White Paper: Driving Effective Automation with SAP BRF+ (Business Rule Framework)

BRF+ is one of the leading business rule management systems due to its flexible, easy and cost-effective implementation and its ability to automate business processes in a simpler and smarter way. BRF+ was first introduced in SAP NetWeaver 7.1 EhP1, but since the release of SAP S/4HANA 1610, BRF+ has gained significant traction, quickly becoming the go-to solution for many business processes like output management. It is the best choice for implementing business rules in an ABAP-based system. It is feature-rich, easily understandable for the business user, yet powerful, reliable and high-performing.

Business Value Drivers

  • Business user empowerment with graphical approach modeling without any programming
  • No setup cost, additional license or hardware to run BRF+ apps out-of-box and low TOC
  • Rapid time-to-value with feedback-based build cycle to reduce project duration
  • Transparency of rule execution and tracing for auditing purposes
  • Optimizes complex business processes through simple UI-based configuration using formulas and decision tables without any advanced technical skills
  • Seamless integration with existing ABAP applications including security and authorization
  • High performance

This white paper takes a deep dive into the business benefits and technical aspects of BRF+ including the framework, supported apps, prerequisites, implementation phases and use cases.