Get started with Camunda

This tutorial guides you through modeling and implementing your first workflow with the Camunda Platform. In this guide, you’ll choose between implementing executable processes in Java or JavaScript (NodeJS) using one of Camunda’s ready-to-go task clients.

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Download as .zip or checkout the corresponding tag with Git.

In addition to this guide, the source code of the example project is also available on GitHub. You can directly download the whole project or clone it with git:
git clone
To follow this guide, download the initial state or checkout the tag in the git repository:
git checkout -f Start
or every step in between:
git checkout -f Step-X
After every section in this guide you will find a box which contains a download link to the current state of the project and git instructions to checkout the current version of the repository.

You will be guided through the following six steps: