Business Rules Management System

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!

Decision Management and the idiocy of “video bills”

Listening to Marketplace I heard a piece on AT&T’s new “video bills.” Now I am sure this sounds cute to the folks in the AT&T marketing department and you can just hear the conversation can’t you? Someone points out that people hate their bills, that the customer service people are deluged with people calling who don’t understand […]

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 […]

Presentation & Replay: Reinventing Business Requirements with Decision Management

The presentation and replay of yesterday’s webinar are now available. James and business rules consultant Don Perkins presented practical advice from real world projects on how to effectively identify, document and model the repeatable, operational decisions crucial to success with business rules and predictive analytics. Don recommended in his presentation several books. First he recommended Chapter […]

Reinventing Business Requirements for the Analytic Enterprise with Decision Management

A quick reminder that our webinar “Reinventing Business Requirements for the Analytic Enterprise with Decision Management” is tomorrow, Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 11 a.m. PST, 2 p.m. EST. This webinar will share practical advice from real world projects for Architects and Business Analysts on how to effectively identify, document and model the repeatable, operational decisions […]

Empower Business Experts Webinar Presentation Available

The presentation “Empower Business Experts to Control the Decision Logic Across Enterprise Applications with SAP NetWeaver Decision Service Management” presented by  SAP’s Carsten Ziegler and Matthias Weber and Gagan in now available on the SAP Community Page. The SAP Community Page on SAP NetWeaver Decision Service Management has more helpful material, including links to our […]

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.