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Activities

An activity is a task that needs to be accomplished within a defined period of time or by a deadline to work towards work-related goals. Activities can be linked together using rules to create dependencies. An activity is the core ...

Adding data to activities

Data was introduced in DCR Forms in 2016. It has been possible to associate data with activities for a long time, but it has not been possible to specify data types or simulate processes that contains data types, e.g. in order to ...

Build your own custom DCR AI Guide service

If you find predictive process monitoring an interesting area, you can build a custom DCR AI Guide to replace the default AI Guide. The source code for the default DCR AI Guide can be found on github. When building your ...

Business rules wizard

Creating business rules is not easy and we often hear that people have trouble understanding the different arrows in the models. In order to make it easier we now introduce the business rules wizard which makes it easier to understand ...

Certification credentials on LinkedIn

If you want to get recognized for your knowledge about DCR you can show your DCR Certification and Skills to the world via LinkedIn; Here is what to do: Certification Go to LinkedIn and Edit your Profile.Scroll down to and ...

Collaboration and connections

In the DCR Portal you will always belong to the Community organization but can also belong to other organizations. You can find your organization in the upper right corner of the portal and easily switch to another organization. Connections In ...

Common activities and roles

Common activities and roles have been added to the DCR Portal. Common activities and roles can be shared among process models in a category, which makes it easier to maintain the same activity across many process models. Supported use cases ...

Computational activities

Computational activities are activities that when executed takes a value as specified by the expression found under Advanced in the Options menu: Computational activity The “Computations” field is an expression as defined in DCR engine expression language. An example that ...

Concurrency

The DCR Portal does not currently support collaborative editing of DCR graphs. In case two users tries to edit the same graph at the same time a warning is shown in a dialog box: The dialog box shows you the ...

Configure your own effects – get started

As of March 2024 DCR Solutions have introduced a package that makes it easy for you to get starting using your own services as effects within a DCR graph. The package consist of: A one day training course/hands on workshop ...

Costs in DCR Process Model

In the DCR Whiteboard tool, the option of adding costs has become available. This feature allows for the cost of an activity to be entered which can then be used as a means of finding the costs of running an ...

Creating DCR graphs from a CSV file

If you wish to create a new DCR graph and already have data about the process in an Excel sheet or Visio diagram we can help you. The "CSV Graph Import" app offers you to load roles and activities from ...

DCR Active Repository

The purpose of the DCR Active Repository is to make it easy to leverage DCR as the rules foundation for an Adaptive Case Management system. You can access your DCR Process Model from a RESTful API currently supporting these functions ...

DCR Certified Experts

DCR Solutions offers various courses to educate and certify people in the DCR semantics and tools. The certified experts can be found on the front page of the DCR Portal under DCR Experts. Currently DCR Solutions offers three different training ...

DCR Dynamic Effect Package

DCR Solutions provides a dynamic effect package where example effects have been configured for test. The effects includes: IdDescriptionDCR.Sample.WeatherThis effect simply retrieves weather information given a city name.DCR.Sample.MailSends an email to a recipient. Email address, subject, mail body and optional ...

DCR Flow Editor

The DCR Flow Editor enables you to create flows, or scenarios. You can also create flows using DCR Simulator. New flows can be created from the DCR Dashboard page or from within DCR Whiteboard under the Simulation menu. Select Create ...

DCR Form

Activities in a DCR process model can be data activities. When grouping data activities you get a DCR Form. Form patterns Patterns typically difficult to support in traditional forms systems includes the following which are easy to solve using DCR ...

DCR Highlighter

The DCR Highlighter supports translations between natural language descriptions and declarative process models. The resulting models are given in DCR Process Models. Traceability is at the core of the tool. Later changes in the process model due to, e.g., ambiguity ...