This course provides training in using Process Designer to create workflow definitions that can be used either in Case Foundation or Case Manager applications.
Before attempting this course, it is recommended that you have the following skills: Familiarity with Windows 2008 operating systems. General knowledge of P8 Platform security concepts. General workflow terminology: Workflow. Workflow definitions. Queues. Rosters. Start a P8 Platform system. Familiarity with P8 Platform interfaces, including: Administration Console for Content Platform Engine. IBM Content Navigator. Process Configuration Console. Process Designer. Process Administrator. Process Tracker. Recommended training: IBM Case Foundation 5.2.1: Introduction (F230G).
Workflow authors who are responsible for designing and building workflow definitions in an IBM Case Foundation or IBM Case Manager development environment.
Unit 1: Workflow Design Essentials Create a workflow definition using Process Designer. Use workflow properties and step parameters in a workflow definition. Build simple and complex expressions to calculate property values and direct work. Use a variety of step types to build a workflow definition. Use subscriptions to launch workflows automatically from an initiating attachment. Unit 2: Security Inspect workflow system security settings. Identify and resolve workflow system security-related issues. Configure security for a workflow system. Unit 3: Routing Work Use conditions to direct the flow of work. Create a parallel process in a workflow. Create workflow group. Define participant voting for a step. Define participant voting for a step. Use a submap Identify system default submaps Resolve business process exceptions Create a workflow hierarchy Unit 4: Control Workflow Progress Add milestones and logging to a workflow. Establish workflow and step deadlines. Control processing times and delays. Add checkpoint processing to a workflow. Unit 5: External Communication Use a DbExecute step in a workflow to integrate with an external database Identify Component Integrator concepts and components Integrate a CE_Operations component in a workflow Integrate a Java component in a workflow Invoke a Web Service in a workflow