A short diversion to DAMA (for Semantic CEP)

TIBCO presented at this year's DAMA conference on Semantic Complex Event Processing; for the rest of the time, with upwards of 10 (!)...

OMG BPMN 2: comments for CEP

The 2 submitting teams' proposals for version 2 of the BPM notation standard, BPMN, were presented at OMG this week. As CEP pundits know,...

CEP as the EDA Application Server?

One of the common questions for Technical Architects today is whether any particular application should be implemented as conventional, orchestrated, BPM-SOA , or as...

AAAI, Processes and Rules (and probably Events, too)

The (newly renamed) Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (AAAI) is running a (series of) Symposia in Stanford in March '08, with topics...

2nd Generation SOA = EDA + CEP?

A recent Infoworld advertorial had an interesting box (see pg 14) indicating that "Second Generation SOA" is about Event Driven Architecture, Complex Event...

BRForum07 – the CEP angle (2) – Intelligent Processes

At Business Rules Forum this week, Stephen Hendrick from IDC presented a keynote on IDC's opinion of where "business rules" fit in the grand...

CEP applied to BPM (for dynamic BPM)

The first Gartner Event Processing conference in Orlando, FL in September came directly after the Gartner BPM conference. Many BPM attendees decided to stick...

Is a CEP application a “Managed Process”?

There has been lots of chat on the OMG BMI mailing list recently on the future of BPMN (the popular process orchestration...

CEP in BPM: But Will It Blend? (aka BPMI ThinkTanks 2007 report)

Although the BPMI ThinkTank events are mostly of interest to the BPM, as opposed to CEP, community, it is probably worth reporting some of...

CEP and Alphabet Soup – BPM time

Confession time: BPM is a catch-all term for process execution mechanisms, workflow, and a few other concepts such as BAM, collaboration, and perhaps even...