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Documentation

 Drools 6.0

Documentation Version Released      
Drools 6.0 20-DEC-2013 HTML Single HTML PDF
OptaPlanner
6.0 20-DEC-2013 HTML Single HTML PDF
Javadoc Version Released  
Kie API (Drools, jBPM) 6.0 20-DEC-2013 Javadoc
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6.0 20-DEC-2013 Javadoc

  

Drools 5.6 CR1

Jars, distributions and docs available from Maven - http://search.maven.org/#search|ga|1|org.drools

 

Drools 5.5 

Documentation Version Released      
Drools Introduction 5.5 13-NOV-2012 HTML Single HTML PDF
Drools Expert 5.5 13-NOV-2012 HTML Single HTML PDF
Drools Fusion 5.5 13-NOV-2012 HTML Single HTML PDF
Drools and jBPM integration
5.5 13-NOV-2012 HTML Single HTML PDF
Drools Guvnor 5.5 13-NOV-2012 HTML Single HTML PDF
Drools Planner
5.5. 13-NOV-2012 HTML Single HTML PDF
Javadoc Version Released  
Knowledge API (Drools, jBPM) 5.5 13-NOV-2012 Javadoc
Drools Planner
5.5 13-NOV-2012 Javadoc

 

 

 

Older documentation can be found in the documentation archive.

Other books

Jess in Action: Java Rule-based Systems
Ernest Friedman-Hill
ISBN: 1930110898

Expert Systems: Principles and Programming
Joseph Giarratano, Gary D. Riley
ISBN: 0534384471

Introduction to Expert Systems
Peter Jackson
ISBN: 0201876868

Smart Enough Systems
James Taylour, Neil Raden
Print ISBN-10: 0-13-234796-2
Print ISBN-13: 978-0-13-234796-9

Business Rules and Information Systems: Aligning IT with Business Goals
Tony Morgan
ISBN: 0201743914

Principles of the Business Rule Approach
Ronald G. Ross
ISBN: 0201788934

Business Rules Applied
Von Halle
ISBN: 0471412937

Papers

Rete: A fast algorithm for the many pattern/many object pattern match problem
by Charles L. Forgy
Artificial Intelligence, Volume 19, Issue 1, September 1982, Pages 17-37

Production Matching for Large Learning Systems (Rete/UL)
by Robert B. Doorenbos
PhD thesis, Carnegie Mellon University, January 31, 1995

The LEAPS Algorithms
by Don Batory
Technical Report 94-28, Department of Computer Sciences, University of Texas at Austin, 1994

Websites of interest

Java Rules community
Business Rules Community