I'd like to start a new series of posts dealing with BPM/SOA on Oracle Tech. I named it "The Parking Permit Demo. A top-down approach with Oracle BPM-SOA Suite", as the suggests it's a demonstrative use case extracted from Oracle Unified Method.
The whole purposed is prove (once again) how effective is to engage a top-down approach on the BPM - SOA synergy.
Various advantages are highlighted on the full trip of screencasts:
- use of standards
- the avoid unnecessary transformations
- test-driven-no-blocking design
- flexibility of environments for different scenarios
- smart label generation
- process-driven, schema-centric & composite-supported
The content is divided in various seasons according to specific areas or improvements of the solution. Each season contains a full-trip of webpisodies/screencasts with a short duration plus the resulting sources and other resources.
Here I let you the overall script.
Now I'd introduce the Season 1 “History of a Parking Lot. From the big-TOP to the black-DOWN.
I left you a couple of episodes here:
- Creating an initial BPM/SOA application called TheParkingApplication with a
- Creating a Manual BPM Process named ParkingPermitProcess with a service
- Naming the user role Resident and the interactive activity Apply for Parking
- Dragging & dropping a Parallel Gateway to the BPM Process to call multiple verifications services simultaneously
- Identifying the Vehicle Ownership Verification Service by dragging & dropping a service activity in the parallel gateway. Naming the service activity Verify Vehicle Ownership