Automated Tasks are deployed, managed and viewed directly from your Monitoring and Management Dashboard and can be scheduled to run daily, weekly, monthly or on-demand.
When executed, information on the current state of the Task in the Mac Notification Center (if the Task is configured to run when the user is logged on) or a loginwindow dialog (if the Task is configured to run when the user is logged off).
Mac Notification Center (Task runs when user is logged on)
Loginwindow (Task runs when user is logged off)
The following Tasks are available with the initial release of Maintenance Automated Tasks:
- Backup and Purge Cache Data
- Extended Memory Testing
- Purge Font Cache
- Repair Permissions on Installed Packages
- Run Managed Patch
- Verify and Repair Volume Structures
Mac Agent 3.0 RC is supported on OS X 10.8 (Mountain Lion) and above