iPB-designer - functionality

The designer component provides means for creating process definitions and profiles.

While working with a process definition, a developer can:

  • Create a new process definition
  • Attach textual description to the process
  • Define steps and arrange them in a map (module Map designer)
  • Provide textual description of each step
  • Design and attach to each step a eForm (module Form designer)
  • Define business rules (module Business rules editor)
  • Export and import process definitions in XML format

While working with a profile (module Profile editor), the developer can

  • Create a new profile
  • Attach textual description to a profile
  • For each process type attach textual description of in what way a person with this profile can be engaged in the processes of the given type
  • For each process type define formal rights for starting/finishing, etc. of processes of this type
  • For each step of each process type attach textual description of what a person with such profile can/should do in this step
  • For each step of each process type define formal rights for starting/finishing, etc. of the step