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What is an Environment Variable?
Understand how to use Environment Variables in ProcessMaker Platform.
In ProcessMaker Platform, an Environment Variable is a secure, abstract proxy for any sensitive information that you need to use in a Process. Any Environment Variable can be re-used in any Process to abstract information securely throughout your organization.
Below are a few examples how to use Environment Variables:
- A Request participant's credit card information securely interacts with an online payment processing service through multiple Environment Variables.
- A Request participant's banking information securely interacts with a bank to make transactions securely while following compliance protocols.
ProcessMaker Platform has default Environment Variables: