Tasks are a flexible job type that can be used to clean up old logs or run any REST call.

Task subtypes

The "task" job type has the following subtypes:

  • Log Cleanup

    Delete old log messages from system logs collection.

  • REST Call

    A versatile job type that runs an arbitrary REST/HTTP/Solr command.

Task configuration

Tasks can be created and modified using the Fusion UI or the Tasks API. They can be scheduled using the Fusion UI or the Jobs API.

For the complete list of configuration parameters for all task subtypes, see the Jobs Configuration Reference.