What it can do for your business

IBM Operational Decision Manager on Cloud is a cloud service that helps you capture, automate and manage rules-based business decisions. It is a business rules automation platform that anyone can work with―from IT to business-line leaders. Users can quickly initiate business rules management projects at lower costs by reducing the need for IT assistance and hardware and software acquisitions. In seconds, it can authorize a loan, decide on a promotion or detect a cross-sell opportunity with high precision and customization. This service allows you to remain up-to-date and well-aligned with the changing business objectives of your organization.

Full decision management

Captures, manages and automates business policies, practices and regulations on the cloud. Gain more visibility and control of your business decisions.

Easier to adopt & invest

Eliminates typical inhibitors—capital expenditure, hardware availability and skills for installing and operating a decision management platform.

Faster time to value

Provides three pre-configured development, test and production environments with further options to customize to your development cycle. You can get started within 48 hours without IT support.

Key features

  • Ready-to-use environments with options to customize
  • Role-based permission management
  • Intuitive way to capture and express decision logic
  • Built-in governance process
  • Gain better visibility of your usage patterns
  • Option for lower priced entry with Cloud Express offering

Security and privacy in the cloud

When using IBM Cloud offerings, your company can scale and adapt quickly to changing business needs without compromising security, privacy or risk levels. Learn more about IBM Cloud security

This offering meets the following industry and global compliance standards, depending on the edition you choose.

  • EU-US Privacy Shield and Swiss-US Privacy Shield Framework
  • HIPAA for Healthcare USA
  • ISO 27001
  • ISO 27017
  • ISO 27018

To learn about the compliance and certifications for a specific offering edition, consult the Cloud Services data security and privacy data sheets.

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Pre-configured ready to use environments
Pre-configured ready to use environments
Comprehensive rule update cycle
Comprehensive rule update cycle
Decision governance framework
Decision governance framework
Self-service user management interface
Self-service user management interface

Which option is right for you?

  • ODM on Cloud


    Capture, automate, manage and audit repeatable business decisions as a hosted and fully managed solution by IBM.

  • ODM on Cloud Express


    Capture, automate, manage and audit repeatable business decisions with a low cost entry point for less complex and non-mission critical applications.

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