Oracle Business Rules: Sums and Averages in Test Conditions

Sometimes in test conditions in rules, there may be a need to test for sums or averages of a collection of values, and these kinds of aggregated values may not be directly available as input facts. For example, in an expense report, you may want to test if the total expenses are above a certain Read more about Oracle Business Rules: Sums and Averages in Test Conditions[…]

How to Auto Dismiss an Oracle BPM FYI Task

The  FYI Task in Oracle BPM 12c can be used to notify a task recipient by displaying a task on the  BPM worklist without holding up the business process, it just continues to the next activity in the process flow. But for the task to go away, it has to be specifically dismissed by the task recipient Read more about How to Auto Dismiss an Oracle BPM FYI Task[…]

Rolling Up a BPM KPI into Business Architecture Models

In BPM 12c, Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) can be used to measure the performance of the business process. You can use KPIs to improve the business process by identifying potential issues and addressing them. You can also roll up KPIs from an executable BPM process into a Business Architecture model. To do this you need Read more about Rolling Up a BPM KPI into Business Architecture Models[…]

Moving Human Workflow Data from a Test to a Production Environment

Flex fields (also known as Mapped Attributes) are helpful to be able to display custom fields in the Oracle BPM WorkList and to be able to search for Tasks based on content in elements in the Task payload. This video is an excerpt from the Flex Field Series from one of our Oracle BPM Training Read more about Moving Human Workflow Data from a Test to a Production Environment[…]

Introduction to BPM 12c Verbal Rules

BPM 12c Verbal Rules If you are new to Oracle BPM 12c and want to learn about the new BPM 12c Verbal Rules, this video is for you. If you are completely new to Oracle Business Rules you may want to check our Introduction to Oracle Business Rules first. This video is an excerpt from Read more about Introduction to BPM 12c Verbal Rules[…]

Quick Tip: Oracle BPM 11g How to enable Applications and External Links on custom ADF Tasklist Taskflow

When creating a custom ADF application using Oracle BPM 11g to surface the BPM worklist, we found that the “Applications” and “Links” do not work when using just the out of box tasklisttaskflowdefinition.xml ADF task flow provided by Oracle. The following needs to be done to make this work correctly: 1. Make sure you have Read more about Quick Tip: Oracle BPM 11g How to enable Applications and External Links on custom ADF Tasklist Taskflow[…]

Announcing Self Paced Online Oracle BPM Training Course: Getting Started With Oracle BPM 12c Composer

We are excited to announce our new self paced online Oracle BPM training course: Getting Started With Oracle BPM 12c Composer. This is a hands-on Oracle BPM training course designed for Developers and Architects who want to get familiar with Oracle BPM 12c application development using Oracle BPM Composer(12c). This course focuses on how team Read more about Announcing Self Paced Online Oracle BPM Training Course: Getting Started With Oracle BPM 12c Composer[…]

Announcing Self Paced Online Oracle BPM Training Course: Getting Started With Oracle BPM 12c Studio

We are excited to announce our new self paced online Oracle BPM training course: Getting Started With Oracle BPM 12c Studio. You can watch the ‘Preview’ below! Click Here for more information on this course. This is a hands-on course designed for Developers or Architects who want to get familiar with Oracle BPM 12c application Read more about Announcing Self Paced Online Oracle BPM Training Course: Getting Started With Oracle BPM 12c Studio[…]

Video on Using Force Commit for Non-Idempotent Activities in BPM 12c

In BPM 11g it was not possible to explicitly ask the engine to dehydrate the bpm process instance state. The only way to do this was to model a timer catch event set to one second or longer. Oracle BPM 12c has introduced a new property for activities called ‘Force Commit after execution’ to enable Read more about Video on Using Force Commit for Non-Idempotent Activities in BPM 12c[…]