Getting Started with Oracle Event Processing 11g

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  • Immerse yourself and quickly understand the world of real-time event stream processing.
  • Get to grips with Event-Driven Architecture and event processing applications in minutes.
  • Be educated by the experts on Event Processing Network modeling and the best approaches on how to create and modify them.
  • Understand the power of the Continuous Query Language (CQL) and the right patterns for implementation so that you can achieve the best performance results.
  • Monitor and track the movement of people and resources using the unique capabilities provided by the integrated Oracle Spatial technology
  • Prepare for the future, familiarize yourself with the direction of Oracle Event Processing and get some hints and tips on what to should be research to keep ahead of the game
  • Learn how to perform pattern matching on events using the ANSI accepted CQL extensions.
  • Learn how to scale Oracle event processing applications using technologies such as JMS and Oracle Coherence Cache.

Events are everywhere, events which can have positive or negative impacts on our lives and important business decisions. These events can impact a company’s success, failure, and profitability. Technology now allows people from all walks of life to create Event Driven applications that will immediately and completely respond to the events that affect you and your business. So you are much more responsive to your customers, and competitive threats, and can take advantage of transient time sensitive situations.

"Getting Started with Oracle Event Processing" will let you benefit from the skills and years of experience from the original pioneers who were the driving force behind this immensely flexible, complete, and award winning Event Stream Processing technology. It provides all of the information needed to rapidly deliver and understand Event Driven Architecture (EDA) Applications. These can then be executed on the comprehensive and powerful integral Java Event Server platform which utilizes the hardware and operating system.

After an introduction into the benefits and uses of Event Stream Processing, this book uses tutorials and practical examples to teach you how to create valuable and rewarding Event Driven foundational applications. First you will learn how to solve Event Stream Processing problems, followed by the fundamentals of building an Oracle Event processing application in a step by step fashion. Exciting and unique topics are then covered: application construction, the powerful capabilities of the Oracle Event Processing language, CQL, monitoring and managing these applications, and the fascinating domain of real-time Geospatial Movement Analysis. Getting Started with Oracle Event Processing will provide a unique perspective on product creation, evolution and a solid understanding on how to effectively use the product.

  • A unique insight and fascinating event driven journey that breathes life into Oracle Event Processing.
  • Explore the evolution and major capabilities of this innovative Oracle product in a step by step, building block fashion.
  • Packed with samples and simple tutorials evolved through years of close collaboration with expert users and industry specialists.
  • Written by the team of professionals behind Oracle Complex Event Processing.
Page Count 340
Course Length 10 hours 12 minutes
ISBN 9781849684545
Date Of Publication 26 Mar 2013


Robin J. Smith

As a Product Management/Strategy Director at Oracle Corporation, Robin is responsible for the Event Driven Architecture and Complex Event Processing technologies, focused on the evolution and delivery of the award winning and innovative Oracle Event Processing product, a corner-stone technology of the Oracle Event Driven Architecture strategy. Previously at BEA Systems, he successfully delivered the BEA WebLogic Event Server, the industry’s first and only EDA CEP Java Application Server based on an exposed, customized OSGi™ framework. At Sun Microsystems, as a software Product Line Manager for 8 years, he focused on the product management and marketing for the core SOA technologies, Netscape Process Manager and the award winning Sun Java™ Studio Enterprise, a visual development and infrastructure environment focused on SOA, UML design tools and Java application profiling techniques. Over his career, Robin has worked in all of the major computing domains, acquiring expertise as an architect for a leading Universal Content Management System and designed, engineered, and implemented unique performance and systems management software for the Java Platform, AS/400 and VM Operating systems that have been used worldwide.

Alexandre Alves

Alexandre Alves has over 12 years of experience in software development working for large companies, such as IBM and Oracle. He has worked with network management, CORBA, JEE, web services, OSGi, BPEL, CEP, and middleware technologies in general. He is the co-author of the WS-BPEL 2.0 specification, co-author of BPEL for Java specification, author of the OSGi in Depth book, and a steering committee member of the Event Processing Technical Society (EPTS).

Lloyd Williams

Lloyd Williams has over 17 years of experience in the software development and IT industry. Lloyd graduated from Memorial University of Newfoundland in 1995 with a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) specializing in Management Information Systems and Operations Management. He then moved to California to start consulting in the telecommunications industry. Since then, he has worked with numerous Fortune 500 companies around the globe in every industry. Lloyd’s experience ranges from large telecommunications and automotive projects working with global systems integrators to leading the development of small event-driven RFID solutions at a small start-up. He is currently an Outbound Product Manager working for Oracle within the Business Integration team of the Oracle Fusion Middleware product family. He works with customers around the globe developing solutions that integrate Oracle Event Processing with SOA and BPM solutions.