decision automation

Dramatically Improve Collections with Decision Management Systems

Here is an excerpt from our Decision Management Systems Platform Technologies Report on Collections: Collections, chasing down those who owe money to the organization and collecting it, is a complex problem. Traditionally handled with large teams of people “dialing for dollars” and a first-in, first-out or highest dollar value approach to prioritization, collections can be made dramatically […]

Decision Management Systems Use Cases – Report Excerpt

Here is an excerpt from our Decision Management Systems Platform Technologies Report on Use Cases: There are many compelling use cases for Decision Management Systems. Any time an organization must make a decision over and over again and where the accuracy or consistency of that decision, its compliance with regulation or its timeliness are important, Decision Management Systems […]

New! Version 3 of DMS Platforms Report with Expanded Use Cases

Version 3 of our Decision Management Platforms Technologies Report is now available. This version significantly expands the Use Cases section. The Report is free to download and can be freely circulated, printed and reproduced in its entirety provided no edits are made to it. The use cases are divided up into a number of categories. Some of […]

Webinar Preview: 3 Questions to Ask About Retail Fraud

Loyal and profitable customers drive top line growth, but fraud losses and other costs can steal away profitability. Every retailer faces the challenge of managing fraud losses while delivering a great customer experience to honest customers. Every retailer worries about operational efficiency. The scale of many retailers means that it is important to keep manual […]

Information Management Articles on Decision Management

James has written several articles over on Information Management that offer useful tips on how to get started with decision management, predictive analytics and business rules. Here are a few of my favorites: Where to Begin with Predictive Analytics –  learn why the best place to start with predictive analytics is in your day-to-day operations. The […]

New White Paper – Operationalizing Analytics

We’ve posted our recent whitepaper on “Operationalizing Analytics” to the white paper section of our website. The most powerful examples of analytic success use Decision Management to deploy analytic insight into day to day operations helping organizations make more profitable operational decisions. This paper sponsored by SAS discusses both how to use a focus on decisions […]

Decision Management Systems Platform Technologies Report Update

We have updated our Decision Management Systems Platform Technologies Report with  four additional vendor products: Berkeley Publisher LityxIQ Medio InGenius SAP Predictive Analysis There are also First Look product review updates for: Angoss 8.0 FICO Blaze Advisor 7.1 SAP NetWeaver Decision Service Management Sparkling Logic The report now includes 50 vendors and 77 decision management […]

Using Decision Management to improve the Amazon Daily Deal

I don’t know how many of you have kindles but my family is awash in them. Several of us get the Amazon Daily Deal emails too and, of course, the kindle displays an advertisement for the daily deal when it is charging or idle. And while all this is fairly up-to-the-minute in terms of marketing it still lacks […]

New Article – The Power of Business Rules Management

James has a new article over on Information Management on “The Power of Business Rules Management.”  Companies are recognizing the benefits of decision management – automating and managing high-volume, transactional decisions with business rules and business rules management systems or business rules engines. Major software vendors, from IBM, Oracle and SAP to RedHat and SAS, have or are developing business rules management […]

Presentation & Replay; How to Build Decision Management Systems Part Three Decision Analysis

In part three of our three part series on How to Build Decision Management Systems, Part Three Decision Analysis introduces a robust model of decisions to track and improve business performance. The webinar replay is available here and the presentation is attached below: How to Build Decision Management Systems Part 3 – Decision Analysis from Decision […]