WAAE Agent Licensing


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CA Workload Automation AE - Business Agents (AutoSys) CA Workload Automation AE - Scheduler (AutoSys) Workload Automation Agent


This process outlines how to obtain the number of defined agents within AutoSys. 

Could you please confirm what CA will use to look at the machine count for licensing of the agents?




This information is extracted from the database on a daily through with the processing of the DBMaint process. A csv file is generated and appended to every time DBMaint executes. Reference report name NumMachsDefined.csv which is located in the %AUTOUSER%\out\ directory on Windows servers and in $AUTOUSER/out/ on UNIX/Linux servers.

You can reference the batch.properties file located in the %AUTOSYS%/config/cmplapp directory on Windows or $AUTOSYS/config/cmplapp directory on UNIX/Linux  and look for getNumMachsDefined.sql to see the specific SQL query that is being issued against the database to retrieve this information. ** PLEASE DO NOT MODIFY THIS FILE IN ANY WAY **