Managing automated workflows, or pipelines, of data through a system is done from the Centro Pipeline Manager. The Pipeline Manager enables you to create, edit, find, manage, and execute pipelines.


Finding Pipelines

Search - Enter text to search for a pipeline. The search automatically performs partial searches. Wildcard characters are not permitted.

Sort - Sort pipelines alphabetically in ascending or descending order using the sort toggle button.

Managing Pipelines

Create a new pipeline from an empty pipeline flow. See CAD Publisher Pipeline Editor.
From the Create New dropdown menu, select Import Pipeline to create a new pipeline from a pipeline configuration file.
Click the Editor button to modify the selected pipeline. See CAD Publisher Pipeline Editor.
View pipeline results via the Jobs Explorer. A pipeline must already be deployed. See CAD Publisher Jobs Explorer.
Create a pipeline to convert CAD files to ACT3D files by using the Quick Publisher wizard. See CAD Publisher Quick Publisher.
Executing Pipelines

Deployment Icons

Deployed and started

Deployed but not started

Not deployed


Deployed/Not deployed

Edit Pipeline - Click to edit the pipeline. Available only to users who have appropriate permissions. See Administration.
Jobs Explorer - Click to view the results of the pipeline. Active only if the pipeline is already deployed.

Start/Pause Pipeline - Start or pause pipeline processing. Active only if the pipeline is already deployed.
Deploy a pipeline. A host manager is chosen as jobs are created.
Redeploy a pipeline to apply pipeline changes, when the pipeline has already deployed.
Unstage Pipeline - Remove the pipeline from deployment. Active only if the pipeline is already deployed.

Remove Pipeline - Delete the pipeline from the pipeline manager. Active only if the pipeline is already deployed.

Available only to users who have appropriate permissions. See Administration.

Download Pipeline Configuration - Export the pipeline configuration to a file. The file can be used to create a new pipeline.
Pipeline Log - View the log for the respective pipeline.
Pipeline Info

The pipeline Info tab displays general information, configuration, trigger configuration, action sequence, and history.


Pipeline Activity

The Activity tab displays information about pipeline file processing.

Live Activity - The number of queued files still to be processed through the pipeline.

Recent Events - The last 10 events in the pipeline. A red indicator appears when an error is detected. Click the indicator to view the errors in Job Explorer.