PV207 Business Process Management

Faculty of Informatics
Spring 2011
Extent and Intensity
1/1/1. 3 credit(s) (plus extra credits for completion). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
RNDr. Jan Pavlovič, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Mgr. Jiří Kolář, Ph.D. (lecturer)
RNDr. Daniel Tovarňák, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Mgr. Lubomír Dočkal (seminar tutor)
Mgr. Petr Vašíček (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
prof. RNDr. Václav Matyáš, M.Sc., Ph.D.
Department of Computer Systems and Communications - Faculty of Informatics
Mon 12:00–13:50 A107
  • Timetable of Seminar Groups:
PV207/01: Mon 15:00–15:50 A104, J. Pavlovič
PV207/02: Mon 16:00–16:50 A104, J. Pavlovič
PV207/03: Mon 17:00–17:50 A104, J. Pavlovič
PV207/04: Mon 14:00–14:50 A104, J. Pavlovič
Java, Java Enterprise Edition, good English reading and writing skills.
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
The capacity limit for the course is 40 student(s).
Current registration and enrolment status: enrolled: 0/40, only registered: 0/40, only registered with preference (fields directly associated with the programme): 0/40
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
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Course objectives
The main goal of the course is an introdution to essential priciples of Service-oriented Architecture and Busines Process Management. The most important concept of BPM will be explained including the business rules and human interaction with processes. The course aims to the modeling of processes with graphical notation BPMN. We will explore server open-source and comercial solution including the IBM Process Server, Business Modeler and WebSphere Integration Developer, which will be announced by experts from IBM. The course includes the team project where students practice their theoretical knowledge.
  • Introduction to BPM
  • Introdution to SOA, Web Services, ESB
  • Introduction BPMS
  • BPMN – Introdution to Notation
  • BPMN – Process Modeling
  • BPM Methodology
  • BPM and Relations to Business Strategy
  • BPMS - Activiti
  • Tools IBM WebSphere/Lombardi (Process Server, BM, WID, BAM)
  • Tools IBM WebSphere/Lombardi (Process Server, BM, WID, BAM)
  • Project
  • Project
    recommended literature
  • Process Mapping, Process Improvement and Process Management , 2005, ISBN 1932828044
  • Thomas Erl: Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA): Concepts, Technology and Design, Prentice Hall PTR, August, 2005
  • BPMN Method and Style: A levels-based methodology for BPM process modeling and improvement using BPMN 2.0, 2009, ISBN 0982368100
  • Mike Havey: Essential Business Process Modeling, O'Reilly, August 2005
  • BPM: Concepts, Languages, Architectures by Mathias Weske , 2007, ISBN 3540735216
    not specified
  • Business Process Management: The Third Wave, 2006, 0929652347
  • Business Process Management with a Business Rules Approach: Implementing The Service Oriented Architecture , 2007, 1419673688
  • The Art of Business Process Modeling: The Business Analyst's Guide to Process Modeling with UML & BPMN ,2010, ISBN 1450541666
  • Ben Margolis: SOA for the Business Developer: Concepts, BPEL, and SCA, Mc Press, May 2007
  • BPMN 2.0, 2010, ISBN 3839149851
  • BPMN 2.0 Handbook, 2010, ISBN 0981987036
  • Essentials of Business Processes and Information Systems, 2010, ISBN 0470230592
  • The Microguide to Process Modeling in BPMN , ISBN 1419693107
Teaching methods
lectures, practical seminaries, homework, group projects, presentations by professionals in the sectors
Assessment methods
Students have to complete homeworks, group project targeted on end to end implementation of business process and pass through oral exam for a successful completion of the course.
Language of instruction
Further Comments
Study Materials
The course is taught annually.
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2008, Spring 2009, Spring 2010, Spring 2012, Spring 2013, Spring 2014, Spring 2015, Spring 2016, Spring 2017, Spring 2018, Spring 2019, Spring 2020, Spring 2021.
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