XPDL


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XPDL

(XML Process Definition Language) An XML-based language from the Workflow Management Coalition (WfMC) for defining business processes. Whereas BPML and other business process languages are geared to Web services, the foundation of XPDL was based around a common set of functions for work distribution found in most workflow products. For more information, visit www.wfmc.org.
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CWO is implemented as an ontology using the Protege tool [25], In previous works [1], [2], we have developed an MDA approach for building an OWL ontology for Workflow models according to the investigation of some process modeling languages including ebXML, WSFL, XLANG, BPML, UML, XPDL.
Moreover, TWSO concepts should interfere with the original orchestration definition (be it an XPDL XML document, Java source code, etc.
For XML Web service orchestration technologies like XPDL, we decided to express the concepts of TWSO in XML.
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We see XPDL and business process standards as essential to the business process ecosystem," Swenson stated.
WfMC created XPDL and Wf-XML and had influence on BPMN, OMG workflow interface, ASAP and many other process related standards.
Highlights include a keynote from WfMC Chairman Jon Pyke, presentations from WfMC members on Business Process Simulation, the Service-Oriented Enterprise, Leveraging BPM for Risk Management, as well as a full-day tutorial on the leverage of BPM standards including XPDL, BPMN, BPEL and Wf-XML.
In addition, MEGA International will help design the orchestration of these services and export service definitions automatically into CentraSite using XPDL.
The webinar will highlight for participants how to export Visio diagrams to industry standards like XPDL 2.
In keeping with Fujitsu's tradition of championing standards, Interstage Business Process Manager Studio is the first process modeler to support both the newly ratified XPDL 2.
In addition, Frictionless SRM now supports the XPDL industry standard for XML-based workflow.
Zynium designs Microsoft(R) Visio(R) process map data extraction tools and transforms the data into the XPDL standard for use within the business process optimization solutions.