BPM-EAI. Below is my take on various aspects of end-to-end BPM solution development in IBM BPM vs PEGA PRPC.
My observations are primarily centered around ground realities in terms of industry adoption. The strengths indicated below are relative to each other. Sections of the blog meant for Business Leaders and Decision makers - [TTM and TCO for the solution], [Market presence, Sustainability and Delivery risk], Future trends Sections of the blog meant for Architects and Techies - Tool features [Inception/Elaboration/Construction/Transition] Going forward in this note, my reference to IBM and PEGA would be to IBM BPM 8.1 Advanced and PRPC 6.2 SP2 respectively. TTM and TCO for the solution PRPC can be looked upon as "BPM in a box". The industry BPM frameworks provides by PEGA seem to have a strong edge over IBM. PRPC is touted to be very expensive (relatively), but i feel that the cost would be justified in terms of ROI delivered to the business by quicker TTM and lower TCO.
Business Process Trends. OpenSpan - Home Page. Wiki Engines. This is the canonical list of WikiEngines.
See also TheWikiWay (a book). The engines are listed twice, by language and by name. Overwhelmed by this long list? Try TopTenWikiEngines, ChoosingaWiki, or WikiChoicetree. See WikiFarms for hosted wiki options. Publicly Available Wiki Software sorted by language of implementation ActiveServerPages (ASP): AspWiki -- Uses MS-Access for the store. AdaLanguage: CasBah -- Collective Authoring System Based on Hypertext AwkLanguage: AwkiAwki -- tiny and fast wiki, RCS, BSD compatible license YawkWiki -- Tiny customizable wiki.
Business Analytics/Business Intelligence information, news and tips - SearchBusinessAnalytics.com. Main Page - Process Wiki. Business Process Expert - Process Modeling With BPMN. Exclusive BPX Community Content: Dr.
Bruce Silver is an independent industry analyst and consultant focused on business process management software. Dr. Silver provides training on process modeling with BPMN through www.bpmessentials.com, the BPM Institute, and Gartner conferences, and is the author of The BPMS Report series of product evaluations available from www.bpminstitute.org. An Introduction to Agile Business Process Management. This month we have been looking at Information Agility, describing it as a way of not just managing our information, but also of managing it such a way so as to be able to respond to rapid changes taking place in the market.
BPM Center. Business Process Management (BPM) Center The BPM Center is a collaborative virtual research centre in the area of Business Process Management (BPM) and was founded in 2004 by the Information Systems groups (IS@CS and IS@IEIS) and at Eindhoven University of Technology (Eindhoven, The Netherlands) and the BPM group at the Faculty of Information Technology of Queensland University of Technology (Brisbane, Australia).
The research in the center aims to address aspects concerning all phases of the lifecycle of business processes including modeling, verification, enactment, monitoring, mining, and diagnosis. Apart from the founding organizations the centre is open to affiliate members. Affiliate members See members page. The Benefits of Collaborative BPM. Ann All spoke with Sandy Kemsley, an independent analyst and systems architect specializing in business process management, Enterprise 2.0, enterprise architecture and business intelligence.
She heads up Kemsley Design Ltd., performing BPM engagements across North America and working as an analyst with BPM vendors. She also blogs about BPM and enterprise architecture at Column 2. Earlier this month she gave a presentation on BPM and social networking at the Software 2010 conference held by the Norwegian Computing Society in Oslo. All: Why are companies interested in BPM solutions with collaborative elements? Kemsley: There are two sides that I talk about: There's social interaction, and there's social production. An example I use is Beehive at IBM, which is like an internal Facebook.
Sandy Kemsley Kemsley Design Ltd. All: That begs the question: Will all of these people want to be involved? Some people will say, "I don't have time because I am busy. " Enabling BPM Through Technology. 4. Download eBooks and Papers. 8th International Conference on Business Process Management. Call for Demonstrations. The submission deadline for all BPM 2010 events has passed.
Please consider submitting your work to the 2011 BPM Conference in Clermont Ferrand. BPM2010 Call for Demos (PDF) Demo submissions are invited to be included in the BPM 2010 Demonstration Track. BPM Handbook. PRINT EDITION: Buy now DIGITAL EDITION: Download now (available at 50% discount, use code GOV50 on checkout) Full Overview and Table of Contents here (PDF file) with comprehensive abstracts of each chapter.
The question, “How can governments manage change organizationally and be agile operationally?” Is answered in this special spotlight on BPM in Government worldwide with specific emphasis on the USA government where agencies, armed forces, states and cities are facing almost insurmountable challenges. This is a book for business people who just want to understand the how and why of process automation and integration in simple non-jargon terms. Bpm 5. Bpa 1. Bpm 2.
BPM_Blogs. Bpel4people. What is Business Process Management (BPM)? BPM is a way of looking at and then controlling the processes that are present in an organization.
It is an effective methodology to use in times of crisis to make certain that the processes are efficient and effective, as this will result in a better and more cost efficient organization. What is Business Process Management (BPM)? BPM should not be a onetime exercise. It should involve a continuous evaluation of the processes and include taking actions to improve the total flow of processes. The steps that can be recognized in BPM are: Analyze Re-design and model Implement Monitor Manage Automate This list indicates that most of the work is trying to understand the current situation and then to design and implement a better one.
This diagram from the AIIM BPM training course shows the elements present in most BPM suites. The rules engine and process registry indicate descriptions of the lessons learned from the analysis and design that allows the system to automate the process.
Community Network Blogs. Introduction I've titled this a garage sale (or yard sale as my US colleagues would say) as it's a real mixed bag of topics that are related in some way that I want to sell (I mean discuss but it ruins my analogy).
It's pretty broad in terms of covering business process, methodologies, SOA and development, but if you are BPX'er with some technical savvy or a Solution Architect (Functional or Technical) then please read-on as I'd love to nail this with a decent discussion and potential future follow-up in another blog. My reason for writing this blog is to put forward some ideasto try cement a direction for those who work for organisations where software development is not their core business and where they are bombarded by all thebest practices out there right now.
Background Information So if you're like me, you know or believe that: Good question and hears a few reasons why... Problem 1.
Wiki. BPM - Business Process Management Software. UN/CEFACT Modeling Methodology (UMM) Development Site - Modeling. Book Chapter. Business Process Management (BPM) is an emerging new field in business.
However there is no academically agreed upon conceptual framework. The aim of this paper is to establish a conceptual framework grounded in the recent literature.