decision management systems

Product Manager? Webinar on The Power of Embedded Predictive Analytics

September 5, 2013 11:00 am PDT, 1:00 pm CDT Register here. James is giving a webinar with Mark McNally of Predixion Software, in conjunction with the Product Development and Management Association (PDMA) targeted to Product Managers looking to enhance their products with predictive analytics capabilities. The webinar is free and open to all. James and Mark will […]

Use Decision Management Systems to Focus Marketing on Actions Not Just Offers

Here is an excerpt from our Decision Management Systems Platform Technologies Report on Marketing: The use of Decision Management Systems to focus marketing efforts more effectively is becoming increasingly common as the cost of building and operating Decision Management Systems drops. Where in the past the value of each individual decision had to be quite high to […]

Predictive analytics sounds great, but how will it help our business run better?

The power of predictive analytics is the power to improve decision making at every level: strategic, tactical and operational. Organizations like yours are looking to: Identify and exploit opportunities to cross-sell and up-sell customers Retain more customers of the right kind more cost effectively Reduce fraud and abuse Manage risk more effectively Price products and services […]

White Paper of the Week- Beyond Business Agility

A new week and another new white paper. This week it is Beyond Business Agility: Becoming Adaptive and Analytic Business rules are a powerful tool for developing agile systems. Moving forward, becoming analytic and adaptive as well as agile will be a source of competitive advantage. This white paper is based on my keynote from the Building […]

@TDWI Executive Summit: Moving to Real-Time Analytic Decision Making with Decision Management

I am speaking at the TDWI Executive Summit  in San Diego, August19th at 11:15am on Moving to Real-Time Analytic Decision Making with Decision Management For organizations today, the right time to make a decision is increasingly in real time. Customers want responses in real time, supply chains must adapt to disruption in real time, and fraud must […]

New vendors and products in the platform technologies report

We have just issued a new version of the Decision Management Systems Platform Technologies report. There are several new vendors included like Saffron Technology, Informatica, Decisions and Precog as well as a number of updated reviews including GDS Link, IBM and others. Check out the report online or download it as a PDF here. If you […]

Decision Management Systems Platform Technologies Report V3U4 Update

We have updated our Decision Management Systems Platform Technologies Report with  six additional vendors: Actian Aha! Software Decisions Informatica Corp. Precog Saffron Technology, Inc. There are also First Look product review updates for: GDS Link Decision Intelligence IBM SPSS IBM Decision Optimizer Solutions IDIOM Pegasystems Revolution Anlaytics Teradata Aster You can read the free report here.  

First Business Rules Project?

Organizations like yours are looking to implement a Business Rules Management System (BRMS) to: Provide flexibility at a low cost Automate manual activities to improve staffing ratios Improve repeatability and compliance Reduce maintenance costs Increase transparency and business user participation Empower business owners to manage their own systems Simplify processes and improve business agility Business […]

Building Business Capability Super Early Bird Expires April 5!

As usual I will be speaking and attending Building Business Capability 2013 – this year in Las Vegas NV November 11-15. I will be speaking on Decision Management and giving a tutorial before the show begins. Building on the long history of the Business Rules Forum, this is one of the best places to find […]

Become high performing – use Decision Management to deliver real-time predictive analytics

A recent Gartner group announcement said something that caught my eye Seventy percent of high-performing companies will manage their business processes using real-time predictive analytics or extreme collaboration by 2016, according to Gartner, Inc. “It has been technically possible to implement real-time analytics in transactional and record-keeping operational applications for decades. However, few business processes […]