Using cron expressions for Firegen scheduled reports


The Firegen scheduler settings provide the option to specify the analysis time and interval using a cron expression. Cron is long used Unix-based command line job scheduler that provides a wide range of options on scheduling a certain task. Quartz, the open-source, scheduling library used by Firegen allows the use of cron type expression in order to run the scheduled reports.

External links that can assist with the cron expressions:

Cron expression builder – www.cronmake
Cron on Wikipedia –
Quartz –
CronTab Guru –