Camunda Team Blog

The Camunda Stack In 2018: The Year In Review

Written by Daniel Meyer on , under Community category.
The year is coming to an end, so I want to take a moment to consider the progress our product teams have made this year and, most of all, thank everybody for their fantastic work. We have achieved great things this year, taking major steps in our mission to set the standard for workflow automation technology that brings developers and business people together. Where we are coming from and what drives us When we launched the Camunda open source project in 2013, we put forward a very simple hypothesis: Business process automation projects are most successful when software developers and business people work together.

Camunda Optimize 2.3.0 Released

Written by Felix Müller, Johannes Heinemann, Sebastian Bathke on , under Camunda Optimize category.
We are happy to announce the release of Camunda Optimize version 2.3.0. Optimize works alongside Camunda BPM to provide continuous monitoring and insights for your deployed business processes and decision tables. Optimize tames huge quantities of data to help process owners make informed decisions to improve their processes and decisions. Version 2.3.0 is a feature-rich release, and highlights include: First DMN Report History Cleanup New Report configurations Enhanced Combined Reports The ability to disable sharing via configuration UI/UX Improvements Enhanced Version Upgrade Plugins: Single Sign-On (SSO), Examples, Debug Mode Restructured Documentation Pick up license from file The complete release notes are available in Jira.

Camunda BPM 7.10.0 Released

Written by Nikola Koevski on , under Execution category.

We’re excited to announce that Camunda BPM platform 7.10.0 is now available. Highlights from Camunda 7.10.0 include:

  • History Cleanup across hierarchies
  • Fetch and Lock External Tasks based on Process Definition and Tenant
  • Extending the “Handle External Task BPMN Error” API
  • Tasklist-startable Process Definitions
  • Configure Business Key in Delegation Code
  • Additional Supported Environments
  • 89 Bug Fixes

You can download Camunda 7.10.0 for free or run it with Docker.

Also included in the release:

Camunda Optimize 2.3.0-alpha2 Released

We are happy to announce the release of Camunda Optimize version 2.3.0-alpha2. You can find many improvements and features from the upcoming Optimize version 2.3.0 in this second alpha release: Raw data table sorting Line charts with improved goal line visualizations New improved progress bar styling Improved report configurations Rearrangement of reports in combined reports Single-Sign-On (SSO) support with auth plugins Improved upgrade performance The complete release notes are available in Jira.

RPA can delay your Digital Transformation

Written by Jakob Freund on , under Community category.

This is the most tangible insight I took away from attending an RPA conference in London this week. It was actually stated by one of the keynote speakers (he literally said: “many organizations use RPA to delay their digital transformation.”).

I share this sentiment. Here is an RPA adoption journey that is not inevitable but can happen:

Camunda Modeler 2.2 Released

Written by Nico Rehwaldt on , under Modeling category.

We are proud to announce the Camunda Modeler 2.2 release. This release improves the accessibility of all diagram editors, ships a number of important fixes and provides feature parity with Camunda BPM 7.10.

DMN is more than a Decision Table

Written by Philipp Ossler on , under Community category.

Decision tables are the most common element from DMN. They are easy to use and can solve many problems. However, DMN has more elements like Business Knowledge Models, Contexts, Literal Expressions, Function Definitions, Invocations and more.

In this post, I want to introduce the new extension for DMN and show how it can be used to model an example decision with the full power of DMN.

Camunda Optimize 2.3.0-alpha1 Released

We are happy to announce the release of Camunda Optimize version 2.3.0-alpha1. You can find many improvements and features of the upcoming Optimize version 2.3.0 in this first alpha release: A completely redesigned Analysis page to help you to better make sense of the information provided on this page. The ability to delete old data with the history cleanup feature in order to keep the database size small. Warnings when a change you make to a report causes this report to no longer be qualified for alerts or combined reports.