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JobScheduler, JOC Cockpit & YADE Version 1.11.4 released

We are pleased to announce the 1.11.4 release of JobScheduler, JOC Cockpit and YADE

This maintenance release brings a number of fixes and several new features to JobScheduler, the JOC Cockpit and YADE.

Features

  • Running jobs as a different user
    • The Universal Agent can now switch user accounts on Windows Systems, with authentication information being stored with the Windows Credential Manager. This solution provides a secure and compliant implementation that does not require the main Agent process to be run as root.
  • JOC Cockpit Permissions Editor
    • Several improvements have been implemented - in particular to the usability of the Graphical Permissions Editor.
  • JOC Cockpit Daily Plan
    • A number of minor improvements and further optimization of performance have been implemented
  • JITL-374: JITL join job for optimized synchronization in a split & join workflow pattern... read more
Posted by Andreas 2017-08-10

JobScheduler and YADE Version 1.11.2 released

We are pleased to announce the release of JobScheduler and YADE 1.11.2

This maintenance release brings 70 fixes and 16 minor features in JobScheduler and YADE:

Features

  • JOC-155: New Permissions Editor
    • Permissions are available on a per folder basis to authorize users for specific folders
    • A graphical editor is available to manage roles and permissions per JobScheduler Master and per folder
  • JOC-134: Redesign of the run-time editor
  • JS-1707: JobScheduler should work with MS JDBC 6.0 and SQL Server 2016... read more
Posted by Andreas 2017-05-31

JobScheduler and YADE Version 1.11.1 released

We are pleased to announce the release of JobScheduler and YADE 1.11.1

This maintenance release brings 32 fixes and 3 minor features in JobScheduler and YADE:

Features

  • JOC-96: Provide a number of additional themes
  • JOC-104: Improvements for search functionality
  • JOC-85: All titles of jobs, job chains and orders can include links... read more
Posted by Andreas 2017-04-05

New JOC Cockpit, JobScheduler Master & Agent 1.11.0 released

This 1.11.0 General Availability release brings the new browser-based JOC Cockpit GUI and web services, taking the JobScheduler to the forefront of enterprise Open Source workload automation tools.

Developed according to the principles of “Keeping things simple” and “Minimization of clicks”, the JOC Cockpit brings a modern, responsive user interface, near real-time information for operators and finely configurable authentication and authorization to Open Source job scheduling.... read more

Posted by Andreas 2017-03-20

JOC Cockpit Final Release Candidate Available

Final Release Candidate

We are pleased to announce the final release candidate (RC4) of the completely new JobScheduler Operations Center Cockpit. A big "thank you" to our community and customers who were involved in acceptance testing and proposing usability improvements.

RC4 brings improvements in performance and stability and includes a number of fixes for issues that have been reported by our community and customers.... read more

Posted by Andreas 2017-01-27

JOC Cockpit Updated Release Candidate Available

Consolidated Release Candidate

We are pleased to announce the third release candidate (RC3) of the completely new JobScheduler Operations Center Cockpit. A big "thank you" to our community and customers who were involved in acceptance testing and proposing usability improvements.

Developed following the principles of “Keeping things simple” and “Minimization of clicks”, the JOC Cockpit brings a modern, responsive user interface, web service API and finely configurable authentication and authorization to Open Source job scheduling.... read more

Posted by Andreas 2017-01-13

JOC Cockpit Release Candidate Now Available

A Completely New User Experience

We are pleased to announce the first release candidate of the completely new JobScheduler Operating Center Cockpit. This GUI brings many radical improvements for JobScheduler users.

Developed following the principles of “Keeping things simple” and “Minimization of clicks”, the JOC Cockpit brings a modern, responsive user interface, web service API and finely configurable authentication and authorization to Open Source job scheduling.... read more

Posted by Andreas 2016-12-21

JobScheduler and YADE Version 1.10.6 released

We are pleased to announce the release of JobScheduler and YADE 1.10.6

This maintenance release brings 21 fixes and 4 new features in JobScheduler and YADE:

Features

Support for Universal Agent

  • JS-1665: Universal Agent flushs stdout and stderr at every order step
  • JS-1663: Universal Agent should have configurable keystore_path and keystore_passphrase... read more
Posted by Andreas 2016-11-05

