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  • Editor's picks: Top 7 Bluemix tutorials for business process management

    You'll find the business process management content on developerWorks includes 7 top tutorials about using IBM Bluemix with business process management solutions. Whether using the Workflow or Business Rules services, or applying IBM Watson-related services to your IBM Business Process Manager environment, there are many ways to get started with Bluemix and your current business process management environment.


  • 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.

  • Install and configure a Decision Server Insights reference topology

    Learn how to install and configure an IBM ODM Decision Server Insights runtime production environment that meets non-functional requirements, including high availability, security and recoverability. The layout of the components of the environment described in this tutorial constitutes the Decision Server Insights reference topology.

  • Implementing Smarter Process decisions

    In our work assisting clients with smarter process applications, we are asked to detail leading practices for integrating decision services with business process management solutions. One question we encounter is when to use IBM Business Process Manager rules and when to use IBM ODM. The answer to this question is use-case specific, but there are criteria to consider for the target solution. This tutorial discusses the decisions to consider when developing applications that integrate business process management with decision services and provides a detailed example to illustrate the concepts.

  • 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, Part 1

    This tutorial is the first part of a two-part series: Improve decision making in process applications with the Question and Answer service on IBM Bluemix. Learn how you can invoke the Watson Question and Answer service to support the decision-making process for users working with an IBM Business Process Manager application.

  • Integrate IBM BPM with IBM Watson, Part 2

    This tutorial is the second part of a series: Engage users of process applications on their own terms with the Personality Insights service on IBM Bluemix. Learn how to integrate an IBM BPM V8.5 application with the Personality Insights service so that your team can use IBM Watson to tailor communications and decisions based on the audience.

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