Questetra: BPM Software Reinforces Google Apps
Task Deadlines in Your Google Apps Calendar – Work in the Cloud
August 03, 2010 08:33 PM Eastern Daylight Time
KYOTO, Japan--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Questetra, Inc., a Japanese software development company,
announces significant enhancements in the Google Apps integration functions of its business process management
(BPM) software. This upgrade should help to improve cloud computing environments for companies that use Google
Today almost all companies search for a way to utilize cloud computing to its utmost advantage, and the number of
those considering Google Apps is increasing furiously. Many issues still exist, however, such as how to share
business rules or create workflow systems.
Questetra BPM Suite SaaS Edition, launched in 2009 as a global SaaS, enables visualization of employee work
progress as well as allows each user to easily see his/her unfinished tasks. All functions of the application can be
operated on web browsers, including the workflow function (sending a task downstream), modeling function
(defining workflows by drag-and-drop), monitoring function (auditing progress and results), and functions for
interoperability with external systems. The trial version has been downloaded by more than 10 thousand
businesspeople from over 170 countries. http://store.questetra.com/en/info/Google-Apps-Calendar_20100804.html
The newest 6.1 version released today focuses on Google Apps integration, making the employee's work cycle
smooth and easy and operable in the cloud:  confirming tasks on a Google Gadget,  managing deadlines on
Google Apps Calendar,  exporting past data to Google Apps Spreadsheets, and  executing tasks.
These new features can be experienced with "SaaS 5," the free service that lets users try "Questetra BPM Suite
SaaS Edition" with a limit to 5 users. http://store.questetra.com/en/Free-SaaS-BPMS/
Comments from Questetra CEO
"If we are to consider a work approach that allows employees to work in any place at any time, it will be necessary
to clarify each department's position and workflows. I believe Questetra's product can contribute greatly to
optimizing cloud computing performance."
Business Process Management
Business Process Management (BPM) is a management theory that has garnered attention from around 2002, and
entails improving business processes continuously. BPM tools support the improvement cycle with functions for
process modeling, operation and monitoring.
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/
Hajime Yahagi, +81-75-205-5007