Business Challenge story
Business-critical incentive compensation system had 60 rules for calculating bonuses, and provided little flexibility in product promotion. Monthly processing time took 12 - 18 hours causing a rush to meet the payroll deadline.
The company implemented IBM® WebSphere® ILOG® JRules business rule management system to create a flexible, easy-to-manage incentive compensation system.
Improved employee morale with quick resolution to compensation adjustments; Zero downtime for system versus frequent breakdowns previously; Broke up the monthly 12 - 18 hour processing run into daily 55 minute runs.