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Status Future consideration
Workspace IBM i
Categories System Management
Created by Guest
Created on Jul 2, 2021

Job Monitors

Request to have JOB monitors added into monitoring using access client solutions navigator for i


Use Case:

job monitors work better to monitor the specific jobs that are running instead of message monitors


Idea priority High
  • Admin
    Nancy Uthke-Schmucki
    Oct 11, 2022

    The CAAC has reviewed this requirement and recommends that IBM view this as a medium priority requirement that should be addressed. We see this idea as wanting to have the ability to add job monitors in a particular job(s) via navigator and have notifcations around them (like message monitors).


    Background: The COMMON Americas Advisory Council (CAAC) members have a broad range of experience in working with small and medium-sized IBM i customers. CAAC has a key role in working with IBM i development to help assess the value and impact of individual RFEs on the broader IBM i community, and has therefore reviewed your RFE.


    For more information about CAAC, see www.common.org/caac


    Nancy Uthke-Schmucki - CAAC Program Manager

  • Guest
    Nov 29, 2021

    IBM Understands the general intent of this RFE and will consider this as a future delivery.

  • Guest
    Jul 19, 2021

    This RFE is pretty vague. What do you mean by job monitors? Do you want to monitor messages thrown by the job (the monitor joblog function does that already if I am not mistaken), or monitor if the job is active or not? How? The ability to specify a time window and a job schedule for when the job should be active or should not be active? I am lost what the RFE is about

  • Guest
    Jul 7, 2021

    Due to processing by IBM, this request was reassigned to have the following updated attributes:
    Brand - Servers and Systems Software
    Product family - Power Systems
    Product - IBM i
    Component - System Management
    Operating system - IBM i
    Source - None

    For recording keeping, the previous attributes were:
    Brand - Servers and Systems Software
    Product family - Power Systems
    Product - IBM i
    Component - Other
    Operating system - IBM i
    Source - None