Oddjob 1.4.0 Description:
Oddjob is a free, cross-platform and open source graphical software specifically designed to be used as a flexible job scheduler, as well as a job toolkit and task automation utility for distributed environments. The software has been engineered in such a way that it provides flexible scheduling capabilities thanks to TreeSched program, which can be used to define very flexible schedules in Java. In addition, Oddjob provides easy XML configuration, web-based monitoring, and an easily extendable plug-and-play framework. Additionally, it supports conditional branching, dynamic job configuration, a persistence mechanism, remote monitoring via JMX and RMI, as well as many other useful functions that we’ve listed at a glance in the next section.