| 11:25am - 12:25pm | Organizing & Deploying Business Rules Track
Best Practices in Rule Discovery and Analysis
Vice-President of Products, Sparkling Logic, Inc.
Application Manager, TIAA-CREF
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ABOUT THIS SESSION:
Rule discovery and analysis are the most important and least understood of the phases in the development of a business rule application or service. Join us to hear an overview of the rule discovery and analysis phases of a project, based on IBM's Agile Business Rule Development (ABRD) methodology, and learn about the experiences, challenges and best practices evolved based on TIAA-CREF's business rule projects.
In this session you will learn:
How ABRD differs from other methodologies and why an agile approach is well-suited for business rule applications
Why rule discovery and analysis are critical to the success of your project
How you can get started with rule discovery
What activities are performed and what artifacts are created during rule discovery and analysis
How to capture and document business rules and business vocabulary
Best practices based on TIAA-CREF’s business rule projects
ABOUT THE SPEAKER(s):
Colleen McClintock is Vice-President of Products at Sparkling Logic. She has worked in the BRMS/Decision Management space since the early 90’s. Colleen led ILOG’s (acquired by (IBM) Product Marketing and Management team, evolving JRules to the market-leading BRMS. At IBM Colleen continued to work in Decision Management and BPM Product Management, focusing on business analyst and business user empowerment and leading a project with IBM Research on next-generation decision management technologies.
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