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What is Automation Manager

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Automation Manager allows you to eliminate repetitive tasks across your customer base by creating repeatable processes using a visual "drag and drop" scripting interface.

If you have a number of tasks that you need to perform on a regular basis, you roll up these tasks into a "policy" (an Automation Manager Policy, or AMP) using Automation Manager, set up the schedule for this policy in MSP N-central, and then report back the details and status to your customers.

Assembling an Automation Manager Policy draws on the Automation Objects (a set of actions or tasks) library from the following categories:

  • Active Directory Domains and Trusts
  • Active Directory Sites and Services
  • Active Directory Users and Computers
  • Conditionals
  • Control Flow
  • DNS
  • Event Log
  • Exchange
  • Extensions
  • File Management
  • Formatting And Logging
  • Health And Performance
  • Hyper-V 2012
  • Hyper-V 2012 System
  • Hyper-V 2012 VHD
  • Hyper-V 2012 VM HDD and NIC
  • IIS
  • Network
  • Office 365 Distribution Groups
  • Office 365 Mailbox
  • Office 365 Password Policy and License
  • Office 365 Security Roles and Groups
  • Office 365 User
  • Office 365 User Permissions
  • Printer
  • Processes
  • Registry
  • Restore Point
  • Services
  • SharePoint
  • SQL Server
  • SSH
  • System
  • Telnet
  • User Management
  • Windows Defender
  • Windows Firewall
  • Wake On LAN

What do you want to do?

Review the Automation Manager Checklist

Create a new Automation Manager Policy

Modify an existing Automation Manager Policy

Debug an Automation Manager Policy

Review the Default Automation Manager Policies within MSP N-central

Use Input Parameters and Global Variables in an Automation Manager Policy

Use Output Parameters in an Automation Manager Policy

Create Custom Services Based on Automation Manager Policies

Run Automation Policies with Office 365 Automation Objects

Run Peer-to-Peer Automation Manager Policies

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