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The Business Process Management Playbook For 2017

The BPM Playbook Is Your Guide To Customer-Centric Process Change

Process-focused application development and delivery (AD&D) professionals use business process management (BPM) for continuous innovation in and automation of customer-centric processes. Strategic...

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  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

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    Report How To Succeed At Process Automation In A Digital World

    Policy And Procedures: The Business Process Management Playbook
    October 26, 2016 | Clay Richardson

    This report outlines emerging methods and techniques for driving digital business automation. It will help business process leaders evaluate and identify new process designs, methods, and...

  • For Enterprise Architecture Professionals

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    Report TechRadar™: Customer-Centric BPM Technology, Q4 2014

    December 22, 2014 | Clay Richardson

    The shift to customer centricity has disrupted an aging business process management (BPM) software market with deep roots in the back office and a mixed track record for driving efficiency and...

  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

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    Report The 10 Most Important Technology Trends In Business Application Architecture Today

    Understand These Trends To Shape Your Application Strategy
    September 23, 2013 | Jost Hoppermann, Paul D. Hamerman

    This report enumerates the top 10 technology trends that are reshaping the nature and value proposition of business applications today and in the coming years. Application delivery leaders,...

  • For Enterprise Architecture Professionals

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    Report Focus On The Transformational Impact Of Business Architecture

    September 7, 2012 | Derek Miers

    This report outlines the business impact of Forrester's solution for enterprise architecture (EA) executives working on business architecture. This report is designed to help you align the...

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    Report Identify Essential Methods For Your Business Architecture Program

    September 7, 2012 | Derek Miers

    Business architecture (BA) is the practice through which an organization adds analytical rigor to the planning and decision-making surrounding change. Whether changes are driven by competitive...

  • For CIO Professionals

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    Report The Process-Driven Business Of 2020

    Why And How To Shift From Incremental Improvement To Transformation
    April 16, 2012 | Connie Moore

    Business executives expect the CIO to help continuously improve processes by implementing major software suites, developing new apps, or enhancing existing processes. Spurred by the great...

  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

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    Report Trends In Aligning Business Process And Master Data Management Initiatives

    October 11, 2011 | Rob Karel, Clay Richardson

    These data charts present the results of Forrester's 2011 Process Data Management Online Survey.

  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

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    Report Innovative Technologies Will Drive Enterprise Applications And ERP To A Bright New Future

    June 30, 2011 | Paul D. Hamerman

    In the next five years, enterprise apps will be transformed by technologies that disrupt preconceived notions about ownership and support costs, process flexibility, insight, and speed of delivery....

  • For Enterprise Architecture Professionals

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    Report Current Business Architecture Models Lack Both Breadth And Depth

    February 10, 2011 | Jeff Scott

    Interest in business architecture continues to grow. Though there is a great deal of discussion, there is little consensus about what business architecture is, how organizations should pursue it,...

  • For Enterprise Architecture Professionals

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    Report Metadata Architecture — EA's Key Contribution To The Industrialization Of IT

    January 18, 2011 | Gene Leganza, Henry Peyret

    Business pressures have forced IT management to begin applying formal management disciplines to the delivery of IT services. In the past decade we have seen the rise of portfolio and project...

  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

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    Report Trends 2011: ERP Customers Demand Better Flexibility, Cost Transparency, And Mobility

    January 11, 2011 | Paul D. Hamerman

    Enterprise applications for running your business (i.e., ERP) are evolving rapidly to enable more flexibility, better user experiences, and new deployment options offering more predictable...

  • For Enterprise Architecture Professionals

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    Report The Shifting Market For Business Process Analysis Tools

    August 3, 2010 | Derek Miers, Henry Peyret

    Business process analysis (BPA) began as a separate market run by vendors that developed specialized tools, but a combination of forces is buffeting these vendors: Their markets withered during the...

  • For CIO Professionals

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    Report Do CIOs Care About IT Management Tools?

    May 17, 2010 | Tim DeGennaro, Sharyn Leaver

    CIOs are constantly working to run IT like a business — focusing on business orientation through capabilities like IT planning, portfolio management, and IT investment optimization. A myriad...

