The BPMN Service Task article focus on the definition and usage of the service task element as documented in the BPMN 2.0 specification. The example process diagram illustrates the correct use of the service task. The BPMN Guidelines section contains a detailed set of rules that apply to the service task and explains how the element may or may not be used within the different BPMN diagrams.
What is a Service Task?
“A Service Task is a task that uses some sort of service, which could be a web service or an automated application.” ~ BPMN Specification
The BPMN specification defines the Service Task element using the following description and notation:
|Service Task||A Service Task is a Task that uses some sort of service, which could be a Web service or an automated application.|
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- Business Process Model and Notation Specification Version 2.0.2. (2014, January). https://www.omg.org/spec/BPMN/2.0.2/