The /softlayer/store Robot

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The /softlayer/store Robot exports encoding results to Softlayer / IBM Cloud.


Name Type Default Description
user (required) String Your Softlayer user name.
key (required) String Your Softlayer API key.
auth_endpoint (required) String Your Softlayer auth endpoint URL.
container (required) String The name of the container to which the file is exported.
path String "${unique_prefix}/${file.url_name}" The path at which the file is to be stored. This may include any available Assembly variables.
headers String {} A JavaScript object containing a list of headers to be set for this file on S3, such as { FileURL: "${file.url_name}" }. This can also include any available Assembly variables.

Live demos

Our /softlayer/store Robot can be used in combination with other Robots, to create powerful workflows unique to your use case.
Here are a few example scenarios, and the required the Assembly Instructions to implement them.
You can also try demos of these examples right here, live on our website.

Store uploaded files in a Softlayer container

  "steps": {
    "exported": {
      "use": [":original"],
      "user": "YOUR_SOFTLAYER_USER",
      "robot": "/softlayer/store",
      "container": "YOUR_SOFTLAYER_CONTAINER",
      "key": "YOUR_SOFTLAYER_KEY"

Our /softlayer/store robot blog posts

Over the years we wrote the following posts about Our /softlayer/store robot on our blog:

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You can easily combine Robots to create powerful workflows, unique to your business.
This is the power of Transloadit.