IBM Integration Bus provides the capabilities needed to build solutions addressing diverse integration requirements. A wide variety of data formats are supported, including standards-based formats (such as XML, DFDL, and JSON). A comprehensive range of operations can be performed on data, including routing, filtering, enrichment, multicast for publish-subscribe, sequencing, and aggregation. These flexible integration capabilities are able to support your choice of solution architecture, including service-oriented, event-oriented, data-driven, and file-based (batch or real-time).

The latest version of IBM ODM provides new IBM Decision Server Rules Edition for Integration Bus that allows software architects and developers to more easily integrate decision services with IBM Operational Decision Manager support through native IBM Integration Bus.

IBM Integration Bus V9.0 delivers key enhancements that enable greater visibility and insight of data as it flows through the bus. These facilitate more intelligent data processing and operational management of an integration solution and allow you to: