Workflow

Digitally Transform Your Operational Processes

Digital Transformation of operational processes with a business process and advanced workflow management system enables better collaboration between people and automation systems. Consistency and automation of electronic workflows with detailed execution records offers significant operational efficiency improvement potential, and reduces the cost of compliance. You can orchestrate processes across functional domains, including integrating connected plant assets and systems with business functions.

How Workflow Management Helps You

Digital workflow management encompasses everything from standard operating procedures and manufacturing execution processes to escalated responses to critical operating conditions, and enables the standardisation of best practices and operational business processes across your business.

Workflow Automation

Digital Workflow management helps to automate operational processes and to proliferate best practices, eliminating paperwork and manual error-prone procedures to effectively accomplish simple or complex tasks. Notifications and easy-to-use data entry forms through multiple secure communication channels speed up task responses and decision making in mission-critical processes.

Continuous Process Improvement

Document and measure processes for continuous improvement opportunities with a model-driven approach. Empowers non-IT users and business stakeholders to visually compose processes, monitor and measure the performance, quickly improve processes, and adapt changes.

Workflows and Work Tasks on Mobile Devices

A platform-neutral Web interface and applications for mobile devices keep more of your mobile workforce connected with mission-critical processes. Workflow forms provide an automatic and responsive layout adoption and form previews for multiple mobile devices. The Work Tasks app empowers users who are on the move while ensuring their interactions with or without network connectivity. Work Tasks for iOS, Android and Windows offers enhanced enterprise mobility and collaboration among stakeholders.

Configurable Forms User Interface

The Workflow Forms Designer is a web-based design tool for creating complex layouts using smart controls. Its design-friendly canvas helps configure and sustain custom forms to collect and/or visualise data at a particular step in the process, including scripting for more advanced tasks and individual security applied to different fields, with electronic signature support. Automatic responsive layout adoption and form previews provide out-of-the-box support for desktop screens and multiple mobile devices such as tablets and phones.

Plant Connectivity and Enterprise Integration

Out of the box connectors for both industrial and business applications give you the flexibility to integrate your enterprise. It can also respond to events originating in MS SQL Server and Oracle databases, in XML messages, Web services and other generic interfaces. It integrates with Microsoft SharePoint, Microsoft Exchange and Microsoft Office. Connectivity to automated production processes through System Platform, MES and APM integration and third party manufacturing operations applications allows for a true end-to-end operational process management and to standardize processes across industrial enterprises.