MicroPact Joins Computer Industry Standards Consortium Object Management Group (OMG)


HERNDON, Va.April 2, 2013MicroPact, a leader in the development of case management and business process management (BPM) software, is excited to announce that they have joined the Object Management Group (OMG), an international, open membership, not-for-profit computer industry standards consortium. MicroPact is a Domain Level member in the group. As a Domain Level member, MicroPact will participate in submitting candidate specification documents in response to OMG requests for proposals.

OMG Task Forces develop enterprise integration standards for a wide range of technologies and an even wider range of industries. OMG's modeling standards, including the Unified Modeling Language™ (UML®) and Model Driven Architecture® (MDA®), enable powerful visual design, execution and maintenance of software and other processes, including IT Systems Modeling and Business Process Management.

OMG has been instrumental in setting business process management and case management standards, including the Business Process Modeling and Notation 2.0 specification, which provides businesses with the capability of understanding their internal business, and the Case Management Model and Notation (CMMN) specification. MicroPact will be joining the CMMN 1.0 Finalization Task Force.

"We strongly believe that open standards are a vital part to software development and believe that we can help support the cause through our membership in OMG," said Michael Cerniglia , CTO, MicroPact. "We have always been strong supporters of OMG's Unified Modeling Language and value the role it has played in our entellitrak product. We are very excited to be a part of the Case Management Modeling and Notation task force and look forward to working with others to set the standards in this space." 

"We are very excited to have MicroPact join OMG," said Dr. Richard Soley, Chairman and CEO of OMG. "As one of the leading BPM software developers, we are confident that their experience will help make better business modeling standards."

About MicroPact

MicroPact serves over 200 federal agencies and organizations, as well as Fortune 500 companies, through the development of advanced Case Management and Business Process Management software. MicroPact's open architecture, on-premises or cloud based products can be implemented immediately and configured continuously, enabling customers to get to work quickly while keeping costs low. For more information, visit www.micropact.com.

Nathaniel Palmer

Rated as the #1 Most Influential Thought Leader in Business Process Management (BPM) by independent research, Nathaniel Palmer is recognized as one of the early originators of BPM, and has led the design for some of the industry’s largest-scale and most complex projects involving investments of $200 Million or more. Today he is the Editor-in-Chief of BPM.com, as well as the Executive Director of the Workflow Management Coalition, as well as VP and CTO of BPM, Inc. Previously he had been the BPM Practice Director of SRA International, and prior to that Director, Business Consulting for Perot Systems Corp, as well as spent over a decade with Delphi Group serving as VP and CTO. He frequently tops the lists of the most recognized names in his field, and was the first individual named as Laureate in Workflow. Nathaniel has authored or co-authored a dozen books on process innovation and business transformation, including “Intelligent BPM” (2013), “How Knowledge Workers Get Things Done” (2012), “Social BPM” (2011), “Mastering the Unpredictable” (2008) which reached #2 on the Amazon.com Best Seller’s List, “Excellence in Practice” (2007), “Encyclopedia of Database Systems” (2007) and “The X-Economy” (2001). He has been featured in numerous media ranging from Fortune to The New York Times to National Public Radio. Nathaniel holds a DISCO Secret Clearance as well as a Position of Trust with in the U.S. federal government.