J vocabularies

By admin, 29 May, 2024

1. A unit of work defined by a user to be done by a system. The term job
sometimes refers to a representation of the job, such as a set of programs, files, 
and control statements to the operating system. 
2. One or more related procedures or programs grouped into a procedure, 
identified by appropriate job control statements. 
job control
Facilities for monitoring and accessing background processes. 
job number
A number assigned to a job as it enters the system to distinguish the job from 
other jobs. 
job queue
A list of the jobs that are waiting to be processed by the system. 
job state
The status of the work being done by a system.