JobScheduler and YADE Version 1.10.5 released

We are pleased to announce the release of JobScheduler and YADE 1.10.5

This maintenance release brings 23 fixes and 19 new features in JobScheduler and YADE:

  • The most important feature we have added is HTTPS including authentication between JobScheduler Master and Universal Agent.
  • We have also considerably extended the capabilities of the JobScheduler Master and Universal Agent in Windows environments:
    • Users can now control both Master and Agent from a PowerShell Command Line Interface. The CLI provides bulk operations for managing jobs, job chains, orders etc.
    • In addition, users can now let job scripts written in both PowerShell and VBScript be executed with Agents.... read more
Posted by Andreas 2016-07-08

JobScheduler and YADE Version 1.9.11 released

We are pleased to announce the release of JobScheduler and YADE 1.9.11

This maintenance release brings 12 fixes and 5 minor features in JobScheduler and YADE:

Features

  • JS-1600: Monitoring Interface is capable of routing Return Codes
  • JS-1614: libsosperlscript.so can be built for Unix systems
  • JITL-292: Enable JobSchedulerCleanupHistory job to be executed from the command line... read more
Posted by Victor Garcia-Beltran 2016-04-28

JobScheduler and YADE Release 1.10.4 released

We are pleased to announce the release of JobScheduler and YADE 1.10.4

This maintenance release brings 43 fixes and 22 minor features in JobScheduler and YADE:

Features

  • JS-1600: Monitoring Interface is capable of routing Return Codes
  • JS-1609: JobScheduler is buildable and runnable under Solaris
  • JS-1614: libsosperlscript.so is buildable for Unix systems
  • JS-1617: Idle timeout is set for HTTP connections between Master and Agent
  • JITL-192: Provide solution to use mail jobs with JobScheduler Universal Agent
  • JITL-189: Provide solution to use database jobs with JobScheduler Universal Agent
  • JITL-292: Enable JobSchedulerCleanupHistory job to be executed from the command line... read more
Posted by Victor Garcia-Beltran 2016-04-22

JobScheduler and YADE Version 1.9.10 released

We are pleased to announce the release of JobScheduler and YADE 1.9.10

This maintenance release fixes 24 issue in JobScheduler and YADE. A number of minor features have been added:

  • JOC-69: The task functions "terminate" and "terminate with timeout" are labeled with (Unix) in addition
  • JITL-282: JMS Integration with Message Service (ApacheMQ)
  • JITL-287: Make YADE JITL jobs capable of processing file order parameter... read more
Posted by Andreas 2016-03-24

JobScheduler and YADE Version 1.8.5 released

We are pleased to announce the release of JobScheduler and YADE 1.8.5

This maintenance release fixes 22 issues in JobScheduler and YADE:

  • JS-1547: JobScheduler should return the processes that run with a process class in the <processes> element
  • YADE-382: Passphrase for SSH private keys should work
  • JOE-211: JOE and JID do not start for Linux
  • JOE-213: JOE should support saving files as hot folder elements... read more
Posted by Victor Garcia-Beltran 2016-01-29

JobScheduler and YADE Version 1.9.9 released

We are pleased to announce the release of JobScheduler and YADE 1.9.9

This maintenance release fixes 18 issue in JobScheduler and YADE. A number of minor features have been added:

  • JS-1566: Performance improvement for Job Chains (JS-1221)
  • JS-1569: Add commands to start script to pause and continue JobScheduler Master
  • JS-1571: JobScheduler Active Cluster produces large logs files... read more
Posted by Andreas 2016-01-18

JobScheduler and YADE Release 1.10.3 released

We are pleased to announce the release of JobScheduler and YADE 1.10.3.

This maintenance release resolves 37 issue in JobScheduler and YADE. A number of features have been added, e.g.

Fixes

Posted by Andreas 2016-01-15

JobScheduler and YADE Version 1.9.8 released

We are pleased to announce the release of JobScheduler and YADE 1.9.8

This maintenance release fixes 47 issue in JobScheduler and YADE. A number of minor features have been added:

  • JS-1556: JobScheduler Job API prepared for Maven Central
  • JITL-228: Provide a function for checking the job chain and order history in job monitors by use of the XML interface
  • JOC-67: Update Japanese language translation for GUI
  • JOE-190: JOE should not have dependencies to a browser or XULRunner... read more
Posted by Andreas 2015-12-17

JobScheduler and YADE Release 1.10.2 released

We are pleased to announce the release of JobScheduler and YADE 1.10.2.

