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Business & Management - Business Information Systems | Handbook on Business Process Management 1 & 2

Handbook on Business Process Management 1 & 2

vom Brocke, Jan, Rosemann, Michael (Eds.)

2nd ed. 2014, Approx. 1400 p. 2 volume-set.


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  • Gives a comprehensive understanding of Business Process Management
  • Covers the six main components of Business Process Management, i.e. strategic alignment, governance, methods, information technology, people and culture
  • Key features are the overall composition of the content based on a well-defined maturity model and the outstanding quality of the contributors

Business Process Management (BPM) has become one of the most widely used approaches for the design of modern organizational and information systems. The conscious treatment of business processes as significant corporate assets has facilitated substantial improvements in organizational performance but is also used to ensure the conformance of corporate activities. This Handbook presents in two volumes the contemporary body of knowledge as articulated by the world's leading BPM thought leaders. This first volume focuses on arriving at a sound definition of BPM approaches and examines BPM methods and process-aware information systems. As such, it provides guidance for the integration of BPM into corporate methodologies and information systems. Each chapter has been contributed by leading international experts. Selected case studies complement their views and lead to a summary of BPM expertise that is unique in its coverage of the most critical success factors of BPM.

The second edition of this handbook has been significantly revised and extended. Each chapter has been updated to reflect the most current developments. This includes in particular new technologies such as in-memory data and process management, social media and networks. A further focus of this revised and extended edition is on the actual deployment of the proposed theoretical concepts. This volume includes a number of entire new chapters from some of the world's leading experts in the domain of BPM.

"The practice of Business Process Management has progressed significantly since Michael Hammer and I wrote the Reengineering book. This "handbook" presents the most complete description of the competencies required for BPM and exhaustively describes what we have learned about process management in the last 20 years."

Jim Champy (Co-Author of the Best-Seller ┬┤Business Process Reengineering┬┤ by Michael Hammer and Jim Champy).

Content Level » Research

Keywords » Business Process Management - Change management - Organizational management - Process modelling - Workflow management

Related subjects » Business Information Systems - Database Management & Information Retrieval

Table of contents 

Volume 1: Introduction.- Methods.- Information Systems.- Volume 2: Strategic Alignment.- Governance.- People and Culture.

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