OPTIMIZING YOUR BUSINESS PERFORMANCE What do you understanding by the meaning of BPM? BPM is the acronym used for Business Process Management or sometimes as Business Performance Management. It is a set of processes that will optimize the business performance of an organization by making efficient use of the available resources such as human resources, financial resources, liquid assets, technologies and so on. There are many available articles online as well as on books regarding BPM and this useful information is gaining lots of acknowledgements from companies all over the world. Not only would the process help the company in risk analysis, it would also forecast problems right at the root and give out alerts for immediate corrective measurements. BPM would be useful for companies which are looking seriously into the meeting of the organization’s performance goals as the process would involve continuous feedback loops to ensure that the organization’s business processes are right on track to its strategies and is performing as expectations. Thus, the profits of the company would eventually increase too. You should check out PROPHIX, the proud recipient of DM Review’s Innovative Solution Award for CPM and named “2008 Midmarket BPM Vendor of the Year” by BPM Partners. They deliver budgeting, forecasting, reporting, consolidation, personnel planning and other financial functions in a single solution. Their software is easy to use with minimal IT involvement which will provide the benefit of rapid implementation and a lower total cost of ownership. I'm thirsty for a drink now. Would you be kind enough to treat me?