Chapter 8. Process Agents


This chapter covers the operation of the process agent. After reading this chapter you will be able to describe the intended utilization of the process agent, how processes are defined, the available types of process tasks, and how processes execute. You will also be able to explain process checkpointing and recovery, as well as some restrictions on process agent deployment.

Intended Utilization

While rules provide a very powerful paradigm for analyzing situations and drawing conclusions, there are some things that are actually difficult to do with rules. One of these is to orchestrate the execution of multiple activities being performed by other components, particularly when some of the activities involve ...

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