Business Process Management (BPM)

Business process management news, solutions, and analysis for IT professionals

Red Hat extends JBoss with open source BPM

Red Hat is extending JBoss up the middleware stack with a new business process management suite that gives organizations advanced decision and process automation capabilities.

Red Hat polishes business process management suite

Thanks to its 2012 acquisition of Polymita, Red Hat has added major functionality to its software suite for managing business processes, making the package an appealing choice in the enterprise market for BPM (business process...


Business process management provides agility in lean times

When financial times are tough, the capability to streamline business processes, improve efficiency and achieve agility would appeal to any company. That's why firms today are increasingly finding new and sometimes unique ways to use...

Trojan program steals log-in credentials, other sensitive data from SAP client applications

A recently discovered malicious program steals log-in passwords and other sensitive information from SAP client applications and allows cybercriminals to access SAP servers from infected workstations.

Open Text buys cloud B2B integrator GXS in $1.17 billion deal

Open Text is acquiring GXS Group for US$1.17 billion in a deal that will give the information management software vendor a widely used cloud-based business-to-business trading platform.

New malware variant suggests cybercriminals targeting SAP users

A new variant of a Trojan program that targets online banking accounts also contains code to search if infected computers have SAP client applications installed, suggesting that attackers might target SAP systems in the future.

Why ATS Chose SAP to Make Customer Factories 'Run Better'

When you picture a modern factory environment, you probably envision workers in hardhats, brightly colored vests and worn-down boots rushing back and forth between shiny machines. Lots of "Caution" signs, beeps and blinking lights....

IT service management tools help airline fix glitches faster

Mapping technologies to key business processes helps IT group prioritize fixes when problems occur.

Many companies are negligent about SAP security, researchers say

SAP has significantly improved the security of its products over the past few years but many of its customers are negligent with their deployments, which exposes them to potential attacks that could cripple their businesses, according...

IBM launches an appliance for the 'Internet of things'

Preparing its customers to join the emerging 'Internet of things', IBM has released a new appliance built to manage and route a voluminous amount of machine-to-machine small data messages

How to use BPM to improve customer experience

A Gartner analyst speaking at the firm's business process management summit explains how BPM technologies can be used to bring more success to your enterprise by improving customer experience.

Software AG goes all-out for in-memory data processing

Software AG is adding in-memory capabilities to the Enterprise Service Bus with Version 9.0 of its sprawling webMethods software suite, while the new Terracotta In-Genius will use in-memory technology to speed the processing of...

How to Create Successful IT Projects With Value-Driven BPM

Many companies can realize immediate and lasting improvements in IT and people-based initiatives when they use a management discipline called value-driven BPM.

Social BPM adds value for enterprises and employees

The next generation of employees expects your business processes to be collaborative. Don't adopt business process management for just them, though. Move to BPM for your bottom line.

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