I f you belong to a commercial enterprise with a Web presence, how do you view your company's home page? Frankly, your views do not matter. Like Richard Serra's award-winning sculpture, which had to be removed from the New York City Federal Building in the face of public pressure, what really counts is what your audiences think about your home page. And we… (More)
Enterprise process modeling is the most important element in the design of next-generation ERP systems.
Current business modeling methods are one-dimensional. Here, an integrated modeling approach helps decision makers study the enterprise as a whole from multiple perspectives.
We describe the design and development of a user-oriented framework for process and performance modeling of next-generation enterprise systems. This work integrates and builds upon elements from four major areas: enterprise process modeling, distributed computing, modern accounting techniques, and engineering methods. Enterprise process modeling methods… (More)