BPM Modeling

  • December 30, 2010 30 Dec'10

    Cloud computing provides jolt, SOA becomes electric, 2010 becomes 2011

    At first cloud computing diverted attention away from SOA, but as more and more organizations move toward the cloud, SOA is becoming as ubiquitous as electricity.

  • October 01, 2010 01 Oct'10

    Business Process Management for Oracle users now includes BPMN 2.0

    At Oracle Open World 2010, Defense Dept. CTO Dennis Wisnosky said Business Process Modeling Notation (BPMN) was at the center of streamlining operations. His group is using Oracle Fusion Middleware for process modeling.

  • July 13, 2010 13 Jul'10

    Metastorm brings BPM modeling to Azure cloud computing platform

    Business process management (BPM) house Metastorm has joined the fledgling ''BPM in the cloud'' movement, releasing a cloud computing-based version of its BPM modeling tools. Metastorm joins Appian, Cordys and others testing the waters of ...

  • July 02, 2010 02 Jul'10

    BPM Case Study: Streamlining a water treatment workflow system

    Business Process Management efforts call for systems that effectively mimic current processes, and which can make changes on the fly when exceptions occur. They respond to ad hoc needs.

  • January 15, 2010 15 Jan'10

    Choosing business process management: Saas BPM or on-premise BPM?

    On-premises BPM has been the norm for most enterprises, but advances in cloud computing have lead to increased interest in on-demand, software as a service (SaaS) offerings. Which approach is right for your company? Ovum analysts and BPM vendors ...

  • January 12, 2010 12 Jan'10

    ERP pioneer Jan Baan on impact of BPM

    Will ERP continue as centerpiece of corporate computing? Controversial industry veteran Jan Baan sees ERP as overly complicated legacy. The answer to the ERP conundrum is BPM, Baan suggests.

  • October 22, 2009 22 Oct'09

    BPMN 2.0 adds notation to handle BPM choreography

    Business users call on IT to create more business process-oriented applications and an all-important Version 2.0 of BPMN begins to appear in tools offerings.

  • July 13, 2009 13 Jul'09

    Software AG mounts tender offer for IDS Scheer

    Software AG made an offer to buy IDS Scheer, which specializes in Business Process Management (BPM). Software AG said it signed a contract with founder August-Wilhelm Scheer and former long-time managing director Alexander Pocsay relating to the ...

  • June 10, 2009 10 Jun'09

    Say 'hello' to business process lifecycle management

    Business Process Management (BPM) is not a one-time project. It is part of a life-cycle of processes. This led Accenture to pursue business process lifecycle management (BPLM) services.

  • April 15, 2009 15 Apr'09

    Co-evolution of BPMN and BPEL drives BPM in SOA settings

    The SOA industry often likes to pit standards against each other in 'standards wars.' The Business Process Modeling Notation and the Business Process Execution Language seem to be a case where co-evolution and collaboration seem to be the rule.

  • March 26, 2009 26 Mar'09

    Too Many Servers: A Case for Enterprise Architecture and TOGAF 9

    Together, EA and TOGAF could provide a pivotal and crucial contribution to the IT profession and society.

  • January 14, 2009 14 Jan'09

    Thomas Erl's SOA Design Patterns

    Thomas Erl's long-awaited ''SOA Design Patterns'' has hit the book stores. It arrives after undergoing an interesting editing process in which patterns of SOA development were posted to a community Web site for comments and vetting.

  • July 12, 2004 12 Jul'04

    Radically transforming your business through embedded services

    Web services and SOAs are entering a period of innovation, promising to transform business. However, it's hard to conceive of new tricks when the old ones have become so familiar.

  • March 22, 2004 22 Mar'04

    Adobe develops a new intelligent document architecture

    The rapid uptake of XML has greatly improved the manageability of unstructured information. This article outlines Adobe's work in the field.

  • December 09, 2003 09 Dec'03

    Business rules in Confluent's world

    Confluent Software says its updated software is the muscle behind centralized business rules for enterprise-wide Web services.