4 days
Online Offline

DescriptionWhat we offer

This course provides an introduction to building rules and rule sets that will be developed and published via the IBM Curam Express Rules (CER) framework. It presents an overview of the key analysis tasks involved in transforming legislation or other statutory documentation into rule sets that can be created, published, and maintained via CER. It introduces the concepts and tasks that underpin rules development, focusing on how rules development can be performed via the CER framework. The course covers out-of-the-box CER functionality. It also enables learners to gain practical exposure to the CER Editor operations that are typically required of a range of personnel working on Curam projects.

ObjectivesWhat you learn

  • Describe what Rules are and what they're used for.
  • Analyze legislation and construct rules documentation.
  • Describe how Rules relate to Products in Curam.
  • Explain the purpose and features of Rule Sets.
  • Outline the functionality and scope of the CER Editor.
  • Create new Rule Sets using the CER Editor.
  • Set up new Dynamic Evidence types.
  • Explain the significance of generated Rule Sets to Dynamic Products.

TopicsThe best for you

  • The main analysis tasks required by IBM Curam Express Rules development
  • Analyzing legislation and other statutory documents with a view to translating them into rules and rule sets
  • Rules development via the IBM CER framework
  • The main features and functions of the IBM CER Rules Editor application
  • Best-practice interactions between business analysts and developers during rules implementation via CER

PrerequisitesWhat should you know


You should have:

  • a working knowledge of health and human services programs and exposure to and experience of typical business analysis activities related to system implementations.

In addition,

You should have:

  • experience of translating Social Welfare legislation into Eligibility and Entitlement business rules.


It is recommended that you have experience of working with browser-based applications and have attended Fundamentals of the IBM Curam SPM Platform for Business Analysts 6.0.4 (9D310).

AudienceWho should attend

This intermediate course is intended for business analysts and other functional and technical personnel who will develop rule sets to be published, deployed, and maintained via the IBM Curam Express Rules (CER) framework.