This paper describes the quantitative benefits of Visual Rules in application development as a result of numerous customer projects, including the ROI achieved. Visual Rules has established itself as a Business Rules Management (BRM) tool and enables the multitude of business rules used in a company to be automated efficiently. The use of Visual Rules doesn?t just result in more software agility, it also reduces development and maintenance costs at the same time.
Both Service Oriented Architectures (SOA) and Business Rules Systems (BRS) aim to adapt business processes quickly and easily to new. The SOA approach offers the concept of services for this. Services are functional units for clearly defined areas of expertise. The Business Rules approach includes the concept of encapsulation. Business rules are developed separately from the technical environment. This allows business logic to be quickly adapted to changing requirements. The goal is to make