Business process simulation for operational decision support
Wynn, Moe T., Dumas, Marlon, Fidge, Colin J., ter Hofstede, Arthur H.M., & van der Aalst, Wil M. (2008) Business process simulation for operational decision support. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 4928, pp. 66-77.
Contemporary business process simulation environments are geared towards design-time analysis, rather than operational decision support over already deployed and running processes. In particular, simulation experiments in existing process simulation environments start from an empty execution state. We investigate the requirements for a process simulation environment that allows simulation experiments to start from an intermediate execution state. We propose an architecture addressing these requirements and demonstrate it through a case study conducted using the YAWL workflow engine and CPN simulation tools.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Additional Information:||BPM'07 Proceedings of the 2007 international conference on Business process management; ISBN 3540782370|
|Keywords:||business process model, simulation, operational decision support, CPN Tools, YAWL|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > INFORMATION AND COMPUTING SCIENCES (080000) > ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AND IMAGE PROCESSING (080100) > Simulation and Modelling (080110)|
|Divisions:||Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Science and Technology
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Science & Engineering Faculty
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2007 Springer|
|Deposited On:||14 Aug 2007 00:00|
|Last Modified:||27 Jan 2015 03:09|
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