Predictive Analytics

Presentation & Replay: How to Build Decision Management Systems Part Two Decision Services

In this second webinar of our three part series on How to Build Decision Management Systems, Part 2 Decision Services describes the core of a Decision Management System, a set of software components that make these decisions accurately, reliably and responsively, leveraging advanced analytics and business rules management systems. You can watch the replay here […]

The How & Why of Decision Discovery in 2013

Check out today’s Decision Management Solutions News for The How and Why of Decision Discovery in 2013. Decision Discovery lays the foundation for Decision Management and the effective application of business rules and predictive analytics in enterprise applications. One of the best investments you can make in 2013 is to improve your understanding of the operational […]

Presentation & Replay: How To Build Decision Management Systems Part 1 Decision Discovery

Here is the presentation and replay of “Part One – Decision Discovery” of our three part webinar series on “How To Build Decision Management Systems.” Based on multiple client engagements, How to Build Decision Management Systems introduces our phased approach to building information systems that improve the effectiveness and efficiency of business operations. “Part One – […]

40% off Decision Management Systems Book – IBM Press Holiday Sale

Susan Visser @susvis tweets today about their IBM Press Books holiday sale, 40% off great books like James’ book, “Decision Management Systems: A Practical Guide to Using Business Rules and Predictive Analytics.” Use discount code HS2012 and happy shopping!

Navigating Decision Management Systems Product Categories – Report Excerpt

Here is an excerpt from our Decision Management Systems Platform Technologies Report on Navigating Product Categories: Navigating Product Categories Multiple product categories exist in the market for decision logic management, predictive analytic modeling, optimization and simulation. As Figure 3: Overlapping product categories below shows, these product categories often overlap. Figure 3: Overlapping product categories While […]

Decision Management Systems Overall Architecture – Report Excerpt

Here is an excerpt from our Decision Management Systems Platform Technologies Report on the overall architecture of decision management systems: Overall Architecture These capabilities come together in an overall platform for building Decision Management Systems as shown in Figure 1: The capabilities of a Platform for Decision Management Systems below. Decision Logic capabilities allow for […]

New Article on Operationalizing Analytics

Analytics magazine recently published an article I wrote on Operationalizing Analytics. The need to create a more industrialized process for building and deploying analytics is one I discuss regularly on the blog and in articles. As I say in the article: To broadly and effectively adopt predictive analytics organizations must operationalize analytics. Operationalizing analytics requires […]

Business Design for the Big-Data driven, Social & Mobile Consumer – Recording Available

The recording is now available for Gagan’s recent webinar,  “Business Design for the Big-Data Driven, Social and Mobile Consumer.”  In this webinar, Gagan uses a case study approach to show how Decision Management approaches, tools and technology can redesign your business for today’s consumer. The slides are available here. Business Redesign with Decision Management from […]

Beyond Business Agility – New Whitepaper

Read why business rules and a business rules management system is a great platform for deploying predictive analytics into operational Decision Management Systems in our new whitepaper “Beyond Business Agility: Becoming Analytic and Adaptive.” The whitepaper is a companion to James’ keynote at last week’s Building Business Capability Conference in Florida.

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 […]