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 Episerver 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
A number of scheduled jobs are included by default in a sample installation. These, together with the administration of scheduled jobs, are described in the Episerver Commerce User Guide.
Implementing scheduled jobs
See Scheduled jobs for information about implementing customized scheduled jobs in Episerver Commerce.