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The UN/CEFACT Modeling Methodology UMM 2.0: Choreographing Business Document Exchanges

Type: 
Book Contribution
Abstract: 
Trade transactions between companies usually require the exchange of business documents. When public administration is involved documents for certain reports have to be exchanged. In any case, these documents have to be exchange in some agreed order. Accordingly, the business document exchanges must be defined by a corresponding choreography. A choreography language for this purpose is delivered by the United Nation´s Centre for Trade Facilitation and Electronic Business (UN/CEFACT) which is an e-business standardization body known for its work on UN/EDIFACT and ebXML. The result - UN/CEFACT´s Modeling Methodology (UMM) 2.0 - is presented in this chapter.
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Department Focus: 
Business Informatics
TU Focus: 
Information and Communication Technology
Proceedings: 
Handbook on Business Process Management 1, 2nd Edition
Publisher: 
Springer
Year: 
2015
ISBN: 
ISBN: 978-3-642-45099-0
Pages: 
625 - 647
Accepted: 
Acceptance undecided
Invited: 
Reference: 
M. Zapletal, R. Schuster, P. Liegl, C. Huemer, B. Hofreiter: <br>"<i><a href="http://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007%2F978-3-642-45100-3_27" target="_blank" class="publist">The UN/CEFACT Modeling Methodology UMM 2.0: Choreographing Business Document Exchanges</a></i>"; <br>in: "<i>Handbook on Business Process Management 1, 2nd Edition</i>", International Handbooks on Information Systems; Springer, Berlin Heidelberg, 2015, (invited), ISBN: 978-3-642-45099-0, 625 - 647.<br><br> <a href="https://publik.tuwien.ac.at/showentry.php?ID=247247&lang=2" class="publist"><i>More information</i></a><br><br>
Abstract German: 
Trade transactions between companies usually require the exchange of business documents. When public administration is involved documents for certain reports have to be exchanged. In any case, these documents have to be exchange in some agreed order. Accordingly, the business document exchanges must be defined by a corresponding choreography. A choreography language for this purpose is delivered by the United Nation´s Centre for Trade Facilitation and Electronic Business (UN/CEFACT) which is an e-business standardization body known for its work on UN/EDIFACT and ebXML. The result - UN/CEFACT´s Modeling Methodology (UMM) 2.0 - is presented in this chapter.