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Workflow management for enterprise transformation

@article{Caverlee2007WorkflowMF,
  title={Workflow management for enterprise transformation},
  author={James Caverlee and Joonsoo Bae and Qinyi Wu and Ling Liu and Calton Pu and William B. Rouse},
  journal={Inf. Knowl. Syst. Manag.},
  year={2007},
  volume={6},
  pages={61-80}
}
Workflow management is a core component of modern enterprise information technology infrastructure that automates the execution of critical business processes. Since enterprise transformation typically introduces changes to the corresponding business processes, it is important for modern workflow management systems to provide effective support for seamless incorporation of these changes. In this paper, we examine a collection of selected workflow concepts and techniques that are significant for… 

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