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Intelligent BPMS for the Modern Enterprise

Cindy Cheng, ​Sr. Director of Marketing Communications, EMEA, Appian
October 19, 2012

Today's modern enterprises need to be agile and dynamic to stay ahead of the global competitive curve. The wave of social, mobile, analytics, and cloud innovations lead to consumerization of IT and faster user adoption. Anintelligent Business Process Management Suite (iBPMS)provides the foundation to achieve operational excellence and accelerate business innovation.

Appian, the market leader in modern Business Process Management software, is positioned in the "Leaders" quadrant in the 2012 "Magic Quadrant for Intelligent Business Process Management Suites" by Gartner, Inc. According to the report, "An iBPMS expands the traditional BPMS by adding the new functionality needed to support Intelligent Business Operations (IBO), such as real-time business analytics, deep complex-event processing (CEP), social media to support social behavior and collaboration, and expanded technologies to support growing requirements for mobility."

Here are the key features that make Appian BPM intelligent & a leader in the iBPMS Magic Quadrant:

SOCIAL:Appian's intuitive social interface brings business context to collaboration, drives efficiency across processes, and delivers real business value. Extend visibility and participation in business processes across the enterprise with aggregation of key events, process context data, and external data sources. Role-based tasks, actions, and social collaboration in a single interface makes it easy for people to work in an enterprise social environment.

MOBILE:Today's workforce is mobile and always connected. Appian ensures process participants and executives can access key processes, data, and take action wherever they are. View key data, collaborations, tasks, and actions to receive timely updates and accelerate decisions. Appian delivers a secured native mobile client for each major mobile device to rapidly mobile-enable the enterprise.

ANALYTICS:Appian's active analytics engine provides high performance and real-time reporting, allowing users to easily visualize important business events and optimize processes. An in-memory data engine enables users to access real-time reports for business activity monitoring (BAM), trigger actions based on complex event types (CEP), and create intelligent processes that use predictive analytics to self-optimize process performance.

Appian's social, mobile, and analytics capabilities uniquely position the product as a leading platform for IBO use cases. The Appian platform provides the most user-friendly product in the iBPMS market with comprehensive and powerful capabilities for today's demanding enterprises. Download the full report to learn why Appian leads in iBPMS. Turn the Social and Mobile revolution into real business value with Appian's intelligent BPM Suite.

Cindy Cheng

Director of Product Marketing

Cindy Cheng