05737727 is referenced by 99 patents and cites 18 patents.

A process management system (10) for operating on a computer (102, 104, 106) includes a graphical user interface (14) for graphically presenting a process or a portion thereof to a user, a work element for graphically representing a task to be performed in the process, a work product for graphically representing a resultant product of performing a task, an agent for graphically representing an actor responsible for performing a task, and a link for graphically connecting the work element, work product, and agent indicative of inter-relationships therebetween. A knowledge repository (16) is further coupled to the computer for storing valuable information regarding the process.

Title
Process management system and method
Application Number
8/591920
Publication Number
5737727
Application Date
January 25, 1996
Publication Date
April 7, 1998
Inventor
Scott M Boettcher
Plano
TX, US
Brad L Rucker
Allen
TX, US
Steven K Berenbrock
Plano
TX, US
Jaye D Hicks
Frisco
TX, US
Matthew B Reid
Plano
TX, US
Jean B Lehmann
Arlington
TX, US
Agent
L Joy Griebenow
Assignee
Electronic Data Systems Corporation
TX, US
IPC
G06F 17/60
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