Business Process Management
This page contains various links related to topics in the BPM, BPML, BPEL4WS, and business integration arenas. Since most of these also make use of Web Services (aka SOAP), take a look at the Web Services page as well.
- A book on BPM: http://www.fairdene.com/. Interesting quote "If you think Fords most important product is the automobile, think again, say the authors. Instead, the process of making automobiles, business process management, is what really counts at the automaker."
- http://www.ebpml.org/ - "A website dedicated to Business Process Management Systems & Service Oriented Architectures"
- http://www.ibissoft.se/ - IbiSoft, "a company which specializes in the borderland between management and software development". Has some interesting links and white papers.
- http://www.business-process-management.info/workflow/workflow.htm - Article discussing how to optimize workflow with busines process management software. Stresses the need for a comprehensive solution, considering the detail oriented nature of workflows and the breadth of knowledge and technology needed to streamline BPM automation.
BPEL4WS - Business Process Execution Language for Web Services
IBM WebSphere Business Integration
See also XML, SOAP