The Forrester Wave: Complex Event Processing (CEP) Platforms, Q3 2009

Sep 30, 2009

Download Forrester Research, Inc. has named the Progress Apama complex event processing (CEP) platform as a standout leader in "The Forrester Wave�: Complex Event Processing Platforms, Q3 2009"(August 2009) Report. In this detailed review of products, the Apama platform received the top score in current offering and market presence.

According to the report: "Progress Apama earned high marks for its event processing features, its development tools, and its business end-user tools, propelling it into its position as a Leader.

The Forrester Research report evaluated the strengths and weaknesses of nine CEP platform vendors based on a comprehensive set of evaluation criteria. The report found that the Progress Apama platform both: ��[exhibited] across-the-board strength in runtime architecture, platform administration, CEP features, and tools for developers,� and ��[demonstrates] market maturity by earning sterling strategy scores for their planned enhancements, licensing options, and pricing transparency.�

The Forrester report defines CEP platform software as software that can �detect patterns of events (and expected events that didn�t occur) by filtering, correlating, contextualizing, and analyzing data captured from disparate live data sources to respond as defined using the platform�s development tools.� Download the full copy of "The Forrester Wave�: Complex Event Processing (CEP) Platforms, Q3 2009" now.