Parent-Child Relation Between Process Instances

  title={Parent-Child Relation Between Process Instances},
  author={Luise Pufahl and Mathias Weske},
Business process management systems are well equipped to support the enactment of business processes. [] Key Method The approach is implemented in a cloud-based BPMS, and the technical contribution is embedded in a design methodology. A simulation shows that the cycle time and process execution costs can be significantly reduced by using parent-child relationships between process instances.


Batch Regions: Process Instance Synchronization Based on Data
  • Luise Pufahl, A. Meyer, M. Weske
  • Computer Science, Business
    2014 IEEE 18th International Enterprise Distributed Object Computing Conference
  • 2014
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