Updated: May 13, 2016
Applies To: System Center 2012 SP1 - Orchestrator, System Center 2012 - Orchestrator, System Center 2012 R2 Orchestrator
The following table provides a brief description of tasks you can accomplish when using each Utilities activity.
Transform XML files.
Perform an XPath query on an XML file.
Transform existing published data or variable items into new content.
Compare two text values or two numerical values and determine whether or not they are equal.
Create or add information to an HTML file.
Read lines in a structured text log file.
Write a row into a database table.
Query a database and return the resulting rows as published data.
Invoke a runbook when a counter has reached a specific value.
Retrieve the value of a counter and return it as a published data item.
Increment and decrement a counter and reset it to its default value.
Run a web service with XML parameters you specify.
Transform existing date and time formats into customized formats.
Generate random strings of text.
Map a network path.
Disconnect a network path.
Connect to a dial-up or VPN network.
Get the status of a dial-up or VPN network.