Category Archives: Product Development

rtom #4 – Building a Rules Engine

This is a follow-on from “RealTime Offer Management” (RTOM) series of posts, the first of which can be found here.  A complete list of articles in this series is included at the bottom of this post.     When first visualising … Continue reading

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rtom #3 – Approach to Data

This is a follow-on from “RealTime Offer Management” (RTOM) post published on 19th November 2016 which can be found here. The incentive for building the RTOM application was in looking at how to implement an Event Enabled Enterprise (E3) in a … Continue reading

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Real Time Offer Management

A year or so ago for family reasons I needed to head back to Europe from a fantastic job at Marina Bay Sands in Singapore.  The experience of working in an Integrated Resort (Hotel, Casino, Retail, Conference Centre) is one that … Continue reading

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When is it time to stop evolving and re-build from the ground up?

For most major software applications, the companies that build them get trapped into a never ending cycle of enhance, extend, modify …… and fix.  Due to the nature of tight release schedules and increasing complexity the practice of “Refactoring” is … Continue reading

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