BUSINESS PROCESS MODELING TOWARDS DATA QUALITY ASSURANCE - An Organizational Engineering Approach

Hugo Bringel, Artur Caetano, José Tribolet

Abstract

Data is handled everyday by information systems and its inherent quality is a fundamental aspect to operational and support business activities. However, inappropriate data quality may lead to economic and social problems within the organizational context. This paper addresses how to syntactically and semantically ensure data quality at information entity level. To do so, we define a business process-modeling pattern for describing the features required to ensure and validate business object data using a conceptual data quality attribute model. This pattern makes use of object-oriented concepts such as inheritance and traceability and is described as an extension to the Unified Modeling Language. A case study is presented to exemplify the proposed concepts.

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in Harvard Style

Bringel H., Caetano A. and Tribolet J. (2004). BUSINESS PROCESS MODELING TOWARDS DATA QUALITY ASSURANCE - An Organizational Engineering Approach . In Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 3: ICEIS, ISBN 972-8865-00-7, pages 565-568. DOI: 10.5220/0002649305650568


in Bibtex Style

@conference{iceis04,
author={Hugo Bringel and Artur Caetano and José Tribolet},
title={BUSINESS PROCESS MODELING TOWARDS DATA QUALITY ASSURANCE - An Organizational Engineering Approach},
booktitle={Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 3: ICEIS,},
year={2004},
pages={565-568},
publisher={SciTePress},
organization={INSTICC},
doi={10.5220/0002649305650568},
isbn={972-8865-00-7},
}


in EndNote Style

TY - CONF
JO - Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 3: ICEIS,
TI - BUSINESS PROCESS MODELING TOWARDS DATA QUALITY ASSURANCE - An Organizational Engineering Approach
SN - 972-8865-00-7
AU - Bringel H.
AU - Caetano A.
AU - Tribolet J.
PY - 2004
SP - 565
EP - 568
DO - 10.5220/0002649305650568