The BPEL Management API is an API for managing running process and instances.. Primarily, the API provides facilities for:
The API is located in the [org.apache.ode.bpel.pmapi] package in the [bpel-api] module. Details may be found in the [javadoc].
The entry-points to the API are the [InstanceManagement] and [ProcessManagement] interfaces. The former is concerned with tasks related to process instances (e.g. variable inspection), while the latter is concerned with process-level tasks (e.g. activating and retiring process definitions).
To employ the intefaces one needs to obtain a proxy from the BPEL
This following pages describe various management operations that can be performed using the API: