Automation Server

The Automation Server is a Windows service that runs various automated tasks in Alloy Navigator. Typically, the Automation Server should be installed on a computer dedicated for the task, separately from the Alloy Navigator database or the Settings.

The Automation Server performs the following tasks:

Alloy Automation Server is shipped with the Automation Server Manager. You can use this tool to start, stop, and restart the Automation Server, however this must be done from the computer where the Automation Server is running. For instructions, see Starting and Stopping the Automation Server below.

In your Settings, you can view the Automation Server properties and manage the Automation Server jobs. For instructions, see Viewing Automation Server Properties and What the Job List Displays.