Brandenburg University of Technology
The problematic of discovering and differentiating data is certainly not new in the software community. In order for data to be meaningful, the context of that data must be understood. The actual trends concerning enterprise development take heavily into account the Software as a Service paradigm. Business rules are widely used to define business behavior. Therefore, to be able to access business rules in this context a proper way of discovery and invocation is required. This paper describes the architecture, and business processes of a Semantic Web Service based registry for business rules.