Defining Events as a Foundation of an Event Notification Middleware for the Cloud Ecosystem

  • Rolf Sauter
  • Alex Stratz
  • Stella Gatziu Grivas
  • Marc Schaaf
  • Arne Koschel
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6882)


This paper discusses the foundations for the implementation of an event processing framework for cloud ecosystems. The idea is to provide standard functionalities which allow users to build cloud solutions capable to respond autonomously to upcoming events, altered environmental conditions or changing needs. Therefore we propose an event-driven-service-oriented architecture. It consists of a set of web services which implement publish and subscribe based communication, complex event processing, rule based activity execution and event routing mechanisms for a cloud ecosystem.


Cloud Computing Event processing SOA EDA CEP ECA Event Handling Event Routing 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Rolf Sauter
    • 1
  • Alex Stratz
    • 1
  • Stella Gatziu Grivas
    • 1
  • Marc Schaaf
    • 1
  • Arne Koschel
    • 2
  1. 1.University of Applied Sciences Northwestern SwitzerlandSwitzerland
  2. 2.University of Applied Sciences and Arts HannoverGermany

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