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Overview: Rule Engines and Event Processing

Published: 09 March 2009

ID: G00166368

Analyst(s): Jim Sinur , W. Roy Schulte

Summary

Complex-event processing software is a type of rule engine, but its technology differs from the rule engines found in a typical business rule management system. Architects should understand the benefits and limitations of both types of rule engines to implement good decision management strategies.

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