Time configuration Schedule events and track time across applications. Date and time fieldsRecords can store date and time values in several different types of fields.Calendars with schedule pagesSpecific applications within the platform generate graphical calendar displays based on Schedule Pages.Client transaction timingsThe Client Transaction Timings plugin enhances the system logs by providing more information on the durations of transactions between the client and the server.Define a relative durationTime displayThere are three interfaces that display record information over time: reports, timeline pages, schedule pages.Event registrationAfter you create a new event and a business rule that uses the event, you must register it.Introduction to time-related functionalityThere are a number of different functionalities that allow for tracking time and leveraging that information across applications.Range calculator scriptsYou can specify a script include that calculates range restrictions and processes parent updates in a timeline page.Set an inactivity monitorAn inactivity monitor triggers an event for a task record if the task has been inactive for a certain amount of time. If the task remains inactive, the monitor repeats at regular intervals. User updates to the task record restart the monitor. If Reset Conditions are defined for the monitor but have not been met when you update the task record, the monitor is not restarted. Inactivity monitors only apply to records on tables that extend the Task table, or the Task table itself. Event schedulingThere are a variety of tools available for scheduling actions or tasks to happen in the future.Scheduled jobsScheduled Jobs are automated pieces of work that can be performed at either a particular time, or on a recurring schedule.Event registryEvents are registered in the Event Log by Business Rules. These events can be used to automate other activities, such as script actions or notifications.System schedulerThe System Scheduler application contains two separate engines for scheduling: the Scheduled Jobs engine and the Schedules engine.Timeline pagesUse timeline pages to track any activity bounded by two dates, such as the start and end date of a change request or the open and close date of an incident. For details on timeline navigation, filtering, and working with calendar perspectives, see Using Timelines.Timing functionalityTiming functionality are tools that exist to answer the question "How Long?" SchedulesSchedules are rules that include or exclude time for various actions or tasks.Time zonesAll times are stored in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). They are displayed globally based on the system time zone, but are displayed to users in their local time zone according to user preferences.System log informationSystem logs track information that can be viewed by administrators.