Necessity of IT and SW Support for Business Process Management
In the authors' researches, they evaluated the influence of the application of industrial engineering methods on increasing the competitive abilities of Czech industrial manufacturing enterprises, and one of the results of the authors paper based on a selected sample of these Czech enterprises was the following fact: that the exploitation of re-engineering and process management components was woefully inadequate - for the sample of Czech enterprises being tracked. It was for this very reason and - as a consequence of their interest in the given problems and issues in manufacturing production enterprises, that they oriented ourselves on the field of Business Process Management - BPM as well as on the problems and issues involving dramatic changes in enterprises? processes - i.e. Business Process Reengineering - BPR.