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Activity/Process

Activities occur in various model types.

As models may describe different types of activities, different object symbols are available. For example, in a business process an activity represents an action that is performed within an individual process, but a process in a process landscape represents a number of activities. The Activity object is used here, as well, but the object symbol illustrates that this is a number of activities that represents an entire process within a process landscape.

Object symbol Activity (Express)

 

 

Activity in a business process

Object symbol Process

 

 

Process in a process landscape

 

 

Process interface object symbol

 

 

Process interface

 

 

Stage

 

 

Stage in the Whiteboard

 

 

Activity

 

 

Activity in the Whiteboard

 

 

BPMN activities

Activities in the BPMN diagram