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The Power of Cloud and BPM

Clay Richardson from Forrester Research is a proponent of tackling and structuring big data with big process. In a recent blog post and in his riveting keynote presentation at Appian World 2012, Richardson discussed the four cornerstones to successfully tackle and implement big process across the enterprise by: Transforming the customer experience with mobile and ... Read More

Appian World 2012 Keynote: The New Way We Work: Towards Adaptive Case Management

The final keynote presentation of Appian World 2012 was given by Neil Ward-Dutton from MWD Advisors. He presented “The New Way We Work: Towards Adaptive Case Management.” Ward-Dutton opened his presentation by stating that the nature of work is changing radically. There are three big challenges affecting businesses today: globalization – “connectedness” is driving sophisticated ... Read More

Appian World 2012 Business Track: Extending BPM in the Mobile Age – Archstone

Completing the business track at Appian World 2012, David Carpenter, Director of BPM at Archstone, presented “Extending BPM in the Mobile Age.” Archstone has a rich mobile BPM story. Archstone is a recognized Leader in apartment investment and operations, with a portfolio concentrated in many of the most desirable neighborhoods in and around Washington, D.C., ... Read More

Appian World 2012 Business Track: Self-Service Case Management – Benenden Healthcare Society

Once again, attendees at Appian World 2012 split up into three tracks – beginner, developer and business. Developers are learning about best practices in mobile BPM from Appian’s Christine Hutchison. Beginners are enjoying a Government Solutions Panel featuring US Marine Corps, Horizon Industries, Collabralink, and Amazon Web Services. For the business track, Tim Clarke, head ... Read More

Appian World 2012: Appian 7

Malcolm Ross, VP of Product Marketing at Appian, provided Appian World Attendees with an in-depth look at the upcoming Appian 7. He started with a quick look at 2011 product highlights, which included global hosting expanded to Singapore (Brazil is coming in 2012), recognition as the highest-security BPM product (FISMA and GOV Cloud certified), and ... Read More

Appian World 2012 Keynote: Confessions of a Federal CIO

Ken Percell, former CIO of the US Air Force Materiel Command, presented a dynamic keynote speech on “Confessions of a CIO: Learning & Applying Lessons from Weapon Systems to Business Systems.” Currently COO of the Percell Group LLC, he spent 35 years as a civilian with the Air Force (15 as a Senior Executive). He ... Read More

Appian World 2012 Case Study: “VA for Vets”: Transformative Program for Veteran Job Placement

Appian World attendees were treated to an impressive case study for veteran job placement. The US Veterans Administration provided an overview of the VA for Vets program. The VA for Vets program is a model for federal veteran employment. The aim is to recruit, reintegrate, and retain veterans in federal jobs, with services such as ... Read More

Appian World 2012 Keynote: Taming Big Process – Clay Richardson

Welcome to Day 2 of Appian World 2012! Yesterday we had some fantastic presentations, ranging from the basics of social BPM to the nuances of expanding your BPM implementation. Today’s presentations include a preview of Appian 7, keynotes from Forrester and MWD Advisors, and numerous customer panels. We’ll be live-blogging again, so be sure to ... Read More