Decision Modelling

How to Succeed with AI – New Leading Practice Brief

To succeed with AI, focus on decisions, not a separate initiative. As companies invest in AI technologies, it is clear a technology-led approach does not work. To get business value from AI, companies should focus AI efforts on improving business decisions. A recent survey of executives adopting Artificial Intelligence (AI) provides critical context for companies […]

DMN had a great year and looking forward to 2018

Happy New Year! 2017 saw strong growth in decision management and decision modeling with DMN, especially in claims, underwriting, marketing and origination. Customers increasingly are choosing Decision Management to integrate advanced analytics, business rules and AI into their operational systems, and deliver consistent decisions across multiple applications and channels. There were also notable changes in how customers […]

5 Decision Modeling Benefits for Decision Automation from Real-World Projects

Our experience with decision modeling with the Decision Model and Notation (DMN) standard is broad and deep. We have trained nearly 1,000 people and we have used decision modeling on dozens of real-world projects. Decision modeling is the cornerstone of decision automation projects like Fraud Detection, Claims Handling and Customer Next Best Action. Decision models […]

Predictive Analytics World SF 2017 – Analytics Blocking and Tackling

Along with the many topics at Predictive Analytics World SF this week representing the leading edge of analytic sophistication, there were also presenters speaking to the blocking and tackling necessary to nurture analytic thinking and scale adoption within their organization. Since many organizations are facing these same analytic adoption and scale problems, I’d like to highlight […]

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 […]

Version 7 of The Decision Management Systems Platform Technologies Report

We’ve posted Version 7 of our popular Decision Management Systems Platform Technologies Report with new content on The Analytics Capability Landscape. We also welcome new vendors Blue Yonder and Erudine to the platform vendor index. Overview Organizations are adopting a new class of operational systems called Decision Management Systems to meet the demands of consumers, regulators and […]

Lessons Learned from the Real-Life Deployment of Decision Management at Scale – BBC 2015

I am giving a session at this year’s Building Business Capability conference on “Lessons Learned from the Real-Life Deployment of Decision Management at Scale“ at 8:00am on the Friday of the show. With initial success adopting decision management technologies, large, global, organizations have begun rolling out decision management and decision modeling using the new Decision Model and […]

The Value of Predictive Analytics and How Using Decision Modeling Helps You Succeed

May 27, 2015 10:00 am PDT, 1:00 pm EDT Register here. Successful predictive analytic projects follow a well-defined approach from requirements to modeling, implementation and deployment, embedding the analytic results in operational systems that improve business performance. In this live webinar, James Taylor, CEO and Principal Consultant at Decision Management Solutions and Matt Kitching, Senior […]

Upcoming Webinar – Framing Analytic Requirements with Decision Modeling

Complimentary Webinar April 2, 2015, 9:00 am PDT, 12:00 pm EDT Register here. One of the most important steps in a predictive analytic effort is correctly framing the problem a way that creates a shared understanding of the business problem across business, IT and analytics teams. Established analytic approaches such as CRISP-DM stress the importance of […]

Decision-Led Process Innovation – New White Paper

How Decision Management Simplifies Business Processes and Improves Results Making decisions explicit and managing them in concert with processes ensures an effective separation of concerns and a more streamlined business. Decision-led process innovation results in: Simpler and more agile processes. More flexible business applications. Increased capacity for change. Improved organizational alignment. To learn more, register […]