A helpful A-Z glossary listing key Business and IT transformation terms and technical definitions..

  • Abstract Process

    An Abstract Process represents interactions between a private business process and another process or participant.
  • Abstraction

    Abstraction is a technique for producing a high-level summarization or generalization of more complex or detailed topics or content.
  • Activity

    An Activity is work performed by an organization using business processes. An activity can be atomic or non-atomic (compound). Types of activities used within Process Models include Process, Sub-Process, and Task.
  • Activity Cost Worksheet

    Activity Cost Worksheets are a matrix that are used to analyze various costs of a set of activities.
  • Actor

    An Actor is a normally used to define a physical or quasi-physical entity, such as a person, organization, or system.
  • Ad Hoc Workflow System

    An Ad Hoc Workflow System is a type of workflow system that waits on users to indicate what should happen next.

Quick Reference Guide: SCOR Model

Aug 12, 2013, 00:00 AM by David Jones
A Quick Reference Guide to help organizations with the SCOR Reference Model.

SCOR® has been around for almost 20 years, with the first version created in the mid 90s. SCOR is a reference model developed and managed by the Supply-Chain Council (SCC) and is the cross-industry de facto standard diagnostic tool for supply chain management.

SCOR enables users to define, analyze, improve, and communicate supply chain management practices within and between all interested parties across their extended enterprise. The scope of the extended enterprise covers the scope of the supplier’s supplier of the core enterprise to their customer’s customer.

In this paper, David Jones and Roderick Brown provide a useful Quick Reference Guide for organizations using SCOR while demonstrating how the reference model can help with performance, development, processes and objectives.