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  • Top 10 editor's picks for IBM Business Process Manager

    It's time to update this list to include some of the best tutorials published about IBM Business Process Manager in the past year. I selected content that helps you through the planning, configuration, development, and deployment phases of your business process applications, guiding you as you use recent versions of the product.


  • IBM Business Process Management Journal

    The summer 2015 issue gathers together content that helps you improve the experience for end users of your IBM Business Process Manager process applications, focusing on Process Portal, dashboards, and coaches. Content covers all phases of designing and using interfaces, from how you can design your business processes in the very early brainstorming phases, to how you can customize coaches for your particular organization, and how you can integrate them into a mobile environment. This issue also includes a comparison of capabilities of runtime monitoring dashboards in IBM Business Monitor and IBM Business Process Manager, and tips for troubleshooting browser migration issues.

  • 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.

  • 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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