Publications

    The following publications provide a comprehensive overview over the field of Business Process Management and Workflow Automation. If you would like to add publications, please post a comment and we will update the list promptly.

    • van der Aalst, W. M. P.: The Application of Petri Nets to Workflow Management. The Journal of Circuits, Systems and Computers, 8 (1998) 1, pp. 21-66.
    • Abbott, K. R.; Sarin, S. K.: Experiences with VVorkflow Management: Issues for the Next Generation. In: Proceedings of the conference on Computer supported cooperative work. Chapel Hill, 1994, pp. 113-120.
    • Alonso, G.; Agrawal, D.; El Abbadi, A.; Mohan, C.: Functionalities and Limitations of Current Workflow Management Systems. IEEE Expert, 12 (1997) 5.
    • Attinger, M. L.: Workflow: A Technology Primer. ARMA Records Management Quarterly, 30 (1996) 3, pp. 3-8.
    • Barbará, D.; Mehrotra, S.; Rusinkiewicz, M.: INCAs: Managing Dynamic Workflows in Distributed Environments. Journal of Database Management, 7 (1996) 1, pp. 5-15.
    • Barthelmess, P.; Wainer, J.: WorkFlow Systems: a few definitions and a few suggestions. In: Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Organizational Computing Systems. Milpitas, 1995, pp. 138-147.
    • Basu, A.; Kumar, A.: Research Commentary: Workflow Management Issues in e-Business. Information Systems Research, 13 (2002) 1, pp. 1-14.
    • Becker, J.; zur Muehlen, M.; Gille, M.: Workflow Application Architectures: Classification and Characteristics of workflow-based Information Systems. In: Workflow Handbook 2002. Ed.: Layna Fischer. Lighthouse Point, FL, 2002, pp. 39-50.
    • Becker, M.; Vogler, P.; Österle, H.: Workflow-Management in betriebswirtschaftlicher Standardsoftware. Wirtschaftsinformatik, (1997).
    • Berger, M.; Ellmer, E.; Quirchmayr, G.; Zeitlinger, A.: Evaluating Workflow Management Systems. Technical Report. University of Vienna, Vienna 1997.
    • Böhm, M.; Schulze, W.: Grundlagen von Workflow-Managementsystemen. Wissenschaftliche Beiträge zur Informatik, 8 (1995) 2, pp. 50-65.
    • Bold, M.; Ege, C.; Hoffmann, M.; Seel, C.; Scheer, A.-W.: Das Entwicklungs- und Konfigurationslabor für betriebswirtschaftliche Informationssysteme am Institut für Wirtschaftsinformatik. (1998) 147.
    • Bracchi, G.; Pernici, B.: The Design Requirements of Office Systems. ACM Transaction on Office Information Systems, 2 (1984) 2, pp. 151-170.
    • Burns, J. C.: The evolution of office information systems. Datamation, 23 (1977) 4, pp. 60-64.
    • Casati, F.: Models, Semantics, and Formal Methodsfor the design of Workflows and their Exceptions. Ph.D., University of Milan, Mila 1998.
    • Casati, F.; Ceri, S.; Pernici, B.; Pozzi, G.: Workflow Evolution. In: 15th International Conference on Conceptual Modeling (ER 1996). Ed.: Bernhard Thalheim, Cottbus, Germany, 1996, pp. 438-455.
    • Davenport, T. H.: Process Innovation. Reengineering Work through Information Technology. Boston (MA) 1993.
    • Deiters, W.; Gruhn, V.: Managing Software Processes in MELMAC. In: Proceedings of the 4th Workshop on Software Development Environments. Irvine (CA), 1990.
    • Deiters, W.; Striemer, R.: Prozeßmanagementsysteme – Basistechnologie für ein entscheidungsorientiertes Informationsmanagement. Technical Report. Fraunhofer-Institut für Software- und Systemtechnik, Dortmund 1995.
    • delphi: Workflow Buyers’ Perception Today. Delphi Consulting Group, Inc., Boston 1996.
    • delphi: Workflow Market Reference Point 97. Delphi Consulting Group, Inc., Boston 1997.
    • Du, W.; Elmagarmid, A.: Workflow Management: State of the Art vs. State of the Products. In: proceedings of NATO Advanced Study Institute on Workflow Management Systems. Istanbul, 1997.
    • Ellis, C. A.; Nutt, G. J.: Office Information Systems and Computer Science. ACM Computing Surveys, 12 (1980) 1, pp. 27-60.
    • Ellis, C. A.; Nutt, G. J.: Workflow: The Process Spectrum. In: NSF Workshop on Workflow and Process Automation in Information Systems: State-of-the-Art and Future Directions. Athens, GA, 1996, pp. 140-145.
