IBMÂ® Operational Decision Manager (ODM) V8.9.2 was announced on March 13th, 2018 and is now available to use as of March 23rdÂ for electronic distribution.
The new release has 3 main themes:
- Support for IBM Cloud Private
- A new ODM for Developers installer
- A simplified product structure
Support for IBM Cloud Private
ODM V8.9.2 can now be deployed on IBM Cloud Private through a set of predefined Docker images and Kubernetes charts for Cloud Private. It features support for business-rule-project creation and management with Decision Center and Decision Server Rules components.
A new ODM for Developers installer
A new product installer for ODM that is available at no charge for development and evaluation purposes only. Delivered as a Docker image on Docker Hub, which is combined with an Eclipse plugin for Rule Designer, the development environment. ODM for developers includes Decision Center and Decision Server Rules
A simplified product structure
ODM Standard and ODM Advanced editions are now combined into a single offering, “ODM Server“, which includes Decision Center, Decision Server Rules, and Decision Server Insights under a single license.
Decision Server ExpressÂ® and Decision Center Express are also merged into into a single offering, “ODM Server Express“. This new structure is intended to ease both ordering and compliance for ODM. For more details, see the Ordering information section.
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