Time: 9:20 6-28-2005
Seeking operational excellence, leading companies are integrating and optimizing end-to-end business processes spanning functional silos and crossing traditional IT systems' boundaries. In addition to requiring a good integration strategy this trend is forcing companies to adopt process orientation and explore Business Process Management as a technology to orchestrate, optimize and increase the flexibility of critical business processes.
Time: 10:15 6-28-2005
This talk will present some of the key success/failure factors in past efforts at process improvement by automation and then discuss how these factors apply to implementing BPMS in today's organizations. We will explore the similarities and differences between the process automation of the past 25 years and why it is even more critical in the current business environment to recognize a new way of applying information systems to not just automate business processes, but more importantly to "informate" the work of the "processor" and the manager.
Time: 12:15 PM 6-28-2005
Business flexibility requires that companies be responsive...responsive to customers, suppliers, the market, and competitive threats. But how can you respond if you don't know where you are? And if you don't know where you are, how can you decide where you are going? Business Innovation and Optimization helps you not only to understand clearly the state of your business today, right now, but also to anticipate customer demand, competitor's moves, and market dynamics.
It takes much more than basic BPM functionality to implement an effective BPM solution. While business process modeling, automation and management are key capabilities; you also need application integration, B2B communications, portal, Business Activity Monitoring and Master Data Management functionality in order to create a framework that can fully support your BPM requirements.
In the first webinar, we'll discuss that to be able to truly compete in the 21st century, organizations have to be able to react quickly to changing business conditions, be flexible in approaches to competition and manage resources effectively.
This webinar will address how to create and manage the evolution of a process-centric culture within your organization that makes your business better suited to compete in today's world of extreme competition. Attendees will learn how best practices, centers of excellence and real execution sponsorship are becoming the critical success factors for the 21st century's industry leaders.
Are You Ready For Extreme Competition?
Mr. Mancuso will address Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) integration within the DoD and its suppliers. RFID is part of the overall Data Strategy of the DoD and has major implications for the Department, its suppliers and the use of the information as part of the overall Business Intelligences strategy. The information in this session will benefit anyone or any corporation that is involved in an extended supply chain, transportation, distribution or asset visibility looking to leverage RFID as a technology and BI tool.
Developed by BI Results, the “Variance-Response Compliance Framework” builds compliance and delivers competitive advantage. It incorporates into the IT infrastructure architecture, Compliance Objectives for IT (COBIT) guidelines blended with Six Sigma quality tools and Project management milestones. This strategic approach circumvents band-aids and spot-fixing, and adds value by optimizing data profile, quality, integration, meta-tagging, warehousing, analysis, and retention policies making the enterprise more agile and competitive.
This case study analyzes the tangible and intangible issues regarding the business intelligence solution used to capture $46 Billion of spend in a global Fortune 500 manufacturing company. Learn why matching the business process to the solution created unexpected value and ROI. In addition, learn about an exciting new way to approach BI projects that will challenge current convention and delight your customers.
Business Intelligence is a critical imperative for organizations to drive performance improvements. This panel of business intelligence experts will cover key BI topics and best practices including: applying BI in operations, enterprise reporting, dashboards and scorecards, end user adoption and BI standardization. In addition, expect lively discussion on BI market direction, user and server performance/scalability and technology innovation.