activitiGetting started with activiti

Remarks

Activiti is an Open-Source enterprise Business Process Management (BPM) solution targeted at business people and developers. At its core is a high performance business process engine with the flexibility and scalability to handle a wide variety of critical processes. The modern BPM solution also provides a powerful suite of end user tools and integrates with a range of enterprise content management systems, including Alfresco One.

Versions

VersionRelease Date
6.0.0.Beta32016-08-31
5.21.02016-06-13
5.20.02016-04-18
5.19.0.22016-01-29
5.19.02015-11-05
5.18.02015-07-31
5.17.02014-12-18
5.16.42014-10-16
5.16.32014-09-17
5.16.12014-08-15
5.162014-07-22
5.15.12014-04-01
5.152014-03-21
5.142013-10-21
5.132013-06-19
5.12.12013-04-15
5.122013-03-08
5.112012-12-05
5.102012-08-10
5.92012-03-01
5.82011-10-20
5.72011-08-16
5.62011-06-01
5.52011-05-01
5.42011-04-01
5.32011-03-01
5.22011-02-01
5.12011-01-04
5.02010-12-01
5.0.rc12010-11-01
5.0.beta22010-10-01
5.0.beta12010-09-01
5.0.alpha42010-07-30
5.0.alpha32010-07-01
5.0.alpha22010-06-02
5.0.alpha12010-05-17

Installation or Setup

Download the latest stable version from Activiti's website or you can check out the code from github and unzip to a directory of choice and then check out the readme.html that includes pointers to the docs and the release notes. The userguide ( docs/userguide/index.html ) includes instructions on how to get started simple and quick.

Tutorial: a BPMN 2.0 Hello World With Activiti 5.0.alpha4 in 5 steps

Goto - http://www.jorambarrez.be/blog/2010/08/02/tutorial-a-bpmn-2-0-hello-world-with-activiti-5-0-alpha4-in-5-steps/

A very Good and detailed tutorial by Joram Barrez (one of the core Developer of Activiti)