decision model notation

Collaboration Announcement on Real-World Decision Modeling with DMN Book

We are pleased to announce a collaboration with LuxMagi on a new book, Real-World Decision Modeling with DMN. The book is being written by leading decision modeling experts James Taylor, CEO of Decision Management Solutions and Jan Purchase, founder of Lux Magi. Read the full announcement here. “A well-defined, well-structured approach to Decision Modeling (using the OMG […]

Free Chapter! New BPMN and DMN Book

A free chapter is now available for the new book, “The MicroGuide to Process and Decision Modeling in BPMN/DMN: Building More Effective Processes by Integrating Process Modeling with Decision Modeling” now available on Amazon. Decision Model and Notation (DMN) is an evolution of Business Process Model and Notation (BPMN) 2.0 into an even more powerful and […]

Upcoming Webinar: 4 Key Benefits of Integrating BPMN and DMN

Free Live Webinar December 2, 2014 10:00 am PST, 1:00 pm EST Register here. The landscape of process modeling has evolved as have the best practices. The smartest companies are using decision modeling in combination with process modeling. The principle reason is that decisions and processes are discovered and managed in separate, yet, interrelated ways. Decision […]

Presentation and Webcast: Engaging Business Users with Drools

Decision modeling as part of the requirements phase or iteratively during agile projects makes it easier for business users to fully participate in Drools implementations and maintenance. If you missed yesterday’s webinar, Engaging Business Users with Drools, the presentation and webcast are now available. In the webinar, James Taylor, CEO of Decision Management Solutions and Mariano De […]

Decision Camp 2014

Join us at Decision Camp 2014, October 13-15, 2014 in beautiful San Jose, CA hosted by PayPal. Decision Camp is an event by decision management practitioners for practitioners – and registration is free! Practitioners are Business Analysts, Business Experts, Developers or Architects that use or consider using Decision Management technologies such as Business Rules, Predictive Analytics, […]

DecisionsFirst Modeler Enterprise Edition Announced Today

Today we are pleased to announce the release of the Enterprise Edition of our cloud-based decision modeling software, DecisionsFirst Modeler. The new Enterprise Edition delivers user-friendly, standards-based graphical decision models integrated with implementation and application development platforms such as business rules management systems (BRMS) and predictive analytic platforms, making it easier to manage and improve business decisions in […]

Decision Management at the Building Business Capability Conference 2014

Join us at the Building Business Capability Conference (@BBCapability) in Fort Lauderdale in November for a pre-conference tutorial on Decision Modeling with DMN and a case study presentation on Decision-Centric Dashboards with DMN with Assure Corporation. Decision Modeling with DMN: Extending BPMN to Decisions, Business Rules and Analytics This workshop introduces the powerful technique of […]

Enterprise-Scale Agile Development with DecisionsFirst Modeler

The Agile Development movement is in search of a reliable mechanism for scaling successful agile projects into larger enterprise-wide implementations. A key challenge involves stitching together all applicable ‘stories’ into a logical big picture that can drive enterprise project management, architecture alignment, change management, impact analysis and operations. Current story-aggregation mechanisms like ‘epics’ or functional […]

Decision Modeling in V3 of the BABOK®

The International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA) has announced a public review of version 3 of the Business Analysis Body of Knowledge® (BABOK® Guide).  This is an exciting release for the Decision Management community.  Decision Modeling has been added as a technique using the Decision Model and Notation (DMN) standard. The Business Process Modeling perspective has a solid focus on […]