personnel that need to create and maintain CA 7 job schedules.


Completion of the Introduction to CA Workload Automation - CA 7® Edition course.


After completing this course, the student will be able to:

  • Define a job to CA 7
  • Describe how data sets are used by CA 7
  • Schedule a job using date and time criteria
  • Define job and data set triggers
  • Manually request jobs to run through CA 7
  • Define job and data set dependencies
  • Create manual scheduling requirements

Course Content

Job Definition

Creating a CA 7 Job Definition

Job Definition Fields

Data Set Requirements

Loading Jobs into CA 7

Maintaining Data Set Definitions

Displaying Data Set Associations

Date and Time Driven Scheduling

Date/ Time Driven Scheduling Concepts

Defining Data/ Time Driven Schedules

Resolving Job Schedules

Modifying Resolved Schedule Dates

Event Driven Scheduling

Defining Job Triggers

Creating Data Set Triggers

Demanding Jobs

Defining Scheduling Requirements

Predecessor Requirements

Defining Data Set Dependencies

Defining Job Dependencies

Defining Manual Requirements

Scheduling Batch Processing Mastery Test

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