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BPM Group: Goverance, Operating Model and a CoE - Business or IT?

If your organization has a Center-of-Excellence installed that is managing multiple Process Automation applications across different business processes, but all on top of one BPMS (like a Pega, Lombardi or Appian), are the development resources for applications part of your IT organization or your...read more
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Hi, I believe it comes back to the business maturity of the IT area and the technical maturity of the what I would call the operations area. If the IT structure includes a high business skllset...read more
Authored by: Thaxton Mauzy |  Originally published on May 23 2011 | 3 total posts

BPM Group: Is Process Stupid?

What makes it so hard for some companies to move to a process orientation? I offer some food for thought in an article http://www.bpminstitute.org/articles/article/article/why-process-sounds-.... But what have you found? And how do you deal with it?read more
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posted 3 years 22 weeks ago
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What makes it so hard to go from process improvement projects to an organizational approach? What conditions encourage this movement? i have found that enterprise systems implementations can...read more
Authored by: Shelley Sweet |  Originally published on May 16 2011 | 8 total posts

OP Group: Reminder: OP Virtual Group Meeting - Friday, April 15 - Meet The Author - Operational Leadership featuring Andrew Spanyi

If you haven't registered already, don't miss your opportunity to Meet The Author Online. Andrew Spanyi, Founder and Managing Director, Spanyi International, Inc.and author of Operational Leadership will talk about his new book and answer your questions. Customers are increasingly demanding higher...read more
Authored by: Carla Roddy |  Originally published on April 12 2011 | 0 total posts

BA Group: Reminder: BA Virtual Group Meeting - Friday, April 1 - Meet The Author - Business Architecture: The Art and Practice of Business Transformation featuring William Ulrich

If you haven't registered already, don't miss your opportunity to Meet The Author Online. William Ulrich, President, TSG, Inc., and Author of Business Architecture: The Art and Practice of Business Transformation will talk about his new book and answer questions that you have. Organizations...read more
Authored by: Carla Roddy |  Originally published on March 30 2011 | 0 total posts

BPM Group: Business Benefits of Having Document Management Functionality inside the BPM Solution

We believe a BPM solution should have extensive Document Management Functionalities ( Document archiving, routing, scanning, versioning,etc. ) in order to maximise the benefits provided to clients in business process automation. Any whitepapers, reports or comments are welcome.read more
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posted 3 years 33 weeks ago
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Document management is needed but many organisations already have document management facilities. Building document management in BPM could mean that these organisations pay for functionality twice...read more
Authored by: Haluk Cavusoglu |  Originally published on March 8 2011 | 10 total posts

BPM Group: BPMS without SOA?

Is that possible to have BPMS without SOA? How strong is relation between SOA, BPMS and ESB?read more
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posted 3 years 33 weeks ago
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I think that it is possible. In my opinion at that moment there are lot of companies concerned about the benefits of working in a process-centered way, but they are carrying out the ballast of an ERP...read more
Authored by: Szymon Drejewicz |  Originally published on March 5 2011 | 3 total posts

BPM Group: The best tool for BPM

What BPM tool is the best for full BPM cycle (analysis, simulation, deployment, publishing, monitoring, optimization)? Please drop a line about your opinion.read more
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posted 3 years 33 weeks ago
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I agree with that Harald, but how would that work for smaller companies and organizations that have a specific need that isn't organization-wide and budget only allows for a finite amount of...read more
Authored by: Szymon Drejewicz |  Originally published on March 5 2011 | 6 total posts

BPM Group: Will BPMN completely replace EPC?

EPC is widely used in Business Process Modelling tools of German vendors like SAP and ARIS. BPMN is more and more adopted by the bigger BPM tools like Tibco, Oracle, Cordys and recently by SAP. Will BPMN standard completely wipe-out EPC, or will there always be applications for EPC left, that...read more
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posted 3 years 34 weeks ago
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Most important difference between EPC and BPMN is the "motivation". EPC was created to model and analysis of business processes. BPMN was created to model, analysis and __deploy__ processes. So, if...read more
Authored by: Harald van der Weel |  Originally published on January 16 2011 | 14 total posts

BA Group: The origins of Business Architecture

What are the origins, influences and overlaps of Business Architecture field and profession? I can see a lot of commonalities and relevance with Information Technology-Architecture, Building Architecture, Engineering generally,Organizational theory, Systems thinking, Knowledge Management, Decision...read more
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posted 3 years 44 weeks ago
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@konstantis This is a great topic, or 3! As far as origins go, I don't think people talked much about business architecture until the IT world expanded from accounting, and needed to understand the...read more
Authored by: kosta makrodimitris |  Originally published on December 21 2010 | 1 total posts

BPM Group: BPM's Nemesis : Clunky Data Integration

BPM's Nemesis : Clunky Data Integration Back in the '90's, I jumped right in there with all the other consultants and IT operatives when Business Process Reengineering came along. Since I had been heavily involved in computer graphics before that, I even wrote a crude business process designer so...read more
Authored by: Jim Kolassa |  Originally published on December 6 2010 | 0 total posts

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