Developing and Customizing Practices

  • EssWork Practice Workbench

    Practice Workbench Screenshot

    IJI is proud to support the SEMAT initiative and to offer its new practice authoring tool “The EssWork Practice Workbench”.

    EssWork Practice Workbench is an Integrated Practice Development Environment with full support for collaborative practice and method development. Key features of the Practice Workbench include:

    • Interactive presentation of the Essence Kernel
    • Practice authoring and extension using the Essence Language
    • Method composition
    • Innovative card-based representation
    • Publication of methods, practices and kernels as card-based HTMLweb-sites
    • Export to the EssWork deployment environment

    Based on the SEMAT Method Architecture, EssWork Practice Workbench comes with an interactive version of the Essence Kernel, and enables the creation of kernel extensions and practices as well as their composition into methods. Follow the links below to download the tool and the Essence Kernel.