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Table of Contents

  1. Chapter 1 Recognizing Your Business Processes

    1. What Is a Business Process?

    2. Examples of Process-Based Applications

    3. Business Process Management

    4. Business Process Model and Notation

    5. Process Automation

    6. Process Efficiency

    7. Summary

  2. Chapter 2 Preparing Your System

    1. Example Application: Vacation Management

    2. Downloads

    3. Installing Bonita BPM Community Edition

    4. Starting Bonita BPM Studio

    5. Summary

  3. Chapter 3 Getting Started

    1. Create the Application Prototype

    2. Create Your First Process Diagram

    3. Summary

  4. Chapter 4 Managing Starts and Stops

    1. User Experience Description

    2. Component Definitions

    3. Updating the Process Diagram

    4. Summary

  5. Chapter 5 Assigning Tasks

    1. Actors

    2. Filtering

    3. Example

    4. Updating the Process Diagram

    5. Assigning Actors and Filters

    6. Summary

  6. Chapter 6 Using Data

    1. Data Use Patterns

    2. Defining the Business Data Model

    3. Define Variables

    4. Specify Information Needed by a Process

    5. Setting Initial Values for Variables

    6. Updating VacationAvailable

    7. Organization Data

    8. Summary

  7. Chapter 7 Creating Process Forms

    1. Vacation Request Form

    2. Manager Review Form

    3. Summary

  8. Chapter 8 Managing Decisions

    1. Gateway Types

    2. Best Practice

    3. Update the Diagram

    4. Summary

  9. Chapter 9 Planning for Escalations and Exceptions

    1. Escalations

    2. Exceptions

    3. Summary

  10. Chapter 10 Building the Application

    1. Deploy and Run Processes

    2. Update the Vacation Statement

    3. Create the Application

    4. Test the Application

    5. Summary

  11. Chapter 11 Managing Interruptions

    1. Modify a Request

    2. Cancel a Request

    3. Testing Modify and Cancel

    4. Summary

  12. Chapter 12 Connecting to Other Systems

    1. Email Connectors

    2. Calendar Connectors

    3. Summary

  13. Chapter 13 Finishing the Application

    1. Updating Process Forms

    2. Update the Application

    3. Deploy the Processes

    4. Test the Application

    5. Summary

  14. Chapter 14 Deploying the Application

    1. Testing

    2. Setting Up the Environment

    3. Future Enhancements

    4. Next Steps