Graph Layout for Workflow Applications with ILOG JViews

Diguglielmo, Gilles and Durocher, Eric and Kaplan, Philippe and Sander, Georg and Vasiliu, Adrian (2002) Graph Layout for Workflow Applications with ILOG JViews. In: Graph Drawing 10th International Symposium, GD 2002, August 26-28, 2002, Irvine, CA, USA , pp. 362-363 (Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/3-540-36151-0_34).

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Abstract

Workflow is the flow of information and control in a company's business processes [1]. Examples of such processes are purchasing procedures, production planning or customer support mechanisms. Managing business processes more efficiently can reduce the costs and improve product and customer services. A workflow modeler is a software that allows to design, document and optimize the business processes. Today's workflow management systems are graphical tools that allow to manipulate and monitor workflows that are visualized as diagrams. The automatic layout of workflow diagrams is a central part of the GUI of such software systems.

Item Type:Conference Paper
Additional Information:10.1007/3-540-36151-0_34
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