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Business Processes

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  1. Abstract
  2. Business Processes
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The barrier to interoperablitiy between software applicaitons is not technololgy. The barrier is business processes.

Business Processes

Up till now we have been focusing on technology.

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Fig 1 - Problem Space

We have lots of technology

  • Excel
  • Oracle and SQL Server Databases
  • Java
  • ...
  • Commerical Mapping Software

Fig 2 - A New Approach

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We need to focus on Information Modeling.

The sun will shine brighter, and God will smile on us.

[[OK, so I need some help here... GPR]


  • Senior management has to agree to this
  • IT folks from the business partners need to get together


There are a number of issues associated with the need for interoperability, or with current attempts at interoperability. This section shows how ISO 15926 will help.

How ISO 15926 Will Make Your Life Easier


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