Introduction

This decision modeling case study examines how the Corticon provides a way to automate a benefits eligibility determination yet still provide the flexibility for the business experts to create and manage the rules.

Basic Decision Modeling

Identify the Business Decision(s) to be made

Determine if a farmer is eligible for benefits?

Collect and Review Rules needed for each decision

To make this decision we will need some rules.

Here are some sample rules:

R1: Calf sale weight less than or equal to 350 lb are not eligible

R2: Breeding stock sold is eligible provided the animals are raised from birth and the producer is enrolled in the cow-calf category