Alma and Primo Publishing Schedule

These Alma and Primo jobs are monitored by Alliance Central Staff. If a problem occurs, a member of the Alliance staff will contact Ex Libris, file a case, and communicate with the Alliance membership via the community listservs.

Daily Processes

Round 1 – 9 pm through 12 pm

  • Alma Network Publishing Job runs at 9:00 PM
  • Alma Network Publishing Job runs at 3:00 AM
  • Primo publishing pipe starts at 4:30 AM
  • Primo dedupe pipe starts at 5:00 AM
  • Indexing and Hotswapping job starts at 5:30 AM
  • Updating normally occurs around 12:00 PM

Round 2 – 9 am through 3 am

  • Alma Network Publishing Job runs at 9:00 AM
  • Alma Network Publishing Job runs at 3:00 PM
  • Primo publishing pipe starts at 7:30 PM
  • Primo dedupe pipe starts at 8:00 PM
  • Indexing and Hotswapping job starts at 8:30 PM
  • Updating normally occurs around 3:00 AM

Weekly Process

A separate Indexing and Didumean and Hotswapping job runs starts at 11:00 PM every Friday evening (in addition to the daily processes).

Publishing Jobs and Pipe Tracking

You can find out more about specific jobs and pipes by checking the Alma Publishing and Primo Pipe Details spreadsheet.