• 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.

  • December 16, 2008 16 Dec'08

    UML modeler includes BPMN support

    UModel V2008 Release 2 added support for Business Process Modeling Notation (BPMN) to the UML support already featured in UModel. The tool can serve for re-engineering services.

  • December 04, 2008 04 Dec'08

    Some Eclipse SOA Tools Projects are archived as work on SCA, modeling, moves ahead

    STP subprojects for service creation and a SOA system are put on hold, in prep for a new Eclipse rev with SCA, modeling and other new features.

  • December 02, 2008 02 Dec'08

    BPM Special Report: What you model is what you monitor

    Business analysts and other line-of-business role players may increasingly build the models for new-generation Business Process Management applications. In some instances, good BPM modeling results help make the business case for SOA. Still, some '...

  • September 10, 2008 10 Sep'08

    Visual orchestration tool addresses event processing and SOA

    A tool for enterprise architects, business analysts and Java developers includes an integrated engine for complex-event processing. Business Process Modeling Notation (BPMN), Business Process Execution Language (BPEL) and WS-Human Task standards are...

  • July 09, 2008 09 Jul'08

    UML and SOA the Microsoft way

    Microsoft plans support for UML in its planned Oslo platform for model-driven SOA, but is not basing its new tools on that modeling language, explains Burley Kawasaki.

  • March 25, 2008 25 Mar'08

    BPMN linking business and IT for BPM/SOA

    The oft stated SOA goal of bringing together business and IT to work on applications is being realized by users of the BPMN, argues Ismael Ghalimi, a leader in its development.

  • November 20, 2006 20 Nov'06

    SOA, Web services and BPEL converge at AT&T subsidiary

    Needing to enhance audit compliance for its application management business, software engineers at AT&T's newly acquired USi subsidiary moved from traditional workflow to a combination of SOA, Web services and BPEL.

  • August 30, 2003 30 Aug'03 releases draft of BPM Notation 1.0

    The Business Process Management Initiative has released a public draft for Business Process Modeling Notation 1.0.