Monthly Archives: January 2013

Rule Violations and Over-Constrained Problems

Practical people know that one of the most important property of a business rule is its ability to be violated. Here are a few examples:

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Decision Execution Reports

OpenRules Release 6.2.3 adds an ability to generate decision execution reports in the HTML format. These reports help a rule designer to analyze which rules were actually executed and in which order. 

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How to compact large decision tables

A well-known problem with decision tables is that they frequently become too big and too difficult to manage.  It is also well-known that OpenRules utilizes Excel-based decision tables as its major representation mechanism for business rules.  So, I decided to … Continue reading

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