Why Business Analysts Want Decision Management

The purpose of business analysis is to accurately describe the requirements for an information system (more or less). Business Analysts use a variety of techniques to do this. They use techniques designed to help them find out what is required, to elicit the requirements, and they use techniques to describe and model those requirements in […]

Flexible Apps with SAP NetWeaver Decision Service Management

SAP launched their new SAP NetWeaver Decision Service Management product recently. This is another exciting new decision management product from a platform vendor.  SAP is augmenting its proven business rules product, BRFplus, with decision management capabilities. This opens the door for all companies with almost any version of SAP NetWeaver implemented to enhance their installed architecture […]

Presentation & Replay: Business Design for the Big-Data Driven, Social and Mobile Consumer: A Decision Management Approach

The presentation is available from today’s webinar represented by Gagan, “Business Design for the Big-Data Driven, Social and Mobile Consumer: A Decision Management Approach”. The webinar replay is available here. You can view the presentation in Slideshare: Business Redesign with Decision Management from Decision Management Solutions  

Simplify Legacy Modernization with Decision Management

Many companies today are focused on modernizing their legacy COBOL applications, but this largely consists of taking assembler COBOL and turning it into more efficient, better structured COBOL. Unfortunately, these applications will still be hard to edit, still be hard to change, still won’t deliver the strategic agility that companies need. Decision Management builds on […]

Business Re-Design with Decision Management Webinar Tomorrow 10/16/12

Just a quick reminder that Gagan will be presenting “Business Design for the Big-Data Driven, Social and Mobile Consumer: A Decision Management Approach” tomorrow Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 10:00 am PT, 1:00 pm ET. Webinar participants will be introduced to a company trying to build capabilities to handle a growing consumer business. The company […]

Decision Management Solutions at Building Business Capability 2012

James and Gagan will be at the Building Business Capability (@BBCapability) conference in Fort Lauderdale, FL at the end of the month. James will be giving a tutorial on Monday, October 29 on Building Decision Management Systems: Using Analytics to Get More From Business Rules and speaking on Tuesday, October 30 on Beyond Business Agility: Becoming Analytic and Adaptive. […]

Presentation and Replay: 5 Benefits of Customer Decision Management

The presentation and replay are available from today’s webinar represented by James, “5 Benefits of Customer Decision Management”. You can view the presentation in Slideshare: 5 Benefits of Customer Decision Management from Decision Management Solutions And view the recorded webinar here on our OmNovia webinar channel.    

Decision Management #decisionmgt Buzz 10/8/2012

It was great to see the FICO Decision Management Awards announced on October 1, 2012. These rewards recognize outstanding use of predictive analytics and decision management technology. Congratulations to Fiserv, Interbank, President’s Choice Bank and Universal American. James was a member of the selection panel. In the Twittersphere, Brian McDonough ‏(@briantheanalyst) at #OOW12 tweeted “Oracle RTD sessions […]

Analytics and ending the tyranny of the anecdotal

I was chatting with our VP of business development today and she shared a great phrase that she had heard recently – “the tyranny of the anecdotal.” This refers, of course, to the terrible tendency of people to use anecdotes and stories to make decisions. The regrettable tendency for a doctor to ignore data about […]

Two Decision Management Webinars This Week

A quick reminder that there are two Decision Management webinars this week. Empower Business Experts to Control the Decision Logic Across Enterprise Applications with SAP NetWeaver Decision Service Management Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 7am Pacific, 10am Eastern, 4pm Central European Time Register here. Gagan will be presenting with Carsten Ziegler and Matthias Weber of SAP. […]