By Kees van Hee, Natalia Sidorova, Lou Somers, Marc Voorhoeve (auth.), Jörg Desel, Barbara Pernici, Mathias Weske (eds.)
In contemporary years the administration of commercial techniques has emerged as one of many significant advancements to ease the knowledge of, communique approximately, and evolution of process-oriented info structures in various appli- tion domain names. in response to particular representations of commercial methods, technique stakeholders can speak approximately method constitution, content material, and attainable advancements. Formal research, veri?cation and simulation ideas have the capability to teach de?cits and to e?ectively bring about greater and extra ?exible strategies. strategy mining allows the invention of method speci?cations from method logs which are on hand in lots of organisations. This quantity of Springer’s Lecture Notes in machine technological know-how comprises the papers offered on the 2d foreign convention on enterprise method M- agement (BPM 2004) which came about in Potsdam, Germany, in June 2004. From greater than 70 submissions BPM 2004 got, 19 top quality study papers have been chosen. BPM 2004 is a part of a convention sequence that gives a discussion board for researchers and practitioners in all elements of industrial strategy administration. In June 2003, the first foreign convention on enterprise strategy administration came about in Eindhoven, The Netherlands. Its complaints have been released as quantity 2678 of Lecture Notes in machine technological know-how by way of Springer-Verlag. a prior quantity (LNCS1806)onBusinessProcessManagementwasbasedonfoureventsdevoted to this topic.