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Status Future consideration
Created by Guest
Created on Aug 18, 2015

BPM User and Team Reassignment and Attribute Enhancement

BPM very commonly requires complex user management and routing patterns. One of the most common is implementing a user attribute to be used with a Team Filter Service in order to provide complex assignment patterns for tasks within BPDs. These attributes are not fully leveraged with the other features of the product, specifically the reassignment capabilities of the out of the box dashboards. A singular attribute to denote teams for which a user is a member of but may have been filtered out of during initial task assignment could provide context for the out of the box dashboard to then easily allow the user to participate in reassignment providing a significant level of configurability. Currently, when a Team Filter Services creates a filtered list of participants for a task, those are the only users who are able to participate in the reassignment and thus complete the task. Using the proposed user attribute Pooling Teams (CSV string), managers would have those users available for reassignment who were originally filtered out. Using the Pooling Teams attribute allows for easier implementation with security constraints, provides significant functionality leveraging existing features, and is simpler than existing solutions for common usages.

Idea priority Medium
RFE ID 75608
RFE URL
RFE Product IBM Business Process Manager on Cloud
  • Guest
    Nov 27, 2015

    We value your suggestions for BPM product enhancements. This is a valid requirement and may be considered for a future BPM release. Please note this is not a commitment, but an indication of intent.

  • Guest
    Sep 25, 2015

    Due to processing by IBM, this request was reassigned to have the following updated attributes:
    Brand - WebSphere
    Product family - Smarter Process
    Product - IBM Business Process Manager on Cloud

    For recording keeping, the previous attributes were:
    Brand - WebSphere
    Product family - Business Process Management
    Product - IBM Business Process Manager on Cloud