Functional Process Improvement (FPI)
Accounting with SAP R/3
The application of a structured methodology to define a function's AS-IS environment; its objective and strategy for achieving those objectives; and a program of incremental improvements made through functional, technical, and economic analysis and decision-making.
[vgl. www.faa.gov/ait/bpi/handbook/appndxb.htm, Business Process Improvement (Reengineering) Handbook of Standards and Guidelines (15.11.2001), URL]