ebXML Business Process Project Team

Welcome to the ebXML Business Process "work-in-progress" team web pages.

These pages are intended for use by the team members and other interested participants, the information contained on these pages is not intended for public use.

[Sub Teams] [CCBP Delivery Team] [Schedule] [Documentation and Deliverables] [Resources and References] [Participation and Mailing List]

Sub Teams

This team is responsible for defining the ebXML Business Process Meta-Model.

Core Components/Business Process Sub Teams

This team focuses on refinement of the Meta Model, quantification of context, and alignment of context with the meta model. Listserv: ebxml-ccbp-context.
Methodology, Patterns and Analysis
This team focuses on a broad range of support and analysis activities, including: establishment of Core Components and Core Business Processes, definitions, and work methodologies. Listserv: ebxml-ccbp-analysis.
Core Process
This is a sub team of Methodology, Patterns and Analysis that focuses on defining the list of ebXML core processes, development of the ebXML Business Process Methodology Guidelines, and mentoring the Core Components industry domain teams with the ebXML Business Process Methodology. Listserve: ebxml-ccbp-analysis.

CCBP Delivery Team

The Core Components and Business Process joint Delivery Team manages the schedule for deliverables closely related to Core Components team efforts.


The CC/BP joint Delivery Team Schedule will be updated approximately every week. It is available on the CC/BP Delivery Team page.

Documentation and Deliverables

BP Documentation

Collaboration Modeling Metamodel & UML Profile. Draft Version 0.1. [doc] [zip]
The purpose of this document is to define a business process metamodel. The metamodel is used to enforce the syntax and semantics of business process models so that tools can be built to construct, and applications can be built to execute, compliant models.
The ebXML Business Process Metamodel Second Draft - Technical Specification. Draft Version 2.0. 6/23/00. [pdf]
Comments/Issue Resolutions [pdf][html][doc]
The ebXML Business Process Metamodel First Draft - Technical Specification. Draft Version 1.0. 5/26/00. [pdf]
ebXML-BP Meta-Model to eCo Mapping [pdf][html][doc-zip]

CC/BP Joint Deliverables

[Approved and Draft Deliverables] [Work-in-progress Deliverables]
[Approved and Draft Deliverables] [Work-in-progress Deliverables]

Other Documentation

Mailing List Archives
The mailing list archives are available at http://lists.ebxml.org/archives/ebxml-bp/.
Meeting Notes
Teleconference meeting notes are available in the ebXML-BP mailing list archive.
ebXML-Core Components Context: ebXML-BP Report
Brian Hayes. Draft. 26 June 2000.
Web Site and Web Page Guidelines
A set of guidelines for posting documents and developing web pages for the Business Process team web site.

Resources and References

There are a number of resources and references used by the ebXML Business Process team. Some of the resources are from ebXML and can be found on the other project team pages. Non-ebXML resources include, but are not limited to, external standards efforts such as the UN/CEFACT Unified Modeling Methodology (TMWG N090).

The list of resources and references is provided on a seperate page.

Participation and Mailing List

Your participation in this project team and mailing list is welcomed! Sign-up using the ebXML participation form. Then send email to the mailing list, ebxml-bp@lists.ebxml.org, describing your interests and desired level participation.

The mailing list archives are available at http://lists.ebxml.org/archives/ebxml-bp/.