Translating Standard Process Models to BPEL

  title={Translating Standard Process Models to BPEL},
  author={Chun Ouyang and Marlon Dumas and Stephan Breutel and Arthur H. M. ter Hofstede},
Standardisation of languages in the field of business process management has long been an elusive goal. Recently though, consensus has built around one process implementation language, namely BPEL, and two fundamentally similar process modelling notations, namely UML Activity Diagram (UML AD) and BPMN. This paper presents a technique for generating BPEL code from process models expressed in a core subset of BPMN and UML AD. This model-to-code translation is a necessary ingredient to the… CONTINUE READING