What We Do
- Orbus TV
- Sign In
Lane - Definition
A helpful A-Z glossary listing key Business and IT transformation terms and technical definitions.
Use the search below to begin.
A Lane is a partition that is used to organize and categorize activities in a swim-lane type process diagram. In BPMN, lanes are also contained within a Pool in a Collaboration diagram.
A Lane extends the entire length of the Pool either vertically or horizontally and are often used for such things as internal roles (e.g., Manager, Associate), systems (e.g., an enterprise application), or an internal department (e.g. shipping, finance).
Related to: Business Process Analysis
Last Updated: 6/30/2018 7:04:31 AM
Microsoft®, Visio® and Office® are all registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation. The Open Group®, ArchiMate®, TOGAF® are registered trademarks of The Open Group. IT4IT™ is a trademark of The Open Group. ITIL® and PRINCE® are registered trademarks of AXELOS Limited. The Swirl Logo™ is a trade mark of AXELOS Limited. Copyright © AXELOS Limited 2016 All rights reserved. Material is reproduced under license from AXELOS. COBIT® is a registered trademark of ISACA and the IT Governance Institute, and material is reproduced under license from ISACA.