Kyoto, Japan — February 9, 2011 — Corporate software developer Questetra, Inc., officially releases the latest version of its cloud-enabled workflow service, Questetra BPM Suite SaaS Edition (version 7.3), on February 9.
Today more companies are moving their workflow systems to online environments in order to streamline data hand-overs and eliminate miscommunications that hinder flows at each step. This, in turn, leads to work optimization and better internal control. Moreover, more workflow systems support complex flows such as process splits, which offers alternate flows according to work data, and concurrent processing, which simultaneously sends the flow to multiple people.
Questetra BPM Suite SaaS Edition, which offers these functions as a service, exhibits advanced operability for business process improvement activities. In other words, visualization of performance data on each step and easy diagram-editing enables worker-driven workflow improvement. In recent terms it can be called a BPM Suite, and was selected as a “Cool Vendor in BPM” in 2010 by Gartner’s leading industry analysts.
Worklist via iPhone / Android
New Version 7.3
The latest version 7.3 discloses a variety of new improvements including operability in smartphone and tablet terminals. Companies are encouraged to creatively apply the system to their unique business models?letting on-the-go managers approve employee requests remotely, having field foremen send photo-reports of construction progress using their smartphones, etc.
- Operability in smartphone browsers (beta)
- The “My Tasks” list has been optimized for display in smartphones and tablets (Android, iPhone, iPad, BlackBerry).
- High performance mass-data processing
- The system can now be comfortably used in organizations with 1000+ users. Asynchronous communication makes large-scale organizational restructuring and batch user registration effortless.
- User-friendly data inputting
- It’s now easier to find users in organizations with a large number of employees. Also, “now” was added as a selection option for date and time data.
- Improvement in Interoperability
- External systems can access past operation records, in addition to task execution and user setting.
SaaS Workflow via Android Browser
Details on changes : http://support.questetra.com/en/questetra-bpm-suite/change-log/7-3-0
Questetra BPM Suite SaaS Edition
Questetra BPM Suite SaaS Edition is a 100% web-based business process management system. Its functions can be largely categorized into the operating function for running workflows, the modeling function for designing workflows by drag-and-drop, and the monitoring function for tracking and measuring employee performance. Free workflow templates can be downloaded from the Workflow Sample page (http://en.workflow-sample.net/) and used immediately for a variety of activities (198 free samples as of January 31). It enables interoperability with Google Apps and supports development of peripheral or integrated software with APIs. Users can choose from several languages, and as of January 31 the system is being used by a total of 987 companies from 81 countries. The Download Edition, sister product to the SaaS Edition, has been downloaded 11,731 times from 174 countries. Register online at http://old.store.questetra.com/en/ (Free up to five users, 10USD/month per user.)
Comments from Genichi Imamura, CEO
“Questetra provides a solution for visualization of human tasks. We will continue to add compatible browsers and more languages, so more people can use it conveniently for their numerous business processes, including peer reviewing, photo reports, estimate management, etc. We look forward to our clients and consulting partners’ continued honest opinions and support.”
Questetra, Inc. is a software development company established in April 2008, located in Kyoto, Japan. Questetra’s mission is to optimize human tasks and contribute to businesses around the world. http://www.questetra.com/
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