| 1:25pm - 2:25pm | BPM as a Management Discipline Track
Delivering Business Agility through BPM and SOA
Distinguished Engineer, IBM
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ABOUT THIS SESSION:
Business agility is a key theme and rally point for linking business and IT. BPM and SOA provide the necessary underpinnings for enabling business agility. Attendees will learn the key aspects of business agility and the technical mappings from the business agility requirements onto the BPM and SOA constructs which enable this agility. Key areas to cover include:
Achieving business agility using SOA concepts
Achieving business agility through process design
Designing agile processes with decision services
Enabling business agility through business monitoring
Leverage business events to achieve business agility.
ABOUT THE SPEAKER(s):
Eric Herness is an IBM Distinguished Engineer and is the Chief Architect for Business Process Management (BPM) products in the Software Group at IBM. Eric leads the team of architects that define BPM product architecture and direction.
Eric has deep experience in business process management, connectivity and object technology. He has had key lead architectural roles in WebSphere going back over a decade.
Eric joined IBM in 1985. He has a bachelor's degree in management information systems from the University of Wisconsin at Eau Claire as well as a Master's in Business Administration from the Carlson School at the University of Minnesota.