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Sequence of tasks. A workflow describes the order of a set of tasks performed by various agents to complete a given procedure within an organization. Repetitive workflows are often automated, particularly in organizations that handle high volumes of forms or documents according to fixed procedures. The co-ordination and management of workflow is an important part of business process management (BPM).

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