Automation Operations

All of the automations you set up are based on one of the three following operations, with the goal of each being to issue responses at the appropriate times:

Each of the above automation types has its own pane in the Administration window. There is also a Response pane for configuring the responses used by these automation types. Responses are not able to run as a standalone automation—responses are what watchers, schedules, and subscriptions use to accomplish their automation tasks. There are a wide variety of types of responses, from copying, transcoding, and deleting assets to sending emails and scanning specific devices.