Chapter 6. Executing Drools Remotely
In this chapter, we will cover:
Knowledge services and multiple endpoints configuration
Deploying the Drools Server in JBoss AS 5.x
Creating commands with XStream marshallers
Using the REST interface to execute commands
Testing the SOAP interface with soapUI
One of the latest interesting features of Drools is the possibility to execute rules remotely. The Drools 5.2 release allows the creation of declarative services using Apache Camel integration to interact with knowledge sessions. Thanks to this integration, the Drools developers have provided a ready-to-use execution server, commonly known as the Drools Server, which uses all the advantages provided by Apache Camel to be integrated with the Apache ...