Advertisement

Concepts and Modeling Languages

  • Frank Schönthaler
  • Gottfried Vossen
  • Andreas Oberweis
  • Thomas Karle
Chapter

Abstract

In this chapter, the concepts and modeling languages are introduced which are required for modeling, particularly of processes, objects, and organization structures in the remainder of this book. Initially, there is a brief explanation of the necessity and the motivation behind modeling. As a concrete modeling language for processes, Petri nets are introduced. The representation is rounded off by complementing pure process modeling with object modeling as well as with organization modeling.

Keywords

Business Process Unify Modeling Language Organization Unit Business Process Modeling Business Object 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2012

Authors and Affiliations

  • Frank Schönthaler
    • 1
  • Gottfried Vossen
    • 2
  • Andreas Oberweis
    • 3
  • Thomas Karle
    • 4
  1. 1.PROMATIS software GmbHEttlingenGermany
  2. 2.Information SystemsUniversity of MünsterMünsterGermany
  3. 3.Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) Institut AIFBKarlsruheGermany
  4. 4.Business Applications DivisionPROMATIS software GmbHEttlingenGermany

Personalised recommendations