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a!deployment() Function


a!deployment( deploymentUuid, property )

Returns a specific property of a direct deployment.


Keyword Type Description



The deployment to retrieve. The UUID is available from the post-deployment process or the deployment's log.



The information to retrieve for this deployment. Properties are case-sensitive and the following properties are supported:

  • name: The name of the deployment package. (Text)
  • description: The description of the deployment package. (Text)
  • uuid: The UUID of the deployment. (Text)
  • auditUuid: The common UUID across environments that tracks a direct deployment and any related deployments completed using the Deploy to Another Environment option. (Text)
  • status: The status of the deployment (Completed, Completed with Errors, Failed, In Progress, Pending, Rejected, Unavailable). (Text)
  • applications: The list of applications that the deployments are for.(List of Application)
  • packageType: The type of package (Patch or Application). (Text)
  • objectsPackageId: The document ID for objects package zip file. (Integer)
  • customizationFileId: The document ID for Import Customization property file. (Integer)
  • databaseScriptsIds: The document IDs for database scripts in the order they are executed. (List of Integer)
  • pluginsPackageId: The document ID for the zip file of plug-in JAR files. (Integer)
  • logId: The ID of the deployment log. (Integer)
  • source: The name of the source environment. (Text)
  • target: The name of the target environment. (Text)
  • objectsDeployed: The number of objects in the package that have been deployed. This includes successfully deployed objects and skipped objects. (Integer)
  • objectsFailed: The number of objects in the package that have failed to deploy. (Integer)


Returns a specific property of a direct deployment which can be used in a post-deployment process.

Usage considerations

Supported use case

This function should be used in your post deployment processes and you can set up a process parameter to pass deployment information to your process model.


deployment(101, "reviewedDate") returns 12/21/05 2:28 PM GMT

Feature compatibility

The table below lists this function's compatibility with various features in Appian.
Feature Compatibility Note
Portals Partially compatible

Can be used with Appian Portals if it is connected using an integration and web API.

Offline Mobile Partially compatible

Can be used with offline mobile if it is loaded at the top of the form.

Sync-Time Custom Record Fields Incompatible
Real-Time Custom Record Fields Incompatible
Process Reports Incompatible

You cannot use this function to configure a process report.

Process Events Incompatible

You cannot use this function to configure a process event node, such as a start event or timer event.

a!deployment() Function