Meta-model annotation: It consists in annotating the concepts of different meta-models of Workflow (such as XPDL or ebXML
) by the concepts of the common Workflow Ontology (CWO).
* ISO 15000-1, for ebXML
's Collaborative Partner Profile Agreement;
solutions from the U.S., Korea, China, Netherlands and Taiwan were tested.
This in combination with a standard SOAP/BizTalk provider, an ebXML
Rather than reinvent the wheel, many organisations are using schemas appropriate for their industries such as ebXML
(ebusiness XML), LegalXML and Acrod XML for Life Insurance.
* E-Business XML (ebXML
) looks at BPM from a B2B integration point of view.
initiative described below has paralleled the development of the core Web services technologies and pursued the same goals
GePS develops electronic documents based on XML Schema from World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) as well as the Core Component method from Electronic Business Extensible Markup Language (ebXML
For its future direction, General Motors selected ebXML
. At the same time, computer vendors also aim to define tomorrow's standards.
While offering its technologies for free in ebXML
and Business Process Execution Language for Web Services (BPEL4WS) the company is retaining the right to charge on a case-by-case basis.
Web Services: The Web services theme takes an exacting look at using Web services to foster application integration, to be the foundation for new types of services and to add to an organization's bottom line, with a focus on the costs and benefits of implementing underlying technologies such as ebXML
, .NET, J2EE, UDDI and WSDL.
Even data foundation services like UCCnet and Electronic Business XML (ebXML
) have incorporated this process into their open standards infrastructure.