Sequence Kinetics Technical Profile

Sequence Kinetics Technical Profile
Sequence Kinetics provides a graphical flowchart interface which
enables users to model, design, operate and optimise business
processes. Sequence Kinetics is a 100% web-based application
developed in .NET using Microsoft technologies.
HotChange Technology
Orgnanisations with a high frequency of change must be able to modify, integrate and distribute
business processes without halting these processes as they run in production. This led to the birth of
PNMsoft’s HotChangeTM, a technology which enables rapid process changes in a controlled
environment. HotChange includes a control layer which provides IT personnel with absolute
governance over changes. HotChange powers Sequence Kinetics features and modules.
Architecture
Sequence Kinetics has a multi-tiered, service oriented architecture. This approach facilitates system
integration and extensibility. Sequence Kinetics’s Service and Business Layers collectively form the
Sequence Kinetics Process Engine, a set of self-describing, loosely coupled services. Data is saved in
MS SQL relational tables, and is easily readable for reports and for integration with
BI systems. The Sequence Kinetics API is available to support customised integration requirements.
Flowtime
FlowtimeTM, Sequence Kinetics’s user interface for process operation, provides a rich set of
SharePoint web parts that can be configured to meet your user and organisation’s needs, and can be
easily integrated into any .NET application. This flexibility enables you to rapidly create a portal
which is tailor-made for your requirements. Flowtime facilities Human-centric process interaction,
with the ability to manage tasks, dynamic messages, work queues, delegations and collaboration
using social features.
App Studio
Sequence Kinetics’s App StudioTM enables process modelers and developers to quickly build and
collaborate on process templates in a workflow canvas. Its features include:
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Codeless workflow implementation in a 100% web environment.
Workflow integrity validation prior to execution.
Source Control mechanism for multiple developers.
Extensible design supporting custom activity creation.
Rich modelling functionality.
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UX Studio
Sequence Kinetics’s UX StudioTM includes a .NET markup editor in a 100% web development
environment, enabling developers to rapidly create forms which revolutionize the end-user
experience. UX Studio features include:
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Fully .NET editor with Ajax support, client and server side code.
A model-first mode which enables you to create forms in a few clicks.
Creation of a variety of form views (mobile, read-only, etc.)
Auto-generated views from a data model, reducing time-to-solution.
A rich set of controls and pre-built components.
System Integration
Sequence Kinetics is tightly integrated with MS products including Office, SharePoint, BizTalk Server,
Project Server and Dynamics. Sequence Kinetics can also be integrated with a wide range of external
systems through industry-standard protocols, such as Web Services and WCF. Sequence Kinetics
wizards enable connection to commonly used enterprise applications from vendors such as SAP,
Oracle and JD Edwards. Integration Listener activities can automatically initiate and resume
Sequence Kinetics processes.
Security and Administration
Security is implemented on all levels of the system and is a top priority. Sequence Kinetics has
passed a thorough range of penetration tests ensuring that user and organisational data is kept safe.
Sequence Kinetics Administration enables full synchronisation with Active Directory and advanced
Permissions management.
Intelligent Analytics
For high visibility and real time control, Sequence Kinetics enables process owners and managers to
create KPI-related dashboards. Gauges and charts can be easily displayed with SharePoint web parts
based on stored procedures and statistical measures. The expression engine enables dynamic
process execution based on in-line captured process data.
Versioning and Change Management
Sequence Kinetics AdministrationTM includes advanced versioning and deployment management for
processes, enabling processes to be run on multiple versions in production. Sequence Kinetics
enables unique hot swap of process versions between development and production, and developers
can perform hot fixes on processes that are running in production, providing ultimate control and
agility.
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Mobile Capabilities
Sequence Kinetics’s Process TO GO MobileTM module enables users to operate processes from all
smartphone devices and tablet devices. Process TO GO is secured by encryption and includes:
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A mobile runtime interface where users can view their tasks, initiate processes, complete
and submit forms.
Sequence Kinetics’s One Click Action: a feature which enables users to complete tasks by
one click from their mobile devices or PCs.
Mobile MI: A service which exposes the Sequence Kinetics MI, including visual dashboards
and reports, to all mobile devices.
Scalability and Deployment
Sequence Kinetics is an enterprise-level platform which can support organisations with 100,000+
users. Sequence Kinetics can be implemented in single server and NLB cluster topologies.
Deployment options for Sequence Kinetics include on-premises, managed on-premises, hosted,
SaaS, and Cloud. Sequence Kinetics CloudWorksTM is hosted on Azure and supports multi-tenancy.
Documentation, Community and Support
Sequence Kinetics developers and users can access a rich library of information and training videos
on how to use the product on PNMsoft’s Knowledge Centre. Sequence Kinetics includes contextsensitive Help pages for each of its wizards, and developers can exchange tips and information on
the Sequence Kinetics Community Forum. PNMsoft’s Support team is actively involved in this forum
and provides stellar product support on every issue.
Sequence Kinetics Key Differentiators
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HotChange Technology
Enterprise process mobility
Microsoft Technology-based
Cloud and on-premises solutions
100% Web-based
Extremely rapid deployment
Intuitive design interface
ERP, CRM integration
Full product support
Competitive pricing
Unparalleled ROI
Subject Matter Experts
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