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Status Planned for future release
Created by Guest
Created on Aug 3, 2020

Enhancement of the REST-API to filter rules based on metadata

We use the REST interface to display rules and tables from the Decision Center in the customer's standard applications. Only a certain part of the rules is of interest, never all of them. Therefore, only those rules that are relevant should be retrievable via the REST-interface using a filter. A key criterion is when the last change was made to the rules.

Currently, all the rules of a decision service must be queried in order to determine those that have recently been changed. With several thousand rules, this can take several minutes.

Idea Priority Medium
Use Case
Querying the rules via the REST interface: get /v1/projects/{projectId}/rules?q=lastChangedOn>2020-07-01 Returns all rules for the specified projectId that were changed after 2020-07-01.
RFE ID 144381
RFE URL
RFE Product IBM Operational Decision Manager
  • Guest
    Apr 7, 2021

    Hi,

    I definitively agree with that idea. We have a similar business case: rules have to be deployed on test and then production environment. We baseline each deployment on test. Before baselining, we look for new modifications on rules with the same query as mentionned. If no rules has been updated, new baseline is not needed.

    The only way I have for the mmoment is to load all the deployable rules and search by myslef this date. It would be more efficient to be able to query directly throw REST API.


    Ludovic

  • Guest
    Aug 18, 2020

    Hello,

    Thank you for taking the time to suggest an enhancement to IBM Operational Decision Manager. Your request may not be delivered within the release currently under development, but the theme aligns with our current roadmap and, as such, is being tagged for future consideration. IBM may consider and evaluate any community feedback for your request through activities such as voting and we may reach out to you about this request to discuss additional details with you in the future.

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