Creating a Minion for Sitecore Commerce (XC) 9

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: https://www.konabos.com/blog/creating-a-custom-plugin-for-sitecore-commerce-xc-9-part-1/

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

Follow this video: https://www.konabos.com/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: https://www.konabos.com/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).