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Supplier Assessment

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The tutorial will use the scenario of an assessment designed to check the most suitable company.

Scenario

Ryan is a Product Manager of a construction company and he wants to select the best portfolio of a company as their main supplier. The supplier assessment will perform both qualitative and quantitative evaluations and help to get the final decision.

How to Run

1. Open the file Main.xml.

2. Click on Logic Run Template.

3. Select a template.

4. Click Debug.

5. Click Next Step to go step by step.

or Click Stop Debugging to see the output skipping the debug process.

6. You will see the output under the Parameters window.

and if there are any notifications, you will see them under the Notifications window.

Process Steps

The process contains a set of main steps.

StepUsed FlexRule Module/ tool
1. The company should have a valid Business Registration numberRPA web module
2. Give scores according to a set of rulesDecision Table
3. Determine eligibilityDecision Table

For this project, it is required to download the Robotic Extension using the Extension Manager.

Project Description

The project contains the following files:

General Flow

  • Main.xml: The main flow that connects all the components
  • ValidateBusinessRegistrationNumber.xml: Connects the validation components
  • SearchCompanyIdRegistrationFlow.xml: Check the company business registration number online

DRD (Decision Reuquirement Diagram)

  • DetermineEligibility.xml: Determines the eligibility of the supplier connecting decision tables of each category

Decision Table

  • Contracts Management.xml: Ruleset on contract management
  • Supplier Information.xml: Ruleset on supplier information

Natural Language

  • Quality Management.xml: Ruleset on quality management

Fact Concept 

  • SupplierDetails.xml: Define supplier object

BoxedExpressions

  • BoxedExpression.xml: Define the formulas used in the project

Business Glossary

  • BusinessGlossary.xml: Define the business terms

The Flow Design

1. Define the supplier object as a Fact Concept. This is the final JSON object with all the details of a supplier.

Supplier.xml

2. Define the business glossary and boxed expressions where possible. You can always add more items as you build the project.

BusinessGlossary.xml
BoxedExpression.xml

3. Define rules to give scores to each decision table and natural language document

Contracts Management.xml
Supplier Information.xml
Quality Management.xml

4. Define the validation flows.

SearchCompanyIdRegistrationFlow.xml
ValidateBusinessRegistrationNumber.xml

5. Define the complete path in the main flow.

Main.xml

Download the project

The project can be downloaded using the attachment at the end of the page.

Updated on February 17, 2021

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