With increasing calls for government accountability and cost savings, agencies are contending with a mountain of rule and policy changes affecting everything from pensions and benefits, to client eligibility and oversight. To make sense of it all, administrators are turning to products like Progress® Corticon®, a business rules engine (BRE) that automates decision making with business logic that sits outside the code. Easy access to logic fosters increased agility as business users can apply rules changes quickly, ensuring error-free and accurate processes without draining IT resources.
There are a host of applications where effective business rules management can create value:
Rules and regulations are always changing. Computed manually, it can be fruitless to try and keep pace while still ensuring accuracy and full compliance. Government agencies, while not private businesses, do encounter severe consequences for non-compliance―and can even leave agencies exposed to legal action. As the legislative process can sometimes get bogged down, agencies are still required to provide proper benefits when laws change. Corticon has been shown to reduce maintenance cycles by 25x.
The benefits of automating business rules with a BRE like Corticon are significant:
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