About Variables

Variables assume values that you define for them. As a designer, you use them during design-time in your business rules and macros. If you set the variable usage type to runtime prompt, at runtime, users are prompted to supply a value or values for the variable.

Variables are local (apply to one business rule) or global (can be applied to multiple business rules and macros). Business Rules provides three types of variables that you can use in your business rules: