Chapter Six: Business Rules

The next core concept is the definition, management, and execution of business rules. Business rules are the component of an enterprise decision management approach that ensures your policies, regulations, and business know-how power your systems. This chapter covers the concepts, technology, and process for managing business rules. The concepts and technology are presented first and the process second. If you prefer to get a sense of the steps first, however, you can skip ahead to that part of the chapter and refer back to concepts and technology as necessary.

Architectural Overview

Figure 6.1 repeats the overview of how the core technologies fit together. This chapter focuses on business rules management. Automating ...

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