This topic introduces scheduled jobs in Episerver Commerce.
Scheduled jobs run in the background at preset time intervals and typically do cleanup and updating tasks. A sample Commerce installation has several predefined scheduled jobs, which are managed from the Episerver CMS administration interface. The Episerver Scheduler manages the scheduled jobs. You can also add custom scheduled jobs.
Classes for scheduled jobs are available in the following namespaces:
- ScheduledJob and ScheduledJobCollection classes of the EPiServer.DataAbstraction namespace in Episerver CMS.
Default scheduled jobs
The default scheduled jobs, and information about administering them, are described in the Episerver Commerce User Guide.
Custom scheduled jobs
To learn about implementing custom scheduled jobs, see Scheduled jobs.