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Getting Started with Oracle Event Processing 11g by Lloyd Williams, Robin J. Smith, Alexandre Alves

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Chapter 3. Adapting Events for OEP

The first step in processing events is to set up adapters that receive and prepare the events for processing. Adapters are the event sources and event sinks at the beginning and the end of an application. This chapter explains how to use the out-of-the-box adapters (such as JMS, CSV, and HTTP pub-sub) and also how to create your own adapter for other protocols. We also demonstrate how you can enable re-use by packaging events and adapters in a separate bundle.

This chapter will cover the following topics:

  • Creating and converting events
  • Event type system
  • Platform adapters
  • Configuring your own custom adapter

Creating and converting events

One of the first tasks when writing an OEP application is to get the event data ...

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