Creating a Minion for Sitecore Commerce (XC) 9

Akshay Sura - Partner

24 Aug 2018

In this video, I am going to walk you through how to create a Sitecore Commerce Minion for Sitecore Experience Commerce (XC) 9 Update 2.

The Minions role is an instance of the Sitecore Commerce Engine that runs independently and supports asynchronous processing.

A Minion is used to perform scheduled tasks on lists.

MinionsAPI exposes artifacts and methods targeted toward any post-order capture processing and cleanup.

A policy is a named, versionable, and variable set of data that can be used as facts within behaviors to influence behavioral outcomes.

The following links will be useful:

Follow this video for the Part 1: /blog/creating-a-custom-plugin-for-sitecore-commerce-xc-9-part-1

Follow this video for the Part 2: /blog/creating-a-custom-plugin-for-sitecore-commerce-xc-9-sitecore-commerce-experience-accelerator-storefront-customization-sxa-part-2

Follow this video: /blog/set-up-your-local-environment-for-debugging-sitecore-experience-commerce-xc-9-update-2-in-powerful-ways-while-being-a-friend

Sitecore Commerce Base solution: /blog/sitecore-commerce-base-solution-released-on-github-for-sitecore-experience-commerce-9-update-2

If you have any questions or concerns, please get in touch with me. (@akshaysura13 on Twitter or on Slack).

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Akshay Sura

Akshay is an nine-time Sitecore MVP who has spent more than a decade working exclusively on Sitecore projects.

In addition to his work as a solution architect, Akshay is also one of the founders of SUGCON North America 2015, SUGCON India 2018 & 2019, Unofficial Sitecore Training, and the Sitecore Slack.

Akshay founded and continues to run the Sitecore Hackathon. As one of the managing partners of Konabos Consulting, Akshay will continue to work with clients to lead projects and mentor their existing teams.

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