BUSINESS PROCESS ASSURANCE PLATFORM FOR ENTERPRISE APPLICATIONS
Publication Date: 2017-Apr-11
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Brent George: AUTHOR [+2]
This paper constitutes a practical, application based approach to today's digital trends and its impact to IT landscape which offers a new approach for enabling Business Process Assurance for Enterprise Applications like SAP ,Oracle etc .The solution represents the business needs of real-time, personal, collaborative, unified, intelligent and predictive drive technologies to be fluid and flexible business.
BUSINESS PROCESS ASSURANCE PLATFORM FOR
Brent George, Nagaraj Birur & Divya K C
This paper constitutes a practical, application based approach to today’s digital trends and its
impact to IT landscape which offers a new approach for enabling Business Process Assurance
for Enterprise Applications like SAP ,Oracle etc .The solution represents the business needs of
real-time, personal, collaborative, unified, intelligent and predictive drive technologies to be fluid
and flexible business.
Keywords: xml, digital business, business transformation, business model and business process assurance
In early 2015, an attempt to find a common denominator which could provide assurance to digital
transformations was being worked upon. The fundamental notion that business processes stay
relevant irrespective of the type of digital transformation (Though they may have flow and
format changes) shall become the building block of the assurance solution. There are two key
success factors - 1. Ability to capture the AS-IS business processes and 2. Flexibility to quickly
adapt the TO-BE business processes. With those in mind, the innovation of this platform which
could discover the customer’s business processes, perform analytics and recommend optimized
approach to validation of new products or features. . Generating a Business process model using
XML was already known in the market. However, it was discovered that these methods do not
create parallel business process flows, don’t generate manual test cases and nor do they do any
Application analytics based heat map, risk based testing and business process analytics.
Moreover, options for enrichment, ability to integrate application analytics data, etc. were very
limited. Hence the need for the present solution is which elaborated in the paper.
OVERVIEW OF THE SYSTEM:
The paper proposes a new approach for enabling Business Process Assurance and automation for
Enterprise Applications. Cognizant Business Process Assurance Platform has three different
layers – Business, App, and Analytics . The business layer accelerates the discovery of business
processes; reduces time, effort and dependency of business analyst during the project. It
automatically generates a level 4 business process model and ready-to-use manual test cases
aligned with industry standards including FDA regulatory requirements The Business Process
Assurance Platform helps in generating test scripts for quicker automation testing. The
benchmarking module identifies gaps in a business process, by comparing its current
performance to the industry best practices, thereby allowing enterprises to gain an edge over the
competition. Enterprises can apply this business process across multiple countries without the
need of imparting any knowledge transfers amongst their teams. The business layer reduces the
overall testing efforts by 40% .The App layer of the CBPA platform extracts any kind of
information from a SAP...