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Control-M Automation API Starter Service


This Service deploys and configures the Control-M Automation API (AAPI) solution to build, run, and test jobs for an existing Control-M instance or locally installed Control-M Workbench environment. It also includes knowledge transfer of AAPI best practices.

What you get:

BMC will perform the following in one environment:

  • Provide an overview of Control-M AAPI
  • Deploy and configure Control-M AAPI command line interface (CLI) and REST API components in Customer’s host machine
  • Validate Control-M AAPI configuration with Customer’s existing Control-M environment using a CLI and a REST API request
  • Deploy and configure Control-M Workbench on Customer’s host machine
  • Validate Control-M AAPI configuration for Control-M Workbench

Customer will be responsible for:

  • Providing access and privileges on the host machine to deploy and configure Control-M AAPI
  • Providing access and privileges on existing Control-M environment to perform an API request

Deliverables: Using BMC’s standard methodology and templates, the following Deliverables are in scope for this project and will be delivered:

  • Construction Document

Completion Criteria: BMC will have completed these Consulting Services when the in-scope Consulting Services have been completed and the Deliverables have been delivered to the Customer Project Manager.


  • Customer must have existing Control-M for Distributed Systems or BMC Helix Control-M
  • Customer must provide a host machine which supports Node.js package for the Control-M AAPI CLI configuration

Additional information:

  • Estimated Duration: 6 days
  • In-scope Products: Control-M, BMC Helix Control-M
  • Service Type: Deployment
  • Availability: Active
  • Success Service Code: CTLM_AAPI_001
  • Date Last Updated: 07/06/2022

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