Job Watch (JOBWATCH)

JOBWATCH allows you to keep an eye on your IBMi (System i, iSeries, AS/400) jobs. Monitor for errors, MSGW, make sure jobs are running, and also make sure jobs aren't running too long.


  • Automatic execution of any command or program when a job reaches a certain state or job monitoring criteria is met.
  • Monitor specific jobs to make sure they are active!
  • Monitor jobs and how long they have been running, executing a command or running a program if a time limit is reached.
  • Monitor specific message queues to watch for system messages.
  • Easily notify administrators of MSGW jobs via email, SMS, or Slack!
  • Easily configure to run at intervals that you decide
  • 100% iSeries native application

See the JOBWATCH home page for more information.