The Usefulness of a Generic Process Model Structure

Alta van der Merwe, Paula Kotzé, Johannes Cronjé

Abstract

Defining process model structures for reuse in different activities, such as re-engineering, may seem to be an innovative idea. There is, however, a danger that these models are created with no proof that they are useful in practice. In this paper, we give an overview of a re-engineering procedure developed from existing re-engineering procedures combined with Goldratt’s theory of constraints, to investigate the usefulness of process model structures in such an activity. The usefulness is measured against an ordinal measurement defined.

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van der Merwe A., Kotzé P. and Cronjé J. (2006). The Usefulness of a Generic Process Model Structure . In Proceedings of the 4th International Workshop on Modelling, Simulation, Verification and Validation of Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 1: MSVVEIS, (ICEIS 2006) ISBN 978-972-8865-49-8, pages 86-96. DOI: 10.5220/0002473600860096


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@conference{msvveis06,
author={Alta van der Merwe and Paula Kotzé and Johannes Cronjé},
title={The Usefulness of a Generic Process Model Structure},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 4th International Workshop on Modelling, Simulation, Verification and Validation of Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 1: MSVVEIS, (ICEIS 2006)},
year={2006},
pages={86-96},
publisher={SciTePress},
organization={INSTICC},
doi={10.5220/0002473600860096},
isbn={978-972-8865-49-8},
}


in EndNote Style

TY - CONF
JO - Proceedings of the 4th International Workshop on Modelling, Simulation, Verification and Validation of Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 1: MSVVEIS, (ICEIS 2006)
TI - The Usefulness of a Generic Process Model Structure
SN - 978-972-8865-49-8
AU - van der Merwe A.
AU - Kotzé P.
AU - Cronjé J.
PY - 2006
SP - 86
EP - 96
DO - 10.5220/0002473600860096