Business design & strategy 

                Design, document, analyze and improve your business processes 

                Start your business design strategy here

Designing more efficient processes lets you respond quickly to changing business or market requirements. Without process design, you can lose out on revenue, customers and more. Software AG’s business process analysis (BPA) solution, ARIS, helps you manage business transformation.

See how you can design, document, analyze—then optimize—your business-critical processes with the ARIS business process analysis platform.

                Model your business

Models influence organizational structures, processes, application systems, data and more. Create a single source of truth to align your strategy with your operations.

                Design & manage processes

Create models quickly with business notations or OMG standards such as BPMN™ 2.0 and DMN™ in a central repository with relevant documents.

                Map customer journeys

Understand customer needs, track interactions and externally view processes, as well as define touchpoints and enrich the customer experience.

                Analyze with dashboards 

Connect real-world and conceptual data to present KPIs in consolidated, context-sensitive dashboards to make decisions based on clear visual insights.

                Simulate business scenarios

Realistically simulate and dynamically analyze business processes to identify the best strategies for improvements before making changes.

The Forrester Wave™:
Process Intelligence Software, Q3 2023

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                Business process analysis your way

ARIS is available in different editions to fit the needs of your organization. Looking to start now with minimal investment? ARIS Basic is designed to kickstart your first process improvement project. ARIS Advanced is designed for those who have reached a level of maturity that requires customization and advanced user management. With ARIS Enterprise you can establish a full-scale enterprise BPA program using the complete ARIS capabilities stack.  

                    Find the $8 million opportunity

Make sure you're investing in the best solution for business transformation. Forrester Consulting just published the Total Economic Impact™ of ARIS study. See the costs and benefits customers can expect from their investment in ARIS.

                    Gain clear insights into the business

Want greater end-to-end visibility and transparency within your business operations to future-proof business decisions? Create, analyze and manage your entire process model with ARIS to share your business design strategy with everyone in your organization. Understand interdependencies between organizational structures, needed resources, potential risks and IT. A central repository assures you have access to consistent and reusable data.

                    Achieve operational 

Gain improved efficiency and performance of your overall processes by forecasting scenarios for success. Analyze and simulate processes to find and remove bottlenecks and select the best business scenario from your “test run.” Identify duplicated tasks through real-time dashboards and reports and compare designed and discovered processes side by side to see the differences.

                    Actionable insights 
for faster decisions

The best decisions are based on reliable and complete data—yet the volume of business data you have changes daily. You need to transform that data into something meaningful for your business. ARIS makes that possible. Mix documented processes with real measurements from dashboard sources for new insights into your processes and their dependencies. Query, analyze and visualize dependencies to make critical decisions faster.

                    Be customer-centric

Put customers at the heart of your business. With ARIS customer journey mapping, your processes will result in a positive customer experience. See your business from the customer’s point of view and unveil new ways to satisfy customer needs. Identify gaps, issues and opportunities in your processes that affect how customers feel about doing business with you.

                    Creating process 
assets is simple

Speed up business design strategy and improve processes easily via a modern, friendly UI that has pictogram-style objects and intuitive business process design. Smart modeling supports quick and easy process design to increase efficiencies. Keep business information up to date and connect process knowledge with related documents and information.

                    What's trending in Operational Excellence in 2023?

Are you are seeing the whole picture as you shape your organization's strategy? Explore our trend map to confidently navigate all of the emerging trends—and their interrelationships—in business transformation and operational excellence.

                    See, decide & act with Software AG

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