Flow control activities in workflows about-flow-control-activities

The following activities are database activities: they are used to coordinate the workflow activities.

  • Alert: lets you send a warning to an operator or group of operators.
  • AND-join: lets you wait for several tasks started at the same time to be completed before proceeding.
  • Approval: lets you send an email to an operator or a group of operators and wait for approval to continue with the execution.
  • External signal: lets you enable the outbound transition after receiving an external signal.
  • Fork: allow you to activate all outbound transitions.
  • Jump (start point and end point): lets you implement transitions without links.
  • Start and end: allow you to show the start and end points of a workflow.
  • Scheduler: lets you define a workflow execution schedule.
  • Sub-workflow: lets you execute another workflow.
  • Test: enables a transition based on a test result.
  • Time constraint: lets you pause a task for a set period.
  • Wait: enables the outbound transition after a given time limit.