WHAT YOU WILL LEARN IN THIS CHAPTER:
WROX.COM CODE DOWNLOADS FOR THIS CHAPTER
The wrox.com code downloads for this chapter are found at: http://www.wrox.com/WileyCDA/WroxTitle/productCd-1118495845.html on the Download Code tab. The code for this chapter is divided into the following major examples:
Workflow in SharePoint is about enabling workplace efficiencies through structured, automated process flows that engage human interaction when needed. SharePoint workflow fundamentally provides the mechanisms to notify people when they need to interact with an automated process via tasks, notifications, e-mail, or any other custom means one might desire to employ. List items, documents, and sites are also valued workflow players because interaction with SharePoint content is central to the beginning, continuation, and ending of many business processes’ flows. SharePoint workflow also provides the means for power users and developers to articulate the business logic needed to direct the process flow via declarative logic structures and a runtime engine for workflow execution.
SharePoint 2013 workflow builds on these foundational principles ...