Income/Wf — A Petri Net Based Approach to Workflow Management [chapter]

Andreas Oberweis, Roland Schätzle, Wolffried Stucky, Wolfgang Weitz, Gabriele Zimmermann
1997 Wirtschaftsinformatik '97  
Flexibility of process support is a key requirement for current and future business applications. A technology which is designed to flexibly support various kinds of processes are workflow management systems. In this paper we present INCOME/WF -a prototype of a workflow management system based on high-level Petri nets as workflow modelling and execution language. Important requirements for INCOME/WF are easily adjustable workflow schemes and support for unstructured or weakly structured
more » ... es. Both requirements are not yet sufficiently fulfilled by existing WFMS.
doi:10.1007/978-3-642-57737-6_32 fatcat:7k5p7nbzqnfl3etlx2kwxazgyi