AE Release 11.3.6 SP6

This section includes information about the CA Workload Automation AE Release 11.3.6 SP6 new features, changes to existing features, and fixed issues.
wcc114sp5p
This section includes information about the CA Workload Automation AE Release 11.3.6 SP6 new features, changes to existing features, and fixed issues.
New Features
Informatica Job Type
Informatica jobs let you start predefined workflows on the Informatica PowerCenter. A workflow can contain multiple tasks. You can start the workflow from the beginning of the workflow or from a specified task. You can also start a workflow instance. 
To run these jobs, your system requires CA WA Agent for Linux or Windows and CA WA Agent for Informatica.
You can cancel a running Informatica workflow using the KILLJOB event.
You can retrieve the step log files for an Informatica job. For information about how to retrieve the step log files, see autosyslog Command—Display Log Files
You can restart an Informatica job. For more information about restarting an Informatica job, see sendevent Command -- Start Jobs.
SQL Server Agent Job Type
SQL Server Agent jobs let you execute predefined jobs in the SQL Server Agent to perform administrative tasks. The jobs can be Transact-SQL scripts, command prompt applications, Microsoft ActiveX scripts, Integration Services packages, Analysis Services commands and queries, or Replication tasks.
To run these jobs, your system requires CA WA Agent for Windows and CA WA Agent for Microsoft SQL Server.
You can cancel a SQL Server Agent job using the KILLJOB event.
You can retrieve the step log files or session log files for a SQL Server Agent job. For information about how to retrieve these log files, see autosyslog Command—Display Log Files.
AgentCLI_To_JobConverter Utility
The AgentCLI_To_JobConverter utility lets you convert:
  • CA WA Agent for Informatica CLI command jobs to CA Workload Automation AE Informatica jobs—This lets you to use the inbuilt capabilities of the Informatica job type.
  • CA WA Agent for Microsoft SQL Server CLI command jobs to CA Workload Automation AE SQL Server Agent jobs—This lets you to use the inbuilt capabilities of the SQL Server Agent job type. 
(Sybase Only) Support Kerberos Authentication
You can now configure CA Workload Automation AE to use Kerberos authentication to access the database. During installation, you can set the database access mode to either password or Kerberos authentication.
The DBAccessMode parameter in the configuration file or the Access Mode field on the Event Server - CA Workload Automation AE Administrator window of the Administrator utility (Windows) displays the access mode that CA Workload Automation AE is using to establish connections to the database.
After you installed CA Workload Automation AE, you can use the switchDBAccessMode.pl script to