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  • Top 5 editor's picks for IBM Business Monitor

    Check out the top 5 editor's picks of IBM Business Monitor content that is published on developerWorks. Review tutorials that help you to get IBM Business Monitor up and running on a recent version, to use dashboards, and to understand options for integrating with IBM Business Process Manager.


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  • IBM Business Process Manager operation overview, Part 1

    The maintenance of a clustered server environment for IBM Business Process Manager that interacts with many back-end and front-end systems and services can be a challenging task. Administrators can follow the IBM Business Process Manager operation overview series to guide their daily operation work. Part 1 in this series introduces topology good practices, security configuration, basic administration of applications and processes, and monitoring operations.

  • Comparing IBM Business Process Manager dashboards to IBM Business Monitor

    Solution architects can add custom monitoring to an IBM Business Process Manager solution with either the tools built into IBM Business Process Manager or by adding the IBM Business Monitor product to the solution. This tutorial explores these two alternatives by showing how to develop custom dashboards for a sample business scenario. It discusses findings and makes recommendations on selecting the best fit for your situation.

  • Disaster recovery guidance for IBM Business Process Manager: An updated approach for IBM BPM V8.x

    Over the past several years, IBM BPM features have been developed and verified to enable cross-site replication and recovery, achieving very sophisticated disaster-recovery objectives. Learn about the core principles that guide an infrastructure architect to design a successful disaster-recovery strategy.

  • Improve performance for IBM Operational Decision Manager series

    Part 1, Reduce rule execution time, provides a brief overview of the different IBM ODM modules, how they interact with each other, and recommended settings for performance improvements that have been found to have the most impact on rule execution. In Part 2, Reduce rule execution resource consumption, learn about recommended settings for addressing performance issues encountered when working with the Rule Execution Server. In Part 3, Reduce response times for hosted transparent decision services, learn about recommended settings for addressing performance issues encountered when working with hosted transparent decision services.

  • An efficient update strategy for large IBM Business Process Manager installations

    Learn a new methodology that can substantially ease the roll up of interim fix updates across a cluster of installations of IBM Business Process Manager. This strategy is applicable to all IBM offerings that use the IBM Installation Manager.

  • Planning a migration to the latest version of IBM BPM and IBM Business Monitor

    Learn a successful strategy to plan your migration to IBM Business Process Manager (BPM) V8.5.5 and IBM Business Monitor V8.5.5. Migrating your products requires input from both the business and the technical teams responsible for an application. Learn the business planning and preparation requirements and the technical considerations for a migration of IBM BPM and IBM Business Monitor. This tutorial is intended primarily to assist the IT team and business managers, including project managers and solution architects.

  • Applying DevOps concepts to your IBM Business Process Manager project

    DevOps, a software methodology that integrates application development and IT operations, continues to gain momentum in IT shops. But there is still a gap in many organizations between talking about DevOps and implementing it effectively. This tutorial provides a brief overview of DevOps and looks at how DevOps concepts can be realized on an IBM Business Process Management project.

  • Integrate IBM BPM with IBM Watson 2-part series

    Learn how to improve decision making in process applications with the Question and Answer service on IBM Bluemix and how to engage users of process applications on their own terms with the Personality Insights service on IBM Bluemix. The tutorials in this series show how to integrate an IBM BPM V8.5 application with the both the Question and Answer services and the Personality Insights service.

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