When Shrinkage is a Good Thing! Three Ways to Shrink Your Batch Window and Save
When Shrinkage is a Good Thing! Three Ways to Shrink Your Batch Window and Save: "For an IT industry hooked on the idea of straight-through processing and real-time information, it is surprising to discover that few people are aware of how job scheduling can help achieve this emerging trend. The majority of enterprise computing is still comprised of batch job processing, yet its potential to impact on overall business objectives is being overlooked. In most data centers, little or no effort has been put into improving this vital component of IT operations."
Or the real message: don't overlook anything when trying to optimize a process. Often, very high payoff improvements are right under your nose.