Use Cases

Real World BPMN with Zeebe and Minecraft

by Josh Wulf on Jun 17 2019 in Use Cases.

Here is a great example of how Zeebe and BPMN can be used to solve real-world business problems - in this case, in Minecraft!

Kids love to play Minecraft, and transferring that engagement to learning to code is a Good Thing(tm) Ultima VI recreated in Minecraft

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Data Pipeline Orchestration With Zeebe (And An Example Map/Reduce Implementation)

by Josh Wulf on May 8 2019 in Use Cases.

Zeebe can be used to orchestrate data-processing pipelines, such as image processing or machine learning. As discussed in Google’s Site Reliability Engineering book, one issue with data-processing pipelines is responding in a timely fashion to increased business demands. Zeebe is a stateful workflow engine, and state doesn’t scale horizontally - but Zeebe does. So you want to design your pipelines in a way that encapsulates and isolates state and allows you to scale up workers in the parts where you can parallelize work. Read more…

Zeebe and Fn Project Integrated: a Proof of Concept

by Artun Subasi on Apr 17 2019 in Use Cases.

Editor’s note: this post originally appeared on the Esentri blog. It was cross-posted here with Esentri’s permission. We’d like to give a shout-out to author Artun Subasi for his excellent blog post series on orchestrating serverless function with a workflow engine!

I’d like to demonstrate a Proof of Concept (PoC) which integrates Zeebe with the Fn Project in order to orchestrate serverless functions using Business Process Model Notation (BPMN).

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