    • Gaitanides, M.: Prozeßorganisation. Entwicklung, Ansätze und Programme prozeßorientierter Organisationsgestaltung. München 1983.
    • Georgakopolous, D.; Hornick, M.; Sheth, A.: An Overview of Workflow Management: From Process Modeling to Workflow Automation Infrastructure. Distributed and Parallel Databases, 3 (1995) 2, pp. 119-153.
    • Georgakopoulos, D.; Hornick, M. F.; Manola, F.; Brodie, M. L.; Heiler, S.; Nayeri, F.; Hurwitz, B.: An Extended Transaction Environment for Workflows in Distributed Object Computing. IEEE Bulletin of the Technical Committee on Data Engineering, 16 (1993) 2.
    • Grefen, P.; Aberer, K.; Hoffer, Y.; Ludwig, H.: CrossFlow: Cross-Organizational Workflow Management In Dynamic Virtual Enterprises. IEEE Data Engineering Bulletin, 24 (2001) 1, pp. 52-57.
    • Grudin, J.: CSCW: History and Focus. 1994. Available at http://www.ics.uci.edu/~grudin/Papers/IEEE94/IEEEComplastsub.html
    • Hammer, M.; Champy, J.: Reengineering the Corporation: A Manifesto for Business Revolution., New York (NY) 1993.
    • Hammer, M.; Howe, W. G.; Kroksal, V. J.; Wladawsky, I.: A very high level programming language for data processing applications. Communications of the ACM, 20 (1977) 11, pp. 832-840.
    • Harrington, H. J.: Business Process Improvement. The Breakthrough Strategy for Total Quality, Productivity, and Competitiveness. New York (NY) 1991.
    • Ho, C.-S.; Kuo, T.-S.: A Society Model for Office Information Systems. ACM Transactions on Office Information Systems, 4 (1986) 2, pp. 104-131.
    • infodoc: Dokumenten-Management und Workflow 1999: Ist-Analyse des deutschen Marktes. Gruppe 21 GmbH, Essen 1999.
    • Klein, M.: iDCSS: Integrating Workflow, Conflict and Rationale-Based Concurrent Engineering Coordination Technologies. Concurrent Engineering: Research and Applications, 3 (1995) 1, pp. 21-27.
    • Kreifelts, T.: Bürovorgänge: Ein Modell für die Abwicklung kooperativer Arbeitsabläufe in einem Bürosystem. In: Informationstechnik und Bürosysteme. Eds.: Peter Wißkirchen, et al., Stuttgart, 1983, pp. 215-245.
    • Krishnakumar, N.; Sheth, A.: Managing Heterogeneous Multi-system Tasks to Support Enterprise-Wide Operations. Distributed and Parallel Databases, 3 (1995) 2, pp. 155-186.
    • Kueng, P.: Wirkungen von Workflow-Systemen: eine empirische Studie. In: EMISA-Fachgruppentreffen. Eds.: Hansjürgen Paul, Irene Maucher, Gelsenkirchen, 1998, pp. 13-24.
    • Kumar, A.; Zhao, J. L.: Workflow support for electronic commerce applications. Decision Support Systems, 32 (2002) 3, pp. 265-278.
    • Leymann, F.; Altenhuber, W.: Managing business processes as an information resource. IBM Systems Journal, 33 (1994) 2, pp. 326-348.
    • Leymann, F.; Roller, D.: Workflow-based applications. IBM Systems Journal, 36 (1997) 1, pp. 102-123.
    • Maurer, G.: Von der Prozessorientierung zum Workflowmanagement. Teil 1: Prozessorientierung – Grundgedanken, Kernelemente, Kritik. Universtiy of Mainz, Mainz 1996.
    • Maurer, G.: Von der Prozessorientierung zum Workflowmanagment. Teil 2: Prozeßmanagement, Workflowmanagement, Workflow-Management-Systeme. Universtiy of Mainz, Mainz 1996.
    • Medina-Mora, R.; Winograd, T.; Flores, R.; Flores, F.: The Action Workflow Approach to Workflow Management Technology. In: Proceedings of the 1992 Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW ‘92). New York (NY), 1992, pp. 281-288.
    • Mentzas, G.; Halaris, C.; Kavadias, S.: Modeling business processes with workflow systems: an evaluation of alternative approaches. International Journal of Information Management, 21 (2001) 2, pp. 123-135.
    • Mohan, C.: Recent Trends in Workflow Management. Products, Standards and Research. In: Proc. NATO Advanced Institute (ASI) Workshop on Workflow Management Systems and Interoperability. 1997.
    • Nastansky, L.; Hilpert, W.; Ott, M.; Riempp, G.: Die Produktivität von Groupware-basierten Anwendungen: Geschäftsrozessorientierte Modellierung und Workflowmanagement. University of Paderborn, Paderborn 1995.
