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Fernando Flores, Chauncey F Bell III, Pablo A Flores, Rodrigo F Flores, Raul Medina Mora Icaza, John A McAfee, Manuel Jasso Nunez, Thomas G Buchler, Thomas E White, Russell G Redenbaugh, Juan Ludlow Saldivar, Terry A Winograd, Robert P Dunham, Harry K T Wong, Roy I Gift: Computerized method and system for managing business processes using linked workflows. Action Technologies, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, June 6, 2000: US06073109 (334 worldwide citation)

A system for analyzing and structuring business processes implemented in software to provides businesses with tools to manage business processes. The system i) notifies the user that he or she has a step to begin or to complete; ii) provides the user with the proper tools to complete a task; iii) pr ...


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Fernando Flores, Chauncey F Bell III, Pablo A Flores, Rodrigo F Flores, Raul Medina Mora Icaza, Jaime G Vasquez, Thomas E White, Russell G Redenbaugh, John A McAfee, Bart A Macleod, Juan L Saldivar, Terry A Winogard, Robert P Dunham: Method and apparatus for creating workflow maps of business processes. Action Technologies, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, May 13, 1997: US05630069 (178 worldwide citation)

The invention is a method and system which provides consultants, business process analysts, and application developers with a unified tool with which to conduct business process analysis, design, and documentation. The invention may be implemented using a software system which has two functional set ...