Decision Management

Why Model Decisions with DMN – a video

The third in the series of short videos about Decision Modeling is focused on the choice of the Decision Model and Notation (DMN) standard. Jan Purchase and I developed these while working on a new book – Real-World Decision Modeling with DMN – and this third video discusses  why, with many ways to model decisions, we would pick DMN: Standards […]

What’s the Motivation for Decision Modeling? – a video

The second in the series of short videos about Decision Modeling is focused on motivation – why model decisions? Jan Purchase and I developed while working on a new book – Real-World Decision Modeling with DMN – and this second video discusses some of the key motivations for adopting decision modeling: Practical benefits of decision modeling in terms of […]

What is Decision Modeling – a video

Jan Purchase and I are working on a new book – Real-World Decision Modeling with DMN – and ahead of the publication we have made a series of short videos about decisions, decision modeling and DMN. The first one introduces decision modeling: What is a business decision? Why are they so important? What is Decision Modeling and what can […]

5 Reasons Why Business Analysts Like Decision Modeling with DMN

The purpose of business analysis is to accurately describe the requirements for an information system (more or less). Business Analysts use a variety of techniques to do this. They use techniques designed to help them find out what is required, to elicit the requirements, and they use techniques to describe and model those requirements in […]

How to Scale Your Decision Management Program – Upcoming Live Webinar

Wednesday, December 16, 2015 10:00:00 AM PST  Free Registration Here. Learn from leading organizations who are broadly deploying decision management and decision modeling at scale. These organizations have learned valuable lessons about using decision management technologies, rolling out the approach and adopting decision modeling. This webinar gives you the opportunity to learn from their experience […]

The Business Challenges That Drive Decision Management

There are innumerable challenges that enterprises face which they need to address in order to survive. Decision management systems are especially adept at solving these particular business challenges: Rapidly Changing Business Regulations Changing regulations is a fact of life for many businesses. It is crucial to understand and quickly implement these regulations so all business transactions […]

What Is Decision Management?

Before adopting and using decision management technologies, a fundamental understanding of this business discipline is extremely valuable. For professionals and executives with little time to spare, this quick decision management primer defines this practice, gives an overview of the steps to decision management, and is the first in a series of posts that aim to […]

How to Succeed with Advanced Analytics at Scale

The webinar has taken place. You can view the recording here. Leading organizations today are looking to scale their advanced analytics capabilities, especially data mining and predictive analytics, to improve business performance, reduce fraud and improve customer responsiveness. However traditional analytic project approaches are hard to scale and difficult to implement in the real-time environment […]

Gartner Lists Decision Management Solutions as a Sample Vendor for Decision Management in its Hype Cycle for Business Process Management, 2015

Palo Alto, CA – August 18, 2015 Leading Decision Management consulting and decision modeling software provider, Decision Management Solutions, has been cited as a “Sample Vendor” in the Gartner Hype Cycle for Business Process Management, 2015. Gartner is one of the leading independent information technology, research and advisory companies in the world. The yearly “Hype […]

Upcoming Training in Decision Management and Decision Modeling with DMN

The next session of our popular live online training courses in Decision Management and Decision Modeling with DMN are now posted: Introduction to Decision Management August 25-27, 2015 Decision Management allows the effective automation of decision-making combined with increased business agility and greater effectiveness. Decision Management is a proven approach for adopting business rules and predictive […]