Outside of HUE, Oozie has a RESTful API that you can quickly deploy new workflows and coordinators to; however, there is no equivalent API inside the HUE environment. This causes unnecessary manual steps to import workflows through the Import UI each time a change is made to a workflow. It would be highly beneficial to expose a similar RESTful API for HUE that can be invoked to update the underlying HUE database when a new Oozie workflow has been deployed or updated from an automated process (i.e. Chef or Puppet).
Would like to propose something similar to the following: