UniKix BPE

Other Names:

InJoin Batch
UniKix Batch Processing Environment
Mainframe Batch Manager
LiveContent Batch


UNIX and Windows + Emulation + Batch




Dell Computer Corporation

Previous Vendors:

Critical Path -> Sun Microsystems -> Clerity Solutions


z/OS  z/VSE  

Short Description:

Run batch applications and JCL on Windows and UNIX


Execute z/OS and z/VSE batch based applications and JCL on Microsoft Windows and UNIX systems. Supported languages include COBOL, PL/I, Java and C. 

Batch application component of the original UniKix product. Split into its own product by Critical Path as LiveContent Batch after acquiring UniKix in 2000. Later renamed by Critical Path to InJoin Batch. Acquired by Sun Microsystems in 2001, and renamed to Mainframe Batch Manager (MBM).

Acquired by Clerity from Sun in 2006, and renamed to UniKix BPE. PL/I, Java and C support added. Product was also released for Microsoft Windows Server. Acquired by Dell when acquiring Clerity Solutions in 2012.

Entry last updated: 18-Feb-2017

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