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Status Future consideration
Created by Guest
Created on Dec 10, 2012

RSA: Support for Compensation BPM Notation

The BPMN 2.0 Compensation specification is not supported in the BPM modeling feature of RSA.

Reference:, Section 10.6 (Compensation).

Use Case
Scenario: Design a process that includes functionality to reverse or compensate the effects of an activity. 1. Create a BPMN project with BPMN model. 2. Add a process. 3. Add an activity with a compensation event to trigger a compensation activity. It is not possible to implement step 3 as this feature is missing in RSA.
RFE ID 29377
RFE Product Rational Software Architect
Idea Priority High
  • Guest
    Sep 24, 2015

    Due to processing by IBM, this request was reassigned to have the following updated attributes:
    Brand - WebSphere
    Product family - Application Platform
    Product - Software Architect

    For recording keeping, the previous attributes were:
    Brand - Rational
    Product family - Design & development
    Product - Software Architect

  • Guest
    Jan 17, 2013

    Under Consideration


RSA: Support for Compensation BPM Notation

The BPMN 2.0 Compensation specification is not supported in the BPM modeling feature of RSA.Reference:, Section 10.6 (Compensation).
almost 9 years ago in Rational Analysis, Design & Construction / Software Architect Designer 2 Future consideration