A workflow automates a set of activities. A workflow can include activities such as connecting to data, creating a Display Manager layer for a geospatial data store, performing an , and chaining to another workflow.
You can run any workflow, even if you did not create it. Recently used workflows are listed on the Workflow drop-down list, which also contains an option for opening any saved workflow. If the workflow requires information from you (for example, the location of a file or data store), it prompts you during run-time.