Business Rules

Version 7 of The Decision Management Systems Platform Technologies Report

We’ve posted Version 7 of our popular Decision Management Systems Platform Technologies Report with new content on The Analytics Capability Landscape. We also welcome new vendors Blue Yonder and Erudine to the platform vendor index. Overview Organizations are adopting a new class of operational systems called Decision Management Systems to meet the demands of consumers, regulators and […]

New White Paper: Maximizing the Value of Business Rules

Our popular white paper, Maximizing the Value of Business Rules, has been updated for 2015. Decision Management streamlines and focuses business rules projects for faster, more effective deployment. Business Rules Management Systems (BRMS) deliver on the promise of costs savings, agility and happy customers. Yet for many organizations, these efforts remain point solutions. Decision Management […]

Tutorial Workshop at BBC: Business Analysis and Architecture with Decision Modeling

November 2, 2015 BBC2015 I am giving a workshop tutorial at BBC 2015 on Business Analysis and Architecture with Decision Modeling Monday November 2, 1:30pm: The proven technique of decision modeling is fast becoming the go-to approach for extending business architectures and system requirements to include business decisions. Modeling business decisions as peers to business processes […]

New White Paper – Next Generation Claims System

Our popular white paper, Next Generation Claims Systems with Decision Management, has been updated for 2015. Decision Management delivers next generation claims systems that act immediately, increase agility, consistency and accuracy, improve customer satisfaction, speed response and reduce costs. Insurers can achieve significant speed-to-market gains, reduce fraud and create innovative new claims processes. Today’s insurance […]

Presentation and Webcast: 4 Key Benefits to Integrating BPMN and DMN

If you missed yesterday’s webinar on the 4 Key Benefits of Integrating BPMN and DMN, the presentation and webcast are now available. Tom Debevoise and James Taylor highlighted key points from their new book, The MicroGuide to Process and Decision Modeling in BPMN/DMN: Building More Effective Processes by Integrating Process Modeling with Decision Modeling. The […]

New White Paper: Increase the Impact of Processes with Decision Management

Business Process Management and Decision Management are a powerful combination. Process Management is an effective tool for increasing visibility and control while delivering consistency and governance. Decision Management’s focus on operational business decisions and the use of business rules and predictive analytics to automate these is an essential building block for more impactful processes that […]

Upcoming Webinar: 4 Key Benefits of Integrating BPMN and DMN

Free Live Webinar December 2, 2014 10:00 am PST, 1:00 pm EST Register here. The landscape of process modeling has evolved as have the best practices. The smartest companies are using decision modeling in combination with process modeling. The principle reason is that decisions and processes are discovered and managed in separate, yet, interrelated ways. Decision […]

SAS Decision Manager Product Review and More on Decision Management

Here is a useful set of Decision Management Assets on Modernizing Operational Decisions from SAS Software with Decision Management Solutions’ CEO James Taylor. The set includes two decision management videos – one aimed at business users and one at IT professionals: For Business Users the first video is an interview between Fiona McNeil of SAS and Jame […]

Decision Modeling Closes the Gap Between Processes and Business Rules at the Finnish Tax Administration

We are pleased to announce a new case study. In this firsthand account, Timo Laukkanen, Process Director at the Finnish Tax Administration (FTA), describes how decision modeling has filled the gap between process models and business rules in the most extensive project ever undertaken by the FTA. Decision modeling was quick to implement and has […]

Presentation and Webcast: Engaging Business Users with Drools

Decision modeling as part of the requirements phase or iteratively during agile projects makes it easier for business users to fully participate in Drools implementations and maintenance. If you missed yesterday’s webinar, Engaging Business Users with Drools, the presentation and webcast are now available. In the webinar, James Taylor, CEO of Decision Management Solutions and Mariano De […]