That’s the new Version 2.10

With the new release 2.10, BICsuite and schedulix have become even more user-friendly. In Release 2.10 released on 21/05/04, these changes and additions have been made: Zope 4 / 5 Web GUIZope 4 / 5 based on Python 3 is now officially supported for the BICsuite / schedulix Web GUI. Zope 2 based on Python 2 is still supported but will be deprecated in the next release. Single Sign On with Active DirectoryThe BICsuite and schedulix Web GUI (Zope 2 as well as Zope 4 / 5) can now optionally co...
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Migration from enterprise scheduling systems to BICsuite

High costs, poor support, missing features: there are many reasons for wanting to migrate an existing enterprise job scheduling system to the BICsuite Service Orchestration and Automation Platform. A hurdle for the decision to migrate is often the uncertainty about how migration is possible during operation and how the process is designed. We answer these questions in the white paper on our migration method. The document describes a methodology that has proven itself in practice and which f...
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Dependency resolution and ambiguous dependencies

Under certain circumstances, the submission of a batch or job to BICsuite or schedulix is prevented with the error message "Ambigous resolution". In this article we will show you how this error message can occur and how you can define dependencies so that they can be clearly and unambiguously processed in your Service Orchestration and Automation Platform. Example 1 Let’s start with a very simple example. Someone wants to do some processing on a database table. Data needs to be extracte...
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Consulting

independIT Integrative Technologies GmbH offers a comprehensive package of services that optimally support you in all phases of using our Service Orchestration and Automation Platform. These are among others: Installation and maintenance work Accompanying and supporting migrations Training your employees Support for challenging tasks Development of interfaces from and to external systems
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Support

A software maintenance and support contract is mandatory for BICsuite users. This is also possible for schedulix users in the form of a subscription. Our support forum is available free of charge to both BICsuite and schedulix users. For BICsuite software maintenance and support contracts or schedulix subscriptions, we offer four different service levels depending on your individual needs, which can be very different depending on the use of our systems and the size of the company. The service le...
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Complex scheduling problems

We love challenges and invite you to test us. Our timescheduling functionality is extremely powerful due to the possibility of and / or connection, which is why we ask our customers and partners to challenge us from time to time. John's Challenge: "I want a job that usually runs on the 5th of every month to run only if it's a working day. If the 5th falls on a public holiday or on the weekend, the job should run one day earlier. If this is also a day off, the job should run on the first w...
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schedulix Open Source SOAP

Released under the AGPL licence, schedulix is functionally identical to the BASIC edition of BICsuite, the commercial enterprise job scheduling system developed by independIT Integrative Technologies GmbH. Feature-rich BICsuite BASIC has been proving its value in large-scale heterogeneous network environments for many years on account of its stability and reliability in productive use. Up until now, developers have searched in vain for a job scheduling system that is suitable for setting up an ...
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Tutorial 10: New calendar features for timescheduling

In that video tutorial we demonstrate some of the new timescheduling features of BICsuite and schedulix. We are assuming that our company has branches in Hamburg, Berlin and Munich. As well as the national holidays, each branch has its own public holidays. A job should only run if all the branches are working, that is if there are no public holidays in any of the federal states. We schedule a second job so that it will always run if at least one of the three branches is working. More videos...
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independIT in Berlin

This week you have twice the opportunity to meet us in Berlin. Zalando Tech Talks On Wednesday 6th November Dieter Stubler from independIT speaks at the Zalando Tech Talks about IT Process Automation with schedulix. Before Mario Behling from OpnTec will report on the exciting open source project SUSI.AI. An artificial intelligence that is not only an alternative to Alexa, Siri and Google Home, but can also be used for robots, help desks and chatbots. The language of the lecture that ev...
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