Add an initiator

Initiator (or batch initiator) is a Service Execution Process for running JCL jobs. You can define initiators to start up automatically whenever the enterprise server is started, and you can also create ones that last only for the current session. This procedure for this tutorial defines one initiator to start automatically.

  1. Go to the Initiators tab.
  2. Click Add.
  3. Type INIT1 in the Name field.
  4. Type abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz0123456789 in the Class field.
  5. Click Add.
  6. Click Home on the Enterprise Server Administration page.