Gartner Research

Develop Good Decision Models to Succeed at Decision Management

Published: 11 April 2016

ID: G00278480

Analyst(s): W. Roy Schulte, Lisa Kart

Summary

The industry trends toward algorithmic business and decision automation are driving wider adoption of the decision management discipline. To succeed at decision management, data and analytics leaders need to understand which decisions need to be modeled and how to model them.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • Use Analytic Decision Models to Ensure the "Best" Solution in Light of Constraints
  • Use Business-Logic Decision Models to Implement Repeatable Decision-Making Processes
  • Build Explicit Analytic and Business-Logic Decision Models at Conceptual, Logical and Physical Levels
    • Conceptual
    • Logical
    • Physical
    • Using Decision Models

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