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For Release: BP3 Global Named a Leader in Digital Process Automation Service Providers Report by Independent Research Firm

BP3 Global, a global provider of digital operations software and services has been named a Leader in “The Forrester Wave™: Digital Process Automation Service Providers, Q3 2020.”

Krista White
July 7, 2020
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DevOps with Joe Warner

If you want to go faster - you need great DevOps.

Scott Francis
July 7, 2020
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What does Holmes on Homes have to do with Hiring Consulting Firms?

Sometimes we feel like Holmes on Homes, trust me. But what we love doing is helping our clients, even when it means fixing what they've been left with.

Scott Francis
July 7, 2020

The Combustive Nature of Digital Transformation

[*Editor's note: This is a guest post by iGrafx CTO, Ed Maddock . Ed is responsible for the design, development and delivery of all iGrafx products, and works closely with the Customer Success and P

Krista White
July 7, 2020

Process Methodology

What are some key contributors to failure modes in BPM and application development? Chief Operating Officer, Rainer Ribback discusses the importance of methodology to your success. [embed]https://v

Krista White
July 7, 2020

Building Business Process Definitions

I was recently asked?how people go about creating Business Process?Definitions (BPDs). Since this is a complex question I thought it better to write down the answer rather than try to explain this pr

Andrew Paier
July 7, 2020

Keeping it on the Rails

Every BPM project or initiative starts off with good intentions. Leverage the Process technology,deliver value faster,?better, cheaper, and keep delivering. Often there?s training, methodology shift

Andrew Paier
July 7, 2020

#IBMInterconnect: Creating Lasting Process Change in Wells Fargo Enrollments with IBM BPM

Note: you can find BP3's sessions at IBM Interconnect here . Wells Fargo was an early Lombardi customer, believe it or not, and they've brought BPM forward with IBM BPM since the acquisition in

Scott Francis
July 7, 2020

BPMCAMP Sessions: the RGP Method for BPM Success

Every year at BPMCAMP we review our delivery methodology - because every year we adapt it based on what we've learned and based on a changing technology landscape over time. Rainer Ribbac

Scott Francis
July 7, 2020

Legislating Competency: Another Perspective

Anatoly Belaychuk wrote a post in response to one of mine on the topic of legislating competency . We often find ourselves agreeing on topics related to BPM, despite very different backgrounds a

Scott Francis
July 7, 2020

BPM Migration: 4 Approaches to Success

This post is from Andrew Paier VP of BP Labs. BP Labs is an extension of our consulting services that provides white glove service to help our customers sleep at night. I like to think of it as th

Andrew Paier
July 7, 2020

Blueworks Live Best Practices

This post is from Krista White, co-author of our new guide to BP3's Blueworks Live Best Practices posted below. Krista also works on Neches and the Brazos suite . Over the last few years

Krista White
July 7, 2020

Neches Analysis - Revealed [Video]

For those of you who missed the Neches demonstration at IBM Interconnect two weeks ago, we have a treat:? a step-by-step tutorial of Neches for Analysis in action. BP3's Neches Analysis E

Scott Francis
July 7, 2020

Process First, then Data

Every once in a while you read something that reveals that someone else in your market space just has a very different view of how it works.? I like to keep up with what other BPM software and serv

Scott Francis
July 7, 2020

Over-Optimizing - Effective Business Process User Interfaces (Part 2)

In Lean thinking, one of the cardinal sins is overproduction . In BPM thinking, we always? assume that the requirements are wrong . When you take those two principles together, it should be

Scott Francis
July 7, 2020

BP3 Brazos UI Webinar: Tuesday September 10

What: A Webinar on the BP3 Brazos UI Toolkit for IBM BPM When: Tuesday, September 10, 2013 at 10:00AM US Central Daylight Time Who : Ivan Kornienko, and you Register: http://ow.ly/opZKg The

Scott Francis
July 7, 2020

How Can This Keep Happening?

