Workflow: Proceed once approved by someone

Last post 05-22-2019, 7:20 AM by dplaflamme_ibx. 2 replies.
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  • Workflow: Proceed once approved by someone
    Posted: 05-21-2019, 2:42 PM

    I think that in my past dalliances with Workflow, I read about Workflow operators that had a workflow pause until a human approved the workflow to continue running. I remember it as one of those, "I don't need this now, but it might be helpful sometime," features. Now that I have a need for it, I can't find it, or if I've found it, I don't recognize it. 

    The use case is that we want to allow users to request restorations of files on file shares. We need a way to verify that the user has a business case for restoring the files or other objects and isn't doing something different than what they intend. 

    Regardless of the accuracy of my memory, can anyone suggest a way for "the powers that be" to make a workflow await approval before proceeding? 

    Thanks,

    Nick

  • Re: Workflow: Proceed once approved by someone
    Posted: 05-21-2019, 4:15 PM

    There is a workflow for this:

    https://cloud.commvault.com/webconsole/softwarestore/#!/136/670/12221

     

    This workflow will automatically kick off when a restore is submitted and then an admin would have to approve it before the restore is actually submitted.

     

  • Re: Workflow: Proceed once approved by someone
    Posted: 05-22-2019, 7:20 AM

    Good, thanks! 

    Nick

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