IBM BPM deployment topologies

Having designed, assembled, and implemented a business process (BPEL)-based Employee On-Boarding application, to deploy this application into production, you will need a robust deployment environment topology that makes use of a database like IBM DB2. A deployment environment is a collection of configured clusters, servers, and middleware that collaborate to provide an environment to host software modules. The characteristics of a successful deployment topology include:

  • Scalability
  • Availability
  • Recoverability
  • Performance
  • Maintainability (applications and the infrastructure itself)
  • Optimal usage of software license

Picking the right deployment topology is not only driven by the preceding factors, but in our case, SCA modules ...

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