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Getting Started with Rules Engine

Gainsight NXT

This article supports Gainsight NXT, the next evolution of the Customer Success platform. If you are using Gainsight CS Salesforce Edition, you can find supporting documentation by visiting the home page, and selecting CS > Salesforce Edition.

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Rules Engine help you scale your data investment by harnessing cutting-edge technology to transform customer data into value delivered. Gainsight Rules Engine can perform multi-step, in-memory data processing to convert raw customer data to real-world action. Rules Engine can also perform multiple fetches and transformations in a single rule; including tasks to fetch data from multiple sources, merge, aggregate, pivot and then load to an object.

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Gainsight NXT in Salesforce CRM
Content in this section supports Gainsight NXT accessing through Salesforce Login. To learn more about Gainsight NXT in Salesforce, click here.


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If you have connected to Salesforce Connector, you can also use Salesforce Objects to create a Dataset. The steps and other configurations remain the same.

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Sample Rules Engine High-Level Task Transformation


Rules Engine helps you reduce the number of rules created and all MDA custom objects created, by enabling Admins to work with multiple data sets from multiple Objects; as well as process the data and perform actions.

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