Is there any limitation in characters length on External-Other Scheduler application/job name when the external scheduler is on the mainframe?

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Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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Introduction: 

External-Other Scheduler job let you create dependencies between two jobs in different applications running on different scheduling managers.

Question: 

Is there any limitation in characters length on External-Other Scheduler application/job name when the external scheduler is on the mainframe?

Environment:  

All supported DE platforms; Windows, UNIX, Linux

Answer: 

In Workload Automation DE (dSeries), the name of an External-Other Scheduler application/job linking another external job on a mainframe scheduler should not be more than eight characters long. This is a limitation in ESP Workload Manager on the mainframe.

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