HCL Workload Automation, Version 9.4

Adding services to a catalog

Adding services to catalogs means associating a job stream to a service and including the service in a catalog.

Before you begin

To add services, you must launch the Self-Service Catalog using a web browser:
Required role
TWSWEBUIAdministrator, TWSWEBUIBusinessDeveloper
Required role
TWSWEBUIAdministrator, TWSWEBUIBusinessDeveloper

About this task

A catalog is an empty container. To use it, you must include services in it. To do this, perform the following steps:


  1. Tap the Self-Service Catalog section Self-Service Catalog section to launch the application.
  2. Tap the Catalogs section to display a list of available catalogs. A catalog is a container of services.
  3. Tap a catalog name to open it. The Services page opens.
  4. Tap Toolbar to display the editing toolbar, if it is not already shown on the screen. The editing toolbar displays at the bottom of the page.
  5. Depending on whether you want to add an existing or a new service, choose one of the following options:
    • To add an existing service, tap Add and select the service you want to add. All the existing services, not belonging to the current catalog, are displayed with information about the engine, job stream, and variable table (only for z/OS) associated to each service.
    • To add a new service, tap Create and follow the procedure described in the service creation, in step 5.
  6. Save to exit.


The service you added is displayed in the Services page that shows all the services in the current catalog.