With the release of IBM Case Manager V5.2.1, we have released a developerWorks article that discusses in detail on how to use the new external properties in IBM Case Manager V5.2.1.
External properties are ad-hoc properties that are not defined within the properties of a case or a work item but that can be rendered within their associated views in IBM Case Manager v5.2.1 or later. External properties are defined, retrieved and persisted through an external source such as a servlet, JSON file, or data service. The binding of external properties is handled by the Properties area in the Model layer.
This developerWorks article aims to discuss how to define external properties using:
• The properties view designer within IBM Case Builder
You can download and read the entire developerWorks article here: