Summary: Schedule-Aware Workflow Management Systems
, N.C. Russell1
, W.M.P. van der Aalst1
, A.J. Moleman2
Department of Information Systems, Eindhoven University of Technology, P.O. Box
513, NL-5600 MB, Eindhoven, The Netherlands.
Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Department of Quality
Assurance and Process Innovation, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
Abstract. Contemporary workflow management systems offer work-
items to users through specific work-lists. Users select the work-items
they will perform without having a specific schedule in mind. However,
in many environments work needs to be scheduled and performed at par-
ticular times. For example, in hospitals many work-items are linked to