BPM:  defines a sequence of activities independently from specific applications.

·  A superset of workflow

·  Differentiated by its ability to coordinate activities and    tasks

·  Used across a multitude of applications and systems   with universal control.

·  Business processes, once defined, are modeled,   automated, managed and optimized to achieve the   greatest level of operational performance

· Used to gather, evaluate and analyze information from   outside sources efficiently and effectively

·  Distinguishes between execution rules and the actual   flow of the process these rules govern

Workflow: is simply routing tasks from person to person.

·  Application-specific sequencing of tasks via           predefined rules, More >