Ilog, a company engaged in delivery of software and related services, has announced that it joined the Microsoft Business Process Alliance and will collaborate on delivering the value of business rule management systems to Microsoft enterprise software customers.
Expanding the strategic relationship between Ilog and Microsoft, Ilog joins an industry-leading group of ISV partners with a specific focus on creating solutions that further enhance business process management (BPM) on the Microsoft platform.
The Microsoft Business Process Alliance was established to propel mainstream adoption of BPM by promoting a powerful set of end-to-end solutions for automating business processes. Ilog and Microsoft will collaborate to upgrade, expand and promote the integration Ilog rules for .NET Ilog’s business rule management systems (BRMS) for the .NET platform, with Microsoft desktop and enterprise products.
With Ilog rules for .NET, customers can author and manage the business rules that define business decisions, and can integrate the resulting decision services into their business applications using products familiar to end users such as the Microsoft Office system, integrating with developer technologies.
This synergy between Ilog’s BRMS and Microsoft desktop and enterprise technologies, significantly increases ease-of-use and improves time-to-market for enterprises worldwide.