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business rule

A directive, policy or procedure within an organization. Business rules may also come from outside sources such as government regulations and membership association guidelines. See BRE and SME.
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An emerging and workable definition breaks business logic into two fundamental types of computing: the application of business rules and the execution of data processing.
In an increasing number of organisations, business rules originate in multiple departments across levels of management, emphasising the need for business rule management.
The 10th annual International Business Rules Forum[TM], the worldwide conference of record for the business rules industry, opens October 21st here as the industry's experts, consultants, user organizations and vendors gather to explore the role of business rules in Enterprise Decision Management (EDM) and allied fields including Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA), Business Process Management (BPM), Business Intelligence (BI), Compliance and Legacy Modernization.
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Forrester, a leading independent technology research firm, evaluated 13 platforms from 11 vendors using 175 different criteria that organizations consider when selecting a Business Rules Management System.
By memorandum, dated April 14, 2003 (attached), I directed the Defense Contract Management Agency (DCMA) to proceed with a time-phased implementation of changes in business rules to limit government source inspections for contracts valued below $250,000.
In addition, the Forum's producers announced that seven media organizations whose audiences have great interest in business rules and EDM have joined the Forum as media sponsors for 2007: BPTrends, Business Intelligence Network, Business Rules Community, eBizQ, Government Technology, Network World and Tech Decisions for Insurance.