[Editor's note: this is a guest post from Andrew Paier's blog, and fits well within the themes we've often discussed here about failed projects by major IT services firms, and failures of big-bang

Scott Francis
July 7, 2020

Identifying the Major Anti-Patterns to Business Value

Perhaps more useful than telling you the right things to do in your BPM projects, is helping you identify the "anti-patterns" to their business value.? Avoiding them, or not, sets the stage for proje

Scott Francis
July 7, 2020

What We Would Talk About at IBM Impact

We've been honored to have speaking roles at IBM Impact for each of the last 3 years.? We're hoping to return to the speaker's podium again in 2013!? I really like some of the sessions we proposed,

Scott Francis
July 7, 2020

Process Center of Excellence

Establishment and refinement of a "Process Center of Excellence" (PCoE) is one of the initiatives we're currently working on with our clients. Though many companies have a process management

Krista White
July 7, 2020

Barriers to Effective BPM

I like Chris Taylor's post on barriers to effective BPM . He lists three of the key problems for BPM initiatives, and it reminded me of some of the issues customers have often confronted in adopt

Scott Francis
July 7, 2020

Lean Startups and BPM

Just saw this blog post from Clay Richardson of Forrester , titled "Think Like A Lean Startup for BPM Success": The next day when I reflected on the conversation, I had a moment of satori. I

Scott Francis
July 7, 2020

Increase BPM Method Effectiveness

When I hear how well or how poor implementation techniques worked for a given project the one telltale factor comes down to alignment between the project and the company?s values. I think something

Lance Gibbs
July 7, 2020

Budget First

Over on ebizQ Peter Schooff asked the question, " What is the ideal scope for a BPM project? ", and it is a fair question. Some of the answers focused on defining the goal, the problems, the sol

Scott Francis
July 7, 2020

Silos in Your Mind

Loved this post by Jaisundar, " Leverage BPM to Kill the Silos. In Your Mind ": ...What was worse, these silos did not exist in the IT landscape at all. They were forming in our minds . Yes

Scott Francis
July 7, 2020

BPM Methods: A Change in Software LifeCycle

Editor's note: this is a repost of Gary Samuelson's post of the same title on his own blog, found here .? As in business, BPM projects either produce or fail. And, in varying degrees, BPM hones

Andrew Paier
July 7, 2020

Technical Debt as Metaphor for Future Cost

Dave Brakoniecki writes about Technical Debt : The fundamental metaphor underlying technical debt is easily understood in technology circles but nearly incomprehensible outside of them. Unless you

Scott Francis
July 7, 2020

BPM Delivery Process as a BlueworksLive Template

Lance wrote up a description of a BlueworksLive template we've shared with the IBM BlueworksLive community, and it is now published on the BlueworksLive Blog .? It is mostly just a way for us to give

Scott Francis
July 7, 2020

Great session on Change Management at Gartner BPM Summit #BPM11

Gartner?s BPM Summit this year in Baltimore was a little different than previous years for a few reasons. First off, almost 850 attendees were present according to Gartner?s stats which is a? non-tri

Lance Gibbs
July 7, 2020

Great Response to our #IBMImpact Presentation: Keeping the "Business" in BPM

We are truly grateful for the opportunity to present at Impact.? It is a rare opportunity to share what you do for a living with your colleagues and peers - and I just wanted to take time out to the f

Scott Francis
July 7, 2020

Anatoly on ebizQ: Doing BPM Right

Anatoly is one of the clearest communicators on the subject of BPM today, from a practitioner's viewpoint.? A few choice quotes : AB: First of all, there is a kind of a general understanding of how

Scott Francis
July 7, 2020

What BPM Can Learn from the Lean Startup

Since the beginning of the SXSW-interactive conference , I've posted a few times about the Lean Startup sessions and hinted that they might apply to BPM. Heading into the IBM Impact conference, th

Scott Francis
July 7, 2020

ebizQ: Lean and BPM

ebizQ has a two part series on BPM and Lean - something we've written about in the past and our own Lance Gibbs is a proponent of: Lean is actually a process of experimentation, rapid iterative cy

Scott Francis
July 7, 2020

Speaking with a Clear Voice: Derek Miers

After reading another of Derek Miers' posts on Forrester's site , I have to say I am once again struck by how Derek speaks (and writes) with such a clear voice.? In a recent conversation, he replayed

Scott Francis
July 7, 2020

The Agile/BPM Meme

Seems we just posted on Lean-Agile as it relates to BPM, when? another article on Agile BPM appears on ebizQ, by Jack Vaughan . Oh wait, we really did just write about this topic! Only the day be

Scott Francis
July 7, 2020

Lean-Agile for your BPM Delivery

Why Lean?Agile Delivery for BPM? With all the different techniques out there for software delivery it?s understandable why companies pick different flavors based on the nature of their projects.

Lance Gibbs
July 7, 2020