Building IBM Business Process Management Solutions Using WebSphere V7 and Business Space

An IBM Redbooks publication

Published 14 May 2010, updated 17 January 2011

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ISBN-10: 0738434337
ISBN-13: 9780738434339
IBM Form #: SG24-7861-00
(776 pages)

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Authors: Martin Keen, Bryan Brown, Andy Garratt, Benjamin Käckenmeister, Ahmed Khairy, Kevin O'Mahony, Lei Yu


IBM® Business Space powered by IBM WebSphere® is a common user interface framework for aggregating content and delivering it via a browser. A is a collection of related Web content that provides you with insight into your business.

Part 1 of this IBM Redbooks® publication introduces Business Space and provides Business Process Management (BPM) usage patterns for it.

Part 2 of this book use a fictional business scenario to show how business space widgets can be used to solve a variety of business problems, using products such as IBM WebSphere Process Server, IBM WebSphere Enterprise Service Bus, IBM WebSphere Business Monitor, IBM WebSphere Business Compass, and IBM WebSphere Business Services Fabric.

Part 3 shows how to build custom Business Space widgets, and how to build clients and servers for these custom widgets.

This book addresses Business Space powered by IBM WebSphere Version 7.0.

Table of contents

Part 1. Overview
Chapter 1. Introduction to IBM Business Space powered by WebSphere
Chapter 2. Managing IBM Business Space powered by WebSphere V7
Part 2. Scenarios
Chapter 3. Business scenario example
Chapter 4. Human-centric business spaces
Chapter 5. Integration-centric business spaces
Chapter 6. Dynamic business spaces
Chapter 7. Activity monitoring business spaces
Chapter 8. Common-content business spaces
Chapter 9. Business design and review spaces
Part 3. Developing clients and custom widgets
Chapter 10. Web 2.0 introduction
Chapter 11. Developing a service for a custom widget
Chapter 12. Developing a client for a custom widget
Chapter 13. Developing a custom widget
Appendix A. IBM Lotus Forms UI
Appendix B. Additional material

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