AN EVALUATION OF CASE HANDLING SYSTEMS FOR PRODUCT BASED WORKFLOW DESIGN

Irene Vanderfeesten, Hajo A. Reijers, Wil M. P. van der Aalst

Abstract

Case handling systems offer a solution to the lack of flexibility and adaptability in workflow management systems. Because they are data driven they potentially provide good support for Product Based Workflow Design (PBWD). In this paper we investigate to which degree current case handling systems (FLOWer and Activity Manager) are able to support PBWD. This is done by elaborating the design process of a case from industry in both systems. From this evaluation we concluded that current case handling systems are not yet completely ready for supporting PBWD. Therefore, we recognize that better tool support is needed to make PBWD more suitable for practical use.

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Vanderfeesten I., A. Reijers H. and M. P. van der Aalst W. (2007). AN EVALUATION OF CASE HANDLING SYSTEMS FOR PRODUCT BASED WORKFLOW DESIGN . In Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 3: ICEIS, ISBN 978-972-8865-90-0, pages 39-46. DOI: 10.5220/0002356600390046


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@conference{iceis07,
author={Irene Vanderfeesten and Hajo A. Reijers and Wil M. P. van der Aalst},
title={AN EVALUATION OF CASE HANDLING SYSTEMS FOR PRODUCT BASED WORKFLOW DESIGN},
booktitle={Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 3: ICEIS,},
year={2007},
pages={39-46},
publisher={SciTePress},
organization={INSTICC},
doi={10.5220/0002356600390046},
isbn={978-972-8865-90-0},
}


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TY - CONF
JO - Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 3: ICEIS,
TI - AN EVALUATION OF CASE HANDLING SYSTEMS FOR PRODUCT BASED WORKFLOW DESIGN
SN - 978-972-8865-90-0
AU - Vanderfeesten I.
AU - A. Reijers H.
AU - M. P. van der Aalst W.
PY - 2007
SP - 39
EP - 46
DO - 10.5220/0002356600390046