overall key Challenges identified
Exchange & update business rules, dynamically. E.g.,
- compose an application from multiple components.
- Net.Commerce-type B2C: marketing manager, data miner, ...
- buy/sell or integrate between heterogenous peer applications.
- B2B inter-enterprise supply chain in manufacturing industry.
- E.g., when and how to order or return items, that impact planning.
- Internet purchasing: terms & conditions.
Facilitate specification, dynamically, of a given rule set by
- multiple authors.
- e.g., cross-enterprise or cross-application.
- non-technical/non-programmer authors.
- make abstraction level more easily human-understandable.