BPMN 2.0 Conversation Toolbox Pages

The BPMN 2.0 Conversation pages of the Diagram Toolbox enable you to create BPMN elements and relationships on Conversation diagrams in BPMN 2.0 and BPEL formats.

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BPMN 2.0  Conversation

Conversation Model

Extend a composite Activity that defines the logical relationship of Message exchanges between two or more business entities

Conversation

Extend a Class element to group a set of Message Flows together based on a certain concept

Participant

Represent a specific organization or individual that is involved in a business process

Pool

Extend a Partition element to logically organize an Activity

Activity

Define an activity within a business process

Start Event

Define the initiating event in a process

Intermediate Event

Define an intermediate event in a process

End Event

Define the terminating event in a process

Gateway

Define a decision point in a business process

If a condition is true then processing continues one way; if false, then another

Text Annotation

Create a comment

BPMN 2.0  Conversation Connectors

Conversation Link

Connect a Conversation Node to or from a Participant

Message Flow

Extend a Control Flow relationship to define the flow of communications in the process

Sequence Flow

Extend a Control Flow relationship to define the flow of activity

Association

Link the information and artifacts with BPMN graphic elements

Example of a BPMN 2.0 Conversation Diagram:

ConversationExample

Notes

  • The appearance and specification of some elements and connectors are defined by Tagged Values

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