Developing Applications in IBM Business Process Manager Advanced V8.5.5 - II

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Code: WB858G-SPVC
Tuition (USD): $1,625.00 • Self Paced (5 days)
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Developing Applications in IBM Business Process Manager Advanced V8.5.5 - II (WB858G)

This IBM Self-Paced Virtual Class (SPVC) includes:
- PDF course guide available to attendee during and after course
- Lab environment where students can work through demonstrations and exercises at their own pace

An updated version of this course is available. For more information, click Developing Applications in IBM Business Process Manager Advanced V8.5.7 - II (ZB861G).

This course is also available as classroom course Developing Applications in IBM Business Process Manager Advanced V8.5.5 - II (WB858G).

This course continues to build the skills and concepts that are learned in Developing Applications in IBM Business Process Manager Advanced V8.5.5 - I (ZB857G). That course introduced the service-oriented architecture (SOA) approach to business process management (BPM), and covered how to build a basic process integration solution. In this course, you learn how to extend the functionality of that solution to accommodate more process integration scenarios.

Through presentations and hands-on lab exercises, you learn about the Service Component Architecture (SCA) programming model and runtime environment, XML (business object) support, Business Process Execution Language (BPEL) handlers, business state machines, and SCA transactions. You also learn about business process dynamicity and flexibility, relationships, and mediation primitives. Other topics include creating versions of SCA components, test environment capabilities, and approaches to securing SCA applications.

You use the IBM Process Center repository to add process model artifacts in a complete and integrated development solution. You learn how to handle advanced integration services faults and how to apply governance to process applications. You also explore a sample Industry accelerator asset and a case management implementation.

In addition, you use IBM Integration Designer to design, develop, and test comprehensive process integration solutions. The solutions use the SCA programming model, the Service Data Object (SDO) data model, and the mediation flow programming model. You learn how to deploy these solutions to the IBM Process Server runtime environment, maintain them in the IBM Process Center repository, and test them in the IBM Integration Designer test environment. The course also covers how to use the tools of IBM Business Process Manager for iterative (model-driven) application development. For example, you learn how to develop a process diagram in IBM Process Designer, store it in the IBM Process Center repository, and associate it with modules and libraries in IBM Integration Designer.

The lab environment for this course uses the Windows 2008 server R2 64-bit platform.

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Skills Gained

After completing this course, you should be able to:

    Create and modify an application by using iterative, model-driven development
    Develop a business process diagram in IBM Process Designer
    Work with a process application snapshot in IBM Integration Designer
    Associate IBM Integration Designer artifacts with a process application snapshot
    Use artifacts from an IBM Integration Designer library in a business process diagram
    Implement and deploy SCA modules and libraries that contain version information
    Use the serviceDeploy tool to install versioned modules in an IBM Process Server profile
    Enable cross-component trace to follow the invocation sequences between SCA applications to diagnose and repair an application failure
    Implement the event sequencing quality of service qualifier in an application
    Implement a WebSphere MQ import in an application
    Implement a fault handler and compensation handler in a business process
    Handle Advanced Integration Services (AIS) faults
    Examine and test a business state machine
    Examine the transaction propagation settings and transaction quality of service qualifier settings for an application
    Implement a selector component and dynamically navigate a business process instance at run time
    Implement a static (lookup) relationship
    Create a service aggregation mediation flow by using several pre-built mediation primitives
    Create a reusable mediation subflow that contains error handling primitives
    Examine a sample claims industry accelerator asset in IBM Business Process Manager
    Explore a sample case management process application implementation
    Configure security quality of service qualifiers and implement role-based security for human tasks and business processes
    Apply governance to process applications
    Configure IBM Business Process Manager Advanced tools for integration with other applications, such as IBM Integration Bus and IBM Business Monitor

Who Can Benefit

This intermediate course is designed for integration developers and other application development specialists.

Prerequisites

Before taking this course, you should successfully complete Developing Applications in IBM Business Process Manager Advanced V8.5.5 - I (WB857G) or Developing Applications in IBM Business Process Manager Advanced V8.5.5 - I (ZB857G).  You should also have:

    Basic Java and Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE) skills
    Experience with, or prior education on, WebSphere Application Server, or experience with Rational Application Developer
    Basic Extensible Markup Language (XML) skills

Course Details

Course Outline

    Course introduction
    Overview of IBM Business Process Manager V8.5.5
    Exercise: Using iterative development to create applications
    Version control and testing of SCA applications
    Exercise: Version control for SCA applications
    SCA bindings, the SCA runtime environment, and SCA quality of service qualifiers
    Exercise: Working with SCA bindings and qualifiers
    Fault handlers
    Exercise: Applying fault handlers
    WS-BPEL compensation and event handlers
    Exercise: Applying a compensation handler to WS-BPEL
    Business state machines
    Exercise: Working with business state machines
    Transactional behavior of SCA applications
    Exercise: Defining transactional behavior in SCA applications
    Business process flexibility
    Exercise: Creating flexible business processes
    Relationships
    Exercise: Working with static relationships
    Mediation primitives
    Exercise: Implementing a mediation flow
    Mediation flow control
    Exercise: Writing a generic error handler for IBM Process Server
    Industry accelerators
    Exercise: Working with the claims subrogation industry accelerator
    Security
    Exercise: Implementing security
    Governance of process applications
    Exercise: Applying governance to process applications
    Integrating with IBM Business Process Manager
    Exercise: Integrating other applications with IBM Integration Designer
    Exercise: Working with Case Manager
    Course summary