EXTENDING BUSINESS PROCESS MODELING TOOLS WITH WORKFLOW PATTERN REUSE

Lucinéia Heloisa Thom, Jean Michel Lau, Cirano Iochpe, Jan Mendling

Abstract

For their reuse advantages, workflow patterns are increasingly attracting the interest of both researchers and vendors. However, actual workflow modeling tools do not provide functionalities that enable users to define, query, and reuse workflow patterns properly. In this paper we gather a set of requirements for process modeling tools that aim to support pattern reuse in a direct way. In order to demonstrate the feasibility of these requirements we present a respective implementation project that extends the process modeling tool EPC Tools with pattern reuse functionality.

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in Harvard Style

Heloisa Thom L., Michel Lau J., Iochpe C. and Mendling J. (2007). EXTENDING BUSINESS PROCESS MODELING TOOLS WITH WORKFLOW PATTERN REUSE . In Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 3: ICEIS, ISBN 978-972-8865-90-0, pages 447-452. DOI: 10.5220/0002378804470452


in Bibtex Style

@conference{iceis07,
author={Lucinéia Heloisa Thom and Jean Michel Lau and Cirano Iochpe and Jan Mendling},
title={EXTENDING BUSINESS PROCESS MODELING TOOLS WITH WORKFLOW PATTERN REUSE},
booktitle={Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 3: ICEIS,},
year={2007},
pages={447-452},
publisher={SciTePress},
organization={INSTICC},
doi={10.5220/0002378804470452},
isbn={978-972-8865-90-0},
}


in EndNote Style

TY - CONF
JO - Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 3: ICEIS,
TI - EXTENDING BUSINESS PROCESS MODELING TOOLS WITH WORKFLOW PATTERN REUSE
SN - 978-972-8865-90-0
AU - Heloisa Thom L.
AU - Michel Lau J.
AU - Iochpe C.
AU - Mendling J.
PY - 2007
SP - 447
EP - 452
DO - 10.5220/0002378804470452