BPM - News, Features, and Slideshows


  • The benefits of cloud-based BPM

    In 2011 Gartner's Jim Sinur predicted that business process management and the cloud would be the "real thunder." He stated that moving operations to the cloud would free up money and efforts for businesses, and those organizations would be remiss to ignore BPM.

  • Telstra speeds IP telephony activations with BPM

    Telstra has reduced the time of its order-to-activation process for its Telstra IP telephony service by 70 per cent after implementing business process management (BPM) software by Pegasystems, a Telstra official told the Gartner BPM Summit yesterday in Sydney.

  • BonitaSoft updates open source BPM suite

    French software company BonitaSoft has released version 5.5 of its Bonita Open Solution, an open source Business Process Management (BPM) suite, adding more development and testing tools.

  • TransGrid begins business process modelling project

    NSW state-owned electricity transmission network operator, TransGrid, has started a three-month business process modelling system (BPMS) project to deliver process modelling capability across its enterprise in a standard way.

  • Oracle socializes business process management

    While business process management (BPM) has traditionally been about automating office and departmental workflows, Oracle is looking to put humans back into the loop, at least in an advisory capacity.

  • Visio 2010 ups systems, Sharepoint integration

    Originally used as a visual flow diagram application, Microsoft’s Visio will receive detailed systems management and SharePoint portal integration in the upcoming 2010 release.

  • Credit crunch is improving IT and BPM

    Businesses claim to have improved their management processes and the way in which IT supports them, more than a year after the recession began to bite hard.

  • Progress scoops up BPM vendor Savvion

    Middleware vendor Progress Software announced Monday it has purchased BPM (business process management) vendor Savvion for approximately US$49 million.

  • IBM buying BPM vendor Lombardi

    IBM on Wednesday said it has signed a deal to buy Lombardi, an Austin, Texas, BPM (business process management) vendor. Terms were not disclosed.

  • Markinson acquires Adexio

    Local business software provider Markinson has acquired CRM/BPM specialist Adexio as part of its Australian and New Zealand expansion plans.

  • Allianz removes walls of paper with open source ECM

    The paperless office may still be a pipe dream, but insurance giant Allianz has freed up prime CBD office space by replacing paper-based processes with the Alfresco open source enterprise content management system.