Creating an initial BPD
- You will create a simple request and approve business process
definition (BPD) with a name of
Message Event, as shown in Figure 1.
Figure 1. BPD overview
There are three activities: Submit Request, Review Request, and View Request located in two swimlanes: Requestor and Reviewer. They are assigned to the Requestor and Reviewer user groups, respectively.
- There are two data Request and Response that you need to capture.
The Request complex data includes the Request ID, Requestor ID, and Request
Description, as shown in Figure 2.
Figure 2. Request’s data details
The Response complex data includes the Request ID, Reviewer ID, and decision, as shown in Figure 3.
Figure 3. Response’s data details
- Add these variables into your BPD as private variables with the
default values, as shown in Figure 4.
Figure 4. BPD’s variable