jBPM vs Activiti: Here is a quick comparison

If you want to get started quickly with jBPM, we recommend the following quickstarts: jBPM 7 tutorial: getting started with the opensource BPM Developing a jBPM 7 Web application example Design jBPM Processes with Eclipse designer plugin Getting started with jBPM Business Central jBPM REST API tutorial jBPM and Activiti are both open-source business process … Read more

Activiti faqs

The following article contains a list of FAQs about Activiti BPMN engine that will guide you through some of most common development challenges.

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Configuring Activiti Database

In this example we will learn how to configure Activiti to use another Relational Database. We will switch from the default H2 database to PostgreSQL. You can configure a different database using two main strategies: Programmatic configuration Using a Programmatic configuration, you will define the ProcessEngineConfiguration and set JDBC parameters as follows: ProcessEngineConfiguration config = … Read more

Clustering activiti BPMN

In this interview Activiti‘s project lead Tijs Rademakers discusses about best practices for running Activiti BPMN 2.0 solution as part of a cluster of application server nodes.   The Activiti BPM solution is a well adopted and consolidated solution in the Java EE arena. As most of the Enterprise applications running in production are configured to … Read more

Activiti BPMN on JBoss AS 7

In this tutorial we show how to install the Activiti BPMN platform on JBoss AS 7 and how to deploy and test a sample process in it. Activiti is a light-weight workflow and Business Process Management (BPM)  engine. We have already published an Activiti BPMN Quickstart guide about one year ago, now we will explore a … Read more