Support for B2B e-Contracting - The Process Perspective


Share/Save/Bookmark

Angelov, S.A. and Grefen, P.W.P.J. (2002) Support for B2B e-Contracting - The Process Perspective. In: Knowledge and Technology Integration in Production and Services - 5th International Conference on Information Technology for Balanced Automation Systems in Manufacturing and Services, 25-27 Sept 2002, Cancun, Mexico (pp. pp. 87-96).

[img] PDF
Restricted to UT campus only
: Request a copy
113kB
Abstract:In business-to-business relations, contracts serve both as a protection mechanism of trading partners, as well as a prescription document for activities to be executed by the parties. The processes of contract establishment and its enactment are often expensive and time consuming. E-contracting aims at automation of these processes, making them faster and cheaper. For the design of an information system for support of e-contracting, a clear vision of the e-contracting processes is required. In this paper, we introduce a process model for flexible business-to-business e-contracting. To separate concerns, we distinguish structured function and communication perspectives of econtracting processes complemented with consistency rules. The proposed approach allows achieving completeness and consistency in building complex contracting processes.
Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item
Faculty:
Electrical Engineering, Mathematics and Computer Science (EEMCS)
Link to this item:http://purl.utwente.nl/publications/61802
Official URL:http://is.tm.tue.nl/staff/sangelov/Doc/External/23Angelov.pdf
Export this item as:BibTeX
EndNote
HTML Citation
Reference Manager

 

Repository Staff Only: item control page