Building AS-IS process models from task descriptions

Azeem Lodhi, Gamal Kassem, Veit Köppen, Gunter Saake
2010 Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Frontiers of Information Technology - FIT '10  
Business processes have to adopt the changes driven by the market to remain competitive. This requires improvement of business processes, which can be carried out by understanding the existing business processes. For this AS-IS business process models are built that represent the actual situation of the enterprise. In this paper, we propose an approach to build an AS-IS process model from employee's descriptions instead of instance executions in information systems. We also present an algorithm
more » ... resent an algorithm that builds an AS-IS model from control flow perspective and we further elaborate it with the help of a case study.
doi:10.1145/1943628.1943642 dblp:conf/fit/LodhiKKS10 fatcat:autmyzebgfdqhky6bsb354kxlm