Process Simulation and Analysis

By: Interfacing  09-12-2011

FirstSTEP® Simulator is an easy way for business users to model and analyze business processes. It includes powerful statistical analysis tools and an integrated discrete simulation tool that allow the impact of potential process improvements to be assessed.

Business users can use the simulator to look for bottlenecks and to perform "what-if" analyses on critical paths, cycle time, and risk. FirstSTEP® Simulator has been used by companies in the Finance, Manufacturing, Energy, and Life Science industries (amongst others) for process re-engineering projects and to increase business knowledge.

  • Business process modeling 
  • Discrete simulation engine
  • Comprehensive statistical analysis
  • Automatic report generation
  • Swimlane and flatmap process views
  • Customizable print options
  • Export to MS Project, CSV, and XML
  • Export to Interfacing's enterprise-wide  and to our  for Microsoft® Visio.

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Business Process Management Services BPM Services

We offer comprehensive product training and Process Training services designed to teach you BPM best-practices for process discovery workshops. Our range of consulting services will support you through the process lifecycle, from process discovery and design to automation and execution. Our range of training programs and consulting services is designed to help you implement and manage your BPM program.


Business Process Management (BPM) Software

Interfacing is a leading provider of Business Process Management software and tools that allow business users to model, map, and manage business processes and related knowledge. Our product line is designed for ease-of-use, and ranges from single-user desktop tools to multi-user enterprise BPM solutions to meet the needs of organizations of all sizes.


Modules and Features

All EPC modules have the same look and feel; while they are powerful and feature-rich, they are designed for simplicity for the business user. Any process and all related information can be deployed to the EPC Workflow engine for end-to-end human and system-centric process automation. The Advanced Reporting module then allows you to track historical trends and monitor real-time data with customizable reports and dashboards.


Free Process Mapping Software

The Free BPMN Modeler treats process knowledge mapped in Visio as centralized "objects," rather than as attributes, allowing users to reuse the information across processes and tasks within the Visio environment. All of the process data modeled in Visio with our BPMN Modeler can be imported into our BPM suite, the Enterprise Process Center® , where business users can manage, automate, and execute business processes.