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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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Based on Forrester's research, ILOG has more than two times the number of customers as compared to any other business rules management systems (BRMS) vendor listed in the report.
The main reason for this is that business rules can factor a virtually unlimited and surprisingly complex number of possibilities.
As business rules are critical for automating such security-essential measures as screening, profiling, fraud detection, and cross-border transaction monitoring, the new event management features are expected to benefit the institutions and industries that must meet government-mandated security requirements.
This year's Conferences will feature more than 50 sessions, including five tracks of highly informative presentations and panel discussions on what it takes to achieve success with business rules and enterprise decisioning.
As business rule management systems are becoming increasingly important to enterprise Java applications, the availability of ILOG BR Studio will give Java developers using Eclipse a significant new productivity tool for leveraging these systems to create more flexible enterprise architectures," said Mike Milinkovich, executive director, Eclipse Consortium.
Our customers are making significant investments in their business rules based projects," said Michael Bleyle, VP Worldwide Client Services Corticon.
The operations of today's organizations are automated by sophisticated enterprise applications, which are themselves governed by complex business rules and processes," said Steve Maysonave, chairman, president, and CEO of Relativity Technologies.
HealthMarkets' planned widespread deployment of business rules for its applications reinforces its position as one of the most forward-thinking and innovative users of information technology in the insurance industry.
The Data Linking Solution includes Innovative's new Intelligent Combine feature, which allows users to eliminate duplicate records by defining their own business rules for more sophisticated merges and purges.
Pegasystems (NASDAQ: PEGA) is positioned as a Leader in "The Forrester Wave: Business Rules Platforms, Q2 2008.