Get To Know BPM is part Get To Know Series available at MakeTechEz Blog. The essence of this Book is to get overall understanding of Business Process Management in a quick and an easy manner. This is meant for both Technical as well as Business folks. This is a 5 Part series beginning with Introduction to BPM, followed with BPM Lifecycle, Software Components, BPM vendors to finally how BPM is used in various industries.
Get To Know BPM is a 5 part series. Here is brief overview of each part:
What is BPM – This part is a quick introduction of Business Process Management. This part not only defines BPM in a simplified manner but also takes you through typical BPM Projects and BPM Roadmap. In its simplest form, BPM is software that enables you to automate, execute and monitor business processes from beginning to end by connecting people, applications and data. BPM takes rigid, independent processes and transforms them into flexible, choreographed business services that work together to create substantial business value. This transformation help Organization to achieve PDF i.e. Productivity, Decision Making and Flexibility.
BPM Lifecycle and Implementation Plan – This takes you through BPM Lifecycle and typical implementation plan of BPM project. BPM Lifecycle can be grouped into Design, Modeling, Execution, Monitoring, and Optimization. BPM implementation plan with-in an organization is all about being FASTER i.e. creating Flow Charts for Business Processes, Automation of highly operational processes, Specifying the Live Processes, selecting appropriate Tools, Event Processing based on Business Rules, and finally Reports mainly Postmortem and Predictive Analytics to improve Business Process.
BPM Software Components – This part covers major software components that make-up the BPM Platform. The BPM mainly consists End User Components used by Process Participants, Process Designers and Engineers, Runtime Execution Components mainly Process Execution, Business Rules Execution, Event Processor and Analytics Engine, Integration Components, Document Management Component, etc.
BPM Software Vendors – This part gives overview of 3 different Software Vendors who specialize in developing BPM Platform. They are from Appian, Oracle and IBM.
BPM In Action – This part takes look at some of the use cases of BPM. For every use case it specifies the Business Problem, the participants in the Business Process, new BPM Process and the Benefits of using BPM.