Despite many years of planning and implementation, questions often arise in both private and public sectors about the value of IT, more specifically about projects that IT departments have initiated. Rather than tightly coupled and loosely integrated systems, use BPM to take the opposite approach.
An important value differentiator for all companies is excellence in innovation. Knowledge workers who are able to think outside the box and to operate in flexible ways are critical drivers of innovation. A role-based, interaction-oriented process management framework is an enabling solution that facilitates innovation.
Analyzing processes is a fundamental part of business process management. But what does that mean? Find out how Dr. Jeffrey Sterllings helps an unhappy process sort itself out in this fictional story.
What is the relationship between Six Sigma and BPM? Competing or complementary methodologies? Hear Dr. Jeffrey Sterllings shed some light on this in this fictional story.
Mergers & Acquisitions have a number of challenges spanning people, process, and technology. This article, referenced in at least two books, discusses the special challenges in technology integration.
An Information Systems Approach to Improving Productivity Through the Design of Efficient Incentives
With Prof. G. J. Koehler. Second Workshop on Information Technologies and Systems (WITS 1992), Austin, Texas, December 12-13, 1992.
With Prof. G. J. Koehler. Expert System Applications for the Electric Power Industry, Boston, MA, 1991.
Decision and Information Sciences Forum, Warrington College of Business, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, April 6, 1990.
Co-authors: P.G. Reddy and K.C. Reddy
Chapter in book: Artificial Intelligence in Engineering: Tools and Techniques, Eds. Sriram D. and Adey, R.A., Computational Mechanics Publications, 1987, pp. 197-218
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