Analysis and Implementation of Workflow-based Supply Chain Management System

  • Yan Tu
  • Baowen Sun
Part of the IFIP — The International Federation for Information Processing book series (IFIPAICT, volume 251)


Because of lack of abstraction at the stage of requirement analysis, the traditional Supply Chain Management systems are not suitable to dynamic reengineering when business needs change. This paper will combine Workflow Technologies with Supply Chain Management systems (WSCM). By decomposing work into the corresponding tasks and roles and monitoring the sequence of work activities according to a defined set of rules, we can boost efficiency, reduce cost, and optimize performance of business processes management of Supply Chain.


Business Process Supply Chain Management Business Process Management Input Place Message Transition 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Yan Tu
    • 1
  • Baowen Sun
    • 2
  1. 1.Information SchoolCentral University of Finance and EconomicsBeijingP.R.China
  2. 2.Department of Science and ResearchCentral University of Finance and EconomicsBeijingP.R.China

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