I’ve used the ILog Business Rules products on a number of projects. Reasonable software. Does the job. Not exactly cheap. I’m not sure why they went for the aquisition by IBM — it was announced back at the end of July, so likely nothing to do with hard economic times.
What does this mean for software developers and system integrators? Back when the aquisition plans were first announced, I joked that we would soon be using WebSphere rules. And wouldn’t you know it, the aquisition announcement mentions ILog and WebSphere in the same sentence several times.Read more »