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What is this site?

  • This website is Hornbill's new product documentation website and is currently under development.
  • It is intended that all existing and future public-facing documentation we produce will be available to search, browse and share.
  • Hornbill's current documentation is available at Hornbill Wiki but over time this content will be migrated to this documentation site.
  • Please feel free to have a look around at any time.

Why has Hornbill created this site?

  • Hornbill's products have moved on considerably since we introduced it almost 10 years ago. At the time, the MediaWiki tool was sufficient, but we have outgrown it.
  • Our customers are more enterprise focused and more self-sufficient than ever before, so for 2023 and beyond we have established a new documentation platform and team to drive our documentation initiative forwards.
  • We are aiming to deprecate the use of Hornbill Wiki for most Hornbill related documentation.
  • We want to enable our growing partner network with product resources and information, documentation beyond our Wiki approach is required.
  • We could definitely do with some help, and may even pay for some! If you have domain knowledge and would like to help, please check out our Hornbill Docs Contributor Guide and contact the Hornbill docs team at docs@hornbill.com.

What will this site be good for?

  • Community contribution will be facilitated, encouraged, and most welcome.
  • High quality documentation, will be kept up to date as rapidly as our products evolve.
  • Real-time content search and discovery.
  • Articles organized into books, books into libraries, creating a more natural and logical structure to our documentation.
  • Legacy API documentation and various other documentation sources will all be consolidated into a single unified documentation system.
  • Documentation available in browser as well as printable/viewable as PDF on demand.
  • Personalized documentation experience, allowing dark/light mode, article subscriptions, social media sharing and other useful features.
  • Almost all publicly available documentation on docs.hornbill.com will be open-source and available to fork on GitHub, allowing customers to derive their own custom documentation around Hornbill products should they wish to.

What is the timeline for this site?

  • We have taken the decision to publish and make available early, there is very little content at this time.
  • As and when we have completed/usable documentation, it will be published here.
  • We have a host of additional features we wish to add over time, so please watch this space.
  • We expect most of our existing documentation should be reviewed/migrated to docs.hornbill.com over the coming months.
  • The documentation project will be ongoing, will continue to expand, evolve and improve day-by-day.

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Complex Types - bpmWorkflowType

Description

BPM workflow type.

Properties

Name Type Occurrence Description
id xs:unsignedInt Required The unique identifier for this workflow.
type bpmType Optional
Default=businessProcess
The type of workflow.
application appNameType Required The name of the application.
name xs:string Required The BPM display name.
version xs:unsignedInt Required The currently active version.
versionNotes xs:string Optional Version notes
title xs:string Optional The BPM title.
active xs:boolean Required The state of the workflow.
owner xs:string Required The Co-worker ID of the business process owner.
createdOn xs:dateTime Required The date/time this process was created.
createdBy xs:string Required The person who created this process.
lastUpdatedOn xs:dateTime Optional The last time this process was updated.
lastUpdatedBy xs:string Optional The person who last updated this process.
lastUsedOn xs:dateTime Optional The last time this process was used to initiate a running workflow.
entity xs:string Optional The entity this process relates to
category xs:string Optional The category of this workflow.
accessUpdate xs:boolean Optional True if the user can update this workflow.
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