This maintenance release resolves 54 issue in JobScheduler and YADE. A number of features have been added, e.g.

Fixes

Posted by Andreas 2015-12-08

JobScheduler and YADE Release Candidate 1.10.2-RC1 released

We are pleased to announce the release of JobScheduler and YADE 1.10.2-RC1

This release is feature-complete and marks a last release before we make the production version 1.10.2 available in one week.

This maintenance release resolves 48 issue in JobScheduler and YADE. A number of minor features have been added, e.g.

Fixes

Posted by Andreas 2015-12-01

JobScheduler and YADE Version 1.8.4 released

We are pleased to announce the release of JobScheduler and YADE 1.8.4

This maintenance release fixes 31 bugs in JobScheduler and YADE.

See the release notes 1.8.4 for a detailed list of the bug-fixes.

Important

Please consider the change of brand from JADE® to YADE.
Please take note of our Change Management information.... read more

Posted by Andreas 2015-10-29

New brand: JADE is now YADE

Our Open Source product JADE has been renamed to YADE. The reason for this move is, that the brand JADE® is copyrighted by a company in New Zealand. SOS decided to remedy this situation immediately.

For the brand YADE, SOS GmbH has filed a trademark to protect the copyright of the Open Source software. This project once started with a copyleft, however, in order to prevent legal issues that result of third party claims we switch to the trademark YADE®.... read more

Posted by Andreas 2015-10-26

JobScheduler and JADE Version 1.9.7 released

We are pleased to announce the release of JobScheduler and JADE 1.9.7

This maintenance release fixes 20 issue in JobScheduler and JADE. A number of minor features have been added:

  • JS-1511: pause command should postpone task starts
  • JS-1513: JobScheduler exposes an unique id for an order run
  • JITL-217: Provide a function for checking the job history in job monitors by use of the XML interface... read more
Posted by Andreas 2015-10-21

JobScheduler and JADE Version 1.10.1 released

We are pleased to announce the release of JobScheduler and JADE 1.10.1

This maintenance release resolves 47 issue in JobScheduler and JADE. A number of minor features have been added, e.g.

  • JS-1506: keep-alive packets between JobScheduler Master and Agent in order to prevent firewalls and proxies from timing out idle connections for long running jobs.
  • JS-1508: Publish binary files of JobScheduler releases to Maven Central Repository
  • JS-1510: Java options in JobScheduler Universal Agent start script
  • JS-1511: pause command should postpone task starts
  • JS-1513: JobScheduler exposes an unique id for an order run
  • JITL-217: Provide a function for checking the job history in job monitors by use of the XML interface... read more
Posted by Andreas 2015-10-17

JobScheduler and JADE Version 1.9.6 released

We are pleased to announce the release of JobScheduler and JADE 1.9.6

This maintenance release fixes 35 issue in JobScheduler and JADE. Two features have been added to

  • send keep-alive packets between JobScheduler Master and Agent in order to prevent firewalls and proxies from timing out idle connections for long running jobs (JS-1506)
  • make parameter substitution in profiles available (JADE-47)... read more
Posted by Andreas 2015-09-29

JobScheduler, Universal Agent and JADE 1.10 released

A JobScheduler Milestone

New Product: The JobScheduler Universal Agent

The Universal Agent is a true multi-platform remote scheduling solution with zero configuration install and run. The Agent can be deployed on any system that supports a Java Virtual Machine 1.8 or newer.... read more

Posted by Andreas 2015-09-15

JobScheduler, Universal Agent and JADE 1.10 RC1 released

Final steps towards a JobScheduler Milestone

This release is feature-complete and marks a last release before we make the General Availability release 1.10.0 available at approx. mid. September.

New Product: The JobScheduler Universal Agent

The Universal Agent is a true multi-platform remote scheduling solution with zero configuration install and run. The Agent can be deployed on any system that supports a Java Virtual Machine 1.8 or newer.... read more

Posted by Andreas 2015-09-03