Business | BUS K 217 Business Process Tools
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BUS K 217 Business Process Tools (3 cr.) P: X 201. This course serves as an introduction
to Business Process Management (BPM).  BPM is the discipline of modeling, automating,
managing and optimizing a business process through its lifecycle to reach a business
goal.  In particular, the focus is on enabling technologies of Enterprise Application
Integration (EAI) and Workflow. The sub-topic of automating introduces students
to the numerous XML languages (BPML, BPEL) associated with business process management
systems. Techniques in process measurement such as 6s and process simulation are
also covered.