PUBLISHED DATE: April 30, 2020


New York, US, and Noida, India, April 30th, 2020 – HCL Technologies (HCL), a leading global technology company, today announced Workload Automation, a release upgrade with enhancements that expand the innovations delivered with version 9.5 and enable the orchestration of new scenarios, particularly for datacenter automation. Line of business users are now fully empowered with business control delegation and automatic failover recovery, increasing governance on the entire automation processes. New enhancements are also available on the mainframe, as integration with ZoweTM or as automatic deployment of new plug-ins.


Workload Automation innovations include:


  • Delegate Business Control - Version fully empowers your Line of business users by extending the support for the workflow folders to all the scheduling objects. Now all workflow definitions can be organized in folders to represent in your environment any category that makes sense for your business operations.

  • Automatic Failover and active-active high availability - High availability is always been supported through the configuration of backup engines. Now there is much more, with a new automatic failover and high availability features making it possible to ensure continuous operation.

  • Deployment on containers – Red Hat® OpenShift® - All workload automation containers can now be deployed on Red Hat® OpenShift® V4.x. Two separate containers are provided, containing either the Workload Automation agent only (both dynamic for distributed and z-centric for mainframe customers) or the Workload Automation server, the console, and the agent in a single container.

  • Dynamic Workload Console - A modernized user experience that makes the definition of event rules easier, intuitive, and well-organized, thanks to the structure based on the new workflow folders. Not only thas the visual usability been enhanced, but also the entire management of the event rule definitions, their properties and the interactions with them.

“Workload Automation demonstrates HCL’s commitment to expand and deliver new automation scenarios to our customers,” said Darren Oberst, CVP and Head of HCL Software." Along with the launch of HCL Automation Hub, our customers can easily find all integrations to orchestrate their business-critical processes.

For more information on HCL Workload Automation, please visit: https://hcltechsw.com/wps/portal/products/workload-automation   


About HCL Technologies

HCL Technologies (HCL) empowers global enterprises with technology for the next decade today. HCL’s Mode 1-2-3 strategy through its deep-domain industry expertise, customer-centricity, and entrepreneurial culture of ideapreneurship™ enables businesses to transform into next-gen enterprises.

HCL offers its services and products through three business units: IT and Business Services (ITBS), Engineering and R&D Services (ERS), and Products & Platforms (P&P). ITBS enables global enterprises to transform their businesses through offerings in areas of Applications, Infrastructure, Digital Process Operations, and next generational digital transformation solutions. ERS offers engineering services and solutions in all aspects of product development and platform engineering while under P&P, HCL provides modernized software products to global clients for their technology and industry-specific requirements. Through its cutting-edge co-innovation labs, global delivery capabilities, and broad global network, HCL delivers holistic services in various industry verticals, categorized under Financial Services, Manufacturing, Technology & Services, Telecom & Media, Retail & CPG, Life Sciences & Healthcare and Public Services.

As a leading global technology company, HCL takes pride in its diversity, social responsibility, sustainability and education initiatives. As of 12 months ended June 30, 2019, HCL has a consolidated revenue of US$ 8.9 billion and its 143,900 ideapreneurs operate out of 44 countries. For more information, visit www.hcltech.com


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