Ladies and gentlemen, it’s that time of the year - it’s time for your bi-annual list of Flow Designer improvements! In this article, we will not only be covering what changes have been made to existing aspects of the product but also what has been added to its list of abilities. Without further ado, let’s dive in! Updates Quality of Life Enhancements To kick things off, we’ve got some general improvements made to the product as a whole - some reflected in the UI, some not.
App Engine Studio
Process Automation Designer, or PAD as it is typically abbreviated to, came on to the scene in during the Paris release, making Vancouver it’s 7th iteration. Sitting “on top” of Flow Designer, PAD acts as an intermediary between IT and the business, allowing process owners the ability to organize their content in a unified, digitized fashion that can be further automated. The visualizations of these processes, utilized by agents, are called “Playbooks.
When creating applications on ServiceNow, instead of starting from scratch you have the option of utilizing app templates. These templates help save you time and effort, coming packed with predefined data, experiences, automation, and even security. Prior to the San Diego release, the only available templates were the ones that ServiceNow provided (see the full list here). However, San Diego opened the doors and allowed everyone access to create templates!
One of the ongoing issues that we deal with in the Developer Program is the continuity of the free Personal Developer Instances (PDI). No matter how well intentioned you are, it is always possible to have a time period where you are out of the office and miss the email about your Developer Instance expiring. I don’t like the idea of anyone losing their work but there is only so much we can do to prevent it.
Tokyo marks the fourth release for our App Engine Studio. What could we possibly add next? In this episode, I talk with Matthew Ripley about some of the new features in this release. Topics 00:00 Welcome/introduction 05:02 AES Overview 07:52 Flow Designer integration to table builder 11:15 Formula builder 14:01 Template sharing 15:37 Notifications 17:19 AES Roadmap 23:57 Advice 24:23 Contact info 24:55 Outro Links LinkedIn Subscribe to Break Point Apple Podcasts Google Podcasts Spotify Amazon Music Stitcher TuneIn RSS Check out the other ServiceNow podcasts.
Overview App Engine Studio (AES) is a development tool for creators of varying skill levels. It was introduced with the Quebec release in Q1 of 2021. With a focus on a modern experience and guided approaches to building apps, AES continues to get more features with each release. AES is a store release and it is part of the “App Engine” license, so if you don’t see it, you may know why.
App Engine Studio, originally delivered in the Quebec Release, is a development tool for creators of varying skill levels to build applications that meet the immediate needs of your organization. Here is a brief overview of the version released in Quebec. The Quebec version allowed developers of all skill levels to build apps fast by making it easy to spin up a data model, various experiences, and automate processes while applying security to the application.
The Rome release is coming! This is your chance to find out what hot new platform features are coming to make building on the platform easier than ever before. Join us as we take a look at some new features as well as updates to your favorites to make them even better! Topics 00:00 Welcome and introductions 06:14 App Engine 12:27 WebUX 19:34 Development and configuration 24:14 Workflows and integrations 28:55 Security 32:03 Platform foundation 36:57 Poll and Q & A 40:35 Takeaways and next episode 42:25 Reference information 42:50 Final Q & A Links Docs: Rome release notes Break Point podcast Community Developer portal Now Learning About: TechNow is a monthly show for ServiceNow admins, developers, and builders on a wide variety of platform features.
Check out one of the hottest new features in the Now PlatformB.! Join product manager Valerie Myers Christensen as she explains and demonstrates the features in App Engine Studio (AES). You’ll learn how low-coders and experienced developers can create apps faster than ever before with a beautiful user interface. Topics 00:00 Introductions 04:17 Break Point podcast 05:40 Poll question #1 06:20 Introduction to App Engine Studio (slides) 16:30 Poll question #2 w/Q&A 19:19 AES Demo - Overview 21:35 Creating app - data 26:10 Experiences & UI Builder 28:59 Automation 29:54 Creating an app from an app template 33:52 Governance 35:07 Mobile 37:10 Poll question #3 37:22 Q&A 40:05 Takeaways 40:49 Outro & events Links Docs: App Engine Studio (Quebec) About: TechNow is a monthly show for ServiceNow admins, developers, and builders on a wide variety of platform features.
Chris Haas joins Break Point to discuss App Engine Studio, the all-new low-code way to build apps fast! Topics 00:00 Welcome/Introductions 04:28 Why did ServiceNow build AES? 08:20 Discovering the power of the platform 12:14 Licensing & release schedule 17:54 Templates 22:00 Creatures of habit 25:51 Where we are and where we’re going 35:36 More info 37:30 Contact info 37:47 Outro Links Docs: App Engine Studio (Quebec) LinkedIn Mail Subscribe to Break Point Apple Podcasts Google Podcasts Spotify Amazon Music Stitcher TuneIn RSS Check out the other ServiceNow podcasts.