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Announcement: IBM Business Process Manager (BPM) Version 8.6.0

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Abstract

This document provides information about the upcoming release of the IBM Business Process Manager Version 8.6.0 product.

Content

IBM Business Process Manager (IBM BPM) V8.6.0 is an update to the comprehensive and consumable IBM BPM platform that provides visibility and management of your business processes.

This release, the product name changed from IBM Business Process Manager to IBM Business Process Manager Server as a result of simplifying the package, combining IBM BPM Advanced and IBM BPM Standard into a single edition. IBM Business Process Manager Server includes all the same server profiles (IBM Process Center, IBM Process Server, IBM BPM Advanced, IBM BPM Advanced only, IBM BPM Standard, and IBM Process Federation Server) as separately deployable components of IBM BPM Server.

Information is available on the following topics in this document:



IBM Business Process Manager including IBM Process Designer and IBM Integration Designer


This product version includes the following enhancements:
  • Product simplification
  • Web Process Designer
  • Representational state transfer (REST) integrations
  • IBM BPM UI toolkit
  • Process Portal and Process federation Server (PFS) enhancements
  • IBM BPM on Cloud
  • Housekeeping
  • Cloud product insights
  • New supported environments that includes Java 8
  • Various usability and performance improvements


Detailed hardware and software requirements

For information on the supported hardware and software for the release, see the following documents:


Announcement letter and release date

Refer to the IBM Business Process Manager V8.6 Announcement Letter for additional information.

These products are planned for electronic delivery on 22 September 2017.
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Cross reference information
Segment Product Component Platform Version Edition
Business Integration IBM Business Process Manager Family Documentation AIX, Linux, Windows 8.6.0.0 IBM Business Process Manager Server Express

Document information

More support for: IBM Business Process Manager
Documentation

Software version: 8.6.0.0

Operating system(s): AIX, Linux, Windows

Software edition: IBM Business Process Manager Server, IBM Business Process Manager Server Express

Reference #: 2008436

Modified date: 22 September 2017