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Configurable reference modeling languages

Recker, Jan C., Rosemann, Michael, van der Aalst, Wil M.P., Jansen-Vullers, Monique H., & Dreiling, Alexander (2009) Configurable reference modeling languages. In Bajaj, Akhilesh & Wrycza, Stanislaw (Eds.) Systems Analysis and Design for Advanced Modeling Methods : Best Practices. IGI Global, pp. 180-201.

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Abstract

This chapter discusses reference modelling languages for business systems analysis and design. In particular, it reports on reference models in the context of the design-for/by-reuse paradigm, explains how traditional modelling techniques fail to provide adequate conceptual expressiveness to allow for easy model reuse by configuration or adaptation and elaborates on the need for reference modelling languages to be configurable. We discuss requirements for and the development of reference modelling languages that reflect the need for configurability. Exemplarily, we report on the development, definition and configuration of configurable event-driven process chains. We further outline how configurable reference modelling languages and the corresponding design principles can be used in future scenarios such as process mining and data modelling.

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ID Code: 28142
Item Type: Book Chapter
Keywords: Reference Modeling, Configuration, Business Processes
ISBN: 9781605663449
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > INFORMATION AND COMPUTING SCIENCES (080000) > INFORMATION SYSTEMS (080600) > Conceptual Modelling (080603)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > INFORMATION AND COMPUTING SCIENCES (080000) > INFORMATION SYSTEMS (080600) > Information Systems Development Methodologies (080608)
Divisions: Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Science and Technology
Past > Schools > School of Information Systems
Deposited On: 23 Oct 2009 12:43
Last Modified: 01 Mar 2012 00:09

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