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1992636 - JOBSERVER refuse connection on port 3500 - SAP Data Services


End-users unable to access Production repositories via Data Services Management Console.

Attempt to trigger any job was throwing:

  • Batch job 'jobname' failed.
  • [Exception thrown when trying to communicate with Job server:<server name>:3500. Connection refused: connect]

In DSMC the following error is encountered:

Unable to find servers in CMS<server name> with kind pjs and service DS.AdminService. All such servers could be down or disabled by the administrator. (FWM 01014)

Telnet connection test using "telnet <server-name> <default port#> failed with the following error:

"Connecting To  <server-name> ... Could not open connection to the host, on port 3500: Connect failed"



  • SAP Data Services 4.X
  • Operation system : Windows server 2008 R2 Enterprise
  • System type: 64 bit Operating system running on Vmware (RAM: 64.0 GB; Processor: Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E7-4870 @ 2.40GHz (8Processors))
  • Repository database: Microsoft SQL Server Enterprise Edition 10.50.4000.0 on (64-bit)


SAP Data Services 4.1


Data Services, JobServer Port, Not reachable, Job Failing, Port closing, DSMC, BODS, DS, JS, 3500, Telnet , KBA , EIM-DS-CON , Connectivity , Problem

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