This practical "how-to" guide to both using the ARIS Design Platform and how to use it to create real business models, follows Rob Davis' hugely successful Business Process Modelling with ARIS (Springer 2001). This second volume describes the new release of ARIS 7 Design Platform including ARIS Business Architect and ARIS Business Designer. Containing tips, techniques and short cuts gained from practical experience, this book show how to use ARIS in an easy way, supporting smart methods and smart models, and displays how ARIS can be used as a powerful tool for BPM. This book is a must-have guide and reference for all existing and new users of ARIS. 50 Tables, black and white; 188 Illustrations, black and white; XX, 364 p. 188 illus.