This book is written for readers who have varying levels of
familiarity with ODM. It doesnít focus on any particular vendorís
offering; instead, it talks about the features of ODM as a
model for managing operational decision-making.
This book isnít about offline business intelligence systems.
While those systems are very valuable, the focus of this book
is on automated decisions that can be executed in real time in
conjunction with your business applications and processes.