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Business Rules

To model Business Rules in Enterprise Architect, work through the following steps

Example

These steps are represented graphically in the following flow:

BRMRoadMap

How to

To create a Business Rule Model from a template provided with Enterprise Architect

Step

Action

See also

1

In the Project Browser, either:

Click on the New Model From Pattern icon in the toolbar
Right-click on a model root node and select the Add a New Model using Wizard context menu option
Right-click on a package and select the Add | Add a New Model using Wizard context menu option.

 

The Select Model(s) dialog displays.

 


2

In the Select From field, click on the drop-down arrow and select Business Rule Model.

Alternatively, if it is listed in the Technology panel, select the Business Rule Model item.

 


3

In the Name panel, select the checkbox next to the Business Rule Model icon.

 


4

Click on the OK button.

 


The following model structure is created in the Project Browser:

Example

BusinessRootModel

 

The Business Rules Model diagram, shown below, encapsulates the components of the Business Rules model.

BusRuleModel

Notes

Business Rule Modeling is available in the Business and Software Engineering edition and Ultimate edition of Enterprise Architect

 

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Learning Center topics

(Alt + F1) | Modeling Languages | Business | Business Rule Model Introduction
(Alt + F1) | Business Modeling | Business Rules | Getting Started