Integration


External Database Integration

Setup an External Database to integrate data within Decisions Studio in Flows, Forms, Rules, Data Structures and more.  Example For this example, we will integrate with a simple External Database...

Create Excel Data from Object Data

Data objects can be exported to CSV format within a flow by using the Custom Merge [NVelocity] and Create Text File components. Part 1 of this example will first show how to create data for an Excel...

Use Flow Steps to Integrate with an External Database

After an External Database has been created and integrated into Decisions, use specific Flow Steps to integrate the external data into the flow. When integrating with a Database in Decisions use Flow...

Integrating With Sybase Database

Database entities represent external databases which can be integrated with a flow. To add a database within the portal, navigate to the folder System > Designers > Integrations > Databases,...

Integrating a REST Web Service That Returns JSON Data

Overview The Decisions portal can integrate with web services that return JSON formatted data. The steps for retrieving and using the JSON data are as follows: Integrate the service within the Decisions...

Integrating With WCF Services

Overview This tutorial demonstrates how to integrate with a WCF Service in Decisions and use this service in a workflow. For more information on WCF bindings, please visit https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd936243.aspx *Note:...

Integrating an External Database with a Flow

Database entities represent external databases which can be integrated with a flow in a number of ways. To add a database within the portal, navigate to the folder System > Flow Management > Databases, click the Add Database button, and supply the necessary details.

Alternate Access Pattern For Table Integrations

This tutorial demonstrates how to use Alternate Access Pattern for database table integrations. Alternate Access Pattern generates a step that can be used in the workflow to retrieve information from the...

Integration with External Web Service

Webservice references represent web services which can be integrated into a flow in a number of ways. To add a web service within the portal, navigate to the folder System > Flow Management > External...

Setting up Amazon WebServices Integration

Amazon Web Services' S3 offers cloud-based storage that can be integrated with your system.

Adding a Query to External Database

It is possible to add queries, procedures, tables, and views to a database. You can do this during the database integration set up, or after the fact using the functions found in the folder created when...

Return Dynamic Data Rows When Fetching Data From Database

OVERVIEW Database Entities represent external databases which can be integrated with a flow. To add a database within the portal, navigate to the folder System>Designers>Integrations>Databases,...

Parameterized Queries

This tutorial demonstrates how to use Parameterized Queries in Decisions. Parameterized Queries is the best way to prevent SQL Injections. In these types of queries we define Parameters that become Variables...

Exposing Flow as a Web Service

Decisions flows can be exposed as an external web service. This allows external applications to utilize this flow via a standard SOAP web service call.   Example Create a new flow. Click on any blank...

Integrating an Internal Web Service [WSDL] within a Flow

Webservice references represent web services which can be integrated into a flow in a number of ways. To add a web service within the portal, navigate to the folder System > Flow Management > External Services, click the Add WebService Reference button, and supply the necessary details.

External Applications: Calling Rules (REST)

Summary A rule can be made into a REST web service that supports either HTTP GET or POST methods. REST calls to a rule require either (1) valid user session ID, or (2) valid user authentication ID. The...

External Applications: Calling Flows (REST)

OVERVIEW A flow can be made into a REST web service that supports either HTTP GET or POST methods. REST calls to a flow require either (1) valid user session ID, or (2) valid user authentication ID. The...

External Applications: Calling Flows

OVERVIEW   There are two ways that flow can be executed from an external application: (1) via call to a generated service (specific to this flow), or (2) via call to a generic Flow Execution Service.   Example CALLING...

Using POST Method With REST Service Integration

This tutorial demonstrates how to define custom Rest Headers for Post method with Rest Service Integration. Example: In this example we are going to create a simple Rest Service Integration with Post...

Calling a flow as a REST Service

Summary A flow can be made into a REST web service that supports either HTTP GET or POST methods. REST calls to a flow require either (1) valid user session ID, or (2) valid user authentication ID. The...

Calling Stored Procedure From Flow To Write Data

This tutorial demonstrates how to add Stored Procedures while integrating with Database in Decisions. Next, we will call Stored Procedure from the Flow to write data to the Database we integrated with. Example: Note:...

Conditionals (if statements) using NVelocity

This example simulates the lookup of a customer's account balance. The NVelocity step uses conditional statements to evaluate the account balance dollar amount and produces a custom message to communicate...

Running DOS / Batch Commands

Decisions allows you to run commands or batch files using steps in Decisions.  These steps allow you to use all the power of workflow, rules, tasking, alerting, job scheduling, etc. with traditional scripting.  Note:...

Calling a .NET Library Function From a Flow

The .NET Library contains a wide range of common functions, classes, and methods that can expedite the development process.

Starting new server using flow components

The Amazon EC2 services allow you to run virtual machines in the cloud by creating machine images and then starting instances of those images. These EC2 machine instances can be started using the Start...

Using Foreign Exchange Components

Decisions has a module that provides Foreign Exchange components. Before beginning, the Foreign Exchange module must be installed by going to System> Administration> Features   These components...