What's New in This Guide for Release

For Release, this guide has been updated in several ways. The following table lists the sections that have been added or changed. If a feature was not available in the first release of, the last columns denote which documentation release contains the update.

For a list of known issues (release notes), see the "Known Issues for Oracle SOA Products and Oracle AIA Foundation Pack" at http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/middleware/docs/soa-aiafp-knownissuesindex-364630.html.

Sections Changes Made

Chapter 2 Getting Started with Process Workspace


Section 2.3.3, "About the Process Workspace Process Tracking Page"

This section is updated to reflect new sorting and filtering enhancements.



Chapter 3 Working on Tasks in Process Workspace


Section 3.7, "Adding Comments and Attachments to Tasks in Process Workspace"

This section is updated to reflect that, if you are the initiator of the task, then your comment is shared with all process participants and not only with task assignees. The option to share with only task participants is not available to you.



Chapter 4 Working on Process Instances in Process Workspace


Section 4.3.1, "Viewing the Audit Trail in Process Workspace"

This section is updated to describe how to select the display of audit records, including the new tree view. This section also now describes how to select the type of activity, sub-process, gateway, or event you want to audit, and to display input and output messages for an activity.



Section 4.1, "Initiating Process Instances in Process Workspace"

This section updated to indicate that, when a process instance is initiated, it is assigned to the initiator



Chapter 5, "Working with Activity Guides in Process Workspace"

This new chapter is added to describe newly supported activity guides.



Chapter 6 Creating and Editing Custom Pages in Process Workspace


Section 6.1.6, "How to Grant and Manage Access to Customized Pages in Process Workspace"

This section updated to reflect enhancements to synchronizing roles between customized pages and widgets.



Chapter 9 Managing Process Workspace (for Administrators)


Section 9.1, "Setting the Display of the Work Items Panel in Process Workspace"

This section is updated to reflect enhancements to display setting, including specifying the branding logo, skins, and branding title.



Chapter 10, "Managing Your Organization in Process Workspace (for Administrators)"

This chapter is newly created to better organize previous information related to managing an organization, and to reflect expanded functionality for creating and managing parametric roles, formerly referred to as organizational roles.



Section 10.5.2, "How to Specify the Escalation Path for a Role"

This section is updated to reflect enhancements to role escalations.



Chapter 15, "Creating Custom Dashboards in Process Spaces"

This chapter is updated to explain enhancements to creating dashboards in Oracle Business Process Management Process Spaces