This guide provides information about the DataPoint Service and the IfThengine, as well as how to use both to configure Outcomes.
The IfThengine is a powerful and complex tool. This guide will give you the basics to get you started.
As a whole, the IfThengine consists of three pieces:
Basically, an event occurs in the system, such as: stats are updated, an order is placed, an autoShip is created, or an associate’s information is changed. When any of these happen, the system collects data and sends it to the Ifthengine.
The Ifthengine is a rule that says, “if something meets a criteria, then do an outcome”.