BPM Quotes of the Week - Nov. 15

"Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic."
- Jose Ramon Pais Curto

"It is not enough to assess if processes are documented, controlled and audited. Companies also need to assess if processes are understood and used by the people that execute them."
- Søren Pommer

"It’s ironic, really, that the same vendors that only a few years ago differentiated themselves on the basis that they didn’t focus on the structured, process-centred business of project-based work...are now feeling the need to add a little more support for structured work to their products."
- Angela Ashenden

"The market researcher projects that the business process as a service (BPaaS) and cloud BPM markets will grow in value from $1 billion in 2013 to $7.12 billion by 2018."
- Lance Harris

From the BPM Forum

"ACM is just BPM"
- Scott Francis

"If BPM means everything, then it means nothing."
- Keith Swenson


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Have a great week!