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Chapter 4. Working with Tivoli Dynamic
Workload Broker
This chapter discusses the concepts and terminology used in Tivoli Dynamic
Workload Broker for running jobs. Tivoli Dynamic Workload Broker manages
computers and assigns jobs to run on the computers that it manages. It monitors
both the jobs and the computers. Computers managed by Tivoli Dynamic
Workload Broker can be added, removed, or changed without necessarily
changing the jobs.
This chapter contains the following sections:
򐂰 “Computers” on page 142
򐂰 “Working with jobs” on page 143
򐂰 “Using variables in job definitions” on page 155
򐂰 “Planning and choreography” on page 162
򐂰 “Resource matching criteria” on page 167
򐂰 “Monitoring computers and jobs” on page 171
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