Collaborative Mediation Information System Design Based on Model-Driven Business Process Management Approach

  • Wenxin Mu
  • Nicolas Boissel-Dallier
  • Frédérick Bénaben
  • Hervé Pingaud
  • Jean-Pierre Lorré
Conference paper
Part of the Proceedings of the I-ESA Conferences book series (IESACONF, volume 7)

Abstract

Driving a BPM (Business Process Management) approach could be dedicated to support the design of IS (Information System). In a collaborative situation, involving several partners, such a BPM approach may be useful to support the design of a Mediation Information System (MIS), in charge of ensuring interoperability between partners’ IS (presumed to be service-oriented). For such an objective, there are two main barriers, which are: (i) building the collaborative business process cartography by characterizing the collaborative situation and creating collaborative ontology, and (ii) reducing semantic gap between business activities (from the business process models) and technical web-services (from the physical SOA architecture of ISs). This articles aims at presenting the engineering steps of the whole BPM approach to break the two scientific problems by using a simple example.

Keywords

Business process management Model-driven engineering Information systems Interoperability Mediation Semantics Service-oriented architecture 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Wenxin Mu
    • 1
  • Nicolas Boissel-Dallier
    • 2
  • Frédérick Bénaben
    • 3
  • Hervé Pingaud
    • 4
  • Jean-Pierre Lorré
    • 5
  1. 1.Beijing Jiaotong UniversityBeijingChina
  2. 2.InteropSysToulouseFrance
  3. 3.Université de ToulouseAlbiFrance
  4. 4.Compus d’AlbiUniversité ChampollionAlbiFrance
  5. 5.LinagoraToulouseFrance

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