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.

Example use cases

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 your Softlayer container

  "steps": {
    "store": {
      "use": ":original",
      "robot": "/softlayer/store",
      "user": "YOUR_SOFTLAYER_USER",
      "key": "YOUR_SOFTLAYER_API_KEY",
      "container": "YOUR_SOFTLAYER_CONTAINER"

Related 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.