A Rule Based Approach for Business Rule Generation from Business Process Models

  • Saleem Malik
  • Imran Sarwar Bajwa
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7438)


In this paper, a rule based approach is presented to translate Business Process Model Notation (BPMN) based a business process models into Semantics of Business Vocabulary based Rules (SBVR) based business rules. Such translation can simplify the process of understanding the information represented in BPMN models for the business stakeholders as information represented in business rules is easy to understand instead of a BPMN based graphical representation of a business process model. In this paper, we also present a case study to validate the performance of the case study.


Business Process Modelling BPMN SBVR 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Saleem Malik
    • 1
  • Imran Sarwar Bajwa
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Computer Science & ITThe Islamia University of BahawalpurPakistan
  2. 2.School of Computer ScienceUniversity of BirminghamUK

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