Moving – There’s an App for That

It is an idea who’s time has come: a mobile app which helps you get a fast quote for moving, and then helps arrange all the other details.  If you think about, we will all be moving this way in the future. Continue reading

BPM Skills Beyond 2020

Zbigniew Misiak runs a poll every year in his blog BPM Tips about the BPM skills that are required.  This year was a challenge for me, as I see a big change happening as we move from bespoke BPM application to transition ultimately to learning based applications.  Find my response below. Continue reading

How GoDaddy Lost a Customer

I have had several sites hosted at GoDaddy for many years.  When I got them, I found GoDaddy to be a nice improvement over Network Solutions.  Today GoDaddy exceeded my level of patience.  I was told that my web site can not have any .ZIP files on it.   What?  the purpose of the web site is to make files available to others, and some of them are ZIP files.   What do they imagine a web site is for? Continue reading

Effective Email Notifications

Every collaborative system needs some way to notify people of things that need attention. Email is by far the most ubiquitous option for reaching out to people.  Done well, email is an effective way to draw people in to work they need to do.  Done poorly, and the email is an annoying waste.   What is needed to do it well? Continue reading

Service Mesh Meets BPM

We demonstrated a service mesh architecture approach for BPM and Case Management in order to show that the Fujitsu DXP product could scale to any size and performance desired. First we started 12 million running process instances, and then we simulated 3000 users hitting those server, and while that was going on, showed that a work list could be retrieved — for any of the 3000 users — in less than 2 seconds. How did we do this? Read on.

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