SWiMF’s framework is a comprehensive and adaptable solution originally designed for the ever-evolving sector of foreign trade, later becoming the foundation for building and integrating our various software modules and applications.
This flexible framework is one of the pillars of the entire SWiMF software, prioritizing attributes like availability, scalability, performance and customization. This allows for the integration and efficient functioning of its different parts, including the BRMS and Dynamic Forms modules.
\\\ Availability and Scalability:
Its architecture integrates high-availability cloud services, ensuring data and application continuity across multiple data centers, thus minimizing risks and allowing efficient disaster recovery.
The framework offers two types of scalability crucial for adapting to fluctuating workloads and demands:
- Horizontal (Scale – Out): Adding more components in parallel to distribute a load.
- Vertical (Scale – In): Enhancing a component’s size for increased load management.
Emphasizing usability, SWiMF incorporates usability patterns and programming best practices to enhance productivity, minimize errors, and ensure consistency across various interfaces. This approach reduces complex development, resulting in a highly efficient system coupled with an intuitive user interface.
Personalization in SWiMF is achieved through CSS-based customization, allowing the user interface to be tailored to the specific preferences of each organization. This separation of HTML structure from GUI enhances the user experience by enabling easy visual modifications.
The framework achieves interoperability through a service-oriented architecture, utilizing API calls such as SOAP and REST. This facilitates easy integration with diverse systems and ensures seamless communication across integrated systems.
In terms of reutilization, SWiMF allows for the efficient use of domains and business rules across various endpoints. This approach minimizes duplication of logic and enhances the system’s overall efficiency.
Traceability is another key aspect, crucial for managing sensitive information. The system records all modifications, providing transparent and centralized tracking of changes by operation or user. This feature is especially important in monitoring the progress and transformation of operations within workflow processes (example: a logistics chain).
\\\ Transactional Integrity:
For transactional integrity, SWiMF employs transaction GUIDs and idempotent HTTP message properties, ensuring accurate message processing and instance management. These features are vital for guarding against improper modification or destruction of information, either through electronic errors or human intention, ensuring accurate, complete, and consistent data across all systems.
Overall, SWiMF’s framework stands out for its robust architecture, designed to meet the dynamic demands of different highly volatile and complex domains. Its focus on scalability, availability, usability, personalization, interoperability, reutilization, traceability, and transactional integrity makes it an ideal solution for organizations looking to streamline their operations and enhance their operational efficiency.