IBM introduces open source offerings for workflow and decisions


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Explore a roadmap for successful digital decisioning and intelligent automation.

IBM Operational Decision Manager on IBM Z®

Modernize your Z applications

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Modernize your Z applications

Modernize your z/OS® applications from the inside out by discovering and externalizing business logic.

Add intelligence to your Z applications

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Add intelligence to your Z applications

Take advantage of an optimized interface with IBM Watson® Machine Learning to make predictive decisions at the speed of business.

Try it now on Z

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Try it now on Z

Explore how you can optimize Z apps with business rules, at no cost for 3 days.


Features of IBM Operational Decision Manager

Intuitively capture and express decision logic

Bring no-code decision modeling to business users. Empower them to describe how decisions are made, prototype and try them before going into production.

Built-in testing and simulation

Testing and simulation capabilities help users validate business logic against well-defined usage scenarios and key performance indicators.

Flexible cloud deployment options

The solution is available in a Cloud Express version, designed for organizations that need less-complex applications with lower transaction volumes.

Simplicity and ease of management

Take advantage of interfaces that enable you to quickly author, develop and test decision models.

Role-based permission management

The solution enables virtually anyone to participate in authoring, updating, deploying and managing the rules.

Built-in governance process

Scale business decisions using built-in governance and change management capabilities.

Get more capabilities

Available as part of IBM Cloud Pak

Extend your investment and scale with confidence


Includes AI-powered capabilities, a common UI, and low-code tools.


Get task automation, workflow orchestration and more.


With modular pricing, you only pay for what you need.

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Walk through IBM Operational Decision Management on z/OS capabilities at zero cost, no installation required.