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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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DoD Components will also plan for a January 1, 2005, implementation of the passive RFID business rules.
Business rules, as described here, represent the business logic created by company management, industry regulatory boards and the government.
Business rules represent, in a readable and easy to modify format, the hundreds or even thousands of business policies that drive business processes - from customer, supplier and partner agreements to operations procedures.
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.
The Business Rules Forum conferences, including the Business Rules Forum, the Rules Technology Summit, and RulesExpo, will be held October 21-25 at the Buena Vista Palace.
Exposing these critical business assets, Corticon's Business Rules Management System enables enterprises to "build for change" and is an integral part of a well architected business process-based application.
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.
Corticon Technologies, the leader in model-driven Business Rules Management Systems (BRMS), today announced the immediate availability of the Corticon Business Rules Management Foundation (Corticon Foundation) a flexible and powerful new platform to embed Corticon's market leading Business Rules Management capabilities into any enterprise application.
AdminisTEP uses perimeter processing to apply its "Smart" business rules to reduce operational costs and information technology demands.
Corticon's Business Rules Management System for Documentum, automates complex decisions within business processes which are designed and orchestrated using the EMC Documentum Process Suite, EMC's business process management (BPM) offering.
The CorticonCertified program provides a comprehensive assessment of skills and capabilities that, coupled with instructor-directed or self-directed training from Corticon, proves that CorticonCertified Professionals and the advanced level, CorticonCertified Masters, have the required skill set to successfully model and implement business rules, train others on the use of Corticon solutions or provide helpdesk or product support to individuals who use Corticon solutions.