These values are associated with and are manipulated by the workflow process

These values are associated with and are manipulated

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These values are associated with and are manipulated by the workflow process being simulated. Work Item The representation of the work that is processed in the context of a step within the instance of a workflow process . A work item is an instance of a business object. Table 112. Terms That Are Used with a Workflow Process Term Definition Description
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Glossary Siebel Workflow Glossary Siebel Business Process Framework: Workflow Guide Version 8.1, Rev A 499 Terms That Are Used with a Workflow Policy Table 113 describes common terms for Workflow Policies. Workflow Mode A property of the workflow process that is used to characterize run- time behavior for a workflow as a Service Flow, Interactive Flow, Long Running Flow, or 7.0 Flow. Not applicable Workflow Process The representation of a business process. A workflow process comprises one or more steps that indicate when a business process starts and ends and includes information about individual work that is performed within the business process. Workflow Process Instance An instance of a workflow process that is initiated. An instance of a workflow process is initiated when the input conditions for the workflow are met. An instance consists of one or more step instances and contains one or more work items. Workflow Step An activity within a workflow process. Steps are logically linked together in order to define a process. Not applicable Table 113. Terms That Are Used with Workflow Policies Term Definition Additional Description Business Object A group of one or more business components. A business object represents an entity in Siebel that you must monitor. A workflow policy object is based on only one business object. Business objects are defined in Siebel Tools. Business Rule The definition of how an organization must carry out a process in operations for the organization. Not applicable Object Type An entity in Siebel Tools that is displayed as a node on the Object Explorer. For example, workflow policy objects, workflow policy components, workflow policy columns, and policy programs are object types. Table 112. Terms That Are Used with a Workflow Process Term Definition Description
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Siebel Business Process Framework: Workflow Guide Version 8.1, Rev A Glossary Siebel Workflow Glossary 500 Policy Action An event that Siebel executes when policy conditions are true and properties of the workflow policy are satisfied. A policy action is based on programs. A policy action is defined in the Action applet of the Workflow Policies view. After you define a policy action, it can be used in a workflow policy. Workflow Policy A systematic expression of a business rule. A workflow policy contains one or more policy conditions and one or more policy actions. If the policy conditions for a workflow policy are true, then the policy action occurs. A workflow policy is contained by one workflow policy group and is related to one workflow policy object. A workflow policy contains more properties that govern behavior for the policy. Workflow policies are defined in the Workflow Policies view.
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