About flow control activities
The following activities are database activities: Their main task is to coordinate the other activities.
- Start and End: allow you to show the start and end points of a workflow. Refer to Start and end.
- Fork: allow you to activate all outbound transitions. Refer to the Fork section.
- Appointment: lets you wait for several tasks started at the same time to be completed before proceeding. Refer to the Fork section.
- Scheduler: lets you define a workflow execution schedule. Refer to Scheduler.
- Test: enables a transition based on a test result. Refer to Test.
- Wait: enables the outbound transition after a given time limit. Refer to Wait.
- Time constraint: lets you pause a task for a set period. Refer to Time constraint.
- Sub-workflow: lets you execute another workflow. Refer to Sub-workflow.
- Jumps: lets you implement transitions without links. Refer to Jump (start point and end point).
- External signal: lets you enable the outbound transition after receiving an external signal. Refer to the External signal section.
- Approval: lets you send an email to an operator or a group of operators and wait for approval to continue with the execution. Refer to the Approval section.
- Alert: lets you send a warning to an operator or group of operators. Refer to the Alert section.
- Task: lets you configure task execution. Refer to the Task section.