As a part of iSeries™ Navigator, Management Central provides the technology that do systems management tasks across one or more systems simultaneously.
Management Central in iSeries Navigator allows you to manage one or more systems through a single central system. Select a system to use as your central system, then add endpoint systems to your Management Central network.
You can create groups of similar or related endpoint systems and configure scheduling and unattended operations
- What's new for V5R4
This topic highlights changes to the Management Central topic collection for V5R4.
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- Getting started with Management Central
To make the Management Central work more effectively, set up your central system and endpoint systems in a way that makes sense for your business environment. When you have finished these preliminary steps, you are ready to start working with Management Central.
- Working with Management Central monitors
Management Central monitors can be used to check your system performance, your jobs and servers, your message queues, and changes to selected files.
- Using other features of Management Central
After Management Central has been set up, you can use it to streamline your server administration tasks.
- Advanced Job Scheduler
The Advanced Job Scheduler licensed program (5722-JS1) is a powerful scheduler that allows unattended job processing 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. This scheduling tool provides more calendar features and offers greater control over scheduled events than the Management Central scheduler. You can also view job completion history and manage notification of a job's status.
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