Organization of This Book

This book includes the following parts, chapters and appendixes:

Part I, Introducing Business Console describes how to configure, get started with, and administer Business Console.

 

Chapter 1, Configuring Business Console describes how to configure the Business Console server installation.

Chapter 2, Getting Started describes the Business Console modules, user interface, user roles, and how to install Business Console on a client.

Chapter 3, Administering Resources describes how to administer the module resources.

Part II, Using the Taxonomy Module describes the tasks you can perform in the taxonomy module.

 

Chapter 4, Understanding Taxonomies describes the taxonomy module’s basic concepts and architecture.

Chapter 5, Creating Taxonomies describes how to create a new taxonomy.

Chapter 6, Authoring Taxonomies describes actions that can be performed by a user with editor privileges, including editing taxonomies and category information.

Chapter 7, Populating Categories describes how to use training and topics to define your categories. These tasks can be performed by users with editor privileges.

Chapter 8, Managing Documents describes how to configure the document list and how to manage documents in that list. These tasks can be performed by users with editor privileges.

Chapter 9, Reviewing Categories describes actions that can be performed by a user with reviewer privileges.

Chapter 10, Publishing to a Taxonomy describes actions that can be performed by a user with publisher privileges.

Part III, Using the Synonym Group Module describes the tasks you can perform in the synonym group module.

 

Chapter 11, Understanding Synonym Groups describes the synonym group module’s basic concepts and architecture.

Chapter 12, Creating Synonym Groups describes how to create a new synonym set from scratch or by using an existing thesaurus file. This chapter also describes how to edit your synonym sets.

Chapter 13, Editing Synonym Sets describes how to edit your synonym groups and how to run a search using your queries.

Part IV, Using the Parametric Index Module describes the tasks you can perform in the parametric index module.

 

Chapter 14, Understanding Parametric Indexes describes the parametric index module’s basic concepts and architecture.

Chapter 15, Creating Parametric Indexes describes how to create parametric indexes from different sources.

Chapter 16, Managing Parametric Indexes describes how to manage the parametric indexes created in Business Console.

Part V, Using the Promotion Group Module describes the tasks you can perform in the promotion group module.

 

Chapter 17, Understanding Promotion Groups describes the promotion group module’s basic concepts and workflow.

Chapter 18, Creating Promotion Groups describes how to create promotion groups.

Chapter 19, Modifying a Promotion describes how to add a promotion and how to create rules for your promotions.

Part VI, Using the Application Module describes the tasks you can perform in the application module.

 

Chapter 20, Understanding Applications describes the application module’s basic concepts and workflow.

Chapter 21, Creating Applications describes how to create an application within Business Console.

Chapter 22, Modifying Existing Applications describes how to update your applications with new contexts and components.

Appendixes

 

Appendix A: Workflow Example describes a possible company workflow for using Business Console.

Appendix B: FAQ lists some common questions and answers about Business Console.

Appendix C: Promotion XML Schema includes an example of a valid XML structure for use in the Promotion Group module.

Glossary describes the terms used in Business Console.