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Guidelines for a Successful BPMS Proof of Concept

Published: 08 September 2011

ID: G00216325

Analyst(s): Janelle Hill , Teresa Jones


The model-driven, standards-based composition approach of business process management suites makes product selection unusually difficult. A proof of concept is imperative to gain a hands-on understanding of product suitability for your needs. We describe how to maximize the value of your POC.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview

What You Need to Know


  • Context
  • Analysis
    • The Purpose of a POC
    • Getting to the Vendor Shortlist
    • Planning the POC
    • Optimizing the POC
    • Using a POC to Help Business Users Understand What a BPMS Offers
    • After the POC
  • Key Facts

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