A Business Process Based Method for Capability Modelling

Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing book series (LNBIP, volume 229)

Abstract

Enterprises are confronted with rapidly changing situations in regulations, globalization, time-to-market pressures and advances in the technology. Management and design of the capabilities is emerging into an important field to tackle these challenges. On the contrary, our findings from a systematic literature analysis reveal the lack of contributions in methodological support for developing capabilities. In this respect we introduce a business process based method for capability design, which is a part of a lately proposed capability driven development (CDD) approach. The main contributions of this paper are (i) a component wise structured capability modelling method based on business processes of an enterprise and (ii) a demonstration of the method application in a use case from the utilities industry.

Keywords

Capability modelling Business context Method engineering BPM Capability design Capability driven development 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of RostockRostockGermany
  2. 2.ITMO UniversitySt. PetersburgRussia

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