Task outage The task-outage relationship enables users to create an outage from an incident or problem form. The Task-Outage Relationship plugin creates a many-to-many relationship between the Task [task] table and the Outage [cmdb_ci_outage] table, and includes the UI Action Create Outage Record. The Task-Outage Relationship plugin can be activated by an administrator. Table 1. Task outage table added by plugin Table Description Task Outage [task_outage] A many-to-many table that stores references to the Task [task] and Outage [cmdb_ci_outage] tables. The business rule Add Short Description is included in the plugin, to add a short description to outages in the following format "CI Name Outage." The UI Action Create Outage Record is added to the Task [task] table to create outages directly from the task form. Add the UI action to another task formBy default, the create outage record is available on the incident and problem tables and can be added to other task forms.Associate a task to an outageYou can associate a defined outage with tasks.Create an outage from a taskYou can create an outage from within a task record.