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Tag Archives: Rules Engine

How To Tell Stuff To A Computer

This looks like a great read; can’t wait to do so. (via Mark Watson)


It would be nice to have a lovingly supported CLIPS mode along with org-mode literate programming (babel) and a clear legal pedigree.

clips-mode 0.7 Release

Just put a new release of clips-mode out on Marmalade. Changes are minor, just taking over Andrey’s wonderful contribution to the community. Cut over to GPLV3, added a build script, and started adding TODOs in the task list.

The Jess Blog

The only blog on Jess that I’ve found.

Mímir is an experimental rule engine written in Clojure

It looks nice; details here.

Ontological Management with Protege OWL and Jess

Part of my quest to learn more about rules-engines involved the desire to find a really good approach for knowledge management. The short story is that when you work with a subject matter expert (SME), you need to find some good way to capture the domain data and behavior, the rules, actions, and everything else […]

Rules-Engines Recommended Wikipedia Reading

You know that advice “trust but verify”? It couldn’t be more true when it comes to the realm of applied or narrow artificial intelligence, specifically with respect to rules-engines. There is more dis-information out there on rules-engines than on any other tech topic that I’ve ever researched. It is really, really shocking the amount of […]

Post’s Tenth Rule of Computing

Any sufficiently complicated enterprise system contains an ad-hoc, informally-specified bug-ridden slow implementation of half of a rules engine. Ok, Post didn’t really say it I’m just having a little fun here paraphrasing Greenspun. Think about it though; it works!

IntelliFest Favorite Presentations: 2010-2012

Part of my path to knowledge engineering mastering has been to read everything available out there today about the modern knowledge engineering landscape. IntelliFest graciously posted all of their presentations from 2010-2012, and all of them are helpful. The following, though, were particularly helpful to me, and I wanted to share which ones and why, […]

The Lisa Project

Lisa is a production-rule system implemented in the Common Lisp Object System (CLOS), and is heavily influenced by CLIPS and the Java Expert System Shell (JESS). – Lisa Site