Camunda Team Blog

Camunda Modeler 1.12.0-alpha-1 Released

Written by Philipp Fromme on , under Modeling category.

We are happy to announce the release of Camunda Modeler version 1.12.0-alpha-1. This release marks the first ever alpha release of the Camunda Modeler. It features a completely rewritten DMN modeling that is blazingly fast and handles big decision tables with ease.

Camunda BPM 7.8.0 Released

Written by Roman Smirnov on , under Execution category.

Camunda BPM Platform 7.8.0 is here, significantly improving the process engine’s performance.

Besides that, we have made numerous improvements for Cockpit. The highlights are:

  • Batch Operations for Process Restart, Suspend/Resume and State Modification
  • Deletion of Process Definitions
  • Inspecting and Editing JSON and XML variables
  • Seeing the number of technical incidents within a process diagram
  • Faster rendering of BPMN diagrams

Camunda Spring Boot Starter 2.3.0 Released

Written by Svetlana Dorokhova on , under Execution category.

We are excited to announce the first officially supported release of the Camunda Spring Boot Starter - v. 2.3.0.

Camunda Spring Boot Starter makes it super easy to include a ready-to-use, preconfigured Camunda engine in your Spring Boot application. It offers a very convenient way to adjust the most used configuration settings, but still allows to use the full power of configuration for experienced users.

Camunda BPM 7.8.0-alpha6 Released

Written by Roman Smirnov on , under Execution category.

Camunda BPM platform 7.8.0-alpha6 is here and it is packed with new features. The highlights are:

  • Significant improvement of engine’s performance due to batching of SQL Statements
  • Support for Microsoft Sql Server 2016 (docs)
  • Support for Microsoft Edge (docs)
  • 29 Bug Fixes

The complete release notes are available in Jira.

List of known Issues.

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If you want to dig in deeper, you can find the source code on GitHub.

First Camunda Community Day in San Francisco

Written by Daniel Meyer on , under Community category.
The first Camunda community day in San Francisco took place on November 9th. More than 80% of people registered actually dropped by which is really great considering that registration was free. It was great to welcome attendees from all over the bay area, including Autodesk, SAP, LinkedIn, Gainsight, Intuit and Zymergen. The highlight of the day was the presentation given by Jimmy Floyd from 24 Hour Fitness. 24 Hour Fitness “is the world’s largest (by memberships) privately owned and operated fitness center chain” (Wikipedia) with more than 400 locations.

Camunda Optimize 1.5.0 Released

Written by Sebastian Stamm on , under Execution category.
We are proud to announce the latest release of Camunda Optimize! With version 1.5.0 we fixed several bugs and made usability improvements that help you make informed decisions in order to optimize your processes. Check out our documentation and get in touch with us to find out how you can use Camunda Optimize to improve your processes. Great Things are Coming The next major version of Camunda Optimize is in the works!

Camunda 7.8.0-alpha5 Released

Written by Yana Vasileva on , under Execution category.
Camunda BPM 7.8.0-alpha5 is here and it has great new improvements. This month the highlights are mostly in Cockpit: Internationalization (i18n) for Cockpit & Admin Faster rendering of BPMN diagrams Metrics about cleaned up data Batch modification interface cleanup and new cancel feature Persistent configurations in Process Instance Search 28 Bug Fixes If you are interested you can see the complete list of release notes and the list of known issues.

viadee Process Application Validator

Written by Sascha Di Bernardo on , under Community category.
Process applications basically consist of process model(s) and Java code which both exist side by side and are edited in different tools. For the process models you will most likely use the Camunda Modeler, for the Java code the IDE of your choice. However, no one checks whether model and code are aligned beforehand, e.g. if a bean referenced in a delegate expression actually exists in the code. With the viadee Process Application Validator (vPAV, Open-Source), you can validate your process application regarding these inconsistencies with a simple JUnit test.

Extending Locks of External Tasks

Written by Svetlana Dorokhova on , under Execution category.

The External tasks concept was introduced in v. 7.4. So far, only two operations existed to deal with external tasks: Fetch & Lock and Complete (read more in our docs).

These operations may be enough in most of the use cases, but can also cause a lot of inconveniences: