Plugins are Jitterbit- or user-provided applications that extend Harmony's native capabilities. For example, with plugins, you can add encryption or compression to files moving through the Jitterbit transformation pipeline.
Plugins are executed within activities configured as a source or target in an operation, or from within scripts:
These pages include information specific to Cloud Studio:
Global Variable Initialization Plugins can be applied to activities or called from scripts. In either case, all required variables must be initialized in a script before the plugin is run.
Plugins Added to an Activity Adding a plugin to an activity within an operation is one of two methods for using a plugin. Plugins that are available to use with the specific activity will be listed within the activity configuration screen.
Plugins Called in a Script Calling a plugin from a script is one of two methods for using a plugin. The plugin must be one that is specifically intended to be executed within a script.
These pages are related to tasks performed outside of Cloud Studio:
Plugin Library Documentation on all plugins available in Jitterbit Harmony, including definitions of the required and optional global variables that can be used with a plugin.
Custom Plugin Using Jitterbit's Plugin SDK, you can create and publish your own plugins for use with Private Agents. If you are using your own custom plugin, you are responsible for the security of your custom plugin.