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What's new in Alfresco Process Services

See what we've been up to below.

Import existing data models

You can now import data models from an existing data source such as a relational database schema or a content model.

See Importing data models for more.

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SSO and security improvements

Support for Enterprise SSO such that REST-based apps are now authorized and extensible through OAuth 2.

See OAuth 2 SSO overview for more.

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Secure scripting and bean whitelisting

Improved security has been provided through secure scripting. Advanced-control introduced on user-added code through bean whitelisting.

See Spring Beans for more.

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REST API Explorer and RAML support

The REST API Explorer is an interface that provides a best-in-class enterprise tooling for APIs. It documents all of the API entities available to you and lets you try them out.

See Using the REST API Explorer for more.

You can use the newly-introduced RAML file with popular REST API development tools.

See RAML support for more.

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Enhanced REST services

You can now make REST task post calls with support for POST body templates for complex requests.

See REST call for more.

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Improved Micro-service support

Docker Support with support for Kubernetes and ECS.

See Installing Process Services using Docker for more.

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Enhanced task collaboration

You can now extend task involvement to include groups of users.

See Using Involved Tasks for more.

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Kerberos SSO authentication

Support for Single Sign-On authentication is now available to organizations using Kerberos AD infrastructure. You can now quickly set up windows-based SSO to allow secure access to the Alfresco Process Services application without needing an explicit login.

See Configuring Kerberos against Active Directory (AD) for more.

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Getting Started with Alfresco Process Services

Provides an introduction to some of the features of Alfresco Process Services using a simple expense approval process and the web-based BPMN modeler.

See Getting Started with Alfresco Process Services for more.

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Properties Encryption

The capability to encrypt sensitive properties (for example, database user password, LDAP user password) used in Alfresco Process Services properties files (,,

See Encrypting Configuration Properties for more.

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Class whitelisting in JavaScript

Whitelisting configuration now includes support for class whitelisting in Javascript.

See Spring Beans for more.

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