In the previous chapter, we learned about the Activiti Modeler and how we can use it to design a process. We are now able to import and export models using the Activiti Modeler. Using the Activiti Modeler to design a business process is mostly preferred by business analysts and architects because it is a web-based designing tool and is easy to use. However, when it comes to designing an executable business process, the Modeler doesn't seem helpful; for this, Activiti provides an Eclipse-based tool called Activiti Designer.
In this chapter, we will discuss the following topics: