Business process optimization using bio-inspired methods — Ants or bees intelligence?

@article{Pop2012BusinessPO,
  title={Business process optimization using bio-inspired methods — Ants or bees intelligence?},
  author={C. B. Pop and V. R. Chifu and Ioan Salomie and Tim Kovacs and Alexandru Nicolae Niculici and Dumitru Samuel Suia},
  journal={2012 IEEE 8th International Conference on Intelligent Computer Communication and Processing},
  year={2012},
  pages={65-71}
}
This paper presents two bio-inspired methods addressing the problem of business process optimization. We provide a comparative approach for optimal business process flow selection and resource allocation using two of the most important bio-inspired meta-heuristics: Ant Colony Optimization and Bee Colony Optimization. Our approach does not use predefined rules for making the decisions when selecting the flow in the business process model. Given a business process, our approach starts from the… CONTINUE READING