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Select the Right Type of BPM Platform to Achieve Your Application Development, Business Transformation or Digital Business Goals

Published: 01 August 2014

ID: G00267296

Analyst(s): Rob Dunie , Michele Cantara


Three types of BPM platforms can help solution architects and business outcome owners accelerate application development, transform business processes, and digitalize business processes to exploit business moments. This research compares the capabilities of BPM platforms, BPMSs and iBPMSs.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • View a Business Process as a Journey to a Business Outcome, and View BPM Platforms as Modes of Transportation to Get There
  • Identify the Phases of the Business Process Reinvention Life Cycle That You Need to Support
  • Identify the Technical Differences Between a Basic BPM Platform, BPMS and iBPMS, and Match Them to Your Needs
    • Basic BPM Platforms
    • BPMS
    • iBPMS

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