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1. (WO2005034603) METHODS FOR OPTIMIZING BUSINESS PROCESSES, COMPLYING WITH REGULATIONS, AND IDENTIFYING THREAT AND VULNERABILITY RISKS FOR AN ENTERPRISE
Latest bibliographic data on file with the International Bureau   

Pub. No.:    WO/2005/034603    International Application No.:    PCT/US2004/022069
Publication Date: 21.04.2005 International Filing Date: 08.07.2004
Chapter 2 Demand Filed:    16.05.2005    
IPC:
G06Q 10/00 (2006.01), G06Q 40/00 (2006.01)
Applicants: ENTERRA SOLUTIONS, LLC [US/--]; Lower Makefield Corporation Center, Suite 175, 1040 Stony Hill Road, Yardley, PA 19067-5509 (US) (For All Designated States Except US).
DEANGELIS, Stephen, F. [US/US]; (US) (For US Only).
STANGL, Frederick, W. [US/US]; (US) (For US Only)
Inventors: DEANGELIS, Stephen, F.; (US).
STANGL, Frederick, W.; (US)
Agent: KNEDEISEN, Mark, G.; Kirkpatrick & Lockhart, LLP, Henry W. Oliver Building, 535 Smithfield Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-2312 (US)
Priority Data:
60/505,282 23.09.2003 US
10/842,993 11.05.2004 US
Title (EN) METHODS FOR OPTIMIZING BUSINESS PROCESSES, COMPLYING WITH REGULATIONS, AND IDENTIFYING THREAT AND VULNERABILITY RISKS FOR AN ENTERPRISE
(FR) PROCEDES POUR OPTIMISER DES PROCEDES COMMERCIAUX CONFORMEMENT AUX REGLEMENTATIONS ET IDENTIFIER LES RISQUES MENAÇANT OU AFFAIBLISSANT UNE ENTREPRISE
Abstract: front page image
(EN)Methods for optimizing business processes, complying with governmental regulations, and identifying threat and vulnerability risks for an enterprise are disclosed. According to various embodiments, the method includes identifying at least one critical asset of the enterprise and identifying at least one business process of the enterprise associated with the identified critical asset. The method also includes identifying and evaluating at least one technological component of the enterprise associated with the enterprise's performance of the at least one business process and/or creating a threat profile for the business process. In addition, the method includes performing at least one of a risk analysis, a regulatory compliance analysis and a business process optimization analysis for the business process based on the evaluation of the at least one technological component and/or the threat profile. Additionally, the method may include at least one of developing a protection strategy, a compliance strategy and an optimization strategy for the enterprise based on the risk analysis, regulatory compliance analysis and process optimization analysis, respectively.
(FR)L'invention concerne des procédés visant à optimiser des procédés commerciaux conformément aux réglementations administratives et à identifier les risques menaçant ou affaiblissant une entreprise. Selon divers modes de réalisation, le procédé comporte les étapes consistant à : identifier au moins un élément critique de l'entreprise, et identifier au moins un procédé commercial de l'entreprise associé à l'élément critique identifié ; identifier et évaluer au moins une composante technologique de l'entreprise associée aux performances du ou des procédés commerciaux, et/ou produire un profil de menace pour le procédé commercial ; mettre en oeuvre au moins une des analyses comprenant une analyse des risques, une analyse de conformité aux réglementations et une analyse d'optimisation du procédé commercial sur la base de l'évaluation de la ou des composantes technologiques et/ou du profil de menace. Le procédé peut en outre comprendre la mise au point d'une des stratégies comprenant une stratégie de protection, une stratégie de conformité et une stratégie d'optimisation pour l'entreprise, sur la base desdites analyses des risques, de conformité aux réglementations et d'optimisation du procédé commercial, respectivement.
Designated States: AE, AG, AL, AM, AT, AU, AZ, BA, BB, BG, BR, BW, BY, BZ, CA, CH, CN, CO, CR, CU, CZ, DE, DK, DM, DZ, EC, EE, EG, ES, FI, GB, GD, GE, GH, GM, HR, HU, ID, IL, IN, IS, JP, KE, KG, KP, KR, KZ, LC, LK, LR, LS, LT, LU, LV, MA, MD, MG, MK, MN, MW, MX, MZ, NA, NI, NO, NZ, OM, PG, PH, PL, PT, RO, RU, SC, SD, SE, SG, SK, SL, SY, TJ, TM, TN, TR, TT, TZ, UA, UG, US, UZ, VC, VN, YU, ZA, ZM, ZW.
African Regional Intellectual Property Organization (BW, GH, GM, KE, LS, MW, MZ, NA, SD, SL, SZ, TZ, UG, ZM, ZW)
Eurasian Patent Organization (AM, AZ, BY, KG, KZ, MD, RU, TJ, TM)
European Patent Office (AT, BE, BG, CH, CY, CZ, DE, DK, EE, ES, FI, FR, GB, GR, HU, IE, IT, LU, MC, NL, PL, PT, RO, SE, SI, SK, TR)
African Intellectual Property Organization (BF, BJ, CF, CG, CI, CM, GA, GN, GQ, GW, ML, MR, NE, SN, TD, TG).
Publication Language: English (EN)
Filing Language: English (EN)