Course overview

This is the first course of the Advanced Workflows series and will establish a solid conceptual foundation of the Workflow feature in Geocortex Essentials so you can build complex .NET-based workflows with confidence.

Course outline

Configure the AWC Foundation training site

Enabling Objectives:

  • Describe the AWC approach to learning workflows.
  • Summarize the features of the AWC Foundation training site
  • Describe how to create the AWC Foundation training site
  • Build the AWC Foundation training site

Use variable scoping to optimise workflow performance

Enabling Objectives:

  • Use sequences to optimise workflows
  • Use sequences to improve workflow readability
  • Employ variable scoping to optimise workflows.
  • Build a performance testing workflow to examine the effects of variable scoping
  • Explain how serialisation errors are symptomatic of a design issue

Use parallel activities to improve workflow performance

Enabling Objectives:

  • Run independent client activities in parallel
  • Build a workflow to examine the performance of independent client activities run in parallel
  • Run asynchronous server activities in parallel
  • Build a workflow to examine the performance of asynchronous server activities run in parallel

Manage workflow exceptions

Enabling Objectives:

  • Use the AssetIsTrue activity to handle workflow exceptions
  • Build a workflow to handle workflow exceptions
  • Use the TryCatch activity to manage workflow exceptions
  • Build a workflow to manage workflow exceptions

Use a workflow to extract data from an Esri FeatureSet

Enabling Objectives:

  • Describe how to find a Feature in a collection of Esri FeatureSet Features
  • Examine an Esri FeatureSet using Workflow Designer
  • Build a workflow to examine a simple feature set
  • Use workflow activities to iterate through a collection of Esri Features
  • Build a simple workflow to extract a Feature from a collection of Esri Features

Build a workflow that demonstrates workflow design practices using a multi-feature Esri FeatureSet

Enabling Objectives:

  • Build a workflow to extract and display data from a multi-featured Esri FeatureSet object
  • Apply workflow design practices to optimise workflow performance

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