With this blog you will learn how you can sketch, design, build, deploy and run a composite business process from scratch with SAP NetWeaver Business Process Management. With the provided step-by-step guides and source coding, you are going to build an investment approval process which includes human tasks, SAP Enterprise Service and the integration with a decision table which is provided by SAP NetWeaver Business Rules Management.
What are the pre-requisites for implementing this composite business process?
Please install the trail version of Enhancement Package 1 for SAP NetWeaver Composition Environment 7.1.
What’s the business scenario that you are going to implement?
This investment approval process includes:
Enter Purchase Request
Approve Purchase Request
Purchase Order Confirmation
Create Purchase Order (Enterprise Service which is delivered by SAP)
Check Amount (Business Rule)
Which tutorials will guide you step-by-step to implement this scenario?
Following tutorials guide you step-by-step to implement this scenario:
Exercise A: You are going to sketch the process diagram for the Investment Approval Process within process composer. This process contains human activities, automated activities, events, and gateways. You are going to maintain the technical properties and make this process run in exercise B.
Exercise B: You are going to bring all process elements together to a running composite business process as well as execute this process as an end user.
This guide explains how to modify an existing Web Dynpro Java user interface so that it can be used within a human activity that is part of an SAP NetWeaver BPM process. Web Dynpro Java is the first user interface technology that is supported in SAP NetWeaver Composition Environment 7.1 EHP1.
This guide explains how to create a decision table within the rules composer and expose this business rule as web service and integrate it into business process. During the run time you are able to see how the business rule can control the process flow.
Which other information will be helpful for implementing this scenario?
If you want to also test the debugging functionality, please refer to SAP NetWeaver BPM – a sneak preview to process debugging.
For more information regarding our SAP NetWeaver BPM component visit our main SDN page: SAP NetWeaver Capabilities – Business Process Management.