Developing Client-Side Workflows with Geocortex Workflow 5

Overview  

Building on Getting Started with Geocortex Essentials, this two-day course teaches you how to configure pre-built, client-side activities with JavaScript expressions, values, and decision logic: build interactive, feature-rich forms for Geocortex Viewer for HTML5 and Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS® applications.


Course Outline  

Introduction to Geocortex Workflow 5

Explain how workflows support the development of custom applications by performing these tasks:

  • Explain the benefits of using Geocortex Workflow 5 technology
  • Explore a damage assessment workflow
  • Describe how to launch the Geocortex Workflow 5 application
  • Identify the main components of Geocortex Workflow Designer
  • Describe the Geocortex Workflow 5 architecture
  • Describe the Geocortex Workflow 5 development VM configuration
  • Configure the Geocortex Workflow 5 development VM

Design, build, run, and test a workflow

Create a workflow by performing these tasks:

  • Identify the steps to create a workflow
  • Describe workflow design considerations
  • Describe how to build a workflow
  • Create a simple workflow
  • Describe how to provision a viewer with a workflow built in Geocortex Workflow 5
  • Run a workflow in supported viewers
  • Describe the testing features in Geocortex Workflow 5
  • Use a log activity to examine activity outputs

Display an ArcGIS FeatureSet

Display a FeatureSet in a viewer by performing these tasks:

  • Describe the FeatureSet object
  • Describe how to configure a Query Layer activity
  • Query an ArcGIS Online feature layer
  • Describe how to configure the Show Results activity
  • Use the Show Results activity to display a FeatureSet in the viewer

Referencing Display Form elements

Reference Display Form activity form elements by performing these tasks:

  • Describe the features of the Display Form activity
  • Describe how to reference form element values
  • Reference form element values
  • Describe how to construct JavaScript string expressions
  • Construct JavaScript expressions

Configure a basic Display Form activity

Configure a basic Display Form activity by performing these tasks:

  • Describe the components of a basic Geocortex Workflow 5 display form
  • Describe the Auto Complete form element
  • Configure the Auto Complete form element
  • Describe the List Box form element
  • Configure a List Box using an ArcGIS query
  • Describe how to use List Box-selected values in an ArcGIS query
  • Use List Box-selected values in an ArcGIS query

Use form events

Develop interactive forms using event-driven form elements by performing these tasks:

  • Describe form element events
  • Explore form events in a purpose-built workflow
  • Describe how to configure a button click event
  • Configure a button click event to add symbolized graphics to a map
  • Describe how to configure change events
  • Add a change event to a list box to add symbolized graphics to a map
  • Describe how to configure validation events
  • Add validation events to form elements

Getting data from Geocortex Essentials

Use Geocortex Workflow 5 activities to get data from server-side workflows by performing these tasks:

  • Explain the purpose of the Get Layer activity
  • Configure the Get Layer activity
  • Describe how to run a Geocortex Essentials workflow from Geocortex Workflow 5
  • Run a Geocortex Essentials report from Geocortex Workflow 5
Self-Directed Training  

Need to fit training into your busy schedule?

The scheduled training below offers you an online, instructor-led classroom experience, but you can also take this course when it’s more convenient for you! Self-directed course delivery includes:

  • Three (3) consecutive days’ access to a Geocortex training environment
  • All course materials
  • Access to a Geocortex instructor during office hours

All self-directed courses are offered at the same prices as their instructor-led equivalents.

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Scheduled Training  

Interested in Geocortex training in a European time zone?
Please contact your regional Geocortex partner to find local training options. Check out the 1Spatial (UK) Geocortex on-site training options or the SIGGIS (Belgium) Geocortex on-site training options.