The Simplified User Experience Design Patterns for the Oracle Applications Cloud Service eBook has been published recently. The free eBook provides the user experience design patterns that Oracle uses to build simplified user interfaces (UIs). Read more about it on the Usable Apps blog, or download it directly at tinyurl.com/SimplifiedUI. You’ll also find a new article on the Usable Apps website about extensibility in the simplified UI: "Making the Complex Simple: (more...)
blog post is part of a series of posts about humantask assignment. You
can find the starting point of this series by following the next link.
In this post I will give an example of task assignment by Names And
Expressions using Oracle Business Rules. I will use the same BPM process
as in most of the other posts in this series.
Read the complete article here.
For regular (more...)
Here are some basic heuristics to defensively deal with timeouts in your BPM processes.
The basic rule is - follow the hierarchy
JTA Timeout > BPM EJB Transaction Timeout > resource timeout
We can look at this as referring to the 3 different technical levels involved -
JTA Timeout - set at weblogic engine, this is the Java Transaction timeout. You want to avoid this ever happening. It can be set at weblogic domain level (more...)
Oracle released Adaptive Case Management (ACM) in 2013 as part of the
BPM stack. One of the functionality we needed in a project recently,
was the handling of deadlines in the context of a case. There is
(currently) no out-of-the-box solution to, for example, escalate or
reassign a case when a specific deadline has expired. In this blog we
describe how this functionality can be created with the out-of-the-box
functionality of Oracle Case Management.
Oracle has just released BPM 220.127.116.11 Bundle Patch 3 which adds the out of the box web interface for Advanced Case Management and REST APIs for working with BPM.
The patch is available from Oracle Support, it is patch number 18072286.
And here is an example of using the REST API. You can call the REST URL (GET) http://yourserver:port/bpm/services/rest/application.wadl to get (more...)
SOA Suite 12c expands Oracle‘s leadership to be the most unified and comprehensive solution for simplifying cloud, mobile, and IoT Integration. Experience those new features of SOA Suite 12c & at our launch event in 2014 hosted by IPT an Oracle Specialized Partner.
At our SOA Community Workspace (SOA Community membership required) you can download the Adaptive Case Management training material from the Malta Community Forum: ACM bootcamp 02.2014. The material does not include the software image.
For regular information on Oracle SOA Suite become a member in the SOA & BPM Partner Community for registration please visit www.oracle.com/goto/emea/soa (OPN account required) If you need support (more...)
BPM will play an increasingly important role in the relationship
between businesses, customers and external partners. Consumers
wantmobile apps. As a group they download more than 11,000 iPhone apps,
send 168 million emails and make 700,000 Facebook posts—in one minute.
Businesses need to make sure apps align with their business processes.
Mobile apps require new architectural patterns and must support differing devices. Let’s take a quick look at some integration and data type technologies, (more...)
- The BPM Workspace mobile application is now available - iTunes
- You can approve, reject, assign and delegate tasks, perform bulk operations, view and edit task details, and add comments and attachments. You can add attachments from your device or use its built in camera to take a photo and attach it to a task.
- The ability to continue to work offline is supported for when your device is disconnected. Task updates are automatically synchronized with (more...)
IDC MarketScape focuses on 10 choices for business process (BP)
platforms, which are product suites or portfolios that support the
design and runtime environments for business process automation. BP
platforms support the most sophisticated requirements of enterprises
focused on a variety of initiatives that range from operational
excellence to strategic growth through the delivery of innovative
Oracle is a leader with Oracle BPM Suite 11g
Other leaders include IBM, Tibco, Pegasystems and (more...)
First two chapters of “Industrial SOA” articles series have been published both on OTN and Service Technology Magazine
Industrial SOA is a 14-part article series focused on service orientation, written collaboratively by a group of recognized experts and community leaders in service oriented architecture. I’m really happy and proud to be part of that group.
SOA and service-orientation have laid the foundation for a variety of emergent (more...)