ARIS Basic

Cost pressure? Complex processes? Unclear responsibilities? Take your first step to professional process management and start your improvement journey today with the next generation of business process design.


ARIS Basic
ARIS Basic: start into world process design

An easy entry into the world of process design

Process management can be complex, so it’s important to focus and build your knowledge and skills over time. With ARIS, you can start small and grow big as it scales with your skills and needs.

Work with an intuitive user interface that comes with a clean and user-friendly landing page. Experience an easy entry to your business processes, granting you direct access to your favorite models and a simple app switcher that places important actions just one click away.

Simple Model Creation old

Simple model creation with a wide range of model types

Process improvement projects are diverse and have different requirements depending on the scope. In ARIS Basic, you’ll find all the important model types you need to get started.

Key models included are: the Value Chain used to structure your landscape of processes (BPMN & EPC), the Organization Chart, the System Landscape and Data model used to cover all relevant business aspects, and the Structuring Model for everything else you might need.

ARIS Basic: easiest process design ever

Easiest process design

Simple modeling features help you capture your process landscape. Document, manage, and maintain your processes all in one place.

The intelligent designer is a helping hand that lets you focus on content instead of layout – build your model 50% faster than anything else on the market.

ARIS Basic: process modeling for everyone

Process modeling for everyone

Process modeling is a skill that takes practice to master. Start with simple processes and create process models that improve efficiency and effectiveness.

Capture your company information quickly and easily in a simple table-based modeling style. Just fill in the modeling spreadsheet as you would do it in Excel, and watch as the process becomes visual and easy to understand. Modeling was never easier than this!

ARIS Basic: speedy publication of process models

Speedy publication of process models

In today’s fast-paced and competitive world, time is more valuable than ever. Don’t waste it. Design your processes in the workspace and publish when you’re ready – use the preview mode to ensure the best presentation for your stakeholders, make edits, then publish it in one click.

Automatic checks guarantee the accuracy of your information and correctness of process models.

User types

ARIS Basic user type: designer


A designer creates new content and can also consume published content. In addition to creating new content, designers are also responsible for contributing, maintaining, and updating existing content.

ARIS Basic user type: viewer


viewer consumes published content and does not have the right or need to create processes or update content.

Trusted transformation partner!

Education and teaching need a simple and accepted solution. In the field of BPM this is clearly called ARIS Basic for me.

Knut Harms