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Public preview: Azure Automation watcher tasks



Azure Automation has the ability to integrate and automate processes across Azure and on-premises environments by using a hybrid worker. This hybrid management capability has been extended to deliver automatic responses to events in your datacenter. You can use a watcher task to author a watcher runbook that polls a system in your environment. The watcher task then calls an action runbook to process any events found. The watcher runbook and action runbook are authored in PowerShell and run on a Windows hybrid worker. Pricing for Automation watcher tasks is available on the [pricing page]( To learn more about Azure Automation watcher tasks, check out the [watcher task tutorial]( * Automation * Management * [ Automation](