Business Process Management

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Business Process Management

The process by which a company seeks to align all its departments and activities toward the same goal. In general, this goal is to deliver the best product to customers or clients. Business process management aims for high efficiency, particularly by openness to new ideas in both information technology and human resources. BPM activities are divided into design, modeling, execution, monitoring and optimization. See also: Six Sigma.
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Adaptive Planning, the leader in collaborative business performance management (BPM) solutions, and BPM Partners, the leading independent authority on BPM solutions, today announced striking results from their definitive BPM Benchmarking Survey.
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For vendors, participants will interact with other vendors who have implemented BPM technologies and competed in the market.
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Appian Vice President of Product Strategy Michael Beckley moderates an interactive panel of customers and partners who have come together to share their experiences with BPM projects.
With the Ultimus BPM Suite in place, we have been able to develop more than 30 e-admin processes that streamline the approval, and ensure that the processes run smoothly without errors.
Now in its third year, the highly popular Gartner Business Process Management Summit is designed to bring business and IT professionals together to delve into strategies and tactics to help companies and organizations not only get started, but also get much more out of their BPM initiatives.