  • For CIO Professionals

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    Report CIOs: Business Alignment And BT Enablement Require Business Capability Maps

    At Your Level, You Can't Rely On Any Other Single IT Business Model
    October 30, 2009 | Bobby Cameron

    CIOs are aggressively tackling their planning and management challenges, deploying tools and building models to address a wide variety of functions like asset management, IT services management,...

  • For Enterprise Architecture Professionals

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    Report Economic Forces Drive Lean BPM Trends And Adoption

    September 18, 2009 | Clay Richardson

    Data chart with key findings from the April 2009 Global Lean BPM Online Survey. Results include data on BPM initiative ownership, budgets, tools, and SaaS.

  • For CIO Professionals

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    Report Software AG Acquires IDS Scheer To Finalize Its Five-Year Restructuring Plan

    Software AG Will Pass The €1 Billion Revenue Mark Once It Closes The Deal
    July 15, 2009 | Stefan Ried, Ph.D.

    Software AG continues to stay the course on its five-year turnaround plan. After stabilizing its legacy application business — mostly by replacing its former integration offering with the...

  • For Enterprise Architecture Professionals

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    Report Use EA Assessment And Maturity Models To Guide Your EA Program Next Steps

    July 2, 2009 | Henry Peyret

    A recent survey revealed that a minority of enterprise architects perform regular EA assessments. While a wide range of assessment methodologies are available to EA organizations, none of them are...

  • For Enterprise Architecture Professionals

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    Report Use TOGAF 9 As Your Next EA Framework

    TOGAF V9 Complements Your Existing EA Framework With Methodology And Templates
    July 1, 2009 | Henry Peyret

    An enterprise architecture (EA) framework describes the deliverables an EA function should produce as well as how to create these deliverables. A framework helps EA leaders organize their efforts...

  • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

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    Report Help Yourself Make Tomorrow's IT Decisions

    Tools For IT Planning
    June 23, 2009 | Simon Yates

    Flexibility and quick thinking are vital when planning for IT, so go ahead and arm yourself with the best weapons: You're going to need them. Volatility in the marketplace and an increased reliance...

  • For Enterprise Architecture Professionals

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    Report Enterprise Architecture Tool Trends: Slow Adoption But Expanding Usage

    April 7, 2009 | Henry Peyret

    The December 2008 Global EA Toolbox Online Survey shows slow progress of enterprise architecture (EA) tools adoption. Given the growth of EA as a practice, the slow adoption belies a change in how...

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    Report Tools For IT Planning

    March 23, 2009 | Sharyn Leaver

    Strategic planning is more difficult than ever. Today's volatile economic environment means that IT must plan quickly, more flexibly, and more thoroughly. Plans that don't follow this path quickly...

  • For Enterprise Architecture Professionals

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    Report Topic Overview: How BPM Can Help The Bottom Line In Difficult Financial Times

    BPM-Enabled Improvements In Business Agility Flow To The Bottom Line
    March 17, 2009 | Ken Vollmer

    The current global economic crisis is putting increasing pressure on enterprise architects to find new — and more cost-effective — ways of meeting business needs. One software category...

  • For Enterprise Architecture Professionals

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    Report Vendor Snapshot: Lombardi Blueprint Bridges Gap Between Process Discovery And Execution

    February 6, 2009 | Clay Richardson

    Austin-based Lombardi Software's latest offering, Blueprint, positions the vendor to extend its leadership in human-centric business process management (BPM) and takes direct aim at Microsoft Word,...

  • For Enterprise Architecture Professionals

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    Report Choose From Five Basic Approaches To Business Architecture Based On Your Context And Goals

    January 7, 2009 | Jeff Scott

    As interest in business architecture grows, multiple approaches are evolving. Architects are blending a wide variety of generic models to develop business architectures that are specific to their...

  • For Enterprise Architecture Professionals

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    Report Are Open Source And Low-Priced Solutions Available For Tooling EA?

    July 23, 2008 | Henry Peyret

    Justifying an enterprise architecture (EA) tools investment continues to be a problem — particularly when compared with just using Microsoft Visio. So what are the alternatives for...