The type of adapter used to communicate with external systems
List of properties can be set as settings in the configuration file format is a comma separated list of property names
Configuration item(s) to which to send file stream messages
Return an array of connections for drawing lines on the config diagram
Wrap the input stream object in a StreamContainer message object and send it. If the adapter has a value for ArchivePath, send async; otherwise send synchronously to ensure that we don't return to the Adapter and let it delete the file before the target Config Item is finished processing it.
Initialize and perform requested validation if any