    • Ness, D.: Office Automation Project. Decision Sciences Working Papers. Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia (PA) 1976-1978.
    • Nierstraß, O. M.; Tsichritzis, D. C.: Integrated Office Systems. In: Object-oriented Concepts, Databases, and Applications. Eds.: W. Kim, F. H. Lochowsky. Reading (MA), 1989, pp. 199-215.
    • Nordsieck, F.: Betriebsorganisation. Lehre und Technik (Textband). 2nd enhanced edition, Stuttgart 1972.
    • Nutt, G. J.: The evolution toward flexible workflow systems. Distributed Systems Engineering, 3 (1996) 4, pp. 276-294.
    • Nutt, G. J.; Ellis, C. A.: Backtalk: an office environment simulator. In: Proceedings of the 1979 International Conference on Communications. 1979, pp. 22.23.21-22.23.25.
    • Picot, A.: Zur Steuerung der Verwaltung in Unternehmen – Notwendigkeit, Probleme, Ansätze. In: Neue Systeme der Bürotechnik. Ed.: R. Reichwald. Berlin, 1982, pp. 365-395.
    • Reichert, M.; Dadam, P.: ADEPT flex Supporting Dynamic Changes of Workflows Without Loosing Control. Journal of Intelligent Information Systems, 10 (1998) 2, pp. 93-129.
    • Robinson, W. N.: Goal-Oriented Workflow Analysis and Infrastructure. In: NSF Workshop on Workflow & Process Automation. Athen, 1996.
    • Shan, M.-C.; Davis, J.; Du, W.; Huang, Y.: HP Workflow Research: Past, Present, and Future. In: North Atlantic Treaty Organization – Advanced Study Institute Workshop. Istanbul, 1997.
    • Sheth, A.: From Contemporary Workflow Process Automation to Adaptive and Dynamic Work Activity Coordination and Collaboration. In: Proceedings WFSE. 1997.
    • Sheth, A.; Georgakopoulos, D.; Joosten, S. M. M.; Rusinkiewicz, M.; Scacchi, W.; Wileden, J.; Wolf, A.: Report from the NSF Workshop on Workflow and Process Automation in Information Systems. SIGMOD Record, 25 (1996) 4, pp. 55-67.
    • Sheth, A.; Kochut, K. J.: Workflow Applications to Research Agenda: Scalable and Dynamic Work Coordination and Collaboration Systems. In: Advances in Workflow Management Systems and Interoperability. Istanbul, 1997.
    • Suchman, L. A.: Office Procedures as Practical Action: Models of Work and System Design. ACM Transactions on Office Information Systems, 1 (1983) 4, pp. 320-328.
    • Suchman, L. A.: Plans and Situated Actions. The problem of human machine communication. Cambridge (MA) 1987.
    • Sutherland, J.; Alpert, S.: “Big Workflow” for Enterprise Applications. In: OOPSLA ‘99 Workshop. Denver, 1999.
    • Swenson, K. D.: Visual Support for Reengineering Work Processes. In: Proceedings of the 1993 Conference on Organizational Computing Systems (COOCS ‘93). Ed.: Simon M. Kaplan, Milpitas, CA, 1993, pp. 130-141.
    • Swenson, K. D.: The difference between workflow and BPR. In: Tutorial at the Workflow ‘95 Conference. Boston, MA, 1995.
    • Swenson, K. D.; Irwin, K.: Workflow Technology: Tradeoffs for Business Process Reengineering. In: Proceedings of the Conference on Organizational Computing Systems (COOCS ‘95). Milpitas, CA, 1995, pp. 22-29.
    • Tsichritzis, D. C.: Form management. Communications of the ACM, 25 (1982) 7, pp. 453-478.
    • White, R. B.: A prototype for the automated office. Datamation, 23 (1977) 4, pp. 83-90.
    • Zisman, M.: Representation, Specification, and Automation of Office Procedures. PhD Thesis, Wharton Business School, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia (PA) 1977.
    • Zisman, M.: Office Automation: Revolution of Evolution. Sloan Management Review, 19 (1978) 3, pp. 1-16.
    • zur Muehlen, M.: Evaluation of Workflow Management Systems Using Meta Models. In: 32nd Hawaii International Conference on Systems Sciences (HICSS 1999). Ed.: Ralph Sprague, Jr., Wailea, HI, 1999.
    • zur Muehlen, M.: Organizational Management in Workflow Applications. Information Technology and Management, 5 (2004) 3-4, pp. 271-291.
    • zur Muehlen, M.; Nickerson, J. V.; Swenson, K. D.: Developing Web Services Choreography Standards – The Case of REST vs. SOAP. Decision Support Systems, 37 (2004).