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Performance problem with large foreach workflows


Article ID: 87819


Updated On:


CA Automic Workload Automation - Automation Engine


Error Message :
Performance problem with large for each workflows

The issue was found and fixed with Automation.Engine 10.0.8 in AutomationEngine. The Package is available for download at the Automic-Support-Zone ( 

Hotfix-Description: Performance problem with large foreach workflows 

Error Description: 
Performance of very large foreach workflows (~100000) iterations is poor regarding generation and deactivation of workflow.


Cause type:
Root Cause: Big for each workflows with many hundreds or thousands of objects cause performance issues.


Release: AUTWAB99000-11.0-Automic Workload Automation-Base Edition


This field was added on 30/03/2017. This article has not been updated yet. Refer to the "Description" or "Workaround" sections for solution information.

Fix Status: Released

Fix Version(s):
AE Server 11.2.2 of Automation.Engine - already available
AE Server 11.1.3 of Automation.Engine - already available
AE Server 10.0.8 of Automation.Engine - already available

Additional Information

Workaround :
Avoid creating to many iterations in for each workflows.