Part 1:The Problem with Excel, and Why Rule-Based AI Can Be the Solution
The first part of the book builds the case, showing how an AI and business rules approach can help solve the problems you are encountering in Excel.
This section includes the following chapters:
- Chapter 1, Wrestling with Excel? You Are Not Alone, outlines the problems you may be facing in Excel, but reassures you that you are not the only person to encounter these issues and shows how an AI-based rule approach can help.
- Chapter 2, Choosing an AI and Business Rules Engine – Why KIE and Drools?, shows why the rules engine and AI tools from the KIE project are the best choice for you as an Excel user and welcomes you to an open community supported by IBM and Red Hat where you can get ongoing support.
- Chapter 3, Your First Business Rule with the Online KIE Sandbox, dives into writing business rules and creating your first decision model in the online KIE Sandbox using a classic